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Freehold is 14th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Freehold is 17th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Freehold, New Jersey Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Freehold Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 12,097 81st 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 2.0 197th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 6,180.5 61st 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Freehold Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 8.2% 14th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.5% 88th 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.0% 198th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Freehold Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 71.2% 244th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 21.2% 199th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Freehold Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 65.7% 193rd 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 12.6% 47th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 44th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.9% 176th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 60th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.9% 81st 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 42.9% 17th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 41.1% 216th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Freehold Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 47.2% 253rd 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 34.2% 39th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Freehold Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 4,249 132nd 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 39.0% 82nd 35.9% 25.9%
Households 4,031 126th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 53.4% 201st 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $292,400 182nd $349,100 $186,200
People per household 3.0 45th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Freehold Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $23,282 231st $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $52,641 217th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 17.4% 24th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Freehold Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 918 127th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $87,601 122nd $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $7,655 116th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $22,033 67th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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