In 2019, Bergen County, NJ had a population of 932k people with a median age of 42.1 and a median household income of $108,827. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Bergen County, NJ declined from 936,692 to 932,202, a −0.479% decrease and its median household income grew from $100,361 to $108,827, a 8.44% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Bergen County, NJ are White (Non-Hispanic) (55%), White (Hispanic) (16.6%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (16.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.11%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.49%). 41% of the households in Bergen County, NJ speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 89.4% of the residents in Bergen County, NJ are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Bergen County, NJ are Bergen Community College (2,188 degrees awarded in 2019), Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus (1,704 degrees), and Ramapo College of New Jersey (1,546 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Bergen County, NJ was $479,300, and the homeownership rate was 64.7%. Most people in Bergen County, NJ drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 32.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Bergen County, NJ was 2 cars per household.