In 2019, Hudson County, NJ had a population of 672k people with a median age of 35.5 and a median household income of $78,808. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Hudson County, NJ declined from 676,061 to 672,391, a −0.543% decrease and its median household income grew from $74,414 to $78,808, a 5.9% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hudson County, NJ are White (Non-Hispanic) (28.8%), White (Hispanic) (27.7%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (15.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.3%), and Other (Hispanic) (9.69%). 59.6% of the households in Hudson County, NJ speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
77.9% of the residents in Hudson County, NJ are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hudson County, NJ are Stevens Institute of Technology (2,485 degrees awarded in 2020), New Jersey City University (1,657 degrees), and Hudson County Community College (1,090 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Hudson County, NJ was $421,600, and the homeownership rate was 31.2%. Most people in Hudson County, NJ used public transit to get to work, and the average commute time was 35.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Hudson County, NJ was 1 car per household.