Hoboken, New Jersey Population 2023

63,542

Hoboken is a city located in Hudson County New Jersey. With a 2023 population of 63,542, it is the 14th largest city in New Jersey and the 668th largest city in the United States.Hoboken is currently growing at a rate of 1.67% annually and its population has increased by 5.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 60,419 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Hoboken has a population density of 50,825 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hoboken is $189,092 with a poverty rate of 7.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Hoboken is 32 years, 31.7 years for males, and 32.2 years for females.

Hoboken Demographics

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

  • White: 77.23%
  • Asian: 11.86%
  • Two or more races: 6.26%
  • Black or African American: 2.88%
  • Other race: 1.72%
  • Native American: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hoboken, New Jersey is 63,542 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 60,419.

Hoboken, New Jersey Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Asian

Two or more races

Black or African American

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Hoboken Population by Race

Hoboken Population Pyramid 2023

Hoboken Median Age

32

Total

31.7

Male

32.2

Female

Hoboken Adults

There are 46,077 adults, (3,683 of whom are seniors) in Hoboken.

Hoboken Age Dependency

25.7

Age Dependency Ratio

8.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

17

Child Dependency Ratio

Hoboken Sex Ratio

Female26,74450.19%
Male26,53949.81%

Hoboken Population by Age

Hoboken Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.66

Average Family Size

2.07

Average Household Size

34.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Hoboken Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Hoboken Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hoboken Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.63%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 77.87%.

Hoboken Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$92,739

Average Earnings

$108,605

Average Male

$81,048

Average Female

Hoboken Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hoboken Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Hoboken Language

73.59% of Hoboken residents speak only English, while 26.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 11.32% of the population.

Hoboken Language

Hoboken Poverty by Race

rate

7.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.74%

Male Poverty Rate

6.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hoboken

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hoboken is Other, with 29.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hoboken is White, with 5.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.51%.

Hoboken Poverty

Hoboken Poverty Rate by Education

Hoboken Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hoboken Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Hoboken Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

39.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.9%

Male Marriage Rate

38.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Hoboken Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Hoboken Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Hoboken Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Hoboken Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

884

Number of Veterans

800

Male Veterans

84

Female Veterans

Hoboken Veterans by War

Hoboken Veterans by Age

count

Hoboken Veterans by Race

Hoboken Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

7.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hoboken Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

79.4%

Labor Force Participation

76.9%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Hoboken Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Hoboken Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Hoboken 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

33.44%

Born in Hoboken

71.09%

Native Born

17.10%

Foreign Born

9.01%

Non Citizen

8.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

71.09% of Hoboken residents were born in the United States, with 33.44% having been born in New Jersey. 9.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hoboken Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Hoboken Population by Year