Union County

Overview for Union County, NJ

59,825 people live in Union County, where the median age is 42.5 and the average individual income is $43,129. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

59,825

Total Population

42.5 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$43,129

Average individual Income

Around Union County, NJ

There's plenty to do around Union County, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

90
Walker's Paradise
Walking Score
48
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Plants & Poets Cafe, Pro Elite Nutrition, and Porta Rossa Pasta & Provisions.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.03 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 1.75 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.74 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.28 miles 15 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.09 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.59 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Union County, NJ

Union County has 20,775 households, with an average household size of 2.8. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Union County do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 59,825 people call Union County home. The population density is 6,609.91 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

59,825

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

42.5

Median Age

48.22 / 51.78%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
20,775

Total Households

2.8

Average Household Size

$43,129

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Union County, NJ

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Union County. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Kawameeh Middle School
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
3/5
Franklin Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
No rating available
Livingston Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
4/5
Washington Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
4/5
St Michael Parish School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Connecticut Farms Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
2/5
Battle Hill Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
1/5
Hannah Caldwell Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
2/5
Jefferson Elementary
PUBLIC
5th - 5th
No rating available
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