Ramsey, NJ

Census Place

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2022 Population
14,739
0.419% 1-year decline
US Senator
Bob Menendez
Democratic Party
US Senator
Cory Booker
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
41.5
1.43% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
1.53%
6.08% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$160,589
2.63% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$657,400
8.37% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
7,274
3.18% 1-year decline

About

In 2022, Ramsey, NJ had a population of 14.7k people with a median age of 41.5 and a median household income of $160,589. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Ramsey, NJ declined from 14,801 to 14,739, a −0.419% decrease and its median household income grew from $156,473 to $160,589, a 2.63% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ramsey, NJ are White (Non-Hispanic) (75.9%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (7.65%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (5.8%), Two+ (Hispanic) (4.07%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.55%).

None of the households in Ramsey, NJ reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

96% of the residents in Ramsey, NJ are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Ramsey, NJ are Eastwick College-Ramsey (348 degrees awarded in 2022).

In 2022, the median property value in Ramsey, NJ was $657,400, and the homeownership rate was 84.3%.

Most people in Ramsey, NJ drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 33.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Ramsey, NJ was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Ramsey, NJ is home to a population of 14.7k people, from which 96% are citizens. As of 2022, 15.8% of Ramsey, NJ residents were born outside of the country (2.33k people).

In 2022, there were 9.91 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (11.2k people) in Ramsey, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.13k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 855 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

96%
2022 Citizenship
95.6%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 96% of Ramsey, NJ residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Ramsey, NJ was 95.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Ramsey, NJ
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    11.2k ± 876
  2. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    1.13k ± 438
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    855 ± 716
9.27%
Hispanic Population
1.37k people

In 2022, there were 9.91 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (11.2k people) in Ramsey, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.13k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 855 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

9.27% of the people in Ramsey, NJ are hispanic (1.37k people).

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. India
    273,669 ± 12,652 people
  2. Dominican Republic
    204,992 ± 10,992 people
  3. Mexico
    104,320 ± 7,885 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of New Jersey was India, the natal country of 273,669 New Jersey residents, followed by Dominican Republic with 204,992 and Mexico with 104,320.

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Foreign-Born Population

15.8%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
2.33k people
15.7%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
2.33k people

As of 2022, 15.8% of Ramsey, NJ residents (2.33k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Ramsey, NJ was 15.7%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    128 ± 83
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    90 ± 101
  3. Korea
    32 ± 42

Ramsey, NJ has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.42 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Ramsey, NJ employs 7.27k people. The largest industries in Ramsey, NJ are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (1,202 people), Educational Services (900 people), and Finance & Insurance (770 people), and the highest paying industries are Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation ($185,154), Wholesale Trade ($179,904), and Information ($166,000).

Males in New Jersey have an average income that is 1.36 times higher than the average income of females, which is $77,965. The income inequality in New Jersey (measured using the Gini index) is 0.489, which is higher than than the national average.

Occupations

7.27k
2022 Value
± 665
−3.18%
1 Year decline
± 13.5%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Ramsey, NJ declined at a rate of −3.18%, from 7.51k employees to 7.27k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Ramsey, NJ, are Management Occupations (1,466 people), Business & Financial Operations Occupations (1,048 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (880 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Ramsey, NJ.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

7.27k
2022 Value
± 665
−3.18%
1 Year decline
± 13.5%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Ramsey, NJ declined at a rate of −3.18%, from 7.51k employees to 7.27k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Ramsey, NJ, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (1,202 people), Educational Services (900 people), and Finance & Insurance (770 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Ramsey, NJ, though some of these residents may live in Ramsey, NJ and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$114,799
Median earning men ± $13,152
$70,250
Median earning women ± $11,271

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Information ($243,750), Wholesale Trade ($180,673), and Manufacturing ($160,667).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Construction ($240,659), Wholesale Trade ($129,231), and Information ($108,929).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.27%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 4.24M people employed in New Jersey. This represents a 2.27% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 16.5%.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in New Jersey went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 57.3% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (41.4%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (0.696%).

Bob Menendez and Cory Booker are the senators currently representing the state of New Jersey. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

New Jersey is currently represented by 12 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from New Jersey

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Bob Menendez
Senator from New Jersey1
Assumed office on January 17, 2006
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Jon Corzine, who was elected Governor of New Jersey.
Cory Booker
Senator from New Jersey2
Assumed office on October 31, 2013
Elected to the seat to succeed Jeffrey Chiesa, who had been appointed to the seat following the death of Frank Lautenberg.

