South Plainfield, NJ

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2019 Population
23,956
0.209% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bob Menendez
Democratic Party
US Senator
Cory Booker
Democratic Party
2019 Median Age
40.4
2.18% 1-year decrease
2019 Poverty Rate
2.77%
12.6% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$101,565
0.777% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$340,200
2.25% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
12,763
1.08% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, South Plainfield, NJ had a population of 24k people with a median age of 40.4 and a median household income of $101,565. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of South Plainfield, NJ grew from 23,906 to 23,956, a 0.209% increase and its median household income grew from $100,782 to $101,565, a 0.777% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in South Plainfield, NJ are White (Non-Hispanic) (51.7%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (14.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (11.7%), White (Hispanic) (9.84%), and Other (Hispanic) (7.15%). 0% of the households in South Plainfield, NJ speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 92.2% of the residents in South Plainfield, NJ are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in South Plainfield, NJ are Lincoln Technical Institute-South Plainfield (199 degrees awarded in 2019) and Innovate Salon Academy (111 degrees).

In 2019, the median property value in South Plainfield, NJ was $340,200, and the homeownership rate was 84.5%. Most people in South Plainfield, NJ drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.5 minutes. The average car ownership in South Plainfield, NJ was 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in New Jersey. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in New Jersey.

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Community Mobility

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Diversity

South Plainfield, NJ is home to a population of 24k people, from which 92.2% are citizens. As of 2019, 48.3% of South Plainfield, NJ residents were born outside of the country (11.6k people).

In 2019, there were 3.55 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (12.4k people) in South Plainfield, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.49k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 2.81k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in South Plainfield, NJ
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    12.4k ± 599
  2. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    3.49k ± 547
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    2.81k ± 338
18.8%
Hispanic Population
4.51k people

In 2019, there were 3.55 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (12.4k people) in South Plainfield, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.49k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 2.81k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

18.8% of the people in South Plainfield, NJ are hispanic (4.51k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in South Plainfield, NJ as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

48.3%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
11.6k people
24%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
5.74k people

As of 2019, 48.3% of South Plainfield, NJ residents (11.6k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 34%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in South Plainfield, NJ was 24%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

37
Median Native-Born Age
± 2.1
46
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 2.6

In 2019, the median age of all people in South Plainfield, NJ was 40.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 37, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 46. But people in South Plainfield, NJ are getting getting younger. In 2018, the average age of all South Plainfield, NJ residents was 41.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. India
    256,930 ± 12,263 people
  2. Dominican Republic
    177,723 ± 10,246 people
  3. Mexico
    114,735 ± 8,262 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of New Jersey was India, the natal country of 256,930 New Jersey residents, followed by Dominican Republic with 177,723 and Mexico with 114,735.

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Citizenship

92.2%
2019 Citizenship
92.5%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 92.2% of South Plainfield, NJ residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in South Plainfield, NJ was 92.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    374 ± 97
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    157 ± 87
  3. Korea
    137 ± 57

South Plainfield, NJ has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.38 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in South Plainfield, NJ is $101,565. In 2019, the place with the highest Median Household Income in South Plainfield, NJ was Census Tract 8.01 with a value of $117,977, followed by Census Tract 9.01 and Census Tract 10.01, with respective values of $103,558 and $99,511.

Males in New Jersey have an average income that is 1.38 times higher than the average income of females, which is $65,705. The income inequality in New Jersey (measured using the Gini index) is 0.493, which is higher than than the national average.

The economy of South Plainfield, NJ employs 12.8k people. The largest industries in South Plainfield, NJ are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,432 people), Manufacturing (1,388 people), and Retail Trade (1,324 people), and the highest paying industries are Finance & Insurance ($92,083), Utilities ($82,442), and Public Administration ($73,306).

