Carteret, New Jersey Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Carteret Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 24,062 36th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 4.4 81st 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 5,170.7 83rd 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Carteret Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 6.7% 61st 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.4% 72nd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.8% 200th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Carteret Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 84.3% 198th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 23.1% 188th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Carteret Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 50.7% 227th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 14.9% 40th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 50th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 19.0% 32nd 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 26th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.9% 37th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 30.9% 35th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 34.2% 226th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Carteret Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 51.5% 134th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 31.3% 50th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Carteret Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 8,148 47th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 33.4% 104th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 7,577 44th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 64.1% 161st 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $307,500 175th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 3.0 52nd 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Carteret Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $26,511 202nd $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $63,633 169th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 12.7% 42nd 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Carteret Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,591 57th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $118,859 99th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $5,289 140th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $15,512 97th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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