Dunellen, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
7,215
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
15.4%
Median Home
$283,000
Median Income
$75,564
Median Rent
$1,178

Dunellen SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Dunellen, NJ Crime Report

112
Total Crimes
1,557.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-33.62%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Dunellen
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 112 1,557.3 1,353.6 2,346.0
Violent Crime 5 69.5 195.4 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.7 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 49.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 5 69.5 127.9 279.7
Property Crime 107 1,487.8 1,158.2 1,958.2
Burglary 13 180.8 146.2 314.2
Larceny 91 1,265.3 896.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 3 41.7 115.7 246.0

Dunellen, NJ Cost Of Living

120
Dunellen's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Dunellen New Jersey National Average
Overall 120 121 100
Services 115 107 100
Groceries 108 107 100
Health 103 100 100
Housing 146 160 100
Transportation 104 106 100
Utilities 102 98 100

Rankings for Dunellen in New Jersey

Map Of Dunellen, NJ

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Population over time in Dunellen

Year Population % Change
2020 7,215 -0.9%
2019 7,284 -1.5%
2018 7,392 0.5%
2017 7,355 -0.2%
2016 7,368 0.7%
2015 7,317 0.8%
2014 7,260 -0.2%
2013 7,271 1.2%
2012 7,185 0.6%
2011 7,143 -

Race / Ethnicity in Dunellen

White
45.1% (3,256)
African American
10.6% (763)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
6.3% (453)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (9)
Two Or More
0.5% (37)
Hispanic
37.4% (2,697)
Race Dunellen NJ USA
White 45.1% 54.7% 60.1%
African American 10.6% 12.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 6.3% 9.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.5% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.5% 2.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 37.4% 20.4% 18.2%

Gender in Dunellen

Female
48.8% (3,520)
Male
51.2% (3,694)
Gender Dunellen NJ USA
Female 48.8% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 51.2% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dunellen for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (144)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (288)
High School / GED
36.0% (2,597)
Some College
18.0% (1,298)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (649)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (1,803)
Master's Degree
5.0% (360)
Professional Degree
1.0% (72)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Dunellen NJ USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Dunellen, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
4.8% (34,457)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (28,164)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.6% (55,131)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.9% (42,247)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.4% (60,824)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.4% (133,034)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.5% (89,887)
$100,000 to $149,999
22.5% (162,097)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.4% (60,524)
$200,000 or more
7.6% (55,131)
Income Dunellen NJ USA
Less than $10,000 4.8% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.6% 6.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.9% 6.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.4% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.4% 14.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.5% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 22.5% 17.8% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.4% 10.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 7.6% 14.8% 8.3%

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