Gouldtown, New Jersey Population 2024

1,661

Gouldtown is a city located in Cumberland County and Salem County New Jersey. Gouldtown has a 2024 population of 1,661. Gouldtown is currently declining at a rate of -2.12% annually and its population has decreased by -7.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,805 in 2020.

The average household income in Gouldtown is $69,336 with a poverty rate of 12.31%. The median age in Gouldtown is 40.2 years: 38.4 years for males, and 41.5 years for females.

Gouldtown Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Gouldtown was:

  • Black or African American: 66.94%
  • White: 18.64%
  • Two or more races: 9.41%
  • Native American: 3.12%
  • Other race: 1.62%
  • Asian: 0.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
2.8 sq mi
Density (mi²)
587.80/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-7.98% (-144)
The current population of Gouldtown, New Jersey is 1,661 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,805.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
Black or African American1,16066.94%
White32318.64%
Two or more races1639.41%
Native American543.12%
Other race281.62%
Asian50.29%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

Black or African American

White

Two or more races

Native American

Other race

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Gouldtown Population by Race

Gouldtown Population Pyramid 2024

Gouldtown Median Age

40.2

Total

38.4

Male

41.5

Female

Gouldtown Adults

There are 1,333 adults, (267 of whom are seniors) in Gouldtown.

Gouldtown Age Dependency

62.6

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Gouldtown Sex Ratio

Female76243.97%
Male97156.03%

Gouldtown Population by Age

Gouldtown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All6402.7171.328.8
Married2673.247327
Non Family2121.0573.626.4
Female1214.4670.229.8
Male402.685050

3.39

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

71.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Gouldtown Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade16614.57%
Associates Degree665.79%
Bachelors Degree867.55%
Graduate Degree373.25%
High School Graduate55248.46%
Less Than 9th Grade817.11%
Some College15113.26%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Gouldtown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gouldtown Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
Black82969789
Hispanic126566
2+ Races83568
White825816
Native American54444
Other Race1860
Asian500

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 84.08%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.51%.

Gouldtown Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$56,250$61,250$0
Graduate Degree$0$88,750$68,750
High School Graduate$34,792$34,563$37,778
Less Than 9th Grade$33,750$44,375$24,000
Overall$41,719$41,875$41,563
Some College$44,063$37,500$45,625

$41,719

Average Earnings

$41,875

Average Male

$41,563

Average Female

Gouldtown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gouldtown Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Gouldtown Language

85.93% of Gouldtown residents speak only English, while 14.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.21% of the population.

Gouldtown Language

Gouldtown Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Hispanic31011537.1%
Black1,146574.97%
White1273325.98%
Multiple159106.29%
Other28621.43%
Native5411.85%

12.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.2%

Male Poverty Rate

13.7%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gouldtown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gouldtown is Hispanic, with 37.1% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gouldtown is Native, with 1.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.16%.

Gouldtown Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.62%
Some College8.76%
High School4.89%
Bachelors or Greater4.07%

Gouldtown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed15.38%
Male Unemployed9.09%
Female Employed5.25%
Male Employed4.6%

Gouldtown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gouldtown Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$64,167$83,046
Households$55,164$69,336
Married Families$72,292$-999,999,999
Non Families$34,737$38,476

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Gouldtown Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

37.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.8%

Male Marriage Rate

35.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Gouldtown Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Gouldtown Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Gouldtown Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Gouldtown Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

86

Number of Veterans

84

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam23
Second Gulf War14
First Gulf War3
Korea3
World War II3

Gouldtown Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
55 to 6424
65 to 7423
35 to 5420
75+16
18 to 343

Gouldtown Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
Black656.72%
White1910.05%
Hispanic117.05%
Native American23.7%

Gouldtown Veterans by Race

Gouldtown Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

2.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gouldtown Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

13.1%

Unemployment Rate

Gouldtown Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Gouldtown Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Gouldtown Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

79.69%

Born in Gouldtown

91.69%

Native Born

8.31%

Foreign Born

5.42%

Non Citizen

2.89%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.69% of Gouldtown residents were born in the United States, with 79.69% having been born in New Jersey. 5.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Gouldtown Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20241,661-36-2.12%
20231,697-36-2.08%
20221,7331287.98%
20211,605-200-11.08%
20201,80500%

Gouldtown Population by Year