Trenton, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
83,387
Unemployment
10.3%
Poverty
27.2%
Median Home
$97,000
Median Income
$37,002
Median Rent
$1,085

Trenton SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
10
Education
4
Commute
7

Trenton, NJ Crime Report

2,702
Total Crimes
3,259.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
38.92%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Trenton
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,702 3,259.0 1,353.6 2,346.0
Violent Crime 969 1,168.8 195.4 387.8
Murder 40 48.2 3.7 6.5
Robbery 262 316.0 49.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 617 744.2 127.9 279.7
Property Crime 1,733 2,090.2 1,158.2 1,958.2
Burglary 412 496.9 146.2 314.2
Larceny 1,038 1,252.0 896.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 283 341.3 115.7 246.0

Trenton, NJ Cost Of Living

97
Trenton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Trenton New Jersey National Average
Overall 97 121 100
Services 115 107 100
Groceries 105 107 100
Health 103 100 100
Housing 70 160 100
Transportation 108 106 100
Utilities 101 98 100

Trenton, NJ Photos

Jon Corzines Hole
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Trenton City Museum
Source: Public Domain
New Jersey State House
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Rankings for Trenton in New Jersey

Map Of Trenton, NJ

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Population over time in Trenton

Year Population % Change
2020 83,387 -0.4%
2019 83,734 -1.3%
2018 84,867 0.4%
2017 84,559 -0.1%
2016 84,632 0.2%
2015 84,459 -0.2%
2014 84,609 -0.2%
2013 84,799 -0.3%
2012 85,044 -0.2%
2011 85,181 -

Race / Ethnicity in Trenton

White
13.5% (11,220)
African American
46.7% (38,968)
American Indian
0.0% (17)
Asian
1.0% (837)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (80)
Two Or More
1.5% (1,273)
Hispanic
37.2% (30,992)
Race Trenton NJ USA
White 13.5% 54.7% 60.1%
African American 46.7% 12.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 1.0% 9.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.5% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 37.2% 20.4% 18.2%

Gender in Trenton

Female
51.3% (42,778)
Male
48.7% (40,609)
Gender Trenton NJ USA
Female 51.3% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Trenton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.0% (9,172)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (11,674)
High School / GED
37.0% (30,853)
Some College
19.0% (15,843)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (4,169)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (8,338)
Master's Degree
3.0% (2,501)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (833)
Education Trenton NJ USA
< 9th Grade 11.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Trenton, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
15.8% (1,319,324)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.6% (716,554)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.4% (1,120,929)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (865,350)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.0% (833,257)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (1,311,446)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (922,243)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.1% (755,066)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.5% (290,297)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (204,229)
Income Trenton NJ USA
Less than $10,000 15.8% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.6% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.4% 6.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 6.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.0% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 14.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.1% 17.8% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.5% 10.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 14.8% 8.3%

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