Camden County NJ Information


Camden County Subdivisions

Camden County NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 521,544
Daytime Population: Workers 215,939
Daytime Population: Residents 260,654
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 476,593
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 514,066
Population in Familes 424,747
Population in Group Qrtrs 7,478
Population Density2 2,357
Diversity Index3 69


Median Household Income $60,791
Average Household Income $84,843
Per Capita Income $31,605


Total Housing Units 207,857 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 124,315 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 67,622 (32.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 15,920 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $211,464
Average Home Value $247,332


Total Households 191,937
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 130,371
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.21% 0.21%
Households 0.07% 0.12%
Families 0.05% 0.11%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   2.32%


Camden County NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Camden County to the other 21 counties and county equivalents in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 8 67th
Population Density # 7 71st
Diversity Index # 9 62nd
Median Household Income # 13 43rd
Per Capita Income # 17 24th

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