Living in Union City, NJ

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

Union City, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
68,226
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
19.6%
Median Home
$340,800
Median Income
$48,992
Median Rent
$1,225

Union City SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
10
Education
5
Commute
4

Union City, NJ Crime Report

1,273
Total Crimes
1,859.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-24.92%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Union City
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,273 1,859.5 1,542.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 193 281.9 206.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 52 76.0 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 129 188.4 122.2 250.2
Property Crime 1,080 1,577.6 1,335.7 2,109.9
Burglary 101 147.5 184.6 340.5
Larceny 891 1,301.5 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 88 128.5 116.4 219.9

Union City, NJ Cost Of Living

135
Union City's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Union City New Jersey National Average
Overall 135 123 100
Services 136 111 100
Groceries 142 110 100
Health 110 102 100
Housing 145 158 100
Transportation 128 110 100
Utilities 111 100 100

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Population over time in Union City

Year Population % Change
2019 68,226 -0.2%
2018 68,362 -2.1%
2017 69,815 1.2%
2016 68,965 0.5%
2015 68,656 1.0%
2014 68,001 1.1%
2013 67,233 0.9%
2012 66,646 0.8%
2011 66,095 0.5%
2010 65,766 -

Race / Ethnicity in Union City

White
16.7% (11,407)
African American
2.3% (1,559)
American Indian
0.0% (10)
Asian
3.6% (2,475)
Hawaiian
0.2% (117)
Other
0.3% (189)
Two Or More
0.8% (563)
Hispanic
76.1% (51,906)
Race Union City NJ USA
White 16.7% 55.4% 60.7%
African American 2.3% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.6% 9.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 76.1% 20.2% 18.0%

Gender in Union City

Female
50.7% (34,563)
Male
49.3% (33,663)
Gender Union City NJ USA
Female 50.7% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Union City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
21.0% (14,327)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (5,458)
High School / GED
33.0% (22,514)
Some College
13.0% (8,869)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (2,729)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (9,551)
Master's Degree
5.0% (3,411)
Professional Degree
1.0% (682)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (682)
Education Union City NJ USA
< 9th Grade 21.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Union City, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
8.3% (566,159)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (330,283)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.9% (878,619)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (725,174)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (978,317)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (1,188,294)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.3% (838,796)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.2% (762,491)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (289,345)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (265,117)
Income Union City NJ USA
Less than $10,000 8.3% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.9% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 9.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 14.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.3% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.2% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 10.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 14.0% 7.7%

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