Living in North Plainfield, NJ

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Updated: 2020-03-10

North Plainfield SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
7
Commute
4

North Plainfield, NJ Crime Report

377
Total Crimes
1,726.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-32.77%
Below National Average

North Plainfield, NJ Cost Of Living

119
North Plainfield's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average

North Plainfield, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
21,640
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
8.0%
Median Home
$269,000
Median Income
$72,569
Median Rent
$1,304

North Plainfield, NJ Photos

Rankings for North Plainfield in New Jersey

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Map Of North Plainfield, NJ

Population over time in North Plainfield

Year Population % Change
2017 21,640 -2.0%
2016 22,092 -0.1%
2015 22,106 -0.2%
2014 22,156 0.5%
2013 22,056 0.2%
2012 22,001 0.2%
2011 21,960 0.1%
2010 21,942 0.0%
2009 21,932 -
Crime/100k North Plainfield NJ USA
Violent Crime 178.6 208.1 368.9
Murder 4.6 3.2 5.0
Robbery 82.4 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 59.5 117.4 246.8
Property Crime 1548.0 1404.9 2199.5
Burglary 247.3 215.9 376.0
Larceny 1245.8 1065.1 1594.6
Car Theft 55.0 123.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in North Plainfield

White
26.7% (5,784)
African American
20.7% (4,476)
American Indian
0.1% (32)
Asian
5.8% (1,254)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (11)
Two Or More
1.5% (323)
Hispanic
45.1% (9,760)
Race North Plainfield NJ USA
White 26.7% 55.8% 61.1%
African American 20.7% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 5.8% 9.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 45.1% 19.9% 17.8%

Household Income For North Plainfield, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
4.3% (92,109)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (30,314)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.5% (140,788)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.6% (185,385)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.0% (238,436)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.6% (467,253)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (274,872)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.3% (461,424)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.8% (168,771)
$200,000 or more
4.8% (104,643)
Income North Plainfield NJ USA
Less than $10,000 4.3% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 3.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.5% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.6% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.0% 9.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.6% 14.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 12.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.3% 17.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.8% 9.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.8% 13.0% 7.0%

Gender in North Plainfield

Female
49.1% (10,632)
Male
50.9% (11,008)
Gender North Plainfield NJ USA
Female 49.1% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 50.9% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in North Plainfield for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (1,298)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,514)
High School / GED
30.0% (6,492)
Some College
22.0% (4,760)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,731)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (3,895)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,514)
Professional Degree
1.0% (216)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (216)
Education North Plainfield NJ USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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