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Warren County, New Jersey (NJ)

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County population in 2016: 106,617 (62% urban, 38% rural); it was 102,437 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 23,142
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 7,848
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 28,136
Renter-occupied apartments: 10,490 (it was 10,524 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

35%

Land area: 358 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 298 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Warren County: 111.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (31.8%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (13.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 77%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 20%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Warren County, New Jersey:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (82.8%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (8.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (4.1%)
  • Asian alone (2.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
Median resident age:  44.1 years
New Jersey median age:  39.5 years
Males: 52,752  (49.5%)
Females: 53,865  (50.5%)

Warren County,NJ real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Warren County:

2.0 people
New Jersey:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $74,867 ($56,100 in 1999)

This county:

$74,867
New Jersey:

$76,126

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $936 (lower quartile is $751, upper quartile is $1,141)
This county:

$936
State:

$1125


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $252,200 (it was $156,400 in 2000)
Warren:

$252,200
New Jersey:

$328,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $184,100 - $341,600

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $278,806
Here:

$278,806
State:

$401,764

Townhouses or other attached units: $173,855
Here:

$173,855
State:

$266,552

In 2-unit structures: $128,570
Here:

$128,570
State:

$327,480

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $176,726
Here:

$176,726
State:

$297,734

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $159,577
Here:

$159,577
State:

$275,779

Mobile homes: $80,509
Here:

$80,509
State:

$82,857
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $2,023
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $882

Institutionalized population: 985
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Health of residents in Warren County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2012:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.5. This is about average.
70.9% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
51.8% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is more than average.
79.9% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is about average.
72.5% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 197 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 157 pounds. This is about average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 755 buildings, average cost: $104,000
  • 2001: 734 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 2002: 867 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2003: 580 buildings, average cost: $126,500
  • 2004: 573 buildings, average cost: $131,600
  • 2005: 441 buildings, average cost: $144,600
  • 2006: 452 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2007: 241 buildings, average cost: $165,100
  • 2008: 136 buildings, average cost: $174,100
  • 2009: 165 buildings, average cost: $134,700
  • 2010: 164 buildings, average cost: $137,700
  • 2011: 186 buildings, average cost: $121,700
  • 2012: 142 buildings, average cost: $136,900
  • 2013: 206 buildings, average cost: $151,200
  • 2014: 168 buildings, average cost: $153,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $7,141 (2.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $6,928 (2.8%)

Warren County household income distribution in 2009 Warren County home values distribution Warren County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 8.8%
Warren County:

8.8%
New Jersey:

10.4%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.8% for Black residents, 18.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.4% for American Indian residents, 20.8% for other race residents, 12.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 44.1 years old
(Males: 41.9 years old, Females: 45.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.8 years old, Black residents: 31.7 years old, American Indian residents: 53.7 years old, Asian residents: 43.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.2 years old, Other race residents: 29.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Warren County is $854 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $999 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1196 a month.

Cities in this county include: Phillipsburg, Hackettstown, Washington, Beattystown, Panther Valley, Beatyestown, Allamuchy-Panther Valley, Belvidere, Alpha, Oxford.

Warren County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

2012 air pollution in Warren County:

Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.01 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.019 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Significantly below U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 8.8 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.001 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Warren County: Mazda Brook Golf Course (A), Musconetcong Country Club (B), Bowling Green Golf and Tennis Club (C), Spring Brook Golf Course (D), Valley View Golf Club (E), Morris Corporate Center (F), The Knolls Golf Course (G), Fox Hill Industrial Park (H), Camp Ranger (I), Camp Saint John (J), Tranquility Farm (K), Franklin Farms (L), Southgate Corporate Park (M), Rockaway River Country Club (N), Prudential Business Campus (O), Cliffdale Park (P), Peace Pipe Country Club (Q), Convent Station (R), Mount Tabor Golf Course (S), White Bridge (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Randolph Shopping Center (1), Morris County Mall Shopping Center (2), Flanders Mall Shopping Center (3), Ledgewood Mall Shopping Center (4), Jefferson Plaza Shopping Center (5), Valley Mall Shopping Center (6), Rockaway Town Square Mall Shopping Center (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Warren County include: Parsippany Church (A), Pleasant Hill Church (B), Saint Thomas The Apostle Roman Catholic Church (C), Milton United Methodist Church (D), Grace Evangelical Free Church (E), Mount Paul Novitiate (F), Saint Annas Convent (G), Saint Bernard's Roman Catholic Church (H), Saint Josephs Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Winters Cemetery (1), Restland Memorial Park (2), Beth Israel Cemetery (3), Gate of Heaven Cemetery (4), Union Cemetery (5), Union Chapel Cemetery (6), Saint Vincent's Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Egbert Lake (A), Great Bay (B), Kohlers Pond (C), Mitt Pond (D), Diamond Springs Pond (E), Bee Meadow Pond (F), Forge Pond (G), Arrowhead Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Jayness Brook (A), Mine Brook (B), Whippany River (C), Hibernia Brook (D), Mill Brook (E), Harmony Brook (F), Great Brook (G), Rockaway River (H), West Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Warren County include: Mount Hope County Park (1), Minisink County Park (2), Weldon Brook State Wildlife Management Area (3), Mahlon Dickerson County Reservation (4), Rockaway River State Wildlife Management Area (5), Wildcat Ridge (6), Snake Hill County Park (7), Wildcat Ridge State Wildlife Management Area (8), Passaic River County Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Blair County, Pennsylvania , Cass County, Indiana , Queens County, New York , Livingston County, Illinois , Newton County, Indiana , Westchester County, New York , Otoe County, Nebraska .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 4,235
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 31.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 12,183 (59.3% naturalized citizens)

Warren County:

11.4%
Whole state:

22.5%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 1,610
  • 2000 to 2009: 2,993
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,559
  • 1980 to 1989: 871
  • 1970 to 1979: 695
  • Before 1970: 2,049
Note: State values scaled to Warren County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 41.8%

Warren County marital status for males Warren County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 29,778
  • One, attached: 4,836
  • Two: 2,840
  • 3 or 4: 1,164
  • 5 to 9: 2,509
  • 10 to 19: 1,932
  • 20 to 49: 904
  • 50 or more: 957
  • Mobile homes: 525

Housing units in Warren County with a mortgage: 20,306 (533 second mortgage, 3,306 home equity loan, 166 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 9,263

Here:

69.0% with mortgage
State:

67.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Warren County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic28,11411
Mainline Protestant12,51249
Evangelical Protestant3,80532
Other2,04010
Orthodox1502
Black Protestant1221
None61,949-
Warren County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 25
Warren County:

2.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
This county:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Warren County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 67
This county:

6.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Warren County:

8.4%
New Jersey:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Warren County:

26.9%
State:

23.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.1%
State:

18.0%

Agriculture in Warren County:

Average size of farms: 96 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $48,772
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $400.85
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 19.15%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 53.56%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $49,243
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 58.94%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $46,112
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.17%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.60
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 38.65%
Corn for grain: 16840 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1546 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 5134 harvested acres
Vegetables: 2,098 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 486 acres

Tornado activity:

