In 2018, Hudson County, NJ had a population of 676k people with a median age of 35.3 and a median household income of $74,414. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Hudson County, NJ declined from 691,643 to 676,061, a -2.25% decrease and its median household income grew from $67,154 to $74,414, a 10.8% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hudson County, NJ are White (Non-Hispanic) (28.4%), White (Hispanic) (24.8%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (15.8%), Other (Hispanic) (13.5%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.4%). 59.1% of the households in Hudson County, NJ speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 77.4% of the residents in Hudson County, NJ are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hudson County, NJ are Stevens Institute of Technology (2,963 degrees awarded in 2019), New Jersey City University (1,751 degrees), and Hudson County Community College (892 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Hudson County, NJ was $405,200, and the homeownership rate was 33.1%. Most people in Hudson County, NJ used public transit to get to work, and the average commute time was 36.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Hudson County, NJ was 1 car per household.