Old Bridge, NJ

Add Comparison

Population

23,871

1.28% growth

Poverty Rate

3.44%


Median Age

41.4


Median Household Income

$104,364

3.7% growth

Number of Employees

12,842

5.42% growth

Median Property Value

$352,100

1% growth

About

In 2017, Old Bridge, NJ had a population of 23.9k people with a median age of 41.4 and a median household income of $104,364. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Old Bridge, NJ grew from 23,569 to 23,871, a 1.28% increase and its median household income grew from $100,643 to $104,364, a 3.7% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Old Bridge, NJ are White (Non-Hispanic) (70.8%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (11%), White (Hispanic) (9.63%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.32%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.45%). N/A% of the people in Old Bridge, NJ speak a non-English language, and 94.4% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Old Bridge, NJ is $352,100, and the homeownership rate is 85.1%. Most people in Old Bridge, NJ commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 35.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Old Bridge, NJ is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Total Confirmed Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for New Jersey. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.

This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in New Jersey, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Impact on Employment

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for New Jersey.

This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in New Jersey (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Community Mobility

Showing data at the state level for New Jersey. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.

This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of New Jersey across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Economy

The economy of Old Bridge, NJ employs 12.8k people. The largest industries in Old Bridge, NJ are Retail Trade (1,774 people), Educational Services (1,658 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,460 people), and the highest paying industries are Public Administration ($82,000), Finance & Insurance ($81,944), and Construction ($74,306).

Median household income in Old Bridge, NJ is $104,364. Males in Old Bridge, NJ have an average income that is 1.38 times higher than the average income of females, which is $61,412. The income inequality in Old Bridge, NJ (measured using the Gini index) is 0.493, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$104,364

2017 value

± $7,655

3.7%

1 Year Growth

± 9.46%

Households in Old Bridge, NJ have a median annual income of $104,364, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $100,643 in 2016, which represents a 3.7% annual growth.

The following chart shows how the median household income in Old Bridge, NJ compares to that of its neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for New Jersey.

$84,632

Average Male Salary

± $1,612

$61,412

Average Female Salary

± $1,170

In 2017, full-time male employees in New Jersey made 1.38 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in New Jersey by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for New Jersey.

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $79,679 ± $3,060

  2. White

    $67,619 ± $1,158

  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $52,154 ± $45,004

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of New Jersey workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.18 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in New Jersey by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Old Bridge, NJ is from New Jersey.

0.493

2017 Wage GINI

0.491

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in New Jersey was 0.493 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.437% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for New Jersey was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in New Jersey in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in New Jersey across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.

Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 79.11

  2. Census Tract 78.05

  3. Census Tract 79.12

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Old Bridge, NJ was Census Tract 79.11 with a value of $153,625, followed by Census Tract 78.05 and Census Tract 79.12, with respective values of $123,397 and $104,107.

The following map shows all of the places in Old Bridge, NJ colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

3.44% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Old Bridge, NJ (816 out of 23.8k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Females 45 - 54.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    727 ± 183

  2. Hispanic

    140 ± 129

  3. Asian

    63 ± 108

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Old Bridge, NJ is White, followed by Hispanic and Asian.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

12.8k

2017 Value

± 736

5.42%

1 Year growth

± 7.65%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Old Bridge, NJ grew at a rate of 5.42%, from 12.2k employees to 12.8k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Old Bridge, NJ, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,011 people), Management Occupations (1,718 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (1,705 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Old Bridge, NJ.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Old Bridge, NJ, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,011 people), Management Occupations (1,718 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (1,705 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Old Bridge, NJ has an unusually high number of residents working as Computer & Mathematical Occupations (1.66 times higher than expected), Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (1.59 times), and Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (1.55 times).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Old Bridge, NJ, by median earnings, are Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors ($112,500), Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($102,768), and Protective Service Occupations ($96,250).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries

Employment by Industries

12.8k

2017 Value

± 736

5.42%

1 Year growth

± 7.65%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Old Bridge, NJ grew at a rate of 5.42%, from 12.2k employees to 12.8k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Old Bridge, NJ, are Retail Trade (1,774 people), Educational Services (1,658 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,460 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Old Bridge, NJ, though some of these residents may live in Old Bridge, NJ and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common industries in Old Bridge, NJ, by number of employees, are Retail Trade (1,774 people), Educational Services (1,658 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,460 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Old Bridge, NJ has an unusually high number of Finance & Insurance (2.33 times higher than expected), Utilities (1.39 times), and Educational Services (1.39 times) industries.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Old Bridge, NJ, by median earnings, are Public Administration ($82,000), Finance & Insurance ($81,944), and Construction ($74,306).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from New Jersey to other states, or from other states to New Jersey.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $55.9B

  2. $42.1B

  3. $38.2B

In 2015, the top outbound New Jersey product (by dollars) was Pharmaceuticals with $55.9B, followed by Electronics ($42.1B) and Mixed freight ($38.2B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound New Jersey products.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for New Jersey state.

