Nationwide Claims to Fame

Hoboken is 4th out of 6,406 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Hoboken is 7th out of 6,405 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Statewide Claims to Fame

Hoboken is 1st in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Hoboken is 4th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Hoboken is 8th in New Jersey out of 179 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Hoboken is 8th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Income per capita

Hoboken is 8th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Hoboken is 10th in New Jersey out of 185 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Hoboken is 11th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Households

Hoboken is 11th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Housing units

Hoboken is 14th in New Jersey out of 192 other cities in Current population (2012)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Hoboken Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 52,034 14th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 1.3 234th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 39,219.6 4th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Hoboken Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 6.8% 57th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 12.2% 252nd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 6.3% 250th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Hoboken Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 92.0% 104th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 72.4% 8th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Hoboken Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 82.2% 115th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 3.5% 142nd 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 149th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 7.1% 99th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 67th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.6% 99th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 15.2% 83rd 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 73.2% 128th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Hoboken Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 49.5% 236th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 14.8% 151st 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Hoboken Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 26,855 11th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 93.7% 1st 35.9% 25.9%
Households 23,555 11th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 32.8% 243rd 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $567,700 42nd $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.0 251st 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Hoboken Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $71,026 8th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $104,789 53rd $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.0% 67th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Hoboken Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 4,894 10th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $312,414 40th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $7,824 111th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $121,901 8th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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