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Union Summary
Union is located in New Jersey
Latitude: 40.695266
Longitude: -74.269078
Population: 50,766
Area: 8.81 sq. miles
Land: 8.78 sq. miles
Water: 0.02 sq. miles
Population Density: 5,779.08 people per sq. mile
Elevation: 38.0 feet above sea level
Time Zone: Eastern (GMT -5)
Daylight Savings: Yes
Area Codes: 908
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Union Zip Codes

Union Demographics

Union Gender Distribution

Gender Distribution
GenderNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Male23,82746.93 %48.52 %49.04 %
Female26,93953.07 %51.48 %50.96 %
Males / Female0.88-0.940.96
Total Population50,766100.00 %--
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Union Age Distribution

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Age Distribution
Age GroupNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Under 5 years2,7745.46 %6.70 %6.83 %
5 to 9 years3,3036.51 %7.18 %7.31 %
10 to 14 years3,2786.46 %7.02 %7.30 %
15 to 19 years3,3606.62 %6.24 %7.20 %
20 to 24 years3,0395.99 %5.71 %6.75 %
25 to 34 years6,43912.68 %14.13 %14.17 %
35 to 44 years8,37616.50 %17.06 %16.01 %
45 to 54 years6,89813.59 %13.77 %13.37 %
55 to 59 years2,4024.73 %5.03 %4.79 %
60 to 64 years1,9763.89 %3.93 %3.84 %
65 to 74 years3,9197.72 %6.83 %6.53 %
75 to 84 years3,6747.24 %4.78 %4.38 %
85 years and over1,3282.62 %1.62 %1.50 %
Age StatisticsNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Median age (years)38.9-38.237.7
18 years and over39,54977.90 %75.19 %74.27 %
Male
18,07835.61 %35.81 %35.85 %
Female
21,47142.29 %39.38 %38.42 %
21 years and over37,39273.66 %71.70 %69.92 %
62 years and over10,08219.86 %15.49 %14.65 %
65 years and over8,92117.57 %13.23 %12.42 %
Male
3,4266.75 %5.31 %5.12 %
Female
5,49510.82 %7.92 %7.30 %
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Union Racial Profile

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Racial Profile Chart
RaceNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
One race49,65797.82 %97.46 %97.55 %
White
36,34771.60 %72.55 %75.21 %
Black or African American
7,85015.46 %13.57 %12.26 %
American Indian and Alaska Native
660.13 %0.23 %0.87 %
Asian
4,1138.10 %5.71 %3.59 %
Asian Indian
1,2142.39 %2.01 %0.59 %
Chinese
4000.79 %1.19 %0.85 %
Filipino
2,0594.06 %1.01 %0.65 %
Japanese
370.07 %0.17 %0.28 %
Korean
1030.20 %0.78 %0.38 %
Vietnamese
830.16 %0.18 %0.39 %
Other Asian
2170.43 %0.36 %0.45 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
120.02 %0.04 %0.14 %
Native Hawaiian
20.00 %0.01 %0.05 %
Guamanian or Chamorro
10.00 %0.01 %0.02 %
Samoan
40.01 %0.01 %0.03 %
Other Pacific Islander
50.01 %0.02 %0.04 %
Some other race
1,2692.50 %5.36 %5.48 %
Hispanic StatisticsNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)4,7019.26 %13.28 %13.70 %
Mexican
1080.21 %1.22 %7.24 %
Puerto Rican
1,3362.63 %4.36 %2.46 %
Cuban
6631.31 %0.92 %0.44 %
Other Hispanic or Latino
2,5945.11 %6.78 %3.55 %
Not Hispanic or Latino46,06590.74 %86.72 %86.30 %
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Union Social Profile

Union School Enrollment

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School Enrollment Chart
School EnrollmentNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school13,847100.00 %--
Nursery school, preschool
8706.28 %8.18 %6.47 %
Kindergarten
5704.12 %5.50 %5.43 %
Elementary school (grades 1-8)
5,38038.85 %44.11 %43.92 %
High school (grades 9-12)
2,87320.75 %21.01 %21.38 %
College or graduate school
4,15430.00 %21.21 %22.81 %
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Union Education Level

