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Pennsauken, NJ (New Jersey) Houses and Residents

Pennsauken,NJ index of house prices

Total population: 36,434 (Urban population: 35,703, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 13,336 (12,366 occupied: 9,603 owner occupied, 2,610 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

21%
State:

37%

Housing density: 1,266 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $246,024.

Median contract rent in 2016: $531 (lower quartile is $421, upper quartile is $640)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $840


Median gross rent in Pennsauken, NJ in 2016: $584

Housing units in Pennsauken with a mortgage: 6,791 (711 second mortgage, 853 home equity loan, 16 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,671


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Pennsauken, New Jersey Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $170,531 (it was $95,200 in 2000)
Pennsauken:

$170,531
New Jersey:

$328,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $136,566 - $219,690

Household type by relationship:

Households: 506,243
  • In family households: 431,734 (82,185 male householders, 47,758 female householders)
    88,462 spouses, 162,028 children (152,370 natural, 3,447 adopted, 6,211 stepchildren), 13,516 grandchildren, 6,342 brothers or sisters, 5,878 parents, 8,583 other relatives, 13,287 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 74,509 (26,856 male householders (20,736 living alone)), 34,181 female householders (29,446 living alone)), 13,472 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 7,414 (5,604 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

84,681 married couples with children.
35,421 single-parent households (6,804 men, 28,617 women).

79.9% of residents of Pennsauken speak English at home.
12.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
3.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
3.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (37% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 32% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (87% speak English very well, 13% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 4,661 (13.0%)
(57.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

7.0
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.1
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Pennsauken, New Jersey:

  • 61no bedroom
  • 3101 bedroom
  • 1,1772 bedrooms
  • 6,1923 bedrooms
  • 1,9174 bedrooms
  • 3095+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Pennsauken population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pennsauken, New Jersey:

  • 152no bedroom
  • 9301 bedroom
  • 8592 bedrooms
  • 4033 bedrooms
  • 654 bedrooms
  • 75+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Pennsauken population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Pennsauken in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 521no vehicle
  • 3,3981 vehicle
  • 4,4872 vehicles
  • 1,1613 vehicles
  • 3734 vehicles
  • 265+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Pennsauken population

Cars and other vehicles available in Pennsauken in renter-occupied apartments

  • 638no vehicle
  • 1,3111 vehicle
  • 3492 vehicles
  • 1053 vehicles
  • 134 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Pennsauken population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Pennsauken, New Jersey:

  • 51 room
  • 552 rooms
  • 3603 rooms
  • 2944 rooms
  • 1,2405 rooms
  • 2,8876 rooms
  • 2,5017 rooms
  • 1,6938 rooms
  • 9319+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Pennsauken population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pennsauken, New Jersey:

  • 1191 room
  • 2482 rooms
  • 6133 rooms
  • 6624 rooms
  • 3345 rooms
  • 2016 rooms
  • 1337 rooms
  • 568 rooms
  • 509+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Pennsauken population

Year house built

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Pennsauken, NJ household income distribution

  • 612Less than $10,000
  • 569$10,000 to $14,999
  • 569$15,000 to $19,999
  • 598$20,000 to $24,999
  • 505$25,000 to $29,999
  • 468$30,000 to $34,999
  • 554$35,000 to $39,999
  • 444$40,000 to $44,999
  • 534$45,000 to $49,999
  • 981$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,267$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,861$75,000 to $99,999
  • 999$100,000 to $124,999
  • 497$125,000 to $149,999
  • 499$150,000 to $199,999
  • 345$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 6481995 to March 2000
  • 6131990 to 1994
  • 3871985 to 1989
  • 3861980 to 1984
  • 2631975 to 1979
  • 1281970 to 1974
  • 931965 to 1969
  • 304Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Pennsauken population
Pennsauken commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 470
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,552
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 2,564
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 2,771
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 2,331
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 983
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,761
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 278
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 426
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,039
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 646
  • 90 or more minutes: 393
Pennsauken, NJ Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 51.2%
Number of people working at home: 564 (3.4% of all workers)

Pennsauken mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 11,750 (75%)
  • Carpooled: 1,961 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 661 (4%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 13 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 193 (1%)
  • Railroad: 104 (1%)
  • Taxi: 14 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 55 (0%)
  • Walked: 309 (2%)
  • Other means: 154 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 350 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 12,412
 Unclassified or not reported: 5,218
 Italian: 4,440
 Irish: 3,814
 German: 3,142
 English: 1,489
 Polish: 1,153
 United States or American: 934
 African: 279
 Scotch-Irish: 274
 Russian: 218
 Scottish: 202
 Greek: 198
 French (except Basque): 158
 Swedish: 146
 Hungarian: 132
 Jamaican: 131
 Ukrainian: 127
 Dutch: 122
 Lithuanian: 94
 Sierra Leonean: 90
 Norwegian: 88
 Welsh: 82
 European: 81
 Danish: 64
 Czech: 56
 Austrian: 39
 Moroccan: 36
 Afghan: 36
 British: 33
 Pennsylvania German: 32
 Swiss: 29
 Slavic: 28
 Canadian: 25
 Eastern European: 25
 French Canadian: 24
 Finnish: 21
 Latvian: 21
 West Indian: 21
 Haitian: 16
 Armenian: 15
 Slovak: 14
 Belgian: 14
 Iranian: 14
 U.S. Virgin Islander: 14
 Nigerian: 13
 Portuguese: 12
 Czechoslovakian: 11
 Ghanian: 10
 Other Subsaharan African: 8
 Croatian: 7
 Estonian: 7
 Israeli: 6
 Bermudan: 6
 Romanian: 5
 Lebanese: 5
 Palestinian: 4
 Albanian: 4
 Yugoslavian: 4

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

  • 25%Vietnam
  • 8%Philippines
  • 5%Dominican Republic
  • 5%Mexico
  • 5%Nicaragua
  • 5%Jamaica
  • 3%India

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

  • This state: 18,408
  • Other state: 13,217
  • Northeast: 10,582
  • Midwest: 327
  • South: 2