In 2017, Carteret, NJ had a population of 24k people with a median age of 36.1 and a median household income of $73,892. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Carteret, NJ grew from 23,966 to 24,040, a 0.309% increase and its median household income grew from $67,776 to $73,892, a 9.02% increase.
The population of Carteret, NJ is 34.4% Hispanic or Latino, 28% White Alone, and 22.8% Asian Alone. 50.3% of the people in Carteret, NJ speak a non-English language, and 87.7% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Carteret, NJ is $267,500, and the homeownership rate is 58%. Most people in Carteret, NJ commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 29 minutes. The average car ownership in Carteret, NJ is 2 cars per household.