Sussex County PUMA, NJ

Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA)

Add Comparison
Population
142,966
0.748% 1-year decline
US Senator
Bob Menendez
Democratic Party
US Senator
Cory Booker
Democratic Party
Median Age
44.5

Poverty Rate
5.1%

Median Household Income
$90,728
1.45% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$265,900
0.72% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
71,486
0.419% 1-year decline

About

In 2018, Sussex County PUMA, NJ had a population of 143k people with a median age of 44.5 and a median household income of $90,728. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Sussex County PUMA, NJ declined from 144,043 to 142,966, a -0.748% decrease and its median household income grew from $89,434 to $90,728, a 1.45% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sussex County PUMA, NJ are White (Non-Hispanic) (86.8%), White (Hispanic) (6.12%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.08%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.25%). 9.55% of the people in Sussex County PUMA, NJ speak a non-English language, and 97.8% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Sussex County PUMA, NJ are Sussex County Community College (467 degrees awarded in 2017).

The median property value in Sussex County PUMA, NJ is $265,900, and the homeownership rate is 82.5%. Most people in Sussex County PUMA, NJ commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 36.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Sussex County PUMA, NJ is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for New Jersey. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.

This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in New Jersey, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Impact on Employment

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for New Jersey.

This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in New Jersey (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Community Mobility

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for New Jersey.

This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of New Jersey across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in New Jersey went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 55.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (41.4%), followed by Gary Johnson (1.87%). The most partisan county was Essex County, NJ with 77.5% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

Bob Menendez and Cory Booker are the senators currently representing the state of New Jersey. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Sussex County PUMA, NJ is currently represented by 12 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

Presidential voting results are only available at the county level. Showing data for the counties inside of New Jersey.
Hillary Rodham Clinton
Popular Vote for New Jersey
55.5% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in New Jersey
  1. 77.5% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  2. 74.7% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  3. 66.9% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in New Jersey was Essex County, NJ with 77.5% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

The following map shows the counties in New Jersey colored by their party leaning.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

US Senators from New Jersey

Senatorial voting results are only available at the state level. Showing data for New Jersey.
Bob Menendez
Senator from New Jersey1
Assumed office on January 18, 2006
Cory Booker
Senator from New Jersey2
Assumed office on October 31, 2013
Elected to succeed Jeffrey Chiesa, who was appointed to the seat following the death of Frank Lautenberg.

Bob Menendez and Cory Booker are the senators currently representing New Jersey.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in New Jersey over time, colored by their political party.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

US Representatives from New Jersey

New Jersey is currently represented by 12 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Sussex County PUMA, NJ have changed over time starting in 2008.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Sussex County PUMA, NJ is home to a population of 143k people, from which 97.8% are citizens. As of 2018, 7.89% of Sussex County PUMA, NJ residents were born outside of the country (11.3k people).

In 2018, there were 14.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (124k people) in Sussex County PUMA, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 8.75k White (Hispanic) and 2.98k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Sussex County PUMA, NJ are Spanish (5,856 speakers), Polish (1,380 speakers), and Italian (676 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Sussex County PUMA, NJ
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    124k ± 174
  2. White (Hispanic)
    8.75k ± 476
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    2.98k ± 216
7.81%
Hispanic Population
11.2k people

In 2018, there were 14.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (124k people) in Sussex County PUMA, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 8.75k White (Hispanic) and 2.98k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

7.81% of the people in Sussex County PUMA, NJ are hispanic (11.2k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Sussex County PUMA, NJ as a share of the total population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    5,856 speakers (4.29%)
  2. Polish
    1,380 speakers (1.01%)
  3. Italian
    676 speakers (0.495%)

9.55% of Sussex County PUMA, NJ citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.9%. In 2018, the most common non-English language spoken in Sussex County PUMA, NJ was Spanish. 4.29% of the overall population of Sussex County PUMA, NJ are native Spanish speakers. 1.01% speak Polish and 0.495% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

7.89%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
11.3k people
7.8%
2016 Foreign-Born Population
11.3k people

As of 2018, 7.89% of Sussex County PUMA, NJ residents (11.3k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Sussex County PUMA, NJ was 7.8%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Sussex County PUMA, NJ compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Age by Nativity

44
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.3
50
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.2

In 2018, the median age of all people in Sussex County PUMA, NJ was 44.5. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 44, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 50. But people in Sussex County PUMA, NJ are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all Sussex County PUMA, NJ residents was 44.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Poland
    644 ± 622 people
  2. Italy
    625 ± 612 people
  3. Philippines
    607 ± 604 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Sussex County PUMA, NJ was Poland, the natal country of 644 Sussex County PUMA, NJ residents, followed by Italy with 625 and Philippines with 607.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Citizenship

97.8%
2018 Citizenship
97.6%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 97.8% of Sussex County PUMA, NJ residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Sussex County PUMA, NJ was 97.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Sussex County PUMA, NJ compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    3,218 ± 283
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    945 ± 226
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    698 ± 204

Sussex County PUMA, NJ has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.41 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Economy

Median household income in Sussex County PUMA, NJ is $90,728. In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Sussex County PUMA, NJ was Somerset County (North & West) PUMA, NJ with a value of $153,199, followed by Ridgewood Village, Glen Rock & Westwood Boroughs PUMA, NJ and Essex County (Southwest) PUMA, NJ, with respective values of $147,821 and $144,550.

