Camden County, New Jersey Population 2024

526,473

Camden County, New Jersey's estimated 2024 population is 526,473 with a growth rate of 0.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Camden County, New Jersey is the 8th largest county in New Jersey. The 2010 population was 513,283 and has seen a growth of 2.57% since that time.

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029530,3887830.15%
2028529,6057830.15%
2027528,8227830.15%
2026528,0397830.15%
2025527,2567830.15%
2024526,4737830.15%
2023525,6907830.15%
2022524,9077830.15%
2021524,1241,0500.2%
2020523,07416,5713.27%
2019506,503-182-0.04%
2018506,6851970.04%
2017506,488-631-0.12%
2016507,119-641-0.13%
2015507,760-649-0.13%
2014508,409-1,574-0.31%
2013509,983-1,653-0.32%
2012511,636-974-0.19%
2011512,610-673-0.13%
2010513,283
1990502,82431,1746.61%
1980471,65015,3593.37%
1970456,29164,25616.39%
1960392,03591,29230.36%
1950300,74345,01617.6%
1940255,7273,4151.35%
1930252,31261,80432.44%
1920190,50848,47934.13%
1910142,02934,38631.94%
1900107,64319,95622.76%
189087,68724,74539.31%
188062,94216,74936.26%
187046,19311,73634.06%
186034,4579,03535.54%
185025,422-504,966-95.21%
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2024 Growth Rate
0.15% (783)
County Website
Camden County
County Seat
2010 Population
513,283
Area
221 mi²
Density
2382 people/mi²
Growth Since 2010
2.57% (13,190)
Founded
March 13, 1844

Camden County, New Jersey Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White304,11258.19%
Black or African American100,87419.3%
Other race49,2719.43%
Two or more races36,0486.9%
Asian30,9645.93%
Native American1,1180.21%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander1940.04%
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White

Black or African American

Other race

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Camden County, New Jersey Population by Race

Camden County, New Jersey Population Pyramid 2024

Camden County, New Jersey Median Age

38.7

Total

37.4

Male

40.2

Female

Camden County, New Jersey Adults

There are 404,215 adults, (83,495 of whom are seniors) in Camden County, New Jersey.

Camden County, New Jersey Age Dependency

62.9

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Camden County, New Jersey Sex Ratio

Female268,97751.47%
Male253,60448.53%

Camden County, New Jersey Population by Age

Camden County, New Jersey Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All198,7572.665.434.6
Married86,7353.2985.614.4
Non Family68,5231.2247.852.2
Female31,3393.385149
Male12,1603.3557.842.2
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3.22

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

65.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Camden County, New Jersey Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Camden County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Camden County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.54%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 53.52%.

Camden County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$53,043

Average Earnings

$60,706

Average Male

$45,752

Average Female

Camden County, New Jersey Earnings by Educational Attainment

Camden County, New Jersey Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Camden County, New Jersey Language

79.14% of Camden County, New Jersey residents speak only English, while 20.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.56% of the population.

Camden County, New Jersey Language

Camden County, New Jersey Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Hispanic94,19923,37124.81%
White281,11618,7836.68%
Black98,45618,15918.44%
Other48,98214,08528.76%
Multiple35,8376,13317.11%
Asian30,7263,26110.61%
Native1,11848643.47%
Islander1943115.98%
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12.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.94%

Male Poverty Rate

13.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Camden County, New Jersey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Camden County, New Jersey is Native, with 43.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Camden County, New Jersey is White, with 6.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.22%.

Camden County, New Jersey Poverty

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.31%
High School12.6%
Some College9.84%
Bachelors or Greater4.12%
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Camden County, New Jersey Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed29.66%
Male Unemployed23.41%
Female Employed5.91%
Male Employed4.38%
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Camden County, New Jersey Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Camden County, New Jersey Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Camden County, New Jersey Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

41.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Camden County, New Jersey Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Camden County, New Jersey 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 45-54.

Camden County, New Jersey Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Camden County, New Jersey Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

21,684

Number of Veterans

19,530

Male Veterans

2,154

Female Veterans

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Camden County, New Jersey Veterans by War

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Camden County, New Jersey Veterans by Age

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Camden County, New Jersey Veterans by Race

Camden County, New Jersey Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

7.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.1%

Veteran Disability Rate

Camden County, New Jersey Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

66.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Camden County, New Jersey Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Camden County, New Jersey Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Camden County, New Jersey 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

54.27%

Born in Camden County, New Jersey

88.19%

Native Born

11.81%

Foreign Born

5.01%

Non Citizen

6.8%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.19% of Camden County, New Jersey residents were born in the United States, with 54.27% having been born in New Jersey. 5.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Camden County, New Jersey Place of Birth

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