perth amboy Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 6,608 24.5 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 10,945 40.6 % 32.6 %
Some College 4,652 17.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,624 13.5 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,115 4.1 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 18,295 67.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,907 14.5 % 14.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 52,179 - -
19 years old and under 15,567 29.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 19,590 37.5 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 11,699 22.4 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 5,323 10.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 10,114 22.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 35,653 77.7 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 119 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 8,601 44.9 % 33.5 %
Married 7,622 39.8 % 50.5 %
Separated 829 4.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,106 11.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 17,392 - -
Occupied Housing Units 16,269 93.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,123 6.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,812 27.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 834 4.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 5,525 31.8 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,789 10.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,194 6.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,639 9.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,599 9.2 % 8.8 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,079 6.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,066 6.1 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,238 7.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,948 11.2 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 4,159 23.9 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,954 28.5 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,564 9.0 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,111 6.4 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 13,288 76.4 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 219 1.3 % 4.1 %
Wood 34 0.2 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 20 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 33 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 41,472 81.3 % 75.5 %
African-American 4,084 8.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 71 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 921 1.8 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 4,441 8.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 44,024 55,775
Median Family Income 49,140 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 19,218 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 53.57 %
  • Temperature 43.93 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.41 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 28.65
    [CDD] 0
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