West New York, NJ

Census Place

Add Comparison
2019 Population
52,662
0.353% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bob Menendez
Democratic Party
US Senator
Cory Booker
Democratic Party
2019 Median Age
36.2
2.26% 1-year increase
2019 Poverty Rate
19.9%
1.55% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$56,436
3.53% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$326,900
3.71% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
28,155
2.55% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, West New York, NJ had a population of 52.7k people with a median age of 36.2 and a median household income of $56,436. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of West New York, NJ grew from 52,477 to 52,662, a 0.353% increase and its median household income grew from $54,512 to $56,436, a 3.53% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in West New York, NJ are White (Hispanic) (47.4%), Other (Hispanic) (26.1%), White (Non-Hispanic) (13.9%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5.7%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (2.13%). 0% of the households in West New York, NJ speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

64.9% of the residents in West New York, NJ are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in West New York, NJ are Robert Fiance Beauty Schools-West New York (248 degrees awarded in 2019).

In 2019, the median property value in West New York, NJ was $326,900, and the homeownership rate was 20.5%. Most people in West New York, NJ used public transit to get to work, and the average commute time was 36.2 minutes. The average car ownership in West New York, NJ was 1 car per household.

Diversity

West New York, NJ is home to a population of 52.7k people, from which 64.9% are citizens. As of 2019, 208% of West New York, NJ residents were born outside of the country (110k people).

In 2019, there were 1.82 times more White (Hispanic) residents (25k people) in West New York, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 13.7k Other (Hispanic) and 7.34k White (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in West New York, NJ
  1. White (Hispanic)
    25k ± 1.62k
  2. Other (Hispanic)
    13.7k ± 1.64k
  3. White (Non-Hispanic)
    7.34k ± 686
77.3%
Hispanic Population
40.7k people

In 2019, there were 1.82 times more White (Hispanic) residents (25k people) in West New York, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 13.7k Other (Hispanic) and 7.34k White (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

77.3% of the people in West New York, NJ are hispanic (40.7k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in West New York, NJ as a share of the total population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

208%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
110k people
61.1%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
32.1k people

As of 2019, 208% of West New York, NJ residents (110k 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 West New York, NJ was 61.1%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Age by Nativity

23
Median Native-Born Age
± 2.3
43
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.4

In 2019, the median age of all people in West New York, NJ was 36.2. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 23, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 43. But people in West New York, NJ are getting getting older. In 2018, the average age of all West New York, NJ residents was 35.

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
    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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Citizenship

64.9%
2019 Citizenship
66%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 64.9% of West New York, NJ residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in West New York, NJ was 66%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    154 ± 100
  2. Vietnam
    127 ± 71
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    106 ± 95

West New York, NJ has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 1.21 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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

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

Unemployment Insurance Claims

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

Employment by Industry Sector

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Community Mobility

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

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

Median household income in West New York, NJ is $56,436. In 2019, the place with the highest median household income in West New York, NJ was Census Tract 158.01 with a value of $135,875, followed by Census Tract 152.01 and Census Tract 152.02, with respective values of $109,718 and $66,014.

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 West New York, NJ employs 28.2k people. The largest industries in West New York, NJ are Retail Trade (3,421 people), Accommodation & Food Services (3,057 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (2,739 people), and the highest paying industries are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($136,357), Utilities ($114,042), and Finance & Insurance ($94,118).

Wages

Median Household Income

$56,436
2019 value
± $2,366
3.53%
1 Year Growth
± 5.94%

Households in West New York, NJ have a median annual income of $56,436, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $54,512 in 2018, which represents a 3.53% annual growth.

The following chart shows how the median household income in West New York, 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.
$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.

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 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.

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 West New York, 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.

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.
Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 158.01
  2. Census Tract 152.01
  3. Census Tract 152.02

In 2019, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in West New York, NJ was Census Tract 158.01 with a value of $135,875, followed by Census Tract 152.01 and Census Tract 152.02, with respective values of $109,718 and $66,014.

The following map shows all of the places in West New York, 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

19.9% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in West New York, NJ (10.4k out of 52.3k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Males 25 - 34.

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. Hispanic
    8,888 ± 813
  2. White
    6,146 ± 646
  3. Other
    3,311 ± 540

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in West New York, NJ is Hispanic, followed by White 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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

28.2k
2019 Value
± 1,375
2.55%
1 Year growth
± 6.69%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in West New York, NJ grew at a rate of 2.55%, from 27.5k employees to 28.2k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in West New York, NJ, are Sales & Related Occupations (2,628 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,508 people), and Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (2,392 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of West New York, NJ.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of West New York, NJ, by number of employees, are Sales & Related Occupations (2,628 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,508 people), and Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (2,392 people).

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

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, West New York, NJ has an unusually high number of residents working as Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (1.99 times higher than expected), Material Moving Occupations (1.82 times), and Transportation Occupations (1.54 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 West New York, NJ, by median earnings, are Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($94,800), Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($91,250), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($83,542).

