Gloucester County, New Jersey Population 2020

Gloucester County, New Jersey's estimated population is 292,524 with a growth rate of 0.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gloucester County, New Jersey is the 14th largest county in New Jersey.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2020292,5245580.19%
2019291,9665580.19%
2018291,4085580.19%
2017290,8502030.07%
2016290,647-176-0.06%
2015290,8232930.10%
2014290,5308100.28%
2013289,720930.03%
2012289,6271490.05%
2011289,4785180.18%
2010288,96058,87825.59%
1990230,08230,16515.09%
1980199,91727,23615.77%
1970172,68137,84128.06%
1960134,84043,11347.00%
195091,72719,50827.01%
194072,2191,4172.00%
193070,80222,57846.82%
192048,22410,85629.05%
191037,3685,46317.12%
190031,9053,25611.37%
189028,6492,76310.67%
188025,8864,32420.05%
187021,5623,11816.91%
186018,4443,78925.85%
185014,655-10,783-42.39%
184025,438-2,993-10.53%
183028,4315,34223.14%
182023,0893,34516.94%
181019,7443,62922.52%
180016,1152,75220.59%
179013,3630.00%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White237,68681.72%
Black or African American29,95610.30%
Asian8,9493.08%
Two or More Races8,2462.84%
Some Other Race5,7431.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native1830.06%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander890.03%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Population Pyramid 2020

Gloucester County, New Jersey Median Age

40.3


Total

39.1


Male

41.5


Female

Gloucester County, New Jersey Adults

There are 225,730 adults, (43,423 of whom are seniors) in Gloucester County, New Jersey.

Gloucester County, New Jersey Age Dependency

59.5

Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Gloucester County, New Jersey Sex Ratio

Female

149,623

51.44%

Male

141,229

48.56%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Households and Families

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

Gloucester County, New Jersey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.7%7.3%
All80.2%19.8%
Male76.3%23.7%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Female61.6%38.4%

80.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All104,5872.7480.2
Married56,7143.3592.7
Non Family30,4901.2765.1
Female12,3753.3361.6
Male5,0083.376.3

3.28

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gloucester County, New Jersey Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,5382.27%
9th to 12th Grade9,7234.87%
High School Graduate65,85632.99%
Some College37,83618.95%
Associates Degree18,0469.04%
Bachelors Degree41,93521.01%
Graduate Degree21,69810.87%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White163,097153,07751,975
Black19,51717,8175,499
Hispanic9,2097,7212,533
Asian5,8105,0292,969
Other Race3,6722,884753
Multiple Races2,9592,5471,033
Native American11711772
Islander464629

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 63.04%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,078$61,499$41,616
Less Than High School$25,556$28,664$19,333
High School Grad$38,357$49,436$28,280
Some College$45,153$57,599$34,978
Bachelors Degree$64,592$76,111$56,522
Graduate Degree$83,493$103,328$72,434

$52,078

Average Earnings

$61,499

Average Male

$41,616

Average Female

Gloucester County, New Jersey Language

Gloucester County, New Jersey Language by Age

Gloucester County, New Jersey Language

91.24% of Gloucester County, New Jersey residents speak only English, while 8.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.58% of the population.

Gloucester County, New Jersey Poverty

Gloucester County, New Jersey Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White226,54512,2515.41%
Black29,2834,77016.29%
Hispanic16,9952,90817.11%
Multiple8,1602,02824.85%
Other5,48697117.70%
Asian8,8255646.39%

7.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.64%

Male Poverty Rate

8.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gloucester County, New Jersey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gloucester County, New Jersey is Multiple, with 24.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gloucester County, New Jersey is White, with 5.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.51%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.99%
High School7.64%
Some College5.01%
Bachelors or Greater2.00%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Income

Gloucester County, New Jersey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$85,160$102,325
Families$103,259$119,912
Married Families$116,448$134,612
Non Families$41,250$55,590

Gloucester County, New Jersey Marital Status

Gloucester County, New Jersey Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

48.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Gloucester County, New Jersey Married by Age and Sex

Gloucester County, New Jersey 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 35-44.

Gloucester County, New Jersey Marital Status by Race

Gloucester County, New Jersey Veterans

15,013

Number of Veterans

14,098

Male Veterans

915

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6,258
First Gulf War2,014
Second Gulf War1,756
Korea1,416
World War II778
Name Veterans % of Total
White13,2137.04%
Black1,5316.67%
Hispanic4934.37%
Asian1081.63%
Other711.66%
2 or More681.84%
Indian2212.02%

$Gloucester County, New Jersey Veterans by Education

4.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gloucester County, New Jersey Employment Status

67.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Gloucester County, New Jersey Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

57.76%

Born in New Jersey

94.68%

Native Born

5.32%

Foreign Born

1.69%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.68% of Gloucester County, New Jersey residents were born in the United States, with 57.76% having been born in New Jersey. 1.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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