Vernon Center demographics profile

StatisticVernon CenterNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)6411,21591
Median age31.839.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)42%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%45%43%
Speak English73%69%79%
Speak Spanish22%16%13%
Vernon Center, NJ has a population of 1,887 and is the 11,370th largest city in the United States. The population density is 641 per sq mi which is 47% lower than the New Jersey average and 607% higher than the national average. The median age in Vernon Center is 32 which is approximately 19% lower than the New Jersey average of 40. In Vernon Center, 42% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 73% speak English and 22% speak Spanish. 58% of Vernon Center residents were born in New Jersey, 21% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 19% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Vernon Center is 47% lower than New Jersey.
  • The median age in Vernon Center is 19% lower than New Jersey.
  • In Vernon Center 95.02% of the population is White.
  • In Vernon Center 1.27% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Vernon Center 0.00% of the population is Asian.

Compare Vernon Center, NJ Demographics To Other Cities


      Vernon Center population breakdown by race

      RaceVernon CenterNew JerseyNational
      Black or African American1.27%13.54%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.21%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.22%2.53%3.06%
      Other race2.49%6.35%4.75%
      In Vernon Center, 30.5% 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 Vernon Center, NJ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).