Hoboken Demographic Information

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People QuickFacts Hoboken New Jersey
Population, 2010 50,005 8,791,894
Population, percent change, 2000 to 2010 29.6% 4.5%
Population, 2000 38,577 8,414,350
Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 6.8% 6.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 12.2% 23.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 6.3% 13.5%
Female persons, percent, 2010 49.5% 51.3%
White persons, percent, 2010 (a) 82.2% 68.6%
Black persons, percent, 2010 (a) 3.5% 13.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2010 (a) 0.1% 0.3%
Asian persons, percent, 2010 (a) 7.1% 8.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent, 2010 (a) Z 0.0%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2010 2.6% 2.7%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2010 (b) 15.2% 17.7%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2010 73.2% 59.3%
Living in same house 1 year & over, 2005-2009 75.3% 89.0%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2005-2009 14.8% 19.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2005-2009 19.5% 27.6%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2005-2009 92.5% 86.8%
Bachelor’s degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2005-2009 74.4% 34.1%
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2005-2009 36.2 29.6
Housing units, 2010 26,855 3,553,562
Homeownership rate, 2005-2009 32.5% 67.1%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2005-2009 94.5% 35.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2005-2009 $572,300 $356,800
Households, 2005-2009 20,185 3,152,877
Persons per household, 2005-2009 1.92 2.68
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2009 dollars) 2005-2009 $72,435 $34,566
Median household income 2005-2009 $105,710 $68,981
People of all ages in poverty – percent, 2005-2009 9.4% 8.8%
Business QuickFacts Hoboken New Jersey
Total number of firms, 2007 4,894 781,622
Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 4.9% 7.7%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 F 0.4%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 7.3% 8.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 F 0.1%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 4.6% 8.7%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 29.0% 27.3%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) NA 116,608,094
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) 575,891 233,413,004
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) 312,414 124,813,580
Retail sales per capita, 2007 $7,824 $14,453
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) 121,901 19,993,613
Geography QuickFacts Hoboken New Jersey
Land area in square miles, 2010 1.28 7,354.22
Persons per square mile, 2010 39,219.6 1,195.5
FIPS Code 32250 34