New Jersey

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The State consists of the following 21 Counties, alphabetically sorted:

Atlantic - Bergen - Burlington - Camden - Cape May - Cumberland - Essex - Gloucester - Hudson - Hunterdon - Mercer - Middlesex - Monmouth - Morris - Ocean - Passaic - Salem - Somerset - Sussex - Union - Warren .

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the New Jersey state compared with those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

State of New Jersey - Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 8,724,560

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 8,414,350

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 310,213 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 3.7%

State of New Jersey - Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 1,389,811

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 30

State of New Jersey - Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 558,994

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

New Jersey 6.4%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 2,089,338

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006 = 2,089,338

New Jersey 23.9%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 1,127,742

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

New Jersey 12.9%

USA 12.4%

State of New Jersey - Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 3,472,643

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 162,369

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 4.9%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

New Jersey 4.9%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 65.6%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

New Jersey 65.6%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 170,800

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 36%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

New Jersey 36%

USA 26%

State of New Jersey - More population data

Births 2004 = 115,253

Deaths 2004 = 71,371

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 651

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 59.8%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

New Jersey 59.8%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 17.5%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

New Jersey 17.5%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 25.5%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

New Jersey 25.5%

USA 17.9%

State of New Jersey - Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 6,665,390

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

New Jersey 76.4%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 1,264,681

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

New Jersey 14.5%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 27,970

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

New Jersey 0.3%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 647,986

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

New Jersey 7.4%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 6,878

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

New Jersey 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 111,655

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

New Jersey 1.3%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 1,364,696

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

New Jersey 15.6%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 5,457,733

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 62.6%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

New Jersey 62.6%

USA 66.4%

State of New Jersey - Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 82.1%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

New Jersey 82.1%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 29.8%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 29.8%

New Jersey 29.8%

USA 24.4%

State of New Jersey - Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 381,466

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 43,831

State of New Jersey - Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles = 7.417,34

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 1.134,50

State of New Jersey - Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 3,064,645

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.68

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 27,006

Median household income 2004 = $ 57,338

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 8.4%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

New Jersey 8.4%

USA 12.7%

State of New Jersey - Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 51.1%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

New Jersey 51.1%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 48.9%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

New Jersey 48.9%

USA 49.3%

State of New Jersey - Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 4,518,035

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 209,014

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 4.6%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

New Jersey 4.6%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 4,995,959

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 240,580

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 655,757

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 278,468,425

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 55,739

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 242,128

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 3,594,862

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = 1.3%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

New Jersey 1.3%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 573,134

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 15,715,595

Total number of firms 2002 = 708,837

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 5.1%

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 0.4%

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 7.3%

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 7.0%

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 0.1%

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 26.1%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 96,599,807

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 256,925,492

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 102,153,833

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 11,910

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 34,323

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 4,382,666

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 325,978

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 55,264,350

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 6,353