Caldwell, NJ

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Population

8,032

0.816% growth

Poverty Rate

7.22%


Median Age

41.9


Median Household Income

$85,162

12.7% growth

Number of Employees

4,492

3.69% growth

Median Property Value

$431,100

1.89% growth

About

In 2017, Caldwell, NJ had a population of 8.03k people with a median age of 41.9 and a median household income of $85,162. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Caldwell, NJ grew from 7,967 to 8,032, a 0.816% increase and its median household income grew from $75,583 to $85,162, a 12.7% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Caldwell, NJ are White (Non-Hispanic) (79.7%), White (Hispanic) (8.88%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.51%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.98%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.84%). N/A% of the people in Caldwell, NJ speak a non-English language, and 95.3% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Caldwell, NJ are Caldwell University (506 degrees awarded in 2017).

The median property value in Caldwell, NJ is $431,100, and the homeownership rate is 48%. Most people in Caldwell, NJ commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Caldwell, NJ is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Total Confirmed Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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Community Mobility

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Economy

The economy of Caldwell, NJ employs 4.49k people. The largest industries in Caldwell, NJ are Educational Services (607 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (594 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (461 people), and the highest paying industries are Information ($87,500), Utilities ($86,250), and Manufacturing ($83,289).

Median household income in Caldwell, NJ is $85,162. Males in Caldwell, NJ have an average income that is 1.38 times higher than the average income of females, which is $61,412. The income inequality in Caldwell, NJ (measured using the Gini index) is 0.493, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$85,162

2017 value

± $12,459

12.7%

1 Year Growth

± 19.7%

Households in Caldwell, NJ have a median annual income of $85,162, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $75,583 in 2016, which represents a 12.7% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$84,632

Average Male Salary

± $1,612

$61,412

Average Female Salary

± $1,170

In 2017, full-time male employees in New Jersey made 1.38 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $79,679 ± $3,060

  2. White

    $67,619 ± $1,158

  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $52,154 ± $45,004

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of New Jersey workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.18 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Caldwell, NJ is from New Jersey.

0.493

2017 Wage GINI

0.491

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in New Jersey was 0.493 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.437% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for New Jersey was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in New Jersey in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 217.01

  2. Census Tract 217.02

  3. N/A

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Caldwell, NJ was Census Tract 217.01 with a value of $95,109, followed by Census Tract 217.02 and N/A, with respective values of $74,653 and N/A.

The following map shows all of the places in Caldwell, NJ colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

7.22% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Caldwell, NJ (544 out of 7.53k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Males 55 - 64.

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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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    453 ± 137

  2. Hispanic

    93 ± 94

  3. Other

    54 ± 87

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Caldwell, NJ is White, followed by Hispanic and Other.

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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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

4.49k

2017 Value

± 412

3.69%

1 Year growth

± 12.3%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Caldwell, NJ grew at a rate of 3.69%, from 4.33k employees to 4.49k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Caldwell, NJ, are Management Occupations (734 people), Sales & Related Occupations (586 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (561 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Caldwell, NJ.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Caldwell, NJ, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (734 people), Sales & Related Occupations (586 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (561 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Caldwell, NJ has an unusually high number of residents working as Legal Occupations (2.17 times higher than expected), Business & Financial Operations Occupations (1.88 times), and Management Occupations (1.6 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Caldwell, NJ, by median earnings, are Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors ($103,462), Management Occupations ($93,594), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($91,006).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

4.49k

2017 Value

± 412

3.69%

1 Year growth

± 12.3%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Caldwell, NJ grew at a rate of 3.69%, from 4.33k employees to 4.49k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Caldwell, NJ, are Educational Services (607 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (594 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (461 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Caldwell, NJ, though some of these residents may live in Caldwell, NJ and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Caldwell, NJ, by number of employees, are Educational Services (607 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (594 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (461 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Caldwell, NJ has an unusually high number of Information (1.92 times higher than expected), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (1.89 times), and Educational Services (1.46 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Caldwell, NJ, by median earnings, are Information ($87,500), Utilities ($86,250), and Manufacturing ($83,289).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from New Jersey to other states, or from other states to New Jersey.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $55.9B

  2. $42.1B

  3. $38.2B

In 2015, the top outbound New Jersey product (by dollars) was Pharmaceuticals with $55.9B, followed by Electronics ($42.1B) and Mixed freight ($38.2B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound New Jersey products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$517B

2020 Value

$734B

Projected 2045 Value

42% growth

In 2020, total outbound New Jersey trade was $517B. This is expected to increase 42% to $734B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound New Jersey trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from New Jersey to other states, or from other states to New Jersey.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $79.3B

  2. $54.2B

  3. $17.9B

In 2015, the top outbound New Jersey domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New York with $79.3B, followed by Pennsylvania with $54.2B and California and $17.9B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that New Jersey shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

94% of the population of Caldwell, NJ has health coverage, with 62.3% on employee plans, 6.41% on Medicaid, 14.5% on Medicare, 10.6% on non-group plans, and 0.188% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Caldwell, NJ was $8,859 in 2014. This is a 4.91% increase from the previous year ($8,444).