Wages

Median Household Income

$101,565
2019 value
± $4,460
0.777%
1 Year Growth
± 5.89%

Households in South Plainfield, NJ have a median annual income of $101,565, which is more than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $100,782 in 2018, which represents a 0.777% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$90,674
Average Male Salary in New Jersey
± $1,740
$65,705
Average Female Salary in New Jersey
± $1,243

In 2019, 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.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in New Jersey
  1. Asian
    $87,067 ± $3,382
  2. White
    $72,672 ± $1,251
  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    $57,744 ± $41,155

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of New Jersey workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.2 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in New Jersey.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for South Plainfield, NJ is from New Jersey.
0.493
2019 Wage GINI in New Jersey
0.492
2018 Wage GINI in New Jersey

In 2019, the income inequality in New Jersey was 0.493 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0623% growth from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for New Jersey was higher than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in New Jersey in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 8.01
  2. Census Tract 9.01
  3. Census Tract 10.01

In 2019, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in South Plainfield, NJ was Census Tract 8.01 with a value of $117,977, followed by Census Tract 9.01 and Census Tract 10.01, with respective values of $103,558 and $99,511.

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

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 75+
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

2.77% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in South Plainfield, NJ (658 out of 23.7k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 75+, followed by Males 55 - 64 and then Females 18 - 24.

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.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    529 ± 155
  2. Hispanic
    213 ± 131
  3. Other
    86 ± 118

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in South Plainfield, NJ is White, followed by Hispanic and Other.

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.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

12.8k
2019 Value
± 749
1.08%
1 Year growth
± 8.08%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in South Plainfield, NJ grew at a rate of 1.08%, from 12.6k employees to 12.8k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in South Plainfield, NJ, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,837 people), Sales & Related Occupations (1,234 people), and Management Occupations (1,152 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of South Plainfield, NJ.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of South Plainfield, NJ, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,837 people), Sales & Related Occupations (1,234 people), and Management Occupations (1,152 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, South Plainfield, NJ has an unusually high number of residents working as Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (1.7 times higher than expected), Computer & Mathematical Occupations (1.37 times), and Architecture & Engineering Occupations (1.28 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of South Plainfield, NJ, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($132,903), Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations ($88,646), and Management Occupations ($86,136).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

12.8k
2019 Value
± 749
1.08%
1 Year growth
± 8.08%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in South Plainfield, NJ grew at a rate of 1.08%, from 12.6k employees to 12.8k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in South Plainfield, NJ, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,432 people), Manufacturing (1,388 people), and Retail Trade (1,324 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of South Plainfield, NJ, though some of these residents may live in South Plainfield, NJ and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in South Plainfield, NJ, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,432 people), Manufacturing (1,388 people), and Retail Trade (1,324 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, South Plainfield, NJ has an unusually high number of Management of Companies & Enterprises (2.14 times higher than expected), Wholesale Trade (1.84 times), and Transportation & Warehousing (1.62 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in South Plainfield, NJ, by median earnings, are Finance & Insurance ($92,083), Utilities ($82,442), and Public Administration ($73,306).

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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. $57.4B
  2. $52.6B
  3. $51.9B

In 2018, the top outbound New Jersey product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $57.4B, followed by Electronics ($52.6B) and Pharmaceuticals ($51.9B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$660B
2018 Value in New Jersey
$1.36T
Projected 2045 Value in New Jersey
105% growth

In 2018, total outbound New Jersey trade was $660B. This is expected to increase 105% to $1.36T by 2045.

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

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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. $115B
  2. $64.9B
  3. $23.7B

In 2018, the top outbound New Jersey domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New York with $115B, followed by Pennsylvania with $64.9B and California and $23.7B.

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

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Middlesex County, NJ went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 59.2% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (37.7%), followed by Other (3.1%). The most partisan county was Essex County, NJ with 77.5% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

Bob Menendez and Cory Booker are the senators currently representing the state of New Jersey. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

New Jersey is currently represented by 12 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Showing data up to the 2016 election. Updated election results are currently being processed, and will be released in the coming months.
Hillary Rodham Clinton
Popular Vote for Middlesex County, NJ
59.2% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in New Jersey
  1. 77.5% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  2. 74.7% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  3. 66.9% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in New Jersey was Essex County, NJ with 77.5% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

The following map shows the counties in New Jersey colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from New Jersey

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Bob Menendez
Senator from New Jersey1
Assumed office on January 17, 2006
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Jon Corzine, who had become Governor of New Jersey.
Cory Booker
Senator from New Jersey2
Assumed office on October 31, 2013
Elected to the seat to succeed Jeffrey Chiesa, who had been appointed to the seat following the death of Frank Lautenberg.