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Education Level Chart
Education LevelNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Population 25 years and over35,156100.00 %--
Less than 9th grade
2,8788.19 %6.60 %7.55 %
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
3,76210.70 %11.33 %12.05 %
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
11,61233.03 %29.37 %28.63 %
High school or higher
28,51681.11 %82.07 %80.40 %
Some college, no degree
5,70716.23 %17.66 %21.05 %
Associate degree
1,7214.90 %5.27 %6.32 %
Bachelor's degree
6,45718.37 %18.80 %15.54 %
Bachelor's degree or higher
9,47626.95 %29.78 %24.40 %
Graduate or professional degree
3,0198.59 %10.98 %8.86 %
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Union Ancestry Distribution

Ancestry Distribution
AncestryNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Total ancestries reported55,289100.00 %--
Arab2410.44 %0.76 %0.42 %
Czech3260.59 %0.47 %0.59 %
Danish500.09 %0.24 %0.50 %
Dutch1920.35 %1.24 %1.58 %
English1,4072.54 %5.44 %8.53 %
French (except Basque)3010.54 %1.31 %2.90 %
French Canadian590.11 %0.31 %0.85 %
German5,4629.88 %11.09 %14.93 %
Greek5190.94 %0.64 %0.40 %
Hungarian5911.07 %1.21 %0.49 %
Irish5,3159.61 %13.94 %10.65 %
Italian9,23016.69 %15.69 %5.47 %
Lithuanian1850.33 %0.39 %0.23 %
Norwegian1260.23 %0.50 %1.56 %
Polish4,8718.81 %6.01 %3.12 %
Portuguese3,7186.72 %0.75 %0.41 %
Russian8721.58 %1.98 %0.92 %
Scotch-Irish2410.44 %0.80 %1.50 %
Scottish3030.55 %1.11 %1.70 %
Slovak4430.80 %0.48 %0.28 %
Subsaharan African1,0911.97 %0.73 %0.62 %
Swedish1550.28 %0.61 %1.39 %
Swiss990.18 %0.21 %0.32 %
Ukrainian1,0451.89 %0.77 %0.31 %
United States or American1,5572.82 %2.75 %7.18 %
Welsh580.10 %0.42 %0.61 %
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1,7923.24 %1.22 %0.65 %
Other ancestries15,04027.20 %28.91 %31.89 %
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Union Economy

Union Employment

GroupNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Population 16 years and over40,877100.00 %--
Males 16 years and over
18,75345.88 %47.68 %48.32 %
Females 16 years and over
22,12454.12 %52.32 %51.68 %
In labor force
25,55662.52 %64.23 %63.63 %
Males in labor force
12,88950.43 %53.15 %53.52 %
Females in labor force
12,66749.57 %46.85 %46.48 %
Civilian labor force
25,55662.52 %64.06 %63.10 %
Employed
24,51159.96 %60.34 %59.39 %
Unemployed
1,0452.56 %3.71 %3.71 %
Unemployment level
-4.09 %5.78 %5.84 %
Armed Forces
00.00 %0.17 %0.53 %
Not in labor force
15,32137.48 %35.77 %36.37 %
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Employment Type Chart
Employment TypeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Private wage and salary workers19,94081.35 %80.85 %78.40 %
Government workers3,48814.23 %13.94 %14.66 %
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,0474.27 %5.00 %6.64 %
Unpaid family workers360.15 %0.21 %0.31 %
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Union Occupations

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Occupation Chart
OccupationNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Management, professional, and related occupations9,45838.59 %38.00 %33.60 %
Service occupations2,85111.63 %13.64 %14.87 %
Sales and office occupations7,52930.72 %28.45 %26.70 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations00.00 %0.18 %0.74 %
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,9968.14 %7.75 %9.47 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,67710.92 %11.97 %14.63 %
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Union Employment by Industry

