rahway Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 779 4.5 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 6,918 39.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 4,035 23.1 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,831 21.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,929 11.0 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 15,743 90.0 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 5,055 28.9 % 28.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 28,644 - -
19 years old and under 6,972 24.3 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 10,019 35.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 8,204 28.6 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 3,449 12.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 16,905 72.6 % 84.6 %
Spanish 6,145 26.4 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 238 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 4,448 39.8 % 33.5 %
Married 4,775 42.8 % 50.5 %
Separated 461 4.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,482 13.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 12,002 - -
Occupied Housing Units 10,858 90.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,144 9.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,970 49.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 812 6.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,782 14.8 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 359 3.0 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 377 3.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 477 4.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 2,178 18.1 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 47 0.4 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 495 4.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 714 5.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 908 7.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,328 11.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,960 33.0 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,848 23.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,365 11.4 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 808 6.7 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 8,404 70.0 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 119 1.0 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 46 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 116 1.0 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 14,373 51.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 9,121 32.8 % 13.1 %
Asian 1,171 4.2 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 3,107 11.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 60,374 55,775
Median Family Income 74,115 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 29,939 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 50.00 %
  • Temperature 40.08 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.97 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 31.8
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.20 %
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