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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Spotswood is 8,083. Spotswood, New Jersey is the 3,636th largest city in the US.
Spotswood is located entirely in Middlesex County.
The peak population of Spotswood was in 2010, when its population was 8,257. In 2010, Spotswood was the 3,386th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,636th largest city in the US. Spotswood is currently 2.1% smaller than it was in 2010.
Spotswood has grown 2.3% since the 2000. Spotswood, New Jersey's growth is about average. 55% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Spotswood has a population density of 3,642.3 people per square mile.
|3559||Upper Saddle River||8,295||7.1%|
|3634||Roxboro, North Carolina||8,089||-7.1%|
|3635||Oak Brook, Illinois||8,086||-6.5%|
|3636||Spotswood, New Jersey||8,083||2.3%|
The total voting age population of Spotswood, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,281. The voting age population is 49.1% male and 50.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.0% of the residents of Spotswood are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Spotswood are 84.2% White, 5.7% Asian, 4.6% Black, 2.8% Other, 2.2% Two or more races and 0.4% American Indian. Additionally, 13.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Spotswood, 6.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 6.9%. On a per-household basis, 5.5% of families are below the poverty line in Spotswood.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.3% of Spotswood residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.8% of Spotswood residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.2% have a bachelor's degree and 8.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Spotswood residents aged 5 and older, 14.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 7.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Spotswood is 5.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Spotswood, 15.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Spotswood is $80,074.
In Spotswood, 77.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 22.6% of housing units in Spotswood.
Of all the housing units in Spotswood, 6.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Spotswood, 6.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 230 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Spotswood is $938.
In Spotswood, 84.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.