Colonia, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Colonia, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
17,782
Unemployment
3.4%
Poverty
5.3%
Median Home
$369,200
Median Income
$108,364
Median Rent
$1,657

Colonia SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Colonia, NJ Cost Of Living

127
Colonia's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Colonia New Jersey National Average
Overall 127 121 100
Services 114 107 100
Groceries 108 107 100
Health 103 100 100
Housing 172 160 100
Transportation 105 106 100
Utilities 102 98 100

Rankings for Colonia in New Jersey

Map Of Colonia, NJ

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Population over time in Colonia

Year Population % Change
2020 17,782 0.3%
2019 17,734 1.4%
2018 17,486 -1.4%
2017 17,728 1.2%
2016 17,517 -0.1%
2015 17,530 1.0%
2014 17,352 0.5%
2013 17,263 -1.1%
2012 17,447 -3.6%
2011 18,100 -

Race / Ethnicity in Colonia

White
64.7% (11,506)
African American
5.8% (1,029)
American Indian
0.1% (9)
Asian
13.6% (2,420)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (66)
Two Or More
2.0% (353)
Hispanic
13.5% (2,399)
Race Colonia NJ USA
White 64.7% 54.7% 60.1%
African American 5.8% 12.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 13.6% 9.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.5% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 13.5% 20.4% 18.2%

Gender in Colonia

Female
52.8% (9,394)
Male
47.2% (8,388)
Gender Colonia NJ USA
Female 52.8% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 47.2% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Colonia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (711)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (533)
High School / GED
29.0% (5,156)
Some College
18.0% (3,200)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,066)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (4,801)
Master's Degree
11.0% (1,956)
Professional Degree
1.0% (177)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (177)
Education Colonia NJ USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Colonia, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
1.9% (33,701)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.6% (28,084)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.7% (120,024)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.9% (52,030)
$35,000 to $49,999
4.6% (82,480)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.6% (259,856)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.0% (248,327)
$100,000 to $149,999
25.0% (444,919)
$150,000 to $199,999
14.5% (257,196)
$200,000 or more
14.1% (251,579)
Income Colonia NJ USA
Less than $10,000 1.9% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.6% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.7% 6.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.9% 6.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 4.6% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.6% 14.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.0% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 25.0% 17.8% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 14.5% 10.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 14.1% 14.8% 8.3%

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