In 2018, New Jersey had a population of 8.91M people with a median age of 40 and a median household income of $81,740. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of New Jersey declined from 9.01M to 8.91M, a -1.08% decrease and its median household income grew from $80,088 to $81,740, a 2.06% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in New Jersey are White (Non-Hispanic) (54.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.8%), White (Hispanic) (12.3%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (9.67%), and Other (Hispanic) (6.33%). 31.7% of the people in New Jersey speak a non-English language, and 90.6% are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in New Jersey was $344,000, and the homeownership rate was 64%. Most people in New Jersey drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30.9 minutes. The average car ownership in New Jersey was 2 cars per household.