Males in Sussex County PUMA, NJ have an average income that is 1.36 times higher than the average income of females, which is $62,065. The income inequality in Sussex County PUMA, NJ (measured using the Gini index) is 0.467, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Sussex County PUMA, NJ employs 71.5k people. The largest industries in Sussex County PUMA, NJ are Elementary & secondary schools (6,216 people), Construction (5,670 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (3,623 people), and the highest paying industries are Farm supplies merchant wholesalers ($269,949), Software publishing ($215,497), and Glass & glass product manufacturing ($180,827).

Wages

Median Household Income

$90,728
2018 value
± $2,127
1.45%
1 Year Growth
± 3.26%

Households in Sussex County PUMA, NJ have a median annual income of $90,728, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $89,434 in 2017, which represents a 1.45% annual growth.

The following chart shows how the median household income in Sussex County PUMA, NJ compares to that of its neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$84,592
Average Male Salary in Sussex County PUMA, NJ
± $10,897
$62,065
Average Female Salary in Sussex County PUMA, NJ
± $7,740

In 2017, full-time male employees in Sussex County PUMA, NJ made 1.36 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Sussex County PUMA, NJ by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Sussex County PUMA, NJ
  1. Asian
    $75,641 ± $56,339
  2. White
    $63,115 ± $6,343
  3. Black
    $55,414 ± $32,776

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Sussex County PUMA, NJ workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.2 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Sussex County PUMA, NJ.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Sussex County PUMA, NJ by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

0.467
2017 Wage GINI in Sussex County PUMA, NJ
0.469
2016 Wage GINI in Sussex County PUMA, NJ

In 2017, the income inequality in Sussex County PUMA, NJ was 0.467 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.431% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Sussex County PUMA, NJ was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Sussex County PUMA, NJ in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Sussex County PUMA, NJ across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.

In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Sussex County PUMA, NJ was Somerset County (North & West) PUMA, NJ with a value of $153,199, followed by Ridgewood Village, Glen Rock & Westwood Boroughs PUMA, NJ and Essex County (Southwest) PUMA, NJ, with respective values of $147,821 and $144,550.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Sussex County PUMA, NJ colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 45 - 54
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

5.1% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Sussex County PUMA, NJ (7.22k out of 142k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 45 - 54, followed by Males 55 - 64 and then Females 35 - 44.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    6,301 ± 484
  2. Hispanic
    842 ± 240
  3. Black
    464 ± 165

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Sussex County PUMA, NJ is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

71.5k
2017 Value
-0.419%
1 Year decline
± -0.419%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Sussex County PUMA, NJ declined at a rate of -0.419%, from 71.8k employees to 71.5k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Sussex County PUMA, NJ, are Miscellaneous managers (2,283 people), Secretaries & administrative assistants (2,171 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (2,153 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Sussex County PUMA, NJ.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Sussex County PUMA, NJ, by number of employees, are Miscellaneous managers (2,283 people), Secretaries & administrative assistants (2,171 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (2,153 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Sussex County PUMA, NJ has an unusually high number of residents working as Animal trainers (6.1 times higher than expected), Stationary engineers & boiler operators (3.48 times), and Court, municipal, & license clerks (3.45 times).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Sussex County PUMA, NJ, by average salary, are Producers & directors ($200,926), Physicians & surgeons ($185,155), and Chief executives & legislators ($179,487).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries

Employment by Industries

71.5k
2017 Value
-0.419%
1 Year decline
± -0.419%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Sussex County PUMA, NJ declined at a rate of -0.419%, from 71.8k employees to 71.5k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Sussex County PUMA, NJ, are Elementary & secondary schools (6,216 people), Construction (5,670 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (3,623 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Sussex County PUMA, NJ, though some of these residents may live in Sussex County PUMA, NJ and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common industries in Sussex County PUMA, NJ, by number of employees, are Elementary & secondary schools (6,216 people), Construction (5,670 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (3,623 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Sussex County PUMA, NJ has an unusually high number of Soap, cleaning compound, & cosmetics manufacturing (4.17 times higher than expected), Electronic & precision equipment repair and maintenance (3.09 times), and Fuel dealers (3.01 times) industries.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Sussex County PUMA, NJ, by average salary, are Farm supplies merchant wholesalers ($269,949), Software publishing ($215,497), and Glass & glass product manufacturing ($180,827).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from New Jersey to other states, or from other states to New Jersey.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $48.1B
  2. $36.5B
  3. $35.3B

