|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Linden is 43,594. Linden, New Jersey is the 914th largest city in the US.
Linden is located entirely in Union County.
The current population of Linden (43,594) is it's peak population.
Linden has grown 10.5% since the 2000. Linden, New Jersey's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Linden has a population density of 3,793.8 people per square mile.
|761||West New York||52,242||13.6%|
|911||Oakland Park, Florida||43,650||3.6%|
|914||Linden, New Jersey||43,594||10.5%|
|915||Hickory, North Carolina||43,532||15.5%|
|917||Holly Springs, North Carolina||43,524||329.9%|
|918||Ormond Beach, Florida||43,517||19.0%|
The total voting age population of Linden, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 28,958. The voting age population is 46.7% male and 53.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.3% of the residents of Linden are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Linden are 53.3% White, 30.4% Black, 8.2% Other, 3.7% Asian, 3.7% Two or more races, 0.6% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 32.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Linden, 8.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.6%. On a per-household basis, 5.9% of families are below the poverty line in Linden.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.9% of Linden residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.1% of Linden residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.7% have a bachelor's degree and 7.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Linden residents aged 5 and older, 51.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 27.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 19.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Linden is 7.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Linden, 16.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Linden is $73,386.
In Linden, 57.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.3% of housing units in Linden.
Of all the housing units in Linden, 19.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Linden, 7.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Linden is $1,313.
In Linden, 81.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.