Total Population: 1980-1990

New Jersey & Counties


                            Total Population         Change: 1980-1990
                                                                   Annual
New Jersey              Census        Census                       Growth
Counties                4/1/80        4/1/90        NumberPercent  Rate(%)

STATE TOTAL           7,365,011   7,730,188     365,177      5.0%    0.49%

Atlantic County         194,119     224,327      30,208     15.6%    1.46%
Bergen County           845,385     825,380     (20,005)    -2.4%   -0.24%
Burlington County       362,542     395,066      32,524      9.0%    0.86%

Camden County           471,650     502,824      31,174      6.6%    0.64%
Cape May County          82,266      95,089      12,823     15.6%    1.46%
Cumberland County       132,866     138,053       5,187      3.9%    0.38%

Essex County            851,304     778,206     (73,098)    -8.6%   -0.89%
Gloucester County       199,917     230,082      30,165     15.1%    1.42%
Hudson County           556,972     553,099      (3,873)    -0.7%   -0.07%

Hunterdon County         87,361     107,776      20,415     23.4%    2.12%
Mercer County           307,863     325,824      17,961      5.8%    0.57%
Middlesex County        595,893     671,780      75,887     12.7%    1.21%

Monmouth County         503,173     553,124      49,951      9.9%    0.95%
Morris County           407,630     421,353      13,723      3.4%    0.33%
Ocean County            346,038     433,203      87,165     25.2%    2.27%

Passaic County          447,585     453,060       5,475      1.2%    0.12%
Salem County             64,676      65,294         618      1.0%    0.10%
Somerset County         203,129     240,279      37,150     18.3%    1.69%

Sussex County           116,119     130,943      14,824     12.8%    1.21%
Union County            504,094     493,819     (10,275)    -2.0%   -0.21%
Warren County            84,429      91,607       7,178      8.5%    0.82%


White Population: 1980-1990 

New Jersey & Counties


                           White Population         Change: 1980-1990
                                                                  Annual
New Jersey              Census      Census                        Growth
Counties                4/1/80      4/1/90      Number   Percent  Rate(%)

STATE TOTAL           6,127,467   6,130,465      2,998      0.0%    0.00%

Atlantic County         154,831     172,088     17,257     11.1%    1.06%
Bergen County           784,834     717,907    (66,927)    -8.5%   -0.89%
Burlington County       306,987     324,731     17,744      5.8%    0.56%

Camden County           383,245     385,350      2,105      0.5%    0.05%
Cape May County          76,138      88,097     11,959     15.7%    1.47%
Cumberland County       103,712     101,467     (2,245)    -2.2%   -0.22%

Essex County            482,193     398,024    (84,169)   -17.5%   -1.90%
Gloucester County       180,281     205,509     25,228     14.0%    1.32%
Hudson County           425,291     380,612    (44,679)   -10.5%   -1.10%

Hunterdon County         85,402     103,768     18,366     21.5%    1.97%
Mercer County           242,097     244,656      2,559      1.1%    0.11%
Middlesex County        533,974     550,006     16,032      3.0%    0.30%

Monmouth County         449,259     483,277     34,018      7.6%    0.73%
Morris County           388,099     386,681     (1,418)    -0.4%   -0.04%
Ocean County            331,977     412,709     80,732     24.3%    2.20%

Passaic County          353,796     325,530    (28,266)    -8.0%   -0.83%
Salem County             53,989      54,394        405      0.8%    0.07%
Somerset County         188,544     211,384     22,840     12.1%    1.15%

Sussex County           114,470     127,831     13,361     11.7%    1.11%
Union County            405,560     367,416    (38,144)    -9.4%   -0.98%
Warren County            82,788      89,028      6,240      7.5%    0.73%



Black Population: 1980-1990

New Jersey & Counties


                            Black Population         Change: 1980-1990
                                                                   Annual
New Jersey              Census      Census                         Growth
Counties                4/1/80      4/1/90      Number    Percent  Rate(%)

STATE TOTAL             925,066   1,036,825     111,759     12.1%    1.15%

Atlantic County          34,134      39,064       4,930     14.4%    1.36%
Bergen County            33,043      40,031       6,988     21.1%    1.94%
Burlington County        45,471      56,545      11,074     24.4%    2.20%

Camden County            67,232      81,665      14,433     21.5%    1.96%
Cape May County           5,157       5,334         177      3.4%    0.34%
Cumberland County        19,868      23,318       3,450     17.4%    1.61%

Essex County            316,440     316,262        (178)    -0.1%   -0.01%
Gloucester County        16,936      19,935       2,999     17.7%    1.64%
Hudson County            70,050      79,770       9,720     13.9%    1.31%

Hunterdon County          1,123       2,217       1,094     97.4%    7.04%
Mercer County            55,545      61,481       5,936     10.7%    1.02%
Middlesex County         35,768      53,629      17,861     49.9%    4.13%

