metuchen Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 248 2.8 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,480 16.4 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,344 14.9 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,054 33.9 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,878 32.0 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 8,644 96.0 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 5,474 60.8 % 60.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 13,707 - -
19 years old and under 3,442 25.1 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 4,173 30.4 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 4,091 29.8 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 2,001 14.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 10,247 95.4 % 84.8 %
Spanish 246 2.3 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 253 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,274 24.5 % 33.2 %
Married 3,233 62.2 % 50.6 %
Separated 68 1.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 621 12.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 5,300 - -
Occupied Housing Units 5,149 97.2 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 151 2.8 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,640 68.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 611 11.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 319 6.0 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 138 2.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 182 3.4 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 158 3.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 241 4.5 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 11 0.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 223 4.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 313 5.9 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 294 5.5 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 595 11.2 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,117 39.9 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,147 21.6 % 13.1 %
Electric 109 2.1 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 615 11.6 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 4,381 82.7 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 30 0.6 % 4.2 %
Coal 5 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 9 0.2 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 10,577 79.9 % 75.7 %
African-American 681 5.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 7 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,924 14.5 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 47 0.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 109,351 53,657
Median Family Income 131,750 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 50,687 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 78.08 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.26 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.68
    [CDD] 5.63
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