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Industry Chart
IndustryNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining210.09 %0.32 %1.87 %
Construction1,2965.29 %5.59 %6.80 %
Manufacturing3,34113.63 %11.97 %14.09 %
Wholesale trade9243.77 %4.38 %3.60 %
Retail trade2,62010.69 %11.33 %11.73 %
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,8247.44 %5.94 %5.19 %
Information9453.86 %4.40 %3.08 %
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2,2028.98 %8.93 %6.87 %
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services2,4209.87 %11.49 %9.28 %
Educational, health and social services5,75323.47 %19.83 %19.92 %
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,1504.69 %6.88 %7.86 %
Other services (except public administration)1,0824.41 %4.40 %4.88 %
Public administration9333.81 %4.54 %4.83 %
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Union Income

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Household Income Chart
Household IncomeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Households18,114100.00 %3,065,685106,788,273
Less than $10,000
8004.42 %6.98 %9.86 %
$10,000 to $14,999
1,0015.53 %4.69 %6.40 %
$15,000 to $24,999
1,5798.72 %9.41 %12.89 %
$25,000 to $34,999
1,7269.53 %9.96 %12.79 %
$35,000 to $49,999
2,30312.71 %14.27 %16.44 %
$50,000 to $74,999
4,08722.56 %19.84 %19.30 %
$75,000 to $99,999
2,91316.08 %13.50 %10.14 %
$100,000 to $149,999
2,61214.42 %12.76 %7.65 %
$150,000 to $199,999
7434.10 %4.26 %2.18 %
$200,000 or more
3501.93 %4.33 %2.35 %
Median household income (dollars)$60,487.00-$62,882.70$39,349.33
Average household size2.72-2.682.58
Average income per member of household$22,237.87-$23,423.49$15,252.86
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Union Commute

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Commute Chart
TypeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Workers 16 years and over24,103100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
18,94478.60 %72.96 %75.65 %
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
2,0918.68 %10.64 %12.23 %
Public transportation (including taxicab)
1,5656.49 %9.58 %4.73 %
Walked
9053.75 %3.13 %2.94 %
Other means
1340.56 %0.94 %1.20 %
Worked at home
4641.93 %2.75 %3.25 %
Mean travel time to work (minutes)26.9 minutes-29.8 minutes26.3 minutes
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Union Housing

Union Occupancy

Housing OccupancyNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units18,536100.00 %3,310,197117,282,697
Occupied housing units
18,12497.78 %92.58 %91.00 %
Owner-occupied housing units
14,15976.39 %60.76 %60.30 %
Renter-occupied housing units
3,96521.39 %31.82 %30.70 %
Vacant housing units
4122.22 %7.42 %9.00 %
For seasonal or occasional use
380.21 %3.30 %3.06 %
Homeowner vacancy rate0.70 %-1.39 %2.21 %
Rental vacancy rate2.70 %-5.10 %7.86 %
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.87-2.792.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.19-2.352.45
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Structures

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Structures Chart
Structure TypeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units18,506100.00 %--
1-unit, detached
13,05070.52 %54.22 %60.37 %
1-unit, attached
5152.78 %8.62 %5.68 %
2 units
2,30712.47 %10.01 %4.29 %
3 or 4 units
1,1386.15 %6.75 %4.72 %
5 to 9 units
2501.35 %4.84 %4.66 %
10 to 19 units
2431.31 %4.88 %3.99 %
20 or more units
9375.06 %9.63 %8.59 %
Mobile home
660.36 %1.01 %7.49 %
Boat, RV, van, etc.
00.00 %0.02 %0.22 %
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Union Rooms

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Rooms Chart
Rooms per residence unitNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units18,506100.00 %--
1 room
520.28 %1.88 %2.21 %
2 rooms
5302.86 %3.85 %4.88 %
3 rooms
1,3537.31 %10.72 %10.06 %
4 rooms
1,7409.40 %14.45 %15.95 %
5 rooms
2,81615.22 %17.03 %20.92 %
6 rooms
4,60224.87 %17.02 %18.39 %
7 rooms
4,21222.76 %13.08 %11.98 %
8 rooms
2,13011.51 %11.06 %7.99 %
9 or more rooms
1,0715.79 %10.91 %7.63 %
Median (rooms)6.1-6.05.5
Occupants per roomNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Occupied housing units18,125100.00 %--
1.00 or less
17,56596.91 %87.95 %85.63 %
1.01 to 1.50
4512.49 %2.67 %2.83 %
1.51 or more
1090.60 %1.96 %2.54 %
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Union Household Heating