Primary care physicians in Caldwell, NJ see 1217 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.662% increase from the previous year (1209 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1084 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 545 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Salem County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (12.1%). Additionally, Cumberland County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (34.7%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,217 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Essex County, NJ see an average of 1,217 patients per year. This represents a 0.662% increase from the previous year (1,209 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Essex County, NJ in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$8,859

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$5,081

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$8,049

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$12,614

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in New Jersey (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.91%, from $8,444 to $8,859.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

6.02%

Uninsured

62.3%

Employer Coverage

6.41%

Medicaid

14.5%

Medicare

10.6%

Non-Group

0.188%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Caldwell, NJ grew by 39.2% from 4.32% to 6.02%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Caldwell, NJ changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 12.1% prevalence

  2. 11.7% prevalence

  3. 11.7% prevalence

Salem County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in New Jersey, at 12.1%.

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Diversity

Caldwell, NJ is home to a population of 8.03k people, from which 95.3% are citizens. As of 2017, 14.2% of Caldwell, NJ residents were born outside of the country (1.14k people).

In 2017, there were 8.97 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (6.4k people) in Caldwell, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 713 White (Hispanic) and 282 Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Age

Age by Nativity

41

Median Native-Born Age

± 3.4

47

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 6.7

In 2017, the median age of all people in Caldwell, NJ was 41.9. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 41, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 47. But people in Caldwell, NJ are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Caldwell, NJ residents was 41.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

14.2%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

1.14k people

12.7%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

1.02k people

As of 2017, 14.2% of Caldwell, NJ residents (1.14k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Caldwell, NJ was 12.7%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. India

    251,165 ± 12,131 people

  2. Dominican Republic

    162,243 ± 9,799 people

  3. Mexico

    124,109 ± 8,589 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of New Jersey was India, the natal country of 251,165 New Jersey residents, followed by Dominican Republic with 162,243 and Mexico with 124,109.

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Citizenship

95.3%

2017 Citizenship

96.8%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 95.3% of Caldwell, NJ residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Caldwell, NJ was 96.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Caldwell, NJ

  1. White (Non-Hispanic)

    6.4k ± 354

  2. White (Hispanic)

    713 ± 313

  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)

    282 ± 128

In 2017, there were 8.97 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (6.4k people) in Caldwell, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 713 White (Hispanic) and 282 Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 7 races represented in Caldwell, NJ as a share of the total population.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    81 ± 57

  2. Korea

    24 ± 28

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    18 ± 27

Caldwell, NJ has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.38 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2017, universities in Caldwell, NJ awarded 506 degrees. The student population of Caldwell, NJ is skewed towards women, with 622 male students and 1,584 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Caldwell, NJ are White (236 and 49.8%), followed by Unknown (91 and 19.2%), Hispanic or Latino (69 and 14.6%), and Black or African American (59 and 12.4%).

The largest universities in Caldwell, NJ by number of degrees awarded are Caldwell University (506 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Caldwell, NJ are General Psychology (85 and 16.8%), General Business Administration & Management (60 and 11.9%), and Speech Communication & Rhetoric (33 and 6.52%).

The median tuition costs in Caldwell, NJ are $32,250 for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 85 degrees awarded

  2. 41 degrees awarded

  3. 33 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Caldwell, NJ was General Psychology with 85 degrees awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

506 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$32,250

Median Private

In 2017, the Caldwell, NJ institution with the largest number of graduating students was Caldwell University with 506 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

137

Degrees Awarded to Men

369

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 137 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Caldwell, NJ, which is 0.371 times less than the 369 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    236 degrees awarded

  2. Unknown

    91 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    69 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Caldwell, NJ were to White students. These 236 degrees mean that there were 2.59 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 91 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Caldwell, NJ was $431,100 in 2017, which is 1.88 times larger than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $423,100 to $431,100, a 1.89% increase. The homeownership rate in Caldwell, NJ is 48%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Caldwell, NJ have an average commute time of 26.8 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Caldwell, NJ is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$431,100

2017 Median

± $25,874

$423,100

2016 Median

± $30,758

In 2017, the median property value in Caldwell, NJ grew to to $431,100 from the previous year's value of $423,100.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Caldwell, NJ compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Caldwell, NJ the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Household Income

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$85,162

Median Household Income

± $12,459

3.32k

Number of Households

± 325

In 2017, the median household income of the 3.32k households in Caldwell, NJ grew to $85,162 from the previous year's value of $75,583.

The following chart displays the households in Caldwell, 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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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Caldwell, NJ distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Caldwell, NJ the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

48%

2017 Homeownership

46.2%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 48% of the housing units in Caldwell, NJ were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 46.2%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Caldwell, NJ compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

26.8 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Caldwell, NJ have a longer commute time (26.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 3.02% of the workforce in Caldwell, NJ have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    75.7%

  2. Carpooled

    7.22%

  3. Worked At Home

    7.02%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Caldwell, NJ was Drove Alone (75.7%), followed by those who Carpooled (7.22%) and those who Worked At Home (7.02%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Caldwell, NJ distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Caldwell, NJ have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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