Warren County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below New Jersey state average. It is 2245378.5 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 14 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/28/1973, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Warren County-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 62.2 miles away from Warren County center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 220.7 miles away from the county center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.0 miles away from the county center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 263.4 miles away from the county center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 283.4 miles away from Warren County center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 14.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • New Jersey Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 22, 2016 to January 24, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4264: March 14, 2016, FEMA Id: 4264, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • New Jersey Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 26, 2012 to November 08, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3354: October 28, 2012, FEMA Id: 3354, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New Jersey Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 26, 2012 to November 08, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4086: October 30, 2012, FEMA Id: 4086, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New Jersey Severe Storm, Incident Period: October 29, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4048: November 30, 2011, FEMA Id: 4048, Natural disaster type: Storm
  • New Jersey Remnants of Tropical Storm Lee, Incident Period: September 28, 2011 to October 06, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4039: October 14, 2011, FEMA Id: 4039, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • New Jersey Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 27, 2011 to September 05, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4021: August 31, 2011, FEMA Id: 4021, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New Jersey Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 26, 2011 to September 05, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3332: August 27, 2011, FEMA Id: 3332, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New Jersey Severe Storms and Inland and Coastal Flooding, Incident Period: April 14, 2007 to April 20, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1694: April 26, 2007, FEMA Id: 1694, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • New Jersey Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 23, 2006 to July 10, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1653: July 07, 2006, FEMA Id: 1653, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • New Jersey Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3257: September 19, 2005, FEMA Id: 3257, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 11 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Warren County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • India (8%)
  • Ecuador (6%)
  • Mexico (6%)
  • Philippines (5%)
  • Honduras (5%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Italy (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Warren County (%):

  • Italian (14%)
  • German (12%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • American (8%)
  • Polish (5%)
  • English (3%)
  • European (2%)

Warren County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 29,414 (78.6%)
  • Carpooled: 3,209 (8.6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 190 (0.5%)
  • Subway or elevated: 46 (0.1%)
  • Railroad: 22 (0.1%)
  • Ferryboat: 5 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 303 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 157 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 1,358 (3.6%)
  • Worked at home: 2,777 (7.4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Warren County, New Jersey in 2000:

  • 749 people in nursing homes
  • 306 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 101 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 57 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 56 people in religious group quarters
  • 48 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 43 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 39 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 33 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 22 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 6 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

People in group quarters in Warren County, New Jersey in 2010:

  • 816 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 681 people in college/university student housing
  • 163 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 135 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 56 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 51 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 25 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 18 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 10 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 7 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $70,789.

5.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,917 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
New Jersey average:

5.08%


0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($581 average AGI)
Warren County:

0.07%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

3.18% relocated from other counties in New Jersey ($32,216 average AGI)
1.96% relocated from other states ($16,121 average AGI)
Warren County:

1.96%
New Jersey average:

2.19%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Morris County, NJ  0.85% ($54,654 average AGI)
from Hunterdon County, NJ  0.60% ($48,280)
from Northampton County, PA  0.52% ($38,335)
from Sussex County, NJ  0.34% ($51,931)
from Somerset County, NJ  0.29% ($55,794)
from Union County, NJ  0.21% ($54,956)
from Essex County, NJ  0.19% ($59,185)


5.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($52,899 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
New Jersey average:

5.65%


0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($379 average AGI)
Warren County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

2.54% relocated to other counties in New Jersey ($25,686 average AGI)
3.37% relocated to other states ($26,834 average AGI)
Warren County:

3.37%
New Jersey average:

2.75%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Northampton County, PA  0.76% ($38,952 average AGI)
to Morris County, NJ  0.65% ($82,735)
to Hunterdon County, NJ  0.46% ($60,905)
to Sussex County, NJ  0.33% ($48,796)
to Lehigh County, PA  0.27% ($30,356)
to Somerset County, NJ  0.18% ($49,882)
to Middlesex County, NJ  0.15% ($36,375)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.5
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.0

Births per 1000 population in Warren County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Warren County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.1

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Warren County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Warren County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Warren County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 16,453 (14,262 aged, 2,191 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 2,349 (8%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Warren County, New Jersey in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,716)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (943)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (652)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (550)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (453)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (383)
  • Unspecified dementia (323)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (308)
  • Congestive heart failure (283)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (279)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.82
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 10,101
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 218
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 44,964

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,155
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 789
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 21

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 47
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 111

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 18
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 28.0. This is less than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 80.0. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 30.6
  • Other - 49.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 106,617
  • In family households: 87,684 (14,551 male householders, 12,531 female householders)
    20,385 spouses, 31,259 children (29,717 natural, 713 adopted, 829 stepchildren), 2,281 grandchildren, 544 brothers or sisters, 1,626 parents, 1,669 other relatives, 2,838 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 16,918 (6,755 male householders (4,867 living alone)), 6,675 female householders (5,801 living alone)), 3,488 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,015

Size of family households: 11,873 2-persons, 6,708 3-persons, 5,008 4-persons, 2,365 5-persons, 618 6-persons, 510 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 10,668 1-person, 2,221 2-persons, 244 3-persons, 297 4-persons.

