Gloucester County NJ Information


Gloucester County Subdivisions

Gloucester County NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 299,200
Population in Households 294,977
Population in Familes 252,794
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,223
Population Density1 929
Diversity Index2 41


Median Household Income $80,401
Average Household Income $101,103
Per Capita Income $36,770


Total Housing Units 114,491 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 84,914 (74.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 22,947 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,630 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $232,360
Average Home Value $263,364


Total Households 107,861
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 78,178
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.45% 0.5%
Households 0.41% 0.48%
Families 0.37% 0.46%
Median Household Income   2.1%
Per Capita Income   2.82%


Gloucester County NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gloucester County to the other 21 counties and county equivalents in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 14 38th
Population Density # 13 43rd
Diversity Index # 16 29th
Median Household Income # 9 62nd
Per Capita Income # 14 38th

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