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:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

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

 

Total Population
14,009

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.7%
5 - 17:
11.0%
18 - 24:
4.0%
25 - 34:
25.0%
35 - 54:
30.6%
55 - 64:
12.0%
Over 65 Years:
11.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.4%
3.4%
High School Graduates
92.6%
92.6%
College Graduated
58.3%
58.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Weehawken
$66,688
$66,688
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Weehawken
$111,340
$111,340
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
10.1%

Employment Industries in Weehawken

 
Professional, scientific, and technical services
16.2%
16.2%
Education
12.1%
12.1%
Finance
11.4%
11.4%
Healthcare
8.0%
8.0%
Manufacturing
7.6%
7.6%
Retail
6.4%
6.4%
Accommodation
6.2%
6.2%
Information Technology
5.4%
5.4%
Transportation
5.1%
5.1%
Administration
3.8%
3.8%
Arts
3.8%
3.8%
Other
3.4%
3.4%
Wholesale
3.0%
3.0%
Public Service
2.6%
2.6%
Construction
2.2%
2.2%
Real estate
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
47.2%
47.2%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
35.0%
35.0%
Asian
11.6%
11.6%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.4%
3.4%
Black or African American
2.6%
2.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Italian
13.2%
13.2%
Irish
9.9%
9.9%
German
7.1%
7.1%
English
2.4%
2.4%
Polish
2.4%
2.4%
Russian
2.1%
2.1%
French
2.1%
2.1%
Brazilian
0.9%
0.9%
Greek
0.8%
0.8%
British
0.7%
0.7%
Scottish
0.7%
0.7%
Czech
0.6%
0.6%
Estonian
0.5%
0.5%
European
0.5%
0.5%
Welsh
0.5%
0.5%
Jamaican
0.5%
0.5%
Armenian
0.4%
0.4%
Ukrainian
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
53.8%
53.8%
Spanish
30.7%
30.7%
Chinese
3.6%
3.6%
Langs. of India
2.3%
2.3%
French
2.2%
2.2%
Polish
2.0%
2.0%
Italian
1.7%
1.7%
Other Asian languages
1.3%
1.3%
Portuguese
0.8%
0.8%
Korean
0.8%
0.8%
Arabic
0.6%
0.6%
Russian
0.5%
0.5%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
Persian
0.4%
0.4%
Serbo-Croatian
0.4%
0.4%
Japanese
0.3%
0.3%
Tagalog
0.3%
0.3%
Slavic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Urdu
0.2%
0.2%
French Creole
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Weehawken Residents:
36.6%