13,566 married couples with children.
6,405 single-parent households (2,893 men, 3,512 women).

86.7% of residents of Warren speak English at home.
5.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
4.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (57% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (71% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $526,977,000 ($4,790 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $28,202,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $247,074,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $138,363,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,928,000
Federal grants: $78,971,000
Federal procurement contracts: $38,438,000 ($21,469,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $21,204,000 ($2,667,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $600,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $71,229,000
Federal Government insurance: $95,380,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 6,819
Here:

62 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,578
Here:

41 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +1,118
Here:

+10 per 1000 residents
State:

+33 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +4,678
Here +42 per 1000 residents
State -22 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Warren County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 7.39 millions of gallons per day (93% from ground, 7% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.1
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 398
  • 2010 to 2013: 548
  • 2000 to 2009: 4,862
  • 1990 to 1999: 5,573
  • 1980 to 1989: 6,642
  • 1970 to 1979: 6,031
  • 1960 to 1969: 5,842
  • 1950 to 1959: 4,297
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,965
  • 1939 or earlier: 9,287
Note: State values scaled to Warren population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Warren County, New Jersey
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Warren County population
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 125
  • 3 rooms: 309
  • 4 rooms: 1,797
  • 5 rooms: 3,884
  • 6 rooms: 4,912
  • 7 rooms: 6,003
  • 8 rooms: 6,079
  • 9+ rooms: 6,460
  • 1 room: 364
  • 2 rooms: 459
  • 3 rooms: 2,690
  • 4 rooms: 2,794
  • 5 rooms: 2,622
  • 6 rooms: 1,419
  • 7 rooms: 59
  • 8 rooms: 471
  • 9+ rooms: 65
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Warren County, New Jersey
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Warren County population
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 695
  • 2 bedrooms: 5,051
  • 3 bedrooms: 13,067
  • 4 bedrooms: 9,081
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,675
  • no bedroom: 364
  • 1 bedroom: 4,158
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,808
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,227
  • 4 bedrooms: 334
  • 5+ bedrooms: 52
Cars and other vehicles available in Warren County, New Jersey in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Warren County population
  • no vehicle: 477
  • 1 vehicle: 6,370
  • 2 vehicles: 13,364
  • 3 vehicles: 5,588
  • 4 vehicles: 2,562
  • 5+ vehicles: 1,208
  • no vehicle: 2,198
  • 1 vehicle: 5,528
  • 2 vehicles: 2,725
  • 3 vehicles: 316
  • 4 vehicles: 33
  • 5+ vehicles: 143

90% of Warren County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in New Jersey.

Warren County:

90.2%
State average:

89.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 64,425
  • Other state: 29,168
  • Northeast: 20,927
  • Midwest: 2,994
  • South: 3,604
  • West: 1,643

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Warren County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (42.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (38.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.5%)
  • Wood (6.0%)
  • Electricity (5.2%)
  • Other fuel (1.1%)
  • Coal or coke (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (47.1%)
  • Electricity (26.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.5%)
  • Wood (1.4%)
  • No fuel used (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 690
Here:

7.1%
New Jersey:

10.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 544
Here:

9.4%
New Jersey:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,612
Here:

30.0%
New Jersey:

