Bayonne, NJ Profile: Facts & Data

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Bayonne, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The City of Bayonne had a population of 66,295 as of July 1, 2018. Bayonne ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New Jersey. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Bayonne is located at latitude 40.6625 and longitude -74.1102 in Hudson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bayonne (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.81 sq. miles and a water area of 5.27 sq. miles. Hudson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 39 feet.

The City of Bayonne (GNIS ID: 885151) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bayonne population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2018.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bayonne: Bergen Neck, Constabals Hoek, Pamlicae Farme, Pamrepau.


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

POPULATION

Total Population 66,295
Population in Households 66,017
Population in Familes 53,801
Population in Group Qrtrs 278
Population Density1 11,404
Diversity Index2 74
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $61,903
Average Household Income $82,281
Per Capita Income $32,666

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 29,181 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,226 (31.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 16,967 (58.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,988 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $354,340
Average Home Value $374,545
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 26,193
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 16,704
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.62% 0.6%
Households 0.45% 0.5%
Families 0.48% 0.53%
Median Household Income   3.3%
Per Capita Income   3.41%

Bayonne, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bayonne to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 12 98th
Population Density # 24 96th
Diversity Index # 73 87th
Median Household Income # 415 24th
Per Capita Income # 388 29th

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