perth amboy Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 6,377 23.6 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 11,086 41.1 % 32.8 %
Some College 4,697 17.4 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,730 13.8 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,079 4.0 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 18,501 68.6 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,991 14.8 % 14.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 51,727 - -
19 years old and under 15,342 29.7 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 19,652 38.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 11,306 21.9 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 5,427 10.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 10,666 23.5 % 84.8 %
Spanish 34,589 76.1 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 225 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 8,525 44.3 % 33.2 %
Married 7,747 40.3 % 50.6 %
Separated 821 4.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,140 11.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 17,284 - -
Occupied Housing Units 16,306 94.3 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 978 5.7 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,795 27.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 874 5.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 5,439 31.5 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 1,862 10.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,298 7.5 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 1,541 8.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,460 8.4 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 15 0.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,112 6.4 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,163 6.7 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,037 6.0 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,785 10.3 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 4,452 25.8 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,970 28.8 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,583 9.2 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,268 7.3 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 13,161 76.1 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 214 1.2 % 4.2 %
Wood 28 0.2 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 21 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 31 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 40,003 79.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 4,761 9.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 76 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 917 1.8 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 4,711 9.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 45,276 53,657
Median Family Income 51,264 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 19,217 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 62.50 %
  • Temperature 85.18 ℉
  • Rainfall 6.15 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.05
    [CDD] 11.72
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