New Jersey has a population of 8.94M people with a median age of 39.5 and a median household income of $76,126. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of New Jersey declined from 8.96M to 8.94M, a 0.15% decrease and its median household income grew from $72,222 to $76,126, a 5.41% increase.
The population of New Jersey is 55.5% White, 20% Hispanic, and 12.6% Black. 31.7% of the people in New Jersey speak a non-English language, and 89.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in New Jersey are Rutgers University-New Brunswick, with 11,798 graduates, Montclair State University, with 4,872 graduates, and Rowan University, with 3,428 graduates.
The median property value in New Jersey is $328,200, and the homeownership rate is 63.2%. Most people in New Jersey commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 30.3 minutes. The average car ownership in New Jersey is 2 cars per household.
New Jersey is the 11th most populated state in the United States and borders Delaware; New York; and Pennsylvania.