In 2021, Perth Amboy, NJ had a population of 55k people with a median age of 35.7 and a median household income of $53,750. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Perth Amboy, NJ grew from 51,589 to 55,046, a 6.7% increase and its median household income declined from $54,188 to $53,750, a −0.808% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Perth Amboy, NJ are White (Hispanic) (42%), Other (Hispanic) (21.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (14.6%), Two+ (Hispanic) (10.7%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.9%).
None of the households in Perth Amboy, 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% of the residents in Perth Amboy, NJ are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Perth Amboy, NJ are Universal Training Institute (39 degrees awarded in 2021).
In 2021, the median property value in Perth Amboy, NJ was $282,600, and the homeownership rate was 32.8%.
Most people in Perth Amboy, NJ drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26 minutes. The average car ownership in Perth Amboy, NJ was 1 car per household.