In 2021, North Plainfield, NJ had a population of 22.6k people with a median age of 36.6 and a median household income of $76,355. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of North Plainfield, NJ grew from 21,445 to 22,635, a 5.55% increase and its median household income declined from $77,160 to $76,355, a −1.04% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in North Plainfield, NJ are White (Non-Hispanic) (22.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (21.1%), White (Hispanic) (20.3%), Other (Hispanic) (16.7%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (11.2%).
None of the households in North Plainfield, NJ reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
81.3% of the residents in North Plainfield, NJ are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in North Plainfield, NJ was $285,000, and the homeownership rate was 57%.
Most people in North Plainfield, NJ drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 33 minutes. The average car ownership in North Plainfield, NJ was 2 cars per household.