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

Industries

Employment by Industries

28.2k
2019 Value
± 1,375
2.55%
1 Year growth
± 6.69%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in West New York, NJ grew at a rate of 2.55%, from 27.5k employees to 28.2k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in West New York, NJ, are Retail Trade (3,421 people), Accommodation & Food Services (3,057 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (2,739 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of West New York, NJ, though some of these residents may live in West New York, 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 West New York, NJ, by number of employees, are Retail Trade (3,421 people), Accommodation & Food Services (3,057 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (2,739 people).

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

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, West New York, NJ has an unusually high number of Management of Companies & Enterprises (1.72 times higher than expected), Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services (1.68 times), and Transportation & Warehousing (1.68 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 West New York, NJ, by median earnings, are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($136,357), Utilities ($114,042), and Finance & Insurance ($94,118).

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. $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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for New Jersey.
$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.

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. $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).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Hudson County, NJ went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 74.7% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (22.4%), followed by Other (2.92%). 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

Presidential voting results are only available at the county level. Showing data for the counties inside of New Jersey.
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 Hudson County, NJ
74.7% 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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

US Senators from New Jersey

Senatorial voting results are only available at the state level. Showing data for New Jersey.
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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

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

Education

In 2019, universities in West New York, NJ awarded 248 degrees. The student population of West New York, NJ is skewed towards women, with 37 male students and 234 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in West New York, NJ are Hispanic or Latino (118 and 49%), followed by White (86 and 35.7%), Black or African American (22 and 9.13%), and Asian (6 and 2.49%).

The largest universities in West New York, NJ by number of degrees awarded are Robert Fiance Beauty Schools-West New York (248 and 100%).

The most popular majors in West New York, NJ are General Cosmetology (108 and 43.5%), Aesthetician & Skin Care Specialist (83 and 33.5%), and Nail Specialist & Manicurist (30 and 12.1%).

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 108 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 21 degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common concentation for 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in West New York, NJ was General Cosmetology with 108 degrees awarded.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
248 degrees awarded

In 2019, the West New York, NJ institution with the largest number of graduating students was Robert Fiance Beauty Schools-West New York with 248 degrees awarded.

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

Student Gender for Common Institutions

31
Degrees Awarded to Men
217
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 31 men were awarded degrees from institutions in West New York, NJ, which is 0.143 times less than the 217 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in West New York, NJ by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    118 degrees awarded
  2. White
    86 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    22 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in West New York, NJ was Hispanic or Latino students. These 118 degrees mean that there were 1.37 times more degrees awarded to Hispanic or Latino students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, White, with 86 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in West New York, NJ was $326,900 in 2019, which is 1.36 times larger than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $315,200 to $326,900, a 3.71% increase. The homeownership rate in West New York, NJ is 20.5%, which is lower than the national average of 64.1%. People in West New York, NJ have an average commute time of 36.2 minutes, and they used public transit to get to work. Car ownership in West New York, NJ is lower than the national average, with an average of 1 car per household.

Housing

Property Value

$326,900
2019 Median
± $29,875
$315,200
2018 Median
± $25,799

In 2019, the median property value in West New York, NJ grew to to $326,900 from the previous year's value of $315,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in West New York, 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 West New York, 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.
$56,436
Median Household Income
± $2,366
19.6k
Number of Households
± 1,054

In 2019, the median household income of the 19.6k households in West New York, NJ grew to $56,436 from the previous year's value of $54,512.

The following chart displays the households in West New York, 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 $75k - $100k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

20.5%
2019 Homeownership
21.3%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 20.5% of the housing units in West New York, NJ were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 21.3%.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

36.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in West New York, NJ have a longer commute time (36.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 5.05% of the workforce in West New York, NJ have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in West New York, 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 Commute in 2019
  1. Public Transit (47.4%)
  2. Drove Alone (30.9%)
  3. Walked (10.3%)

In 2019, 47.4% of workers in West New York, NJ used public transit to get to work, followed by those who drove alone to work (30.9%) and those who walked to work (10.3%).

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

1 car
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in West New York, NJ distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in West New York, NJ have 1 car, followed by false.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

78.7% of the population of West New York, NJ has health coverage, with 36% on employee plans, 27.1% on Medicaid, 7.78% on Medicare, 7.39% on non-group plans, and 0.327% 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 Hudson County, NJ see 1894 patients per year on average, which represents a 3.07% decrease from the previous year (1954 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1542 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1446 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

Data is only available at the country level. Showing data for Hudson County, NJ.
1,894 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Hudson County, NJ

Primary care physicians in Hudson County, NJ see an average of 1,894 patients per year. This represents a 3.07% decrease from the previous year (1,954 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Hudson 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 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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Coverage

21.3%
Uninsured
36%
Employer Coverage
27.1%
Medicaid
7.78%
Medicare
7.39%
Non-Group
0.327%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in West New York, NJ declined by 6.88% from 22.9% to 21.3%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in West New York, 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. 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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart