Plainfield, NJ - Best Places To Live

Plainfield Info Snack

Population
50,423
Median Home Price
$246,500
Median Income
$53,099
Unemployment Rate
13.17%

Plainfield Highlights

Best Places Around Plainfield

1

Martinsville, NJ
Population 11,914

2

Florham Park, NJ
Population 11,820

3

Bradley Gardens, NJ
Population 13,902

4

Westfield, NJ
Population 30,647

5

Boonton, NJ
Population 8,424

6

Green Knoll, NJ
Population 5,954

7

Middlesex, NJ
Population 13,766

8

Mountainside, NJ
Population 6,765

9

Morris Plains, NJ
Population 5,635

10

Mendham, NJ
Population 5,008

Map Of Plainfield, NJ

Population over time in Plainfield

YearPopulation% Change
201450,4230.72%
201350,0650.73%
201249,7010.68%
201149,3650.66%
201049,043-

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Race / Ethnicity in Plainfield

Black / African American
41.5% (20,932)
Hispanic
38.9% (19,624)
White
8.9% (4,490)
Some Other Race
8.0% (4,046)
Asian
1.8% (894)
Two or More races
0.8% (425)
American Indian / Alaska Native
0.0% (12)
Native Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
PopulationPlainfieldNew JerseyUSA
Black / African American41.5%12.8%12.2%
Hispanic38.9%18.6%16.9%
White8.9%57.8%62.8%
Some Other Race8.0%0.4%0.2%
Asian1.8%8.7%4.9%
Two Or More Races0.8%1.5%2.1%
American Indian / Alaska Native0.0%0.1%0.7%
Native Hawaiian0.0%0.0%0.2%

Gender in Plainfield

Male
51.2% (25,801)
Female
48.8% (24,622)
PopulationPlainfieldNew JerseyUSA
Male51.2%48.8%49.2%
Female48.8%51.2%50.8%

Highest level of educational attainment in Plainfield for adults over 25

High School \ GED)
31.1% (10,273)
Less Than High School
28.1% (9,283)
Some College
22.6% (7,457)
Bachelor's Degree
11.2% (3,689)
Master's Degree
5.3% (1,758)
Professional Degree
1.0% (344)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (210)
EducationPlainfieldNew JerseyUSA
High School \ GED31.1%28.8%28.0%
Less Than High School28.1%11.6%13.7%
Some College22.6%23.2%29.1%
Bachelor's Degree11.2%22.5%18.3%
Master's Degree5.3%10.0%7.8%
Professional Degree1.0%2.4%2.0%
Doctorate Degree0.6%1.5%1.3%

Household income for Plainfield, New Jersey

$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (1,796)
$60,000 to $74,999
10.1% (1,471)
$100,000 to $124,999
7.9% (1,153)
Less than $10,000
7.7% (1,124)
$50,000 to $59,999
7.2% (1,045)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.5% (937)
$20,000 to $24,999
6.4% (925)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (885)
$25,000 to $29,999
5.6% (810)
$15,000 to $19,999
5.5% (797)
$35,000 to $39,999
4.7% (677)
$30,000 to $34,999
4.5% (650)
$125,000 to $149,999
4.3% (628)
$200,000 or More
4.1% (601)
$45,000 to $49,999
4.1% (600)
$40,000 to $44,999
2.9% (419)

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