25.9%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Warren County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,809,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $991,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $2,546,000
    General Public Buildings: $531,000
    Regular Highways: $223,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $135,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $27,823,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $14,128,000
    Health - Other: $10,080,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $9,444,000
    Other Higher Education: $8,305,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,168,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,037,000
    Regular Highways: $5,241,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,292,000
    Libraries: $4,036,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,823,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,208,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,977,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,635,000
    Financial Administration: $1,505,000
    Police Protection: $1,345,000
    Housing and Community Development: $400,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $342,000
    Parks and Recreation: $260,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $133,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $77,000
    Local Fire Protection: $65,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $935,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $4,724,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $298,000
    Other Higher Education: $62,000
    Correctional Institutions: $14,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $41,876,000

Warren County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $15,439,000
    All Other: $4,926,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $4,452,000
    Higher Education - Other: $3,636,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $113,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $21,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $400,000
    All Other: $243,000
    Education: $145,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $4,451,000
    All Other: $137,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,018,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $650,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $589,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $19,107,000
    All Other: $7,359,000
    Education: $5,537,000
    Public Welfare: $5,477,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,276,000
    General Local Government Support: $585,000
    Highways: $60,000
  • Tax - Property: $55,327,000

Warren County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,058,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $24,385,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $24,385,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,823,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,235,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $1,000,000

Warren County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,218,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $56,328,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $24,385,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,165
  • Number of aged recipients: 135
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,030
  • Number of recipients under 18: 145
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 780
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 240
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 465
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 582
Warren County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Warren County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 23 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED388$219,683390$228,9002,423$217,972191$87,6447$1,480,85761$202,6073$90,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED27$212,88943$218,860227$201,36125$40,0400$017$174,8240$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED74$207,54181$224,0991,162$229,016127$77,4720$042$138,6193$135,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN59$225,44179$209,519698$229,98422$86,8641$640,00018$143,0002$30,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS13$214,30814$265,857151$234,5768$117,5000$02$137,0000$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 23 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED68$258,77940$263,425
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED28$331,92935$301,143
APPLICATIONS DENIED20$287,95022$238,818
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$273,3334$237,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$195,0002$301,500

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Warren County, NJ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John85874.8 years
Mary72680.0 years
William63474.8 years
Joseph50075.5 years
Helen47780.0 years
Charles43275.4 years
Anna42281.9 years
George41576.6 years
Robert38570.9 years
Elizabeth38080.9 years
Most common last names in Warren County, NJ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith34076.8 years
Miller15375.9 years
Johnson9476.6 years
Snyder8475.0 years
Davis6975.6 years
Wilson6875.7 years
Hoffman6874.9 years
Rush6479.4 years
Brown6177.5 years
Jones5977.1 years
Businesses in Warren County, NJ
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2KFC2
A&P4Kohl's2
AT&T2Kroger1
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture2
Advance Auto Parts5Lowe's2
Aeropostale1Marshalls1
American Eagle Outfitters1MasterBrand Cabinets6
Applebee's2McDonald's4
Arby's1Men's Wearhouse1
Ashley Furniture1Motherhood Maternity1
AutoZone1Old Navy1
Bath & Body Works1Pac Sun1
Blockbuster2Panera Bread2
Burger King5Payless1
CVS1Penske1
Carson Pirie Scott1Pier 1 Imports1
Cold Stone Creamery1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack3
Curves1Raymour & Flanigan1
DHL1Rite Aid5
Dairy Queen2Ruby Tuesday2
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Deb1Sears3
Domino's Pizza2Spencer Gifts1
Dunkin Donuts6Sprint Nextel1
Famous Footwear1Staples2
Fashion Bug1Starbucks2
FedEx20Stop & Shop1
Foot Locker1Subaru1
Ford1Subway7
GNC6T-Mobile3
GameStop2Taco Bell1
Gap1Target2
Gymboree1Toys"R"Us1
H&M1True Value2
H&R Block5U-Haul8
Home Depot2UPS25
Honda1Victoria's Secret1
Hyundai1Walgreens1
IHOP1Walmart2
JCPenney1Wendy's1
Jimmy John's1White Castle1
Jones New York1Wine & Spirits1
Justice1YMCA2

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  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
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