The table below compares Hudson County to the other 21 counties and county equivalents in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 4||86th|
|Population Density1||# 1||100th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1||100th|
|Median Household Income||# 16||29th|
|Per Capita Income||# 14||38th|
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|Population in Households||640,930|
|Population in Familes||485,742|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||9,464|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||279,054 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||78,581 (28.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||175,241 (62.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||25,232 ( 9.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$378,586|
|Average Home Value||$434,678|
|Median Household Income||$55,494|
|Average Household Income||$79,784|
|Per Capita Income||$31,390|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.07%|
|Per Capita Income||3.32%|
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