Living in Fords, NJ

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Fords, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
15,250
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
4.0%
Median Home
$314,200
Median Income
$94,948
Median Rent
$1,547

Fords SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
4

Fords, NJ Cost Of Living

122
Fords's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Fords New Jersey National Average
Overall 122 123 100
Services 114 111 100
Groceries 107 110 100
Health 104 102 100
Housing 150 158 100
Transportation 107 110 100
Utilities 104 100 100

Rankings for Fords in New Jersey

Map Of Fords, NJ

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Population over time in Fords

Year Population % Change
2019 15,250 2.0%
2018 14,948 -6.1%
2017 15,915 2.5%
2016 15,521 2.9%
2015 15,085 0.4%
2014 15,028 0.1%
2013 15,012 2.7%
2012 14,612 -2.5%
2011 14,991 -0.6%
2010 15,084 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fords

White
45.4% (6,919)
African American
9.8% (1,493)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
20.0% (3,054)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (9)
Two Or More
1.5% (229)
Hispanic
23.3% (3,546)
Race Fords NJ USA
White 45.4% 55.4% 60.7%
African American 9.8% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 20.0% 9.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 23.3% 20.2% 18.0%

Gender in Fords

Female
50.2% (7,648)
Male
49.8% (7,601)
Gender Fords NJ USA
Female 50.2% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fords for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (762)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (762)
High School / GED
30.0% (4,575)
Some College
18.0% (2,745)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,067)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (3,660)
Master's Degree
10.0% (1,525)
Professional Degree
1.0% (152)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Fords NJ USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Fords, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
3.5% (54,049)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.2% (32,836)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.9% (90,372)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.4% (67,706)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.5% (144,421)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.2% (201,957)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.5% (221,427)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.1% (352,772)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.4% (203,991)
$200,000 or more
10.2% (155,463)
Income Fords NJ USA
Less than $10,000 3.5% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.2% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.9% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.4% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.5% 9.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.2% 14.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.5% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.1% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.4% 10.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 10.2% 14.0% 7.7%

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