$517B

2020 Value

$734B

Projected 2045 Value

42% growth

In 2020, total outbound New Jersey trade was $517B. This is expected to increase 42% to $734B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound New Jersey trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from New Jersey to other states, or from other states to New Jersey.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $79.3B

  2. $54.2B

  3. $17.9B

In 2015, the top outbound New Jersey domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New York with $79.3B, followed by Pennsylvania with $54.2B and California and $17.9B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that New Jersey shares with each state (excluding itself).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

96% of the population of Old Bridge, NJ has health coverage, with 71.1% on employee plans, 5.97% on Medicaid, 9.58% on Medicare, 8.49% on non-group plans, and 0.855% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Old Bridge, NJ was $8,859 in 2014. This is a 4.91% increase from the previous year ($8,444).

Primary care physicians in Old Bridge, NJ see 1064 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.14% increase from the previous year (1052 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1167 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 627 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Salem County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (12.1%). Additionally, Cumberland County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (34.7%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the country level. Showing data for Middlesex County, NJ.

1,064 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Middlesex County, NJ see an average of 1,064 patients per year. This represents a 1.14% increase from the previous year (1,052 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Middlesex County, NJ in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for New Jersey.

$8,859

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$5,081

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$8,049

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$12,614

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in New Jersey (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.91%, from $8,444 to $8,859.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Coverage

4.01%

Uninsured

71.1%

Employer Coverage

5.97%

Medicaid

9.58%

Medicare

8.49%

Non-Group

0.855%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Old Bridge, NJ declined by 3.7% from 4.17% to 4.01%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Old Bridge, NJ changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 12.1% prevalence

  2. 11.7% prevalence

  3. 11.7% prevalence

Salem County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in New Jersey, at 12.1%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in New Jersey by county over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Old Bridge, NJ is home to a population of 23.9k people, from which 94.4% are citizens. As of 2017, 20% of Old Bridge, NJ residents were born outside of the country (4.77k people).

In 2017, there were 6.42 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (16.9k people) in Old Bridge, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.63k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 2.3k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Age

Age by Nativity

36

Median Native-Born Age

± 2.1

51

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 2.4

In 2017, the median age of all people in Old Bridge, NJ was 41.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 36, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 51. But people in Old Bridge, NJ are getting getting younger. In 2016, the average age of all Old Bridge, NJ residents was 42.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

20%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

4.77k people

19%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

4.47k people

As of 2017, 20% of Old Bridge, NJ residents (4.77k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Old Bridge, NJ was 19%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Old Bridge, NJ compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Global Diversity

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for New Jersey.

Most Common Origin

  1. India

    251,165 ± 12,131 people

  2. Dominican Republic

    162,243 ± 9,799 people

  3. Mexico

    124,109 ± 8,589 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of New Jersey was India, the natal country of 251,165 New Jersey residents, followed by Dominican Republic with 162,243 and Mexico with 124,109.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Citizenship

94.4%

2017 Citizenship

94.5%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 94.4% of Old Bridge, NJ residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Old Bridge, NJ was 94.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Old Bridge, NJ compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Old Bridge, NJ

  1. White (Non-Hispanic)

    16.9k ± 769

  2. Asian (Non-Hispanic)

    2.63k ± 437

  3. White (Hispanic)

    2.3k ± 553

In 2017, there were 6.42 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (16.9k people) in Old Bridge, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.63k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 2.3k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 7 races represented in Old Bridge, NJ as a share of the total population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    251 ± 69

  2. Gulf War (2001-)

    103 ± 54

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    74 ± 64

Old Bridge, NJ has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.44 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in Old Bridge, NJ was $352,100 in 2017, which is 1.53 times larger than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $348,600 to $352,100, a 1% increase. The homeownership rate in Old Bridge, NJ is 85.1%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Old Bridge, NJ have an average commute time of 35.3 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Old Bridge, NJ is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$352,100

2017 Median

± $4,341

$348,600

2016 Median

± $4,731

In 2017, the median property value in Old Bridge, NJ grew to to $352,100 from the previous year's value of $348,600.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Old Bridge, NJ compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Old Bridge, NJ the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$104,364

Median Household Income

± $7,655

7.79k

Number of Households

± 504

In 2017, the median household income of the 7.79k households in Old Bridge, NJ grew to $104,364 from the previous year's value of $100,643.

The following chart displays the households in Old Bridge, NJ distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $200k+ range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Old Bridge, NJ distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Old Bridge, NJ the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

85.1%

2017 Homeownership

84.1%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 85.1% of the housing units in Old Bridge, NJ were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 84.1%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Old Bridge, NJ compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

35.3 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Old Bridge, NJ have a longer commute time (35.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 8.7% of the workforce in Old Bridge, NJ have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Old Bridge, NJ compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    75.4%

  2. Public Transit

    9.96%

  3. Carpooled

    6.34%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Old Bridge, NJ was Drove Alone (75.4%), followed by those who Public Transit (9.96%) and those who Carpooled (6.34%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Old Bridge, NJ distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Old Bridge, NJ have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart