|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Sussex is 2,034. Sussex, New Jersey is the 7,552nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Sussex was in 1990, when its population was 2,246. In 1990, Sussex was the 6,490th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,552nd largest city in the US. Sussex is currently 9.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Sussex has shrunk 5.2% since the year 2000. Sussex, New Jersey's growth is below average. 61% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7421||Sea Isle City||2,107||-26.1%|
|7546||Angola, New York||2,035||-10.0%|
|7549||Dolgeville, New York||2,035||-5.7%|
|7550||Mason City, Illinois||2,035||-20.4%|
|7551||Badin, North Carolina||2,034||64.1%|
|7552||Sussex, New Jersey||2,034||-5.2%|
|7553||New Eagle, Pennsylvania||2,033||-9.9%|
The total voting age population of Sussex, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,557. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.3% of the residents of Sussex are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Sussex are 93.0% White, 2.7% Black, 2.5% Two or more races and 1.8% Asian. Additionally, 5.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Sussex, 14.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.4%. On a per-household basis, 11.7% of families are below the poverty line in Sussex.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.4% of Sussex residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.0% of Sussex residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.5% have a bachelor's degree and 4.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Sussex residents aged 5 and older, 7.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Sussex is 11.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Sussex, 6.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Sussex is $54,196.
In Sussex, 37.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 62.2% of housing units in Sussex.
Of all the housing units in Sussex, 37.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Sussex, 2.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Sussex is $1,216.
In Sussex, 75.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.