Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ

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2022 Population
115,341
0.234% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bob Menendez
Democratic Party
US Senator
Cory Booker
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
38.4
0.261% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
5.92%
4.97% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$113,813
8.45% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$423,400
13.2% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
56,868
0.536% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ had a population of 115k people with a median age of 38.4 and a median household income of $113,813. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ grew from 115,072 to 115,341, a 0.234% increase and its median household income grew from $104,941 to $113,813, a 8.45% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ are Asian (Non-Hispanic) (36.7%), White (Non-Hispanic) (33.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (8.65%), Other (Hispanic) (5.75%), and White (Hispanic) (5.1%).

49.8% of the households in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

81.7% of the residents in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ are Middlesex College (1,675 degrees awarded in 2022), Pro Beauty Academy (188 degrees), and Rabbi Jacob Joseph School (2 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ was $423,400, and the homeownership rate was 58.6%.

Most people in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 33.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ is home to a population of 115k people, from which 81.7% are citizens. As of 2022, 37.7% of Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ residents were born outside of the country (43.5k people).

In 2022, there were 1.09 times more Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents (42.3k people) in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 39k White (Non-Hispanic) and 9.98k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ are Spanish (12,779 households), Gujarati (6,527 households), and Hindi (4,873 households).

Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
57,484
Women
49.5%
58,637
Men
50.5%

The resident population of United States in 2022 was 116,121 inhabitants, with 50.5% men, and 49.5% women.

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Citizenship

81.7%
2022 Citizenship
81.1%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 81.7% of Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ was 81.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ
  1. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    42.3k ± 1.47k
  2. White (Non-Hispanic)
    39k ± 1.62k
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    9.98k ± 1.28k
16%
Hispanic Population
18.4k people

In 2022, there were 1.09 times more Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents (42.3k people) in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 39k White (Non-Hispanic) and 9.98k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

16% of the people in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ are hispanic (18.4k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. India
    21,731 ± 3,263 people
  2. China
    2,404 ± 1,191 people
  3. Philippines
    1,883 ± 1,057 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ was India, the natal country of 21,731 Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ residents, followed by China with 2,404 and Philippines with 1,883.

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Foreign-Born Population

37.7%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
43.5k people
38.5%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
44.4k people

As of 2022, 37.7% of Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ residents (43.5k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ was 38.5%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    12,779 households (11.9%)
  2. Gujarati
    6,527 households (6.1%)
  3. Hindi
    4,873 households (4.55%)

49.8% of the households in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is higher than the national average of 21.7%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2022, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ was Spanish. 11.9% of the households in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    842 ± 159
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    667 ± 222
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    351 ± 140

Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.26 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ employs 56.9k people. The largest industries in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ are Computer Systems Design (4,672 people), Elementary & secondary schools (3,417 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (2,160 people), and the highest paying industries are Other information services, except libraries & archives, & internet publishing & broadcasting & web search portals ($179,725), Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($166,805), and Management, scientific & technical consulting services ($154,738).

Males in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ have an average income that is 1.38 times higher than the average income of females, which is $74,753. The income inequality in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ (measured using the Gini index) is 0.435, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

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RACE/ETHNICITY
24,051
Women
45.2%
29,138
Men
54.8%

The workforce of Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ in 2020 was 53,189 people, with 45.2% woman, and 54.8% men.

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Occupations

56.9k
2022 Value
0.536%
1 Year growth
± 0.536%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ grew at a rate of 0.536%, from 56.6k employees to 56.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ, are Software developers (4,164 people), Other managers (2,026 people), and Firstline supervisors of retail sales workers (1,253 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

56.9k
2022 Value
0.536%
1 Year growth
± 0.536%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ grew at a rate of 0.536%, from 56.6k employees to 56.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ, are Computer Systems Design (4,672 people), Elementary & secondary schools (3,417 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (2,160 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ, though some of these residents may live in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$79,992
Median earning men ± $4,463
$50,483
Median earning women ± $2,438

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($125,923), Information ($123,241), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($116,667).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Information ($88,828), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($87,500), and Public Administration ($75,772).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
2.27%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 4.24M people employed in New Jersey. This represents a 2.27% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 16.5%.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in New Jersey went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 57.3% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (41.4%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (0.696%).

Bob Menendez and Cory Booker are the senators currently representing the state of New Jersey. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

New Jersey is currently represented by 12 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from New Jersey

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Bob Menendez
Senator from New Jersey1
Assumed office on January 17, 2006
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Jon Corzine, who was elected Governor of New Jersey.
Cory Booker
Senator from New Jersey2
Assumed office on October 31, 2013
Elected to the seat to succeed Jeffrey Chiesa, who had been appointed to the seat following the death of Frank Lautenberg.