Monmouth County          42,985      47,229       4,244      9.9%    0.95%
Morris County            10,017      12,491       2,474     24.7%    2.23%
Ocean County              9,439      12,035       2,596     27.5%    2.46%

Passaic County           59,171      66,077       6,906     11.7%    1.11%
Salem County              9,744       9,567        (177)    -1.8%   -0.18%
Somerset County          10,123      14,824       4,701     46.4%    3.89%

Sussex County               680       1,242         562     82.6%    6.21%
Union County             81,207      92,807      11,600     14.3%    1.34%
Warren County               933       1,302         369     39.5%    3.39%



All "Other" Races Population*: 1980-1990

New Jersey & Counties


                    All "Other" Races Population     Change: 1980-1990
                                                                   Annual
New Jersey              Census      Census                         Growth
Counties                4/1/80      4/1/90      Number    Percent  Rate(%)

STATE TOTAL             312,290     562,898     250,608     80.2%    6.07%

Atlantic County           5,154      13,175       8,021    155.6%    9.84%
Bergen County            27,508      67,442      39,934    145.2%    9.38%
Burlington County        10,084      13,790       3,706     36.8%    3.18%

Camden County            21,173      35,809      14,636     69.1%    5.40%
Cape May County             971       1,658         687     70.8%    5.50%
Cumberland County         9,286      13,268       3,982     42.9%    3.63%

Essex County             52,483      63,920      11,437     21.8%    1.99%
Gloucester County         2,700       4,638       1,938     71.8%    5.56%
Hudson County            61,631      92,717      31,086     50.4%    4.17%

Hunterdon County            836       1,791         955    114.2%    7.92%
Mercer County            10,221      19,687       9,466     92.6%    6.77%
Middlesex County         26,151      68,145      41,994    160.6%   10.05%

Monmouth County          10,929      22,618      11,689    107.0%    7.54%
Morris County             9,514      22,181      12,667    133.1%    8.83%
Ocean County              4,622       8,459       3,837     83.0%    6.23%

Passaic County           34,618      61,453      26,835     77.5%    5.91%
Salem County                943       1,333         390     41.4%    3.52%
Somerset County           4,462      14,071       9,609    215.4%   12.17%

Sussex County               969       1,870         901     93.0%    6.80%
Union County             17,327      33,596      16,269     93.9%    6.85%
Warren County               708       1,277         569     80.4%    6.08%


         *   Population other than white or black.

Hispanic Population*: 1980-1990

New Jersey & Counties


                         Hispanic Population*        Change: 1980-1990
                                                                   Annual
New Jersey              Census      Census                         Growth
Counties                4/1/80      4/1/90      Number    Percent  Rate(%)

STATE TOTAL             491,883     739,861     247,978     50.4%    4.17%

Atlantic County           7,590      16,117       8,527    112.3%    7.82%
Bergen County            28,514      49,776      21,262     74.6%    5.73%
Burlington County         8,658      12,819       4,161     48.1%    4.00%

Camden County            20,626      36,022      15,396     74.6%    5.73%
Cape May County           1,190       1,855         665     55.9%    4.54%
Cumberland County        12,525      18,348       5,823     46.5%    3.89%

Essex County             76,584      97,777      21,193     27.7%    2.47%
Gloucester County         2,407       4,131       1,724     71.6%    5.55%
Hudson County           145,163     183,465      38,302     26.4%    2.37%

Hunterdon County            908       1,732         824     90.7%    6.67%
Mercer County            10,580      19,665       9,085     85.9%    6.39%
Middlesex County         34,138      59,776      25,638     75.1%    5.76%

Monmouth County          12,915      22,407       9,492     73.5%    5.66%
Morris County            10,952      19,814       8,862     80.9%    6.11%
Ocean County              8,444      13,950       5,506     65.2%    5.15%

Passaic County           62,123      98,092      35,969     57.9%    4.67%
Salem County              1,005       1,436         431     42.9%    3.63%
Somerset County           4,080      10,187       6,107    149.7%    9.58%

Sussex County             1,764       2,911       1,147     65.0%    5.14%
Union County             40,756      67,797      27,041     66.3%    5.22%
Warren County               961       1,784         823     85.6%    6.38%


Notes: 1. The 1990 population counts are subject to possible corrections f
              The United States Department of Commerce is considering whet
              and will publish corrected counts, if any, not later than Ju
          2. There was an upward revision of 188 persons in Essex County a
              This revision was not distributed by race.  Therefore, it is
          
*   Hispanic origin is an ethnicity, not a race.  Persons of His
Source: 1980 and 1990 Censuses of Population and Housing
Prepared by: New Jersey State Data Center
                   New Jersey Department of Labor
                   January 24, 1991