Statewide Claims to Fame

Sayreville is 8th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Size in square miles

Sayreville is 19th in New Jersey out of 192 other cities in Current population (2012)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Sayreville Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 43,761 19th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 15.8 8th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,695.6 172nd 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Sayreville Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 6.6% 66th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.6% 128th 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.1% 168th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Sayreville Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 90.6% 133rd 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 30.8% 141st 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Sayreville Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 67.0% 185th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 10.7% 56th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 135th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 16.1% 38th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 153rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.4% 126th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 12.3% 101st 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 59.4% 176th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Sayreville Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 51.2% 168th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 24.7% 82nd 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Sayreville Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 16,393 22nd 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 31.5% 110th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 15,483 21st 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 68.8% 143rd 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $338,900 147th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.7 117th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Sayreville Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $33,857 140th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $73,937 129th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 5.1% 144th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Sayreville Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,966 26th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $328,694 34th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $7,850 110th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $40,037 35th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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