Edgewater, New Jersey Census Data & Community Profile

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Edgewater GENERAL POPULATION

Total Population in Edgewater, NJ
At the time of the most recent United States Census Survey, the number of people in Edgewater, NJ was 7,677.

Edgewater Male Population
At the time of the last full census survey, the number of men in Edgewater was 3,739, which represents 48.7 percent of the total for the community (The national average is 49.10%).

Male Population, Married in Edgewater, NJ
There are an estimated 1,626 married men in the town. 50.9 percent of men over 15 years old in Edgewater are married, compared to the national average of 56.70%.

Female Population
The estimated female population in Edgewater is 3,938 which is 51.3 of the total population (Compared to the national average of 50.90%).

Female Population, Married in Edgewater, New Jersey
There are an estimated 1,716 married women in the community. 49.4 percent of females over the age of 15 are married, compared to the national average of 52.10%.


AGE

Median Age in Edgewater, NJ
The median age of people living in Edgewater, NJ was 36.3 at the time of the last full census survey. (The United States average at the time was 35.3)

At that time, the number of people under the age of 5 living in Edgewater was 430. There were 6,494 people above the age of 18, which represents 84.6 percent of the entire population (compared to the national average of 74.30% ). 8.9 percent of the population (687) in the community was 65 years and over, compared to 12.40% nationally.


RACE

One Race Percent in Edgewater, NJ
At the time of the last census survey, the number of people of one race in Edgewater, NJ was 7,443.

White Population in Edgewater, NJ
The estimated White population in the Edgewater community is 5,153, which is 67.1 percent of the total population (The U.S. average is 75.10%).

Black Population in Edgewater, New Jersey
The estimated Black/African American population is 270, which is 3.5 percent of the total population in town (The U.S. average is 12.30%).

American Indian and Alaska Native Population in Edgewater, NJ
In 2000, the number of American Indians or Alaska Natives in Edgewater, NJ was 16.

Asian Population in Edgewater, New Jersey
At the last survey, the total Asian population in the community was 1,775.

Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander Population in Edgewater, NJ
The number of Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders living in Edgewater was an estimated 3.

Other/Multiple Races
The number of residents identified as “some other race” was 226, while those of “two or more races” was 234 at the time of the last census.

Hispanic Population
The Hispanic population in the Edgewater community was 802, or 10.4 percent of the total population (compared to the national average of 12.50% percent).


HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Household Population in Edgewater, NJ
The household population number in Edgewater was 7,676.

Group Quarters Population in Edgewater, NJ
Group Quarters population in the community was 1.

Average Household Size in Edgewater, NJ
The average household size in Edgewater is 2 (The average household size in the United States is 2.59).

Average Family Size
The average family size in the community is 2.7 (The average family size in the United States is 3.14).


HOUSING

Total Housing Units in Edgewater, NJ
At the time of the last census survey, there were 4,277 total housing units in Edgewater.

The number of occupied housing units was 3,836, or 89.7 of the total units in town. Of these, 1,716 were owner-occupied (44.7), and 2,120 were renter-occupied (55.3, compared to the national average of 33.80%). There were also 441 vacant homes in Edgewater at the time of the last complete survey.

Median Home Values in Edgewater, New Jersey
The total number of single family, owner occupied homes in the community was 482, with a median value in dollars of 283,900.

Monthly Owner Costs in Edgewater, NJ
For homes with a mortgage, average monthly owner costs were $1,853 (national average was $1,088). For homes without a mortgage in Edgewater, average costs per month were $588 (national average was $295).


EDUCATION

High School Graduate or higher
At the time of the last survey, 5,562 people in the community had a high school degree, or 90.8 of the population (compared to the national average of 80.40%).

Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Edgewater, New Jersey
3,145 people in Edgewater also had a Bachelor’s degree or higher, which represented 51.4 of the total population (National average was 24.40%).


MISCELLANEOUS

Civilian Veterans in Edgewater, NJ
The number of Civilian Veterans in Edgewater was 399, or 6.1 percent of the total population (National average is 12.70%).

Disability Status in Edgewater, NJ
In 2000, there were 972 people in Edgewater, NJ listed as disabled.

Foreign Born in Edgewater, NJ
At the time of the last complete survey, there were 2,859 people in Edgewater who spoke a language other than English at home. This represented 39.4 of the total population, compared to the national average of 17.90%.


LABOR STATISTICS

Percentage In Labor Force in Edgewater, New Jersey
There were 4,817 in the labor force in Edgewater at the time of the last complete survey. This represented 72.8 of the total population, compared to the national average of 63.90%. Mean Travel Time to Work in minutes
From the most recent complete survey, the average commute time to work for local residents in Edgewater was 35.2 minutes, compared to the national average of 25.5 minutes.

Median Household Income in Edgewater, NJ
The median household income in the community at the time of the last survey was $63,455. The median household income in the U.S. was $41,994.

Median Family Income in Edgewater, NJ
In the last complete census survey, the median family income in the community was $72,692. Median family income in the U.S. was 50,046.

Per Capita Income in Edgewater, New Jersey
Per capita income in Edgewater in the last full census was 42,650. Per capita income in the U.S. was 21,587.

Families below poverty level
According to the most recent survey,families living below the poverty line in Edgewater numbered 125, or 6.2 percent of the population. The percentage of families in America living below the poverty line was 9.20%.

Individuals below the poverty level in Edgewater, NJ
Individuals living below the poverty line in the community was 662, or 8.6 percent . The percentage of individuals living beneath the poverty level in the country was 12.40%.


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