Living in Colonia, NJ

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Colonia SnackAbility

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

Colonia, NJ Cost Of Living

128
Colonia's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average

Colonia, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
17,734
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
2.8%
Median Home
$355,400
Median Income
$104,519
Median Rent
$1,475

Rankings for Colonia in New Jersey

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Map Of Colonia, NJ

Population over time in Colonia

Year Population % Change
2017 17,734 1.4%
2016 17,486 -1.4%
2015 17,728 1.2%
2014 17,517 -0.1%
2013 17,530 1.0%
2012 17,352 0.5%
2011 17,263 -1.1%
2010 17,447 -3.6%
2009 18,100 -

Race / Ethnicity in Colonia

White
67.4% (11,954)
African American
5.8% (1,020)
American Indian
0.1% (11)
Asian
15.5% (2,754)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (67)
Two Or More
1.2% (211)
Hispanic
9.7% (1,717)
Race Colonia NJ USA
White 67.4% 55.8% 61.1%
African American 5.8% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 15.5% 9.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.7% 19.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Colonia, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
1.9% (34,195)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (24,382)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.8% (85,339)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.1% (71,958)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.9% (121,616)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.1% (249,477)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.4% (254,829)
$100,000 to $149,999
25.4% (449,594)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.5% (239,962)
$200,000 or more
13.6% (242,043)
Income Colonia NJ USA
Less than $10,000 1.9% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 3.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.8% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.1% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.9% 9.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.1% 14.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.4% 12.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 25.4% 17.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.5% 9.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 13.6% 13.0% 7.0%

Gender in Colonia

Female
52.3% (9,281)
Male
47.7% (8,453)
Gender Colonia NJ USA
Female 52.3% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Colonia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (177)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (709)
High School / GED
31.0% (5,497)
Some College
18.0% (3,192)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,241)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (4,078)
Master's Degree
12.0% (2,128)
Professional Degree
2.0% (354)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (354)
Education Colonia NJ USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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