Nationwide Claims to Fame

Hackensack is 45th out of 6,405 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Statewide Claims to Fame

Hackensack is 6th in New Jersey out of 179 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Hackensack is 7th in New Jersey out of 185 other cities in Retail sales

Hackensack is 9th in New Jersey out of 185 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Hackensack is 14th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Hackensack is 15th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Households

Hackensack is 18th in New Jersey out of 192 other cities in Current population (2012)

Hackensack is 18th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Housing units

Hackensack is 18th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Two or More

Hackensack, New Jersey Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Hackensack Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 43,845 18th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 4.2 85th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 10,289.5 27th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Hackensack Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 6.4% 82nd 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 18.7% 233rd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.4% 164th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Hackensack Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 84.7% 193rd 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 34.5% 125th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Hackensack Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 46.7% 233rd 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 24.4% 26th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 34th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 10.3% 66th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 249th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.4% 18th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 35.3% 27th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 29.9% 231st 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Hackensack Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 50.5% 207th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 39.1% 23rd 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Hackensack Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 19,375 18th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 78.2% 14th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 18,484 15th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 35.3% 240th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $337,100 151st $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.2 236th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Hackensack Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $32,078 159th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $57,820 193rd $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 13.0% 40th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Hackensack Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 5,601 9th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,144,344 7th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $26,871 23rd $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $134,683 6th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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