In 2015, the top outbound New Jersey product (by dollars) was Pharmaceuticals with $48.1B, followed by Electronics ($36.5B) and Motorized vehicles ($35.3B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound New Jersey products.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for New Jersey.
$467B
2015 Value in New Jersey
$734B
Projected 2045 Value in New Jersey
57.1% growth

In 2015, total outbound New Jersey trade was $467B. This is expected to increase 57.1% to $734B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound New Jersey trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from New Jersey to other states, or from other states to New Jersey.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $70.5B
  2. $48.9B
  3. $16.6B

In 2015, the top outbound New Jersey domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New York with $70.5B, followed by Pennsylvania with $48.9B and California and $16.6B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that New Jersey shares with each state (excluding itself).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Education

In 2017, universities in Sussex County PUMA, NJ awarded 467 degrees. The student population of Sussex County PUMA, NJ is skewed towards men, with 1,265 male students and 1,264 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Sussex County PUMA, NJ are White (397 and 85%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (36 and 7.71%), Two or More Races (14 and 3%), and Asian (8 and 1.71%).

The largest universities in Sussex County PUMA, NJ by number of degrees awarded are Sussex County Community College (467 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Sussex County PUMA, NJ are Liberal Arts & Sciences (207 and 44.3%), General Business Administration & Management (63 and 13.5%), and Biological & Physical Sciences (55 and 11.8%).

The median tuition costs in Sussex County PUMA, NJ are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 204 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 63 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 55 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Sussex County PUMA, NJ was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 204 degree-majorss awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Sussex County PUMA, NJ according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
467 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2017, the Sussex County PUMA, NJ institution with the largest number of graduating students was Sussex County Community College with 467 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Gender for Common Institutions

192
Degrees Awarded to Men
275
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 192 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Sussex County PUMA, NJ, which is 0.698 times less than the 275 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Sussex County PUMA, NJ by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    397 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    36 degrees awarded
  3. Two or More Races
    14 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Sussex County PUMA, NJ were to White students. These 397 degrees mean that there were 11 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 36 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in Sussex County PUMA, NJ was $265,900 in 2018, which is 1.16 times larger than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $264,000 to $265,900, a 0.72% increase. The homeownership rate in Sussex County PUMA, NJ is 82.5%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Sussex County PUMA, NJ have an average commute time of 36.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Sussex County PUMA, NJ is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$265,900
2018 Median
± $3,544
$264,000
2017 Median
± $3,615

In 2018, the median property value in Sussex County PUMA, NJ grew to to $265,900 from the previous year's value of $264,000.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Sussex County PUMA, NJ compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Sussex County PUMA, NJ the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$90,728
Median Household Income
± $2,127
53.6k
Number of Households
± 1,279

In 2018, the median household income of the 53.6k households in Sussex County PUMA, NJ grew to $90,728 from the previous year's value of $89,434.

The following chart displays the households in Sussex County PUMA, NJ distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Sussex County PUMA, NJ distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Sussex County PUMA, NJ the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

82.5%
2018 Homeownership
82.7%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 82.5% of the housing units in Sussex County PUMA, NJ were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 82.7%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Sussex County PUMA, NJ compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

36.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Sussex County PUMA, NJ have a longer commute time (36.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 7.5% of the workforce in Sussex County PUMA, NJ have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Sussex County PUMA, NJ compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    83.8%
  2. Carpooled
    7.17%
  3. Worked At Home
    5.51%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Sussex County PUMA, NJ was Drove Alone (83.8%), followed by those who Carpooled (7.17%) and those who Worked At Home (5.51%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Sussex County PUMA, NJ distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Sussex County PUMA, NJ have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

95.2% of the population of Sussex County PUMA, NJ has health coverage, with 62.2% on employee plans, 8.58% on Medicaid, 12.9% on Medicare, 10.9% on non-group plans, and 0.613% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in New Jersey was $8,859 in 2014. This is a 4.91% increase from the previous year ($8,444).

Primary care physicians in New Jersey see 1184 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.11% increase from the previous year (1171 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1187 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 534 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Salem County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (12.1%). Additionally, Cumberland County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (34.7%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for New Jersey.
1,184 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in New Jersey

Primary care physicians in New Jersey see an average of 1,184 patients per year. This represents a 1.11% increase from the previous year (1,171 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in New Jersey in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for New Jersey.
$8,859
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in New Jersey
$5,081
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$8,049
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$12,614
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in New Jersey (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.91%, from $8,444 to $8,859.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Coverage

4.79%
Uninsured
62.2%
Employer Coverage
8.58%
Medicaid
12.9%
Medicare
10.9%
Non-Group
0.613%
Military or VA

Between N/A and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Sussex County PUMA, NJ N/A by N/A from N/A% to 4.79%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Sussex County PUMA, NJ changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 12.1% prevalence
  2. 11.7% prevalence
  3. 11.7% prevalence

Salem County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in New Jersey, at 12.1%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in New Jersey by county over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart