Statewide Claims to Fame

Jamesburg is 8th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Jamesburg is 15th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Jamesburg Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 5,963 173rd 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 0.9 252nd 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 6,744.6 53rd 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Jamesburg Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 8.5% 8th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.3% 73rd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 8.5% 240th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Jamesburg Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 89.1% 153rd 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 23.4% 187th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Jamesburg Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 73.9% 154th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 8.8% 73rd 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8% 15th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 4.5% 144th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 71st 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.5% 111th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 22.4% 55th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 62.8% 166th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Jamesburg Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 49.5% 235th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 15.9% 136th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Jamesburg Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 2,267 236th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 38.1% 85th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 2,367 215th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 63.1% 170th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $315,500 165th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.5 202nd 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Jamesburg Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $28,857 181st $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $52,955 215th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 6.9% 110th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Jamesburg Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 481 173rd 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $44,657 157th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $7,067 121st $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $7,496 144th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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