Phillipsburg, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
14,344
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
17.6%
Median Home
$136,800
Median Income
$54,459
Median Rent
$968

Phillipsburg SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
4

Phillipsburg, NJ Crime Report

334
Total Crimes
2,347.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-5.22%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Phillipsburg
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 334 2,347.5 1,542.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 30 210.9 206.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 5 35.1 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 11 77.3 122.2 250.2
Property Crime 304 2,136.6 1,335.7 2,109.9
Burglary 37 260.1 184.6 340.5
Larceny 254 1,785.2 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 13 91.4 116.4 219.9

Phillipsburg, NJ Cost Of Living

95
Phillipsburg's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Phillipsburg New Jersey National Average
Overall 95 123 100
Services 100 111 100
Groceries 100 110 100
Health 98 102 100
Housing 81 158 100
Transportation 106 110 100
Utilities 107 100 100

Phillipsburg, NJ Photos

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Rankings for Phillipsburg in New Jersey

Map Of Phillipsburg, NJ

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Population over time in Phillipsburg

Year Population % Change
2019 14,344 -0.5%
2018 14,415 -0.9%
2017 14,540 -0.2%
2016 14,570 -0.3%
2015 14,608 -0.7%
2014 14,717 -0.7%
2013 14,819 -0.8%
2012 14,936 -1.0%
2011 15,086 -0.7%
2010 15,197 -

Race / Ethnicity in Phillipsburg

White
68.5% (9,821)
African American
10.1% (1,442)
American Indian
0.2% (22)
Asian
2.0% (283)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.8% (114)
Two Or More
4.1% (583)
Hispanic
14.5% (2,079)
Race Phillipsburg NJ USA
White 68.5% 55.4% 60.7%
African American 10.1% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 9.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.1% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.5% 20.2% 18.0%

Gender in Phillipsburg

Female
50.7% (7,269)
Male
49.3% (7,074)
Gender Phillipsburg NJ USA
Female 50.7% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Phillipsburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (1,147)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,147)
High School / GED
38.0% (5,450)
Some College
21.0% (3,012)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,004)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,721)
Master's Degree
5.0% (717)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (143)
Education Phillipsburg NJ USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Phillipsburg, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
7.0% (101,101)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.5% (79,383)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.4% (164,009)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.4% (164,009)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.7% (168,253)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (244,142)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.4% (234,906)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.5% (192,967)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (58,913)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (26,710)
Income Phillipsburg NJ USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.5% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.4% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.4% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.7% 9.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 14.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.4% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.5% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 10.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 14.0% 7.7%

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