|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hackensack is 45,646. Hackensack, New Jersey is the 867th largest city in the US.
Hackensack is located entirely in Bergen County.
The peak population of Hackensack was in 2020, when its population was 45,903. In 2020, Hackensack was the 861st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 867th largest city in the US. Hackensack is currently 0.6% smaller than it was in 2020.
Hackensack has grown 6.5% since the 2000. Hackensack, New Jersey's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Hackensack has a population density of 10,289.5 people per square mile.
|761||West New York||52,242||13.6%|
|861||Goose Creek, South Carolina||46,229||46.4%|
|863||Huntington, West Virginia||46,025||-11.1%|
|865||Haltom City, Texas||45,746||16.9%|
|867||Hackensack, New Jersey||45,646||6.5%|
|868||Altamonte Springs, Florida||45,517||10.2%|
|870||Sierra Vista, Arizona||45,479||20.2%|
The total voting age population of Hackensack, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 28,169. The voting age population is 46.7% male and 53.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.3% of the residents of Hackensack are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hackensack are 49.9% White, 25.1% Black, 11.3% Asian, 10.0% Other, 3.4% Two or more races and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 39.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hackensack, 13.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.1%. On a per-household basis, 9.2% of families are below the poverty line in Hackensack.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.3% of Hackensack residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.6% of Hackensack residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 39.4% have a bachelor's degree and 13.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hackensack residents aged 5 and older, 48.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 32.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 7.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 5.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hackensack is 4.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hackensack, 9.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Hackensack is $70,090.
In Hackensack, 33.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 66.8% of housing units in Hackensack.
Of all the housing units in Hackensack, 19.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Hackensack, 6.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hackensack is $1,440.
In Hackensack, 87.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.