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Household Heating Pie Chart
Household heating fuel typeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Utility gas14,03075.81 %61.87 %46.07 %
Bottled, tank, or LP gas1360.73 %2.22 %5.96 %
Electricity7484.04 %9.56 %27.62 %
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.3,13716.95 %17.98 %8.06 %
Coal or coke60.03 %0.04 %0.12 %
Wood70.04 %0.21 %1.51 %
Solar energy00.00 %0.01 %0.05 %
Other fuel400.22 %0.39 %0.35 %
No fuel used210.11 %0.30 %1.25 %
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Union Property Value

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Property Pie Chart
Property TypeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Specified owner-occupied units12,417100.00 %--
Less than $50,000
1210.97 %1.77 %10.14 %
$50,000 to $99,999
2101.69 %13.48 %30.62 %
$100,000 to $149,999
1,98615.99 %24.40 %23.60 %
$150,000 to $199,999
7,15057.58 %22.32 %14.50 %
$200,000 to $299,999
2,82022.71 %20.82 %11.81 %
$300,000 to $499,999
1301.05 %12.52 %6.42 %
$500,000 to $999,999
00.00 %3.99 %2.34 %
$1,000,000 or more
00.00 %0.70 %0.56 %
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Union Mortgage Status

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Mortgage Payment Pie Chart
Mortgage paymentsNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
With a mortgage7,85263.24 %71.46 %69.56 %
Less than $300
00.00 %0.04 %0.50 %
$300 to $499
220.18 %0.48 %3.97 %
$500 to $699
1441.16 %2.20 %8.97 %
$700 to $999
5714.60 %8.03 %17.28 %
$1,000 to $1,499
2,36719.06 %22.40 %20.91 %
$1,500 to $1,999
3,42027.54 %18.90 %9.93 %
$2,000 or more
1,32810.70 %19.41 %7.99 %
Not mortgaged4,56536.76 %28.54 %30.44 %
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Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Mortgage payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent3,07424.76 %27.01 %36.58 %
15 to 19 percent2,05816.57 %17.07 %17.40 %
20 to 24 percent1,90215.32 %15.56 %13.85 %
25 to 29 percent1,60612.93 %11.56 %9.40 %
30 to 34 percent1,0478.43 %7.69 %6.01 %
35 percent or more2,65821.41 %20.54 %15.91 %
Not computed720.58 %0.57 %0.85 %
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Union Rent Status

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Rent Payment Pie Chart
Rent payment amountNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Specified renter-occupied units3,981100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Less than $200
932.34 %4.74 %5.40 %
$200 to $299
2105.28 %3.20 %5.26 %
$300 to $499
2255.65 %8.55 %22.00 %
$500 to $749
74018.59 %31.78 %33.46 %
$750 to $999
1,42835.87 %29.93 %17.03 %
$1,000 to $1,499
98624.77 %14.22 %8.60 %
$1,500 or more
912.29 %4.36 %2.89 %
No cash rent
2085.22 %3.22 %5.35 %
Median (dollars)84121.13 %45.27 %44.00 %
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Rent Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Rent payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent66416.68 %18.48 %18.07 %
15 to 19 percent55113.84 %14.64 %14.26 %
20 to 24 percent62215.62 %12.94 %12.73 %
25 to 29 percent51412.91 %10.73 %10.37 %
30 to 34 percent2606.53 %7.59 %7.32 %
35 percent or more1,10227.68 %29.94 %29.47 %
Not computed2686.73 %5.68 %7.77 %

Union Vehicle Usage

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Vehicle Usage Pie Chart
Vehicles per householdNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
None1,6388.85 %11.75 %9.57 %
16,06332.76 %32.21 %31.22 %
27,30039.45 %35.05 %34.76 %
3 or more3,12416.88 %13.57 %15.45 %
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