|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Roselle is 22,432. Roselle, New Jersey is the 1,709th largest city in the US.
Roselle is located entirely in Union County.
The peak population of Roselle was in 2020, when its population was 22,623. In 2020, Roselle was the 1,693rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,709th largest city in the US. Roselle is currently 0.8% smaller than it was in 2020.
Roselle has grown 5.3% since the 2000. Roselle, New Jersey's growth is below average. 62% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Roselle has a population density of 7,953.6 people per square mile.
|1703||Summit, New Jersey||22,526||6.5%|
|1705||Hialeah Gardens, Florida||22,508||16.5%|
|1707||North Plainfield, New Jersey||22,497||3.4%|
|1708||Central Falls, Rhode Island||22,464||18.5%|
|1709||Roselle, New Jersey||22,432||5.3%|
|1710||Junction City, Kansas||22,429||18.5%|
|1712||La Porte, Indiana||22,383||3.6%|
|1715||North Salt Lake, Utah||22,300||152.8%|
The total voting age population of Roselle, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 15,013. The voting age population is 46.2% male and 53.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.2% of the residents of Roselle are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Roselle are 49.3% Black, 26.2% White, 19.3% Other, 3.7% Two or more races, 1.5% Asian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 31.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Roselle, 8.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.3%. On a per-household basis, 5.7% of families are below the poverty line in Roselle.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.2% of Roselle residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.9% of Roselle residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.1% have a bachelor's degree and 6.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Roselle residents aged 5 and older, 44.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 28.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 13.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Roselle is 8.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Roselle, 15.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Roselle is $64,718.
In Roselle, 57.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.9% of housing units in Roselle.
Of all the housing units in Roselle, 28.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Roselle, 4.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 340 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Roselle is $1,183.
In Roselle, 79.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.