Rumson, New Jersey Population 2024

7,134

Rumson is a city located in Monmouth County New Jersey. Rumson has a 2024 population of 7,134. Rumson is currently declining at a rate of -0.67% annually and its population has decreased by -2.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,326 in 2020.

The average household income in Rumson is $424,834 with a poverty rate of 3.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Rumson is 43.1 years, 41.2 years for males, and 44.2 years for females.

Rumson Demographics

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

  • White: 95.61%
  • Two or more races: 2.33%
  • Asian: 1.3%
  • Other race: 0.45%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.18%
  • Black or African American: 0.11%
  • Native American: 0.01%
Land Area (mi²)
5.1 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,408.0/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-2.62% (-192)
The current population of Rumson, New Jersey is 7,134 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 7,326.

Rumson, New Jersey Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White6,96595.61%
Two or more races1702.33%
Asian951.3%
Other race330.45%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander130.18%
Black or African American80.11%
Native American10.01%

White

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Black or African American

Native American

Rumson Population by Race

Rumson Population Pyramid 2024

Rumson Median Age

43.1

Total

41.2

Male

44.2

Female

Rumson Adults

There are 5,226 adults, (937 of whom are seniors) in Rumson.

Rumson Age Dependency

69.9

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48

Child Dependency Ratio

Rumson Sex Ratio

Female3,35846.09%
Male3,92753.91%

Rumson Population by Age

Rumson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2,3033.1692.77.3
Married1,7003.5895.34.7
Non Family3961.3981.118.9
Female1413.211000
Male662.6481.818.2

3.49

Average Family Size

3.16

Average Household Size

92.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Rumson Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade260.59%
Associates Degree1994.48%
Bachelors Degree1,93943.63%
Graduate Degree1,50933.96%
High School Graduate3137.04%
Less Than 9th Grade80.18%
Some College45010.13%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Rumson Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rumson Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White4,2124,1793,310
Hispanic13913860
2+ Races51519
Asian505050
Other Race262626
Black880
Native American100

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

Rumson Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$172,348$216,818$55,197
Graduate Degree$211,429$250,001$90,909
High School Graduate$59,125$73,333$0
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$165,761$207,644$65,066
Some College$0$0$0

$165,761

Average Earnings

$207,644

Average Male

$65,066

Average Female

Rumson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rumson Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Rumson Language

92.15% of Rumson residents speak only English, while 7.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.43% of the population.

Rumson Language

Rumson Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White6,7621802.66%
Multiple1706135.88%
Hispanic2364318.22%
Asian951515.79%
Black8562.5%
Native11100%

3.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.24%

Male Poverty Rate

2.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rumson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rumson is Native, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rumson is White, with 2.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.13%.

Rumson Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade76.47%
Some College10.48%
High School9.27%
Bachelors or Greater2.76%

Rumson Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed20%
Male Unemployed11.54%
Male Employed4.2%
Female Employed3.62%

Rumson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rumson Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$250,001$489,500
Households$250,001$424,834
Married Families$250,001$-999,999,999
Non Families$68,333$111,614

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Rumson Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

61.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

64.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Rumson Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Rumson Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Rumson Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Rumson Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

151

Number of Veterans

151

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam104
First Gulf War12
World War II12
Korea10
Second Gulf War0

Rumson Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
75+77
65 to 7449
55 to 6413
35 to 5412
18 to 340

Rumson Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White1512.98%

Rumson Veterans by Race

Rumson Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rumson Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

62.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Rumson Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Rumson Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Rumson 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

52.63%

Born in Rumson

95.59%

Native Born

4.41%

Foreign Born

0.66%

Non Citizen

3.75%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.59% of Rumson residents were born in the United States, with 52.63% having been born in New Jersey. 0.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Rumson Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20296,894-48-0.69%
20286,942-48-0.69%
20276,990-48-0.68%
20267,038-48-0.68%
20257,086-48-0.67%
20247,134-48-0.67%
20237,182-48-0.66%
20227,230-60-0.82%
20217,290-36-0.49%
20207,3266028.95%
20196,724-44-0.65%
20186,768-47-0.69%
20176,815210.31%
20166,794-26-0.38%
20156,820-6-0.09%
20146,826-76-1.1%
20136,902-57-0.82%
20126,959-73-1.04%
20117,032-40-0.57%
20107,072-65-0.91%
20007,1374366.51%
19906,701-922-12.09%
19807,6232022.72%
19707,4211,01615.86%
19606,4052,36158.38%
19504,0441,11838.21%
19402,92600%
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Rumson Population by Year