South Amboy SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
9
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
4

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South Amboy, New Jersey Info Snack

South Amboy is a city in Middlesex County, New Jersey, on the Raritan Bay. As of the 2010 United States Census, the city's population was 8,631, reflecting an increase of 718 (+9.1%) from the 7,913 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 50 (+0.6%) from the 7,863 counted in the 1990 Census.
Population
8,811
Unemployment
7.1%
Poverty
9.7%
Median Home
$278,900
Median Income
$65,074
Median Rent
$1,159

1 Reviews & Comments About South Amboy

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

07/20/2018

A quaint waterside town with several bars and restaurants. Great for day at the park or an evening out.

The Waterfront park is very nice. There are several nice bars in the downtown area walking distance to the train station.

Rankings for South Amboy in New Jersey

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Map Of South Amboy, NJ

Population over time in South Amboy

Year Population % Change
2017 8,811 0.6%
2016 8,762 -0.3%
2015 8,787 0.4%
2014 8,749 0.6%
2013 8,695 0.8%
2012 8,630 0.7%
2011 8,566 0.8%
2010 8,502 -

Crime in South Amboy Per 100k

Crime South Amboy NJ USA
Violent Crime 11.3 228.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.6 5.3
Robbery 0.0 87.7 98.0
Aggravated Assault 0.0 120.8 248.9
Property Crime 950.3 1555.5 2362.0
Burglary 181.0 265.3 430.4
Larceny 610.9 1155.1 1694.0
Car Theft 158.4 135.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in South Amboy

White
77.9% (6,863)
African American
4.1% (362)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.6% (315)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (60)
Hispanic
13.7% (1,211)
Race South Amboy NJ USA
White 77.9% 56.1% 61.5%
African American 4.1% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.6% 9.4% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 13.7% 19.7% 17.6%

Household Income For South Amboy, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
5.4% (47,579)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (45,817)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.3% (55,509)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.5% (66,082)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.3% (117,186)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (139,213)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (84,585)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.3% (205,296)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.6% (93,396)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (28,195)
Income South Amboy NJ USA
Less than $10,000 5.4% 5.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 3.5% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.3% 7.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.5% 7.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.3% 10.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 15.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.3% 17.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.6% 9.3% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 11.9% 6.3%

Gender in South Amboy

Female
48.2% (4,242)
Male
51.8% (4,568)
Gender South Amboy NJ USA
Female 48.2% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 51.8% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in South Amboy for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (266)
9-12th Grade
8.8% (776)
High School / GED
32.8% (2,887)
Some College
21.1% (1,863)
Associate's Degree
6.7% (588)
Bachelor's Degree
17.6% (1,551)
Master's Degree
8.1% (715)
Professional Degree
1.6% (138)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (22)
Education South Amboy NJ USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.8% 5.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 32.8% 27.9% 27.3%
Some College 21.1% 16.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.7% 6.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 17.6% 23.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 8.1% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.6% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.5% 1.4%

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