Weehawken Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Weehawken Population & Age Distribution

 
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Total Population
14,009

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.6%
5 - 17:
11.1%
18 - 24:
5.1%
25 - 34:
23.4%
35 - 54:
29.6%
55 - 64:
13.6%
Over 65 Years:
11.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
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Attending College
4.2%
4.2%
High School Graduates
91.4%
91.4%
College Graduated
57.4%
57.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 
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Per capita Income

Weehawken
$62,980
$62,980
USA
$31,177
$31,177

Median household income

Weehawken
$97,488
$97,488
USA
$57,652
$57,652

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
12.9%

Employment Industries in Weehawken

 
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Professional, scientific, and technical services
15.2%
15.2%
Education
12.4%
12.4%
Finance
10.6%
10.6%
Manufacturing
8.2%
8.2%
Healthcare
8.1%
8.1%
Retail
6.3%
6.3%
Accommodation
6.2%
6.2%
Information Technology
5.8%
5.8%
Transportation
4.7%
4.7%
Administration
4.3%
4.3%
Arts
3.9%
3.9%
Other
3.2%
3.2%
Real estate
2.8%
2.8%
Construction
2.7%
2.7%
Wholesale
2.6%
2.6%
Public Service
2.6%
2.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
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White
48.4%
48.4%
Black Or African American
2.4%
2.4%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Asian
10.6%
10.6%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.2%
2.2%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
36.0%
36.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 
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Ancestry (Top 20)

Italian
13.2%
13.2%
Irish
10.4%
10.4%
German
7.7%
7.7%
Polish
2.9%
2.9%
Russian
2.2%
2.2%
English
2.1%
2.1%
French
1.4%
1.4%
Brazilian
1.0%
1.0%
Greek
0.9%
0.9%
European
0.8%
0.8%
British
0.7%
0.7%
Scottish
0.6%
0.6%
Estonian
0.6%
0.6%
Czech
0.6%
0.6%
Turkish
0.5%
0.5%
Jamaican
0.5%
0.5%
Hungarian
0.4%
0.4%
Welsh
0.4%
0.4%
Eastern European
0.4%
0.4%
Swiss
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
52.9%
52.9%
Spanish
32.4%
32.4%
Chinese
3.2%
3.2%
Langs. of India
2.3%
2.3%
Polish
2.0%
2.0%
Italian
1.7%
1.7%
French
1.6%
1.6%
Other Asian languages
1.3%
1.3%
Korean
0.8%
0.8%
Portuguese
0.8%
0.8%
Arabic
0.5%
0.5%
Russian
0.5%
0.5%
Persian
0.4%
0.4%
Japanese
0.4%
0.4%
Serbo-Croatian
0.4%
0.4%
Tagalog
0.2%
0.2%
Slavic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Urdu
0.2%
0.2%
German/Yiddish
0.2%
0.2%
French Creole
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Weehawken Residents:
35.9%