Hackensack, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
44,339
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
13.4%
Median Home
$296,300
Median Income
$70,090
Median Rent
$1,440

Hackensack SnackAbility

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

Hackensack, NJ Crime Report

697
Total Crimes
1,566.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-36.77%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Hackensack
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 697 1,566.1 1,542.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 103 231.4 206.9 366.7
Murder 1 2.2 2.9 5.0
Robbery 15 33.7 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 81 182.0 122.2 250.2
Property Crime 594 1,334.7 1,335.7 2,109.9
Burglary 54 121.3 184.6 340.5
Larceny 506 1,137.0 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 34 76.4 116.4 219.9

Hackensack, NJ Cost Of Living

123
Hackensack's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Hackensack New Jersey National Average
Overall 123 123 100
Services 114 111 100
Groceries 108 110 100
Health 107 102 100
Housing 152 158 100
Transportation 111 110 100
Utilities 105 100 100

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Rankings for Hackensack in New Jersey

Map Of Hackensack, NJ

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Population over time in Hackensack

Year Population % Change
2019 44,339 -0.1%
2018 44,381 -0.7%
2017 44,673 0.9%
2016 44,271 0.5%
2015 44,035 0.3%
2014 43,903 1.0%
2013 43,466 0.8%
2012 43,126 0.6%
2011 42,857 0.3%
2010 42,713 -

Race / Ethnicity in Hackensack

White
24.9% (11,028)
African American
22.5% (9,980)
American Indian
0.1% (36)
Asian
11.2% (4,987)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (142)
Two Or More
1.3% (566)
Hispanic
39.7% (17,600)
Race Hackensack NJ USA
White 24.9% 55.4% 60.7%
African American 22.5% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 11.2% 9.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 39.7% 20.2% 18.0%

Gender in Hackensack

Female
52.0% (23,075)
Male
48.0% (21,264)
Gender Hackensack NJ USA
Female 52.0% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hackensack for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (3,547)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (2,216)
High School / GED
27.0% (11,971)
Some College
15.0% (6,650)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (2,660)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (11,528)
Master's Degree
10.0% (4,433)
Professional Degree
2.0% (886)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (443)
Education Hackensack NJ USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Hackensack, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
6.1% (270,728)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.2% (187,534)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.7% (342,302)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.2% (273,052)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.9% (527,048)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (774,305)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.6% (692,274)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.5% (776,629)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.0% (312,325)
$200,000 or more
6.3% (277,699)
Income Hackensack NJ USA
Less than $10,000 6.1% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.2% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.7% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.2% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.9% 9.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 14.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.6% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.5% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.0% 10.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.3% 14.0% 7.7%

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