Bob Menendez and Cory Booker are the senators currently representing New Jersey.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from New Jersey

New Jersey is currently represented by 12 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for New Jersey have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Ramsey, NJ awarded 348 degrees. The student population of Ramsey, NJ in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 108 male students and 611 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Ramsey, NJ are White (143 and 41.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (89 and 25.6%), Black or African American (71 and 20.5%), and Asian (40 and 11.5%).

The largest universities in Ramsey, NJ by number of degrees awarded are Eastwick College-Ramsey (348 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Ramsey, NJ are Occupational Therapist Assistant (138 and 39.7%), Cardiovascular Technologist (108 and 31%), and Surgical Technologist (41 and 11.8%).

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

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In 2017 in Ramsey, NJ, the percentage of applicants admitted was 37.3%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 96.8%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 719 (15% men and 85% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2022 there were 719 students enrolled in Ramsey, NJ, 15% men and 85% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 259 records, of which 89.6% were women and 10.4% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 98 degrees awarded
  2. 41 degrees awarded
  3. 138 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Ramsey, NJ was Cardiovascular Technologist with 98 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Ramsey, NJ according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
348 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Eastwick College-Ramsey with 348 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2022, 68 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Ramsey, NJ, which is 0.243 times less than the 280 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 143 degrees mean that there were 1.61 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 89 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Private for-profit, 4-year or above ($17,066) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Private for-profit, 4-year or above ($100) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Private for-profit, 4-year or above ($1,076) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

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Measure

In 2022, 1.15% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.13% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.92M), Bachelors Degree (1.77M), and Some college (1.3M).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Ramsey, NJ was $657,400 in 2022, which is 2.33 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $606,600 to $657,400, a 8.37% increase. The homeownership rate in Ramsey, NJ is 84.3%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Ramsey, NJ have an average commute time of 33.9 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Ramsey, NJ is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Ramsey, NJ is $160,589. In 2022, the place with the highest median household income in Ramsey, NJ was Census Tract 442.01 with a value of $189,375, followed by Census Tract 441 and Census Tract 442.02, with respective values of $177,946 and $125,200.

Property

$657,400
Median Property Value 2022
±$25,876
$4,400
Median Property Taxes
±$436

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Rent vs Own

84.3%
Homeownership
2022
48.6%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 84.3% of the housing units in Ramsey, NJ were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 86.1%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 442.01
  2. Census Tract 441
  3. Census Tract 442.02

In 2022, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Ramsey, NJ was Census Tract 442.01 with a value of $189,375, followed by Census Tract 441 and Census Tract 442.02, with respective values of $177,946 and $125,200.

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Household Income

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$160,589
Median Household Income
± $26,432
5.22k
Number of Households
± 516

In 2022, the median household income of the 5.22k households in Ramsey, NJ grew to $160,589 from the previous year's value of $156,473.

The following chart displays the households in Ramsey, NJ distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $200k+ range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Ramsey, NJ is from New Jersey.
0.489
2022 Wage GINI in New Jersey
0.49
2021 Wage GINI in New Jersey

In 2022, the income inequality in New Jersey was 0.489 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.278% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for New Jersey was higher than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in New Jersey in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (68%)
  2. Worked At Home (19%)
  3. Public Transit (7.93%)

In 2022, 68% of workers in Ramsey, NJ drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (19%) and those who used public transit to get to work (7.93%).

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Commute Time

33.9 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Ramsey, NJ have a longer commute time (33.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 7.66% of the workforce in Ramsey, NJ have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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Poverty & Diversity

1.53% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Ramsey, NJ (225 out of 14.7k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 35 - 44, followed by Females 75+ and then Females 6 - 11.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Ramsey, NJ is White, followed by Black and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

96.8% of the population of Ramsey, NJ has health coverage, with 71.6% on employee plans, 4.33% on Medicaid, 11.7% on Medicare, 9.07% on non-group plans, and 0.0611% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Bergen County, NJ see 836 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.3% decrease from the previous year (847 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 754 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 359 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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836 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Bergen County, NJ

Primary care physicians in Bergen County, NJ see an average of 836 patients per year. This represents a 1.3% decrease from the previous year (847 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 28.4% under 18 years, 12.7% between 18 and 34 years, 45.3% between 35 and 64 years, and 13.6% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 50.7% were men and 49.3% were women.

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Uninsured People

3.25%
Uninsured
71.6%
Employer Coverage
4.33%
Medicaid
11.7%
Medicare
9.07%
Non-Group
0.0611%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Ramsey, NJ grew by 56.5% from 2.07% to 3.25%.

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