In 2017, Salem County, NJ had a population of 63.8k people with a median age of 41.9 and a median household income of $63,934. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Salem County, NJ declined from 64,504 to 63,776, a -1.13% decrease and its median household income grew from $61,341 to $63,934, a 4.23% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Salem County, NJ are White (Non-Hispanic) (75.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13.1%), White (Hispanic) (5.58%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.2%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.68%). N/A% of the people in Salem County, NJ speak a non-English language, and 97.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Salem County, NJ are Salem Community College (249 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Salem County, NJ is $185,800, and the homeownership rate is 71.4%. Most people in Salem County, NJ commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25 minutes. The average car ownership in Salem County, NJ is 2 cars per household.