metuchen Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 238 2.7 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 1,486 16.7 % 32.2 %
Some College 1,295 14.6 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,055 34.4 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,819 31.7 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 8,511 95.7 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 5,327 59.9 % 59.9 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 13,791 - -
19 years old and under 3,549 25.7 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 4,109 29.8 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 3,886 28.2 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 2,247 16.3 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 9,676 93.9 % 84.4 %
Spanish 429 4.2 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 205 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,257 24.5 % 33.6 %
Married 3,211 62.5 % 50.4 %
Separated 19 0.4 % 2.5 %
Divorced 649 12.6 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 5,323 - -
Occupied Housing Units 5,174 97.2 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 149 2.8 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,570 67.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 563 10.6 % 5.9 %
2-Units 299 5.6 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 160 3.0 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 296 5.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 125 2.3 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 310 5.8 % 9.0 %
Built 1990 to 1999 243 4.6 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 339 6.4 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 433 8.1 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 635 11.9 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,990 37.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,206 22.7 % 12.8 %
Electric 161 3.0 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 558 10.5 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 4,400 82.7 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 33 0.6 % 4.1 %
Coal 8 0.2 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 10 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 4 0.1 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 10,135 75.6 % 75.1 %
African-American 714 5.3 % 13.1 %
Asian 2,396 17.9 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 158 1.2 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 112,561 57,617
Median Family Income 132,344 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 53,513 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 53.33 %
  • Temperature 54.77 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.27 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 17.67
    [CDD] 0

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.19 %
6.0 0.04 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com