According to the most recent North Arlington New Jersey demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 North Arlington depicts it has a Population 2021 of 16,339 which is in the mid range of other places in the local area. The city with the highest population in the area is Kearny which depicts a population of 41,790 (approximately 2.6 times bigger). Figure 3 uses the North Arlington population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and North Arlington New Jersey shows an increase of 947 (6%).
The total North Arlington New Jersey greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for North Arlington indicates it has a Population Change of 6.2% which is in the middle range of other places in the metro area.
Looking at the North Arlington population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, North Arlington New Jersey shows it has 6,377 people per square mile which is in the mid point range of other places in the metro area. The next higher when ranked by population density is Rutherford only about 4.7% larger with population density of 6,676. The city with the highest population density in the area is East Newark which depicts a people per square mile of 29,520 (approximately 4.6 times bigger). Figure 6 provides North Arlington demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and North Arlington depicts it has a Median Age of 41.0 which is at the top of all other places in the greater North Arlington region.
Figure 8 illustrates the overall diversity breakdown for North Arlington population and ethnicity groups in the area. (note: Hispanic/Latino is broken out separately in the next diagram and also the group denoted as Native ethnicity includes Native American, and Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander.) North Arlington New Jersey has the percentage of Black population the second smallest as measured by people who are white of all the other places in the metro area at 6.6% of the total. Second, it has in the mid point range of other places in the surrounding region when ranked by Native population at 16.3% of the total. Figure 9 shows the North Arlington New Jersey Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and North Arlington shows it has a Hispanic or Latino of 31.1% which is in the mid range of other places in the local area.
North Arlington New Jersey Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for North Arlington households. North Arlington shows it has a Family Size of 3.0 which is the second smallest in terms of average family size of all the other places in the greater region. The city with the highest average family size in the area is Silver Lake CDP-Essex County which depicts an average family size of 3.8 (25.0% larger).
Looking at North Arlington households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, North Arlington depicts it has a Married-couple family of 77% which is in the mid point range of other places in the greater region. The city with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Rutherford which depicts a husband and wife family percent of 79% ( only slightly larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. North Arlington depicts it has a Birth Rate of 12.9% which is the largest of all places in the greater North Arlington region. Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and it has one of the largest proportions of percent of births to mothers aged 25 to 29 at 65% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger city being Silver Lake CDP-Essex County with 100%.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for North Arlington households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. North Arlington depicts it has a Total Single People of 46% which is the second smallest when sorted by percent of people who are single for any reason of all the other places in the metropolitan area. The city with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is East Newark which shows a percent single of 57% (25.2% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, North Arlington is about 9.5% smaller. Also, in comparison with the state of New Jersey, percent of people who are single for any reason of 49%, North Arlington is about 6.2% smaller.
North Arlington New Jersey Citizenship Demographics Charts
The next section of demographic information provides detailed data North Arlington residents including: immigrants, citizenship, immigration, country of origin, non citizens and more. To start, Figure 17 shows a high level view of citizenship. North Arlington New Jersey has the percentage of citizens by naturalization the second smallest in terms of percent of citizens born In US of all the other places in the local area at 10% of the total.
North Arlington New Jersey Birthplace Demographic Charts
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
Cities marked with an asterisk ("*") should resemble a city or town but do not have their own government (i.e. Mayor, City Council, etc.) These places should be recognizable by the local community but their boundaries have no legal status. Technically these include both Census Designated Places (CDP) and Census County Divisions (CCD) which are defined by the Census Bureau along with local authorities. (For more information, see:
Census Designated Place or "CDP")
and Census County Division "CCD".)
For comparison purposes, the US national average and the state average value are provided. Additionally, the "Combined Statistical Area" or CSA is shown that is closest to the city, county, or zip code shown. A CSA is a large grouping of adjacent metropolitan areas that identified by the Census Bureau based on social and economic ties. (See: Combined Statistical Area)
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