Bob Menendez and Cory Booker are the senators currently representing New Jersey.

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US Representatives from New Jersey

New Jersey is currently represented by 12 members in the U.S. house.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ awarded 1,865 degrees. The student population of Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 4,575 male students and 5,408 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ are Hispanic or Latino (546 and 30.1%), followed by White (523 and 28.8%), Asian (316 and 17.4%), and Black or African American (282 and 15.5%).

The largest universities in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ by number of degrees awarded are Middlesex College (1,675 and 89.8%), Pro Beauty Academy (188 and 10.1%), and Rabbi Jacob Joseph School (2 and 0.107%).

The most popular majors in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ are Liberal Arts & Sciences (521 and 27.9%), General Business Administration & Management (256 and 13.7%), and Physical Sciences (182 and 9.76%).

The median tuition cost in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ for private four year colleges is $12,450.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

University
Measure

In 2022 in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ, the percentage of applicants admitted was 73.3%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 100%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 9,983 (45.8% men and 54.2% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2022 there were 9,983 students enrolled in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ, 45.8% men and 54.2% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in Hispanic or Latino with 3,288 records, of which 60.2% were women and 39.8% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 182 degrees awarded
  2. 521 degrees awarded
  3. 256 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ was Physical Sciences with 182 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 1,675 degrees awarded
  2. 188 degrees awarded
  3. 2 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Middlesex College with 1,675 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2022, 718 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ, which is 0.626 times less than the 1,147 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was Hispanic or Latino students. These 546 degrees mean that there were 1.04 times more degrees awarded to Hispanic or Latino students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, White, with 523 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($12,450) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,404) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,460) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2022, 0.957% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.03% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ in 2022 were Bachelors Degree (24.6k), High School or Equivalent (18.8k), and Graduate Degree (17.8k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ was $423,400 in 2022, which is 1.5 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $374,100 to $423,400, a 13.2% increase. The homeownership rate in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ is 58.6%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ have an average commute time of 33.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ is $113,813. In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ was Bergen County (Central)--Ridgewood Village, Glen Rock & Westwood PUMA, NJ with a value of $183,624, followed by Somerset County (North & West) PUMA, NJ and Essex County (Southwest)--West Orange & Livingston PUMA, NJ, with respective values of $170,196 and $163,601.

Property

$423,400
Median Property Value 2022
±$9,118
$23,467
Median Property Taxes
±$861

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Rent vs Own

58.6%
Homeownership
2022
62.5%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 58.6% of the housing units in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 59.3%.

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Income by Location

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In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ was Bergen County (Central)--Ridgewood Village, Glen Rock & Westwood PUMA, NJ with a value of $183,624, followed by Somerset County (North & West) PUMA, NJ and Essex County (Southwest)--West Orange & Livingston PUMA, NJ, with respective values of $170,196 and $163,601.

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Household Income

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$113,813
Median Household Income
± $4,584
40.1k
Number of Households
± 1,414

In 2022, the median household income of the 40.1k households in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ grew to $113,813 from the previous year's value of $104,941.

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Wage Distribution

0.435
2022 Wage GINI in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ
0.443
2021 Wage GINI in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ

In 2022, the income inequality in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ was 0.435 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.68% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (63.3%)
  2. Worked At Home (16.3%)
  3. Public Transit (10.1%)

In 2022, 63.3% of workers in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (16.3%) and those who used public transit to get to work (10.1%).

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Commute Time

33.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ have a longer commute time (33.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 6.92% of the workforce in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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Poverty & Diversity

5.92% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ (6.77k out of 114k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Males 25 - 34.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ is White, followed by Asian and Hispanic.

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Health

95.3% of the population of Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ has health coverage, with 63.3% on employee plans, 11.7% on Medicaid, 9.95% on Medicare, 9.89% on non-group plans, and 0.385% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in New Jersey see 1171 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.679% decrease from the previous year (1179 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1139 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 383 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,171 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in New Jersey

Primary care physicians in New Jersey see an average of 1,171 patients per year. This represents a 0.679% decrease from the previous year (1,179 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 26% under 18 years, 19% between 18 and 34 years, 41.4% between 35 and 64 years, and 13.6% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.7% were men and 50.3% were women.

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Uninsured People

4.72%
Uninsured
63.3%
Employer Coverage
11.7%
Medicaid
9.95%
Medicare
9.89%
Non-Group
0.385%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Middlesex County (North Central)--Metuchen & South Edison PUMA, NJ grew by 4.03% from 4.54% to 4.72%.

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