Hudson County NJ Information


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  1. Hudson County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forHudson County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Hudson County NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 697,646
Population in Households 688,174
Population in Familes 522,107
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,472
Population Density2 15,104
Diversity Index3 85


Median Household Income $69,437
Average Household Income $107,390
Per Capita Income $41,625


Total Housing Units 299,888 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 80,274 (26.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 189,852 (63.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 29,762 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $378,012
Average Home Value $469,415


Total Households 270,126
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 162,428
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.03% 1.12%
Households 1.0% 1.1%
Families 0.98% 1.09%
Median Household Income   2.77%
Per Capita Income   2.78%


Hudson County NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hudson County to the other 21 counties and county equivalents in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 4 86th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 14 38th
Per Capita Income # 9 62nd

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