The Waterfront demographics profile

StatisticThe WaterfrontJersey CityNew Jersey
Population10,234261,6668,915,456
Population density (sq mi)12,61717,6861
Median age34.033.739.5
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a47%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%47%45%
Speak Englishn/a47%69%
Speak Spanishn/a23%16%
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  • The population density in The Waterfront is 29% lower than Jersey City.
  • The median age in The Waterfront is 1% higher than Jersey City.
  • In The Waterfront 39.55% of the population is White.
  • In The Waterfront 5.79% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In The Waterfront 49.53% of the population is Asian.

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The Waterfront population breakdown by race

RaceThe WaterfrontJersey CityNew Jersey
White39.55%35.27%68.15%
Black or African American5.79%24.84%13.54%
Asian49.53%25.01%9.19%
American Indian0.04%0.34%0.21%
Native Hawaiian0.04%0.05%0.03%
Mixed race3.79%3.13%2.53%
Other race1.26%11.37%6.35%
In The Waterfront, 28.1% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The The Waterfront, Jersey City, NJ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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