perth amboy Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 6,323 23.4 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 11,378 42.2 % 32.2 %
Some College 4,467 16.6 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,602 13.3 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,219 4.5 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 18,595 68.9 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,021 14.9 % 14.9 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 52,265 - -
19 years old and under 15,828 30.3 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 19,466 37.2 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 11,559 22.1 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 5,412 10.4 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 9,577 20.9 % 84.4 %
Spanish 36,163 78.8 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 175 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 8,365 44.0 % 33.6 %
Married 7,907 41.6 % 50.4 %
Separated 804 4.2 % 2.5 %
Divorced 1,944 10.2 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 16,641 - -
Occupied Housing Units 15,784 94.9 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 857 5.1 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,524 27.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 915 5.5 % 5.9 %
2-Units 5,287 31.8 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 1,602 9.6 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 1,006 6.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,589 9.5 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 1,718 10.3 % 9.0 %
Built 1990 to 1999 802 4.8 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 912 5.5 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,210 7.3 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,763 10.6 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,932 23.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,656 28.0 % 12.8 %
Electric 1,690 10.2 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 984 5.9 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 12,815 77.0 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 194 1.2 % 4.1 %
Coal 7 0.0 % 0.1 %
Wood 9 0.1 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 9 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 76 0.5 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 41,793 81.3 % 75.1 %
African-American 3,888 7.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 75 0.1 % 0.9 %
Asian 1,157 2.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 4,463 8.7 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 49,155 57,617
Median Family Income 53,275 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 19,834 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 68.12 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.41 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 10.45
    [CDD] 0.58

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.19 %
6.0 0.04 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com