Living in East Orange, NJ

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Updated: 2020-03-11

East Orange SnackAbility

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

East Orange, NJ Crime Report

1,237
Total Crimes
1,914.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-25.47%
Below National Average

East Orange, NJ Cost Of Living

111
East Orange's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

East Orange, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
64,400
Unemployment
15.3%
Poverty
19.1%
Median Home
$213,700
Median Income
$44,809
Median Rent
$1,075

East Orange, NJ Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for East Orange in New Jersey

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Map Of East Orange, NJ

Population over time in East Orange

Year Population % Change
2017 64,400 -1.2%
2016 65,151 0.8%
2015 64,621 0.1%
2014 64,578 0.1%
2013 64,538 0.3%
2012 64,351 -0.0%
2011 64,356 -0.4%
2010 64,616 -0.5%
2009 64,927 -
Crime/100k East Orange NJ USA
Violent Crime 515.3 208.1 368.9
Murder 9.3 3.2 5.0
Robbery 205.8 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 267.7 117.4 246.8
Property Crime 1398.8 1404.9 2199.5
Burglary 260.0 215.9 376.0
Larceny 807.7 1065.1 1594.6
Car Theft 331.1 123.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in East Orange

White
2.1% (1,382)
African American
83.6% (53,860)
American Indian
0.2% (123)
Asian
1.1% (721)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (383)
Two Or More
1.0% (622)
Hispanic
11.3% (7,309)
Race East Orange NJ USA
White 2.1% 55.8% 61.1%
African American 83.6% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 9.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.3% 19.9% 17.8%

Household Income For East Orange, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
11.4% (735,166)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.5% (421,458)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.7% (751,806)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (669,151)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (963,490)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (1,126,072)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (653,602)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.6% (746,077)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (214,139)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (159,035)
Income East Orange NJ USA
Less than $10,000 11.4% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 3.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.7% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 9.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 14.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 12.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.6% 17.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 9.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 13.0% 7.0%

Gender in East Orange

Female
53.9% (34,717)
Male
46.1% (29,683)
Gender East Orange NJ USA
Female 53.9% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 46.1% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in East Orange for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (2,576)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (5,796)
High School / GED
37.0% (23,828)
Some College
24.0% (15,456)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (4,508)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (8,372)
Master's Degree
5.0% (3,220)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (644)
Education East Orange NJ USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 24.0% 19.0%
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%

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