In 2017, Elizabeth, NJ had a population of 129k people with a median age of 33.9 and a median household income of $45,186. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Elizabeth, NJ grew from 128,042 to 129,363, a 1.03% increase and its median household income grew from $43,831 to $45,186, a 3.09% increase.
The population of Elizabeth, NJ is 64.1% Hispanic or Latino, 16.9% Black or African American Alone, and 13.3% White Alone. 75.5% of the people in Elizabeth, NJ speak a non-English language, and 72.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Elizabeth, NJ are Yeshivas Be'er Yitzchok (12 degrees awarded in 2016).
The median property value in Elizabeth, NJ is $268,700, and the homeownership rate is 24.7%. Most people in Elizabeth, NJ commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Elizabeth, NJ is 1 car per household.