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Morris County, NJ&

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0.22% decline
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Median Household Income
5.24% growth
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1.08% decline
Median Property Value
2.24% growth


The economy of Morris County, NJ employs 260,476 people. The economy of Morris County, NJ is specialized in Management of Companies & Enterprises; Finance & Insurance; and Information, which employ respectively 3.39; 1.88; and 1.63 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Morris County, NJ are Healthcare & Social Assistance (32,937), Manufacturing (29,921), and Professional, Scientific, Tech Services (29,120), and the highest paying industries are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($98,958), Finance & Insurance ($89,937), and Utilities ($80,398).

Median household income in Morris County, NJ is $106,985. Males in Morris County, NJ have an average income that is 1.37 times higher than the average income of females, which is $61,162. The income inequality of Morris County, NJ (measured using the Gini index) is 0.494 which is higher than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Morris County, NJ. In Morris County, NJ the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 45-54, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 104 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $9,585. Essex County, NJ has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in New Jersey.


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Morris County, NJ is home to a population of 498,423 people, from which 92.4% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Morris County, NJ is composed of 354,961 White residents (71.2%), 66,155 Hispanic residents (13.3%), 53,056 Asian residents (10.6%), 14,962 Black residents (3%), and 7,735 Two+ residents (1.55%). The most common foreign languages in Morris County, NJ are Spanish (49,800 speakers), Chinese (9,912 speakers), and Gujarati (6,047 speakers), but compared to other places, Morris County, NJ has a relative high number of Gujarati (6,047 speakers), Italian (4,245 speakers), and Hindi (4,503 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Morris County, NJ awarded 3,363 degrees. The student population of Morris County, NJ is skewed towards females, with 1,300 male students and 2,063 female students. Most students in Morris County, NJ are White (1,982 and 58.9%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (456 and 13.6%), Unknown (333 and 9.9%), and Black or African American (281 and 8.36%). The largest universities in Morris County, NJ by number of graduates are County College of Morris (1,180 and 35.1%), Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (716 and 21.3%), and Drew University (561 and 16.7%). The most popular majors in Morris County, NJ are Liberal Arts & Sciences (243 and 7.23%), General Business Administration & Management (211 and 6.27%), and Criminal Justice - Police Science (124 and 3.69%). The median tuition costs in Morris County, NJ are N/A for private four year colleges, and $39,222 and $39,222 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Morris County, NJ is $443,100, which is 2.16 times larger than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $433,400 to $443,100, a 2.24% increase. The homeownership rate of Morris County, NJ is 75.2%, which is higher than the national average of 63.1%. People in Morris County, NJ have an average commute time of 29.1 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Morris County, NJ is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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