Hunterdon County, New Jersey Population 2020

Hunterdon County, New Jersey's estimated population is 124,886 with a growth rate of 0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hunterdon County, New Jersey is the 18th largest county in New Jersey.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2020124,886860.07%
2019124,800860.07%
2018124,714860.07%
2017124,628-40-0.03%
2016124,668-728-0.58%
2015125,396-451-0.36%
2014125,847-534-0.42%
2013126,381-215-0.17%
2012126,596-718-0.56%
2011127,314-5-0.00%
2010127,31919,54318.13%
1990107,77620,41523.37%
198087,36117,64325.31%
197069,71815,61128.85%
196054,10711,37126.61%
195042,7365,97016.24%
194036,7662,0385.87%
193034,7281,8435.60%
192032,885-684-2.04%
191033,569-938-2.72%
190034,507-848-2.40%
189035,355-3,215-8.34%
188038,5701,6074.35%
187036,9633,3099.83%
186033,6544,66416.09%
185028,9904,20116.95%
184024,789-6,271-20.19%
183031,0602,4568.59%
182028,6044,04816.48%
181024,5563,29515.50%
180021,2611,1085.50%
179020,1530.00%

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White113,71990.94%
Asian4,9343.95%
Black or African American3,3692.69%
Two or More Races1,6481.32%
Some Other Race1,2771.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native630.05%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander410.03%

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Population Pyramid 2020

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Median Age

46.2


Total

44.4


Male

47.3


Female

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Adults

There are 99,812 adults, (21,457 of whom are seniors) in Hunterdon County, New Jersey.

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Age Dependency

59.6

Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Sex Ratio

Female

62,604

50.06%

Male

62,447

49.94%

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Households and Families

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

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.5%8.5%
All83.3%16.7%
Non Family69.8%30.2%
Female68.4%31.6%
Male67.3%32.7%

83.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All47,1802.5683.3
Married29,7633.1191.5
Non Family12,5831.1869.8
Female3,3592.768.4
Male1,4752.9167.3

3.02

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7381.97%
9th to 12th Grade2,5972.94%
High School Graduate18,75521.21%
Some College13,63215.42%
Associates Degree5,7306.48%
Bachelors Degree27,15530.71%
Graduate Degree18,82521.29%

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White78,45075,29041,268
Hispanic4,5613,6791,299
Asian3,5463,4512,477
Black1,4531,291556
Other Race72942040
Multiple Races638584435
Islander322626
Native American1010

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 81.25%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$64,396$81,590$52,555
Less Than High School$28,583$32,072$18,453
High School Grad$41,457$52,724$30,628
Some College$49,985$64,927$36,449
Bachelors Degree$74,011$97,475$57,944
Graduate Degree$101,606$125,750$80,169

$64,396

Average Earnings

$81,590

Average Male

$52,555

Average Female

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Language

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Language by Age

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Language

89.28% of Hunterdon County, New Jersey residents speak only English, while 10.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.17% of the population.

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Poverty

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White106,2864,2854.03%
Hispanic7,1881,02114.20%
Black1,32831223.49%
Other87630935.27%
Asian4,9232104.27%
Multiple1,554392.51%

4.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.28%

Male Poverty Rate

5.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hunterdon County, New Jersey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hunterdon County, New Jersey is Other, with 35.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hunterdon County, New Jersey is Multiple, with 2.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.73%
High School7.43%
Some College4.93%
Bachelors or Greater1.92%

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Income

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$112,535$144,382
Families$140,904$168,395
Married Families$153,550-
Non Families$60,447$75,031

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Marital Status

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.8%

Male Marriage Rate

57.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Married by Age and Sex

Hunterdon 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.

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Marital Status by Race

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Veterans

5,486

Number of Veterans

5,308

Male Veterans

178

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,440
Korea722
Second Gulf War383
World War II377
First Gulf War366
Name Veterans % of Total
White5,3925.91%
Hispanic711.29%
Black381.39%
2 or More232.64%
Asian200.52%
Other80.79%
Hawaiian515.63%

$Hunterdon County, New Jersey Veterans by Education

4.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Employment Status

66.7%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Hunterdon 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

62.33%

Born in New Jersey

90.99%

Native Born

9.01%

Foreign Born

3.72%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.99% of Hunterdon County, New Jersey residents were born in the United States, with 62.33% having been born in New Jersey. 3.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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