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Total population: 42,839 (All urban)

Hackensack,NJ index of house prices


Houses: 18,945 (18,113 occupied: 5,873 owner occupied, 12,240 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

68%
State:

62%

Housing density: 4598 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $376,766.


Median contract rent in 2009: $1,083 (lower quartile is $880, upper quartile is $1,372)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $1,523


Median gross rent in Hackensack, NJ in 2009: $1,183


Housing units in Hackensack with a mortgage: 2,282 (255 second mortgage, 219 home equity loan, 19 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 836


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $83,811


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $48,476


Median monthly housing costs: $1,279





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Hackensack, New Jersey Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $351,400 (it was $165,100 in 2000)
Hackensack:

$351,400
New Jersey:

$348,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $232,605 - $450,172

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $349,653
Here:

$349,653
State:

$429,197

Townhouses or other attached units: $261,971
Here:

$261,971
State:

$286,566

In 2-unit structures: $389,304
Here:

$389,304
State:

$397,697

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $570,762
Here:

$570,762
State:

$336,988

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $265,974
Here:

$265,974
State:

$292,192

Mobile homes: $75,617
Here:

$75,617
State:

$53,584

Household type by relationship:

Households: 41,015
  • In family households: 30,936 (6,276 male householders, 3,349 female householders)
    6,452 spouses, 9,787 children (9,148 natural, 148 adopted, 491 stepchildren), 754 grandchildren, 1,096 brothers or sisters, 813 parents, 1,118 other relatives, 1,291 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 10,079 (3,941 male householders (3,116 living alone)), 4,548 female householders (4,080 living alone)), 1,590 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,662 (1,032 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 3,998 2-persons, 2,447 3-persons, 1,660 4-persons, 763 5-persons, 477 6-persons, 280 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,196 1-person, 1,127 2-persons, 67 3-persons, 37 4-persons, 40 5-persons, 17 6-persons, 5 7-or-more-persons.

4,325 married couples with children.
2,233 single-parent households (424 men, 1,809 women).

60.0% of residents of Hackensack speak English at home.
24.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (42% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
7.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
5.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (56% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
2.1% of residents speak other language at home (62% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 14,446 (33.8%)
(37.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.2
State:

3.8

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Hackensack, New Jersey
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 56
  • 2 rooms: 214
  • 3 rooms: 912
  • 4 rooms: 657
  • 5 rooms: 1,066
  • 6 rooms: 909
  • 7 rooms: 867
  • 8 rooms: 597
  • 9 or more rooms: 595
  • 1 room: 1,220
  • 2 rooms: 1,950
  • 3 rooms: 4,390
  • 4 rooms: 2,854
  • 5 rooms: 1,273
  • 6 rooms: 319
  • 7 rooms: 84
  • 8 rooms: 67
  • 9 or more rooms: 83
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Hackensack, New Jersey
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 72
  • 1 bedroom: 1,113
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,597
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,885
  • 4 bedrooms: 832
  • 5+ bedrooms: 374
  • no bedroom: 1,375
  • 1 bedroom: 6,692
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,237
  • 3 bedrooms: 775
  • 4 bedrooms: 93
  • 5+ bedrooms: 68
Cars and other vehicles available in Hackensack, New Jersey in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 398
  • 1 vehicle: 2,520
  • 2 vehicles: 2,173
  • 3 vehicles: 554
  • 4 vehicles: 173
  • 5+ vehicles: 55
  • no vehicle: 2,462
  • 1 vehicle: 7,164
  • 2 vehicles: 2,320
  • 3 vehicles: 247
  • 4 vehicles: 29
  • 5+ vehicles: 18

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 181
  • 2000 to 2004: 404
  • 1990 to 1999: 975
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,451
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,373
  • 1960 to 1969: 3,581
  • 1950 to 1959: 3,685
  • 1940 to 1949: 2,197
  • 1939 or earlier: 3,234

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Hackensack, NJ house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Hackensack, NJ:

  • Less than $10,000: 0
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 0
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 0
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 0
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 0
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 0
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 0
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 20
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 4
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 24
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 73
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 51
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 35
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 176
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 196
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 257
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 341
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 503
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 607
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 1667
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 1021
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 693
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 153
  • $1,000,000 or more: 74
 


Hackensack rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Hackensack:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 80
  • $150 to $199: 228
  • $200 to $249: 36
  • $250 to $299: 33
  • $300 to $349: 67
  • $350 to $399: 78
  • $400 to $449: 9
  • $450 to $499: 11
  • $500 to $549: 54
  • $550 to $599: 73
  • $600 to $649: 58
  • $650 to $699: 204
  • $700 to $749: 213
  • $750 to $799: 63
  • $800 to $899: 867
  • $900 to $999: 1,197
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 3,416
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 1,895
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 1,925
  • $2,000 or more: 1,035
  • No cash rent: 172
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 4,315
  • 1990 to 1994: 2,751
  • 1985 to 1989: 2,198
  • 1980 to 1984: 1,607
  • 1975 to 1979: 952
  • 1970 to 1974: 885
  • 1970 to 1974: 844
  • 1965 to 1969: 894


Hackensack, NJ Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 68.0%
Number of people working at home: 351 (1.6% of all workers)


