Kearny SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
6
Commute
4

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Kearny, New Jersey Info Snack

Kearny (/krni/ KAR-nee) is a town in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States and a suburb of Newark. As of the 2010 United States Census, the town's population was 40,684, reflecting an increase of 171 (+0.4%) from the 40,513 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 5,639 (+16.2%) from the 34,874 counted in the 1990 Census.
Population
42,487
Unemployment
7.7%
Poverty
11.7%
Median Home
$318,700
Median Income
$63,271
Median Rent
$1,212

Rankings for Kearny in New Jersey

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Map Of Kearny, NJ

Population over time in Kearny

Year Population % Change
2017 42,487 1.1%
2016 42,029 0.4%
2015 41,866 0.8%
2014 41,538 1.0%
2013 41,123 0.9%
2012 40,744 0.8%
2011 40,406 0.5%
2010 40,208 -

Crime in Kearny Per 100k

Crime Kearny NJ USA
Violent Crime 119.9 228.8 382.9
Murder 2.4 3.6 5.3
Robbery 47.0 87.7 98.0
Aggravated Assault 68.2 120.8 248.9
Property Crime 1486.1 1555.5 2362.0
Burglary 129.3 265.3 430.4
Larceny 1182.8 1155.1 1694.0
Car Theft 174.0 135.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Kearny

White
41.3% (17,528)
African American
3.7% (1,591)
American Indian
0.2% (81)
Asian
4.8% (2,024)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.2% (508)
Two Or More
1.8% (758)
Hispanic
47.1% (19,997)
Race Kearny NJ USA
White 41.3% 56.1% 61.5%
African American 3.7% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 4.8% 9.4% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 47.1% 19.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Kearny, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
5.0% (212,435)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (118,963)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.1% (386,631)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (301,657)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.9% (633,056)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.2% (858,237)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.4% (569,325)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.3% (692,538)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.6% (322,901)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (148,704)
Income Kearny NJ USA
Less than $10,000 5.0% 5.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 3.5% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.1% 7.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 7.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.9% 10.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.2% 15.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.4% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.3% 17.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.6% 9.3% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 11.9% 6.3%

Gender in Kearny

Female
49.8% (21,163)
Male
50.2% (21,323)
Gender Kearny NJ USA
Female 49.8% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 50.2% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kearny for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.2% (4,347)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (3,378)
High School / GED
35.6% (15,139)
Some College
16.9% (7,199)
Associate's Degree
4.9% (2,065)
Bachelor's Degree
17.5% (7,453)
Master's Degree
5.2% (2,210)
Professional Degree
0.9% (389)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (301)
Education Kearny NJ USA
< 9th Grade 10.2% 5.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 35.6% 27.9% 27.3%
Some College 16.9% 16.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.9% 6.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 17.5% 23.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.2% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.9% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.5% 1.4%

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