Pleasantville demographics profile

StatisticPleasantvilleNew JerseyNational
Population20,5328,915,456318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,589191
Median age35.439.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)41%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%45%43%
Speak English56%69%79%
Speak Spanish38%16%13%
Pleasantville, NJ has a population of 20,532 and is the 2,115th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,589 per sq mi which is 358790% higher than the New Jersey average and 3861% higher than the national average. The median age in Pleasantville is 35 which is approximately 10% lower than the New Jersey average of 40. In Pleasantville, 41% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 56% speak English and 38% speak Spanish. 56% of Pleasantville residents were born in New Jersey, 16% were born out of state, 5% were born outside of the United States and 23% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Pleasantville is 358790% higher than New Jersey.
  • The median age in Pleasantville is 10% lower than New Jersey.
  • In Pleasantville 38.42% of the population is White.
  • In Pleasantville 44.94% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Pleasantville 2.28% of the population is Asian.

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Pleasantville population breakdown by race

RacePleasantvilleNew JerseyNational
White38.42%68.15%73.35%
Black or African American44.94%13.54%12.63%
Asian2.28%9.19%5.22%
American Indian0.30%0.21%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.03%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race4.77%2.53%3.06%
Other race9.24%6.35%4.75%
In Pleasantville, 40.2% 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 Pleasantville, NJ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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