Pleasantville, New Jersey Population 2021

19,929
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Pleasantville is a city located in Atlantic County New Jersey. With a 2020 population of 19,929, it is the 48th largest city in New Jersey and the 1871st largest city in the United States . Pleasantville is currently declining at a rate of -0.55% annually and its population has decreased by -1.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,249 in 2010. Pleasantville reached it's highest population of 20,503 in 2012. Spanning over 7 miles, Pleasantville has a population density of 3,484 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pleasantville is $55,689 with a poverty rate of 23.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,159 per month, and the median house value is $131,800. The median age in Pleasantville is 35.1 years, 34.7 years for males, and 35.4 years for females.

Pleasantville Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 39.86%
  • White: 36.92%
  • Other race: 16.27%
  • Two or more races: 4.66%
  • Asian: 1.77%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
The current population of Pleasantville, New Jersey is 19,929 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 20,259.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 20,249.

Pleasantville, New Jersey Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American8,09139.86%
White7,49636.92%
Some Other Race3,30216.27%
Two or More Races9464.66%
Asian3591.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native840.41%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230.11%
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Pleasantville Population by Race

Pleasantville Population Pyramid $2021

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Pleasantville Median Age

35.1


Total

34.7


Male

35.4


Female

Pleasantville Adults

There are 15,240 adults, (2,427 of whom are seniors) in Pleasantville.

Pleasantville Age Dependency

58.4

Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Pleasantville Sex Ratio

Female

11,084

54.60%

Male

9,217

45.40%

Pleasantville Population by Age

Pleasantville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pleasantville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married61.1%38.9%
Male44.6%55.4%
All44.6%55.4%
Non Family37.1%62.9%
Female31.5%68.5%

44.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pleasantville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7742.9544.6
Married2,4003.9361.1
Non Family2,3841.3337.1
Female1,6493.6331.5
Male3414.1844.6

3.63

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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Pleasantville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,40010.60%
9th to 12th Grade1,81913.78%
High School Graduate4,80536.39%
Some College2,83021.43%
Associates Degree6054.58%
Bachelors Degree1,38210.47%
Graduate Degree3642.76%
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Pleasantville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pleasantville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black5,5844,540626
Hispanic5,5803,614604
Other Race1,9331,070165
White1,6861,450386
2+ Races41035241
Asian272224117
Native American847615
Islander2318

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 90.48%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.01%.

Pleasantville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,012$30,163$25,970
Less Than 9th Grade$23,632$27,269$20,527
High School Graduate$24,946$26,849$21,730
Some College$35,200$40,362$31,087
Bachelors Degree$30,511$26,771$35,690
Graduate Degree$77,788$90,769$

$28,012

Average Earnings

$30,163

Average Male

$25,970

Average Female

Pleasantville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pleasantville Language by Age

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Pleasantville Language

52.00% of Pleasantville residents speak only English, while 48.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 41.87% of the population.

Pleasantville Language

Pleasantville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic9,4902,67728.21%
Black7,9961,66320.80%
Other3,29096029.18%
Multiple94633935.84%
White1,96625713.07%
Asian350236.57%
Native8422.38%

23.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.41%

Male Poverty Rate

26.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pleasantville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pleasantville is Multiple, with 35.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pleasantville is Native, with 2.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.59%.

Pleasantville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.27%
High School17.87%
Some College14.23%
Bachelors or Greater10.28%

Pleasantville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed40.32%
Male Unemployed23.66%
Female Employed12.36%
Male Employed7.11%

Pleasantville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pleasantville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,991$55,689
Families$48,931$61,204
Married Families$66,600-
Non Families$22,743$39,888
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Income by Household Type

Pleasantville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.5%

Male Marriage Rate

28.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Pleasantville Married by Age and Sex

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Pleasantville Marriage

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

Pleasantville Marital Status by Race

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Pleasantville Marital Status

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694

Number of Veterans

603

Male Veterans

91

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam235
Second Gulf War204
First Gulf War58
Korea12
World War II5

Pleasantville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64238
18 to 34146
65 to 74128
75+93
35 to 5489

Pleasantville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3316.04%
Black2984.68%
Hispanic1572.45%
Other Race431.77%
2+ Races224.67%

Pleasantville Veterans by Race

Pleasantville Veterans by Education

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11.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pleasantville Veterans by Education

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64.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Pleasantville Employment by Age

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Pleasantville Employment by Race

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Pleasantville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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52.56%

Born in Pleasantville

70.82%

Native Born

29.18%

Foreign Born

17.54%

Non Citizen

11.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

70.82% of Pleasantville residents were born in the United States, with 52.56% having been born in New Jersey. 17.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pleasantville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202119,929-110-0.55%
202020,039-110-0.55%
201920,149-110-0.54%
201820,259-144-0.71%
201720,4031750.87%
201620,228-234-1.14%
201520,4621650.81%
201420,297-131-0.64%
201320,428-75-0.37%
201220,5032361.16%
201120,267-17-0.08%
201020,2841,2720.65%
200019,0122,9851.72%
199016,0272,5921.78%
198013,435-572-0.42%
197014,007-1,165-0.80%
196015,1723,2342.43%
195011,9388880.78%
194011,050-530-0.47%
193011,5805,6937.00%
19205,8871,4972.98%
19104,3900.00%

Pleasantville Population by Year