Hackensack commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 425
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2481
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 3154
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 3513
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 2855
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1009
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2429
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 466
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 654
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1501
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 1982
  • 90 or more minutes: 653
 


Hackensack mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 13,601 (63%)
  • Carpooled: 2,329 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2,916 (14%)
  • Subway or elevated: 35 (0%)
  • Railroad: 363 (2%)
  • Taxi: 26 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 241 (1%)
  • Walked: 1,492 (7%)
  • Other means: 119 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 351 (2%)
 


Hackensack, NJ household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 1597
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 714
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 749
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 857
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 980
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 1215
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 1043
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 960
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 1081
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 1894
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 1970
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 2439
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 1152
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 456
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 527
  • $200,000 or more: 480
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 19882
 Italian: 5162
 Irish: 1953
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 1704
 United States or American: 1225
 German: 1195
 Jamaican: 1167
 Polish: 1008
 Russian: 876
 Subsaharan African:: 741
 English: 550
 Arab:: 488
 African: 458
 French (except Basque): 281
 Greek: 280
 Egyptian: 216
 Hungarian: 181
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 171
 Scottish: 167
 Ukrainian: 148
 Austrian: 136
 British West Indian: 135
 Romanian: 115
 Nigerian: 114
 Iranian: 113
 Armenian: 111
 Haitian: 106
 Macedonian: 106
 Portuguese: 103
 Norwegian: 100
 Dutch: 94
 Israeli: 92
 Czechoslovakian: 91
 Ghanian: 86
 Eastern European: 82
 British: 82
 Brazilian: 79
 European: 72
 Scotch-Irish: 72
 Turkish: 64
 Other Arab: 62
 Czech: 61
 Syrian: 61
 Arab/Arabic: 59
 Guyanese: 58
 West Indian: 55
 Finnish: 52
 Slavic: 51
 Welsh: 49
 Yugoslavian: 42
 Lithuanian: 41
 Lebanese: 40
 Swiss: 34
 Swedish: 34
 Croatian: 32
 French Canadian: 30
 Bahamian: 30
 Sierra Leonean: 29
 Danish: 24
 Palestinian: 23
 Afghan: 20
 Albanian: 18
 Belizean: 17
 Estonian: 17
 Slovak: 17
 Canadian: 17
 Kenyan: 15
 Moroccan: 14
 Barbadian: 14
 Slovene: 13
 Jordanian: 13
 Celtic: 13
 Sudanese: 12
 Other Subsaharan African: 9
 Bulgarian: 9
 Belgian: 9
 Bermudan: 9
 Liberian: 8
 Somalian: 6
 Latvian: 6
 Ethiopian: 4


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



  • Ecuador (16%)
  • Colombia (13%)
  • Dominican Republic (8%)
  • Jamaica (7%)
  • India (6%)
  • Korea (4%)
  • Philippines (4%)


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

  • This state: 16521
  • Northeast: 7916
  • Midwest: 510
  • South: 2391
  • West: 207

54% of Hackensack residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 63% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 34% lived in New Jersey.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 228
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 115
  • 5th and 6th grade: 388
  • 7th and 8th grade: 489
  • 9th grade: 283
  • 10th grade: 314
  • 11th grade: 457
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 778
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,974
  • Less than 1 year of college: 773
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,023
  • Associate degree: 769
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,945
  • Master's degree: 1,090
  • Professional school degree: 497
  • Doctorate degree: 174

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 229
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 133
  • 5th and 6th grade: 470
  • 7th and 8th grade: 624
  • 9th grade: 358
  • 10th grade: 398
  • 11th grade: 358
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 778
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,591
  • Less than 1 year of college: 960
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,027
  • Associate degree: 828
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,865
  • Master's degree: 1,165
  • Professional school degree: 357
  • Doctorate degree: 80

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 6.5%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 3.0%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 10.1%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 7.4%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 3.3%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 8.8%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 8.4%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 6.1%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 6.7%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 6.5%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 6.4%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 11.5%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $67,862
  • Black householders: $50,878
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $7,830
  • Asian householders: $76,746
  • Some other race householders: $53,412
  • Two or more races householders: $62,943
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $55,751
Hackensack household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Hackensack household income for Black householders
Hackensack household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Hackensack household income for Asian householders
Hackensack household income for Some other race householders
Hackensack household income for Two or more races householders
Hackensack household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Hackensack marital status for males
Hackensack marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $406,313
  • Black or African American householders: $379,495
  • Asian householders: $404,823
  • Some other race householders: $370,343
  • Two or more races householders: $381,411
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $394,607

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,673
  • One, attached: 421
  • Two: 2,055
  • 3 or 4: 1,053
  • 5 to 9: 820
  • 10 to 19: 1,728
  • 20 to 49: 3,137
  • 50 or more: 6,051
  • Mobile homes: 7

Median worth of mobile homes: $278,782


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago


Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Hackensack:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Hackensack
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (56.3%)
  • Electricity (23.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.7%)
  • Utility gas (51.2%)
  • Electricity (34.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 400
Here:

12.3%
New Jersey:

13.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 237
Here:

12.8%
New Jersey:

13.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 610
Here:

31.2%
New Jersey:

30.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

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 (Noninst.)


 

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