|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Union Beach is 5,723. Union Beach, New Jersey is the 4,451st largest city in the US.
Union Beach is located entirely in Monmouth County.
The peak population of Union Beach was in 2000, when its population was 6,668. In 2000, Union Beach was the 3,670th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,451st largest city in the US. Union Beach is currently 14.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Union Beach has shrunk 14.1% since the year 2000. Union Beach, New Jersey's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Union Beach has a population density of 3,461.8 people per square mile.
|4446||Jamesburg, New Jersey||5,731||-5.5%|
|4447||Willow Springs, Illinois||5,729||11.0%|
|4449||Ranson corporation, West Virginia||5,726||59.7%|
|4451||Union Beach, New Jersey||5,723||-14.1%|
|4454||International Falls, Minnesota||5,718||-14.2%|
|4456||Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania||5,711||-10.4%|
The total voting age population of Union Beach, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,164. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.7% of the residents of Union Beach are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Union Beach are 88.0% White, 6.5% Black, 3.1% Asian, 1.4% Other and 1.1% Two or more races. Additionally, 12.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Union Beach, 10.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 29.3%. On a per-household basis, 7.2% of families are below the poverty line in Union Beach.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.7% of Union Beach residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.2% of Union Beach residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.0% have a bachelor's degree and 5.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Union Beach residents aged 5 and older, 5.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Union Beach is 5.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Union Beach, 12.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Union Beach is $87,571.
In Union Beach, 93.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 6.9% of housing units in Union Beach.
Of all the housing units in Union Beach, 13.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Union Beach, 15.5% 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 Union Beach is $1,698.
In Union Beach, 83.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.