Bob Menendez and Cory Booker are the senators currently representing New Jersey.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in New Jersey over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from New Jersey

New Jersey is currently represented by 12 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for New Jersey have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2019, universities in South Plainfield, NJ awarded 310 degrees. The student population of South Plainfield, NJ is skewed towards men, with 325 male students and 158 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in South Plainfield, NJ are White (152 and 49%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (85 and 27.4%), Black or African American (36 and 11.6%), and Unknown (23 and 7.42%).

The largest universities in South Plainfield, NJ by number of degrees awarded are Lincoln Technical Institute-South Plainfield (199 and 64.2%) and Innovate Salon Academy (111 and 35.8%).

The most popular majors in South Plainfield, NJ are Diesel Mechanics Technology (76 and 24.5%), Aesthetician & Skin Care Specialist (52 and 16.8%), and Welding Technology (51 and 16.5%).

The median tuition costs in South Plainfield, NJ are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 45 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 11 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 76 degree-majorss awarded

In 2018, the most common concentation for 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in South Plainfield, NJ was General Cosmetology with 45 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in South Plainfield, NJ according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 199 degrees awarded
  2. 111 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2019, the South Plainfield, NJ institution with the largest number of graduating students was Lincoln Technical Institute-South Plainfield with 199 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

202
Degrees Awarded to Men
108
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 202 men were awarded degrees from institutions in South Plainfield, NJ, which is 1.87 times more than the 108 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in South Plainfield, NJ by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    152 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    85 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    36 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in South Plainfield, NJ was White students. These 152 degrees mean that there were 1.79 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 85 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in South Plainfield, NJ was $340,200 in 2019, which is 1.41 times larger than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $332,700 to $340,200, a 2.25% increase. The homeownership rate in South Plainfield, NJ is 84.5%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in South Plainfield, NJ have an average commute time of 28.5 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in South Plainfield, NJ is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$340,200
2019 Median
± $5,341
$332,700
2018 Median
± $6,456

In 2019, the median property value in South Plainfield, NJ grew to to $340,200 from the previous year's value of $332,700.

The following charts display, first, the property values in South Plainfield, 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 South Plainfield, NJ the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Household Income

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$101,565
Median Household Income
± $4,460
7.92k
Number of Households
± 523

In 2019, the median household income of the 7.92k households in South Plainfield, NJ grew to $101,565 from the previous year's value of $100,782.

The following chart displays the households in South Plainfield, 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 $100k - $125k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

84.5%
2019 Homeownership
83%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 84.5% of the housing units in South Plainfield, NJ were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 83%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in South Plainfield, NJ compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

28.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in South Plainfield, NJ have a longer commute time (28.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 5% of the workforce in South Plainfield, NJ have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (81.6%)
  2. Carpooled (7.68%)
  3. Worked At Home (4.51%)

In 2019, 81.6% of workers in South Plainfield, NJ drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (7.68%) and those who worked at home (4.51%).

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.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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

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Health

95.2% of the population of South Plainfield, NJ has health coverage, with 66.9% on employee plans, 6.43% on Medicaid, 11.5% on Medicare, 9.85% on non-group plans, and 0.543% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in New Jersey was $8,859 in 2014. This is a 4.91% increase from the previous year ($8,444).

Primary care physicians in Middlesex County, NJ see 1068 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.39% decrease from the previous year (1083 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1100 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 518 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Salem County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (15.6%). Additionally, Salem County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,068 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Middlesex County, NJ

Primary care physicians in Middlesex County, NJ see an average of 1,068 patients per year. This represents a 1.39% decrease from the previous year (1,083 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.

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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.

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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.

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Health Care Spending

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$8,859
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in New Jersey
$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.

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Health Care Coverage

4.77%
Uninsured
66.9%
Employer Coverage
6.43%
Medicaid
11.5%
Medicare
9.85%
Non-Group
0.543%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in South Plainfield, NJ declined by 28.2% from 6.65% to 4.77%.

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

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 15.6% prevalence
  2. 13.4% prevalence
  3. 13.2% prevalence

Salem County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in New Jersey, at 15.6%.

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

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