Pompton Lakes demographics profile

StatisticPompton LakesNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)3,8731,21591
Median age41.539.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%45%43%
Speak English69%69%79%
Speak Spanish14%16%13%
Pompton Lakes, NJ has a population of 11,163 and is the 3,624th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,873 per sq mi which is 219% higher than the New Jersey average and 4175% higher than the national average. The median age in Pompton Lakes is 42 which is approximately 5% higher than the New Jersey average of 40. In Pompton Lakes, 61% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 69% speak English and 14% speak Spanish. 62% of Pompton Lakes residents were born in New Jersey, 15% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 22% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Pompton Lakes is 219% higher than New Jersey.
  • The median age in Pompton Lakes is 5% higher than New Jersey.
  • In Pompton Lakes 89.59% of the population is White.
  • In Pompton Lakes 0.20% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Pompton Lakes 5.63% of the population is Asian.

Compare Pompton Lakes, NJ Demographics To Other Cities


      Pompton Lakes population breakdown by race

      RacePompton LakesNew JerseyNational
      Black or African American0.20%13.54%12.63%
      American Indian0.18%0.21%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.04%2.53%3.06%
      Other race2.36%6.35%4.75%
      In Pompton Lakes, 18.7% 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 Pompton Lakes, NJ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).