Camden, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Camden, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
74,002
Unemployment
12.9%
Poverty
36.4%
Median Home
$84,000
Median Income
$27,015
Median Rent
$922

Camden SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
10
Education
3
Commute
6

Camden, NJ Crime Report

3,417
Total Crimes
4,671.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
88.63%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Camden
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,417 4,671.9 1,542.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,198 1,638.0 206.9 366.7
Murder 23 31.4 2.9 5.0
Robbery 355 485.4 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 756 1,033.6 122.2 250.2
Property Crime 2,219 3,033.9 1,335.7 2,109.9
Burglary 458 626.2 184.6 340.5
Larceny 1,242 1,698.1 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 519 709.6 116.4 219.9

Camden, NJ Cost Of Living

94
Camden's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Camden New Jersey National Average
Overall 94 123 100
Services 105 111 100
Groceries 117 110 100
Health 103 102 100
Housing 59 158 100
Transportation 115 110 100
Utilities 108 100 100

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Rankings for Camden in New Jersey

Map Of Camden, NJ

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Population over time in Camden

Year Population % Change
2019 74,002 -0.8%
2018 74,608 -1.2%
2017 75,550 -0.6%
2016 76,005 -1.2%
2015 76,904 -0.5%
2014 77,294 -0.1%
2013 77,356 -0.3%
2012 77,606 -0.2%
2011 77,739 -0.4%
2010 78,047 -

Race / Ethnicity in Camden

White
5.8% (4,269)
African American
39.1% (28,913)
American Indian
0.1% (98)
Asian
2.4% (1,783)
Hawaiian
0.1% (39)
Other
0.4% (275)
Two Or More
1.2% (877)
Hispanic
51.0% (37,748)
Race Camden NJ USA
White 5.8% 55.4% 60.7%
African American 39.1% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.4% 9.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 51.0% 20.2% 18.0%

Gender in Camden

Female
53.0% (39,209)
Male
47.0% (34,793)
Gender Camden NJ USA
Female 53.0% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Camden for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
16.0% (11,840)
9-12th Grade
17.0% (12,580)
High School / GED
34.0% (25,160)
Some College
19.0% (14,060)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (3,700)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (5,180)
Master's Degree
2.0% (1,480)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Camden NJ USA
< 9th Grade 16.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 17.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Camden, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
19.3% (1,427,687)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.2% (755,269)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.8% (1,319,019)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (886,751)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (975,606)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.8% (945,287)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.1% (451,780)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.5% (407,053)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (141,387)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (90,356)
Income Camden NJ USA
Less than $10,000 19.3% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.2% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.8% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 9.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.8% 14.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.1% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.5% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 10.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 14.0% 7.7%

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