|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of New Brunswick is 55,708. New Brunswick, New Jersey is the 707th largest city in the US.
New Brunswick is located entirely in Middlesex County.
The current population of New Brunswick (55,708) is it's peak population.
New Brunswick has grown 15.2% since the 2000. New Brunswick, New Jersey's growth is about average. 48% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
New Brunswick has a population density of 10,556.9 people per square mile.
|761||West New York||52,242||13.6%|
|702||Coeur d'Alene, Idaho||55,904||60.0%|
|706||Port Arthur, Texas||55,724||-3.3%|
|707||New Brunswick, New Jersey||55,708||15.2%|
|709||Apple Valley, Minnesota||55,638||21.1%|
|712||Mount Prospect, Illinois||55,541||-1.1%|
The total voting age population of New Brunswick, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 32,713. The voting age population is 45.9% male and 54.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 5.9% of the residents of New Brunswick are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of New Brunswick are 63.8% White, 16.2% Black, 9.9% Asian, 7.9% Other, 2.0% Two or more races, 0.1% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 46.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In New Brunswick, 34.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 38.2%. On a per-household basis, 25.8% of families are below the poverty line in New Brunswick.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.7% of New Brunswick residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 64.2% of New Brunswick residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.6% have a bachelor's degree and 10.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among New Brunswick residents aged 5 and older, 53.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 46.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in New Brunswick is 5.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In New Brunswick, 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 New Brunswick is $43,783.
In New Brunswick, 18.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 81.3% of housing units in New Brunswick.
Of all the housing units in New Brunswick, 15.1% of them were build before 1940.
In New Brunswick, 17.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,900 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in New Brunswick is $1,470.
In New Brunswick, 75.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.