Statewide Claims to Fame

Paulsboro is 9th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Two or More

Paulsboro is 13th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Income below poverty line

Paulsboro is 13th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Paulsboro is 15th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Paulsboro is 18th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Female residents

Paulsboro, New Jersey Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Paulsboro Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 6,041 171st 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 1.9 200th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,215.7 154th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Paulsboro Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 8.1% 15th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 28.3% 26th 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.4% 185th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Paulsboro Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 82.6% 210th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 11.5% 245th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Paulsboro Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 54.5% 219th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 36.7% 13th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 71st 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.7% 242nd 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 34th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 5.3% 9th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 8.9% 135th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 50.8% 195th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Paulsboro Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 53.1% 18th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.4% 247th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Paulsboro Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 2,533 221st 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 24.8% 140th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 2,237 225th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 58.5% 188th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $151,000 248th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.7 106th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Paulsboro Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $18,659 244th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $40,590 238th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 25.3% 13th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Paulsboro Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 242 184th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $64,116 141st $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $10,521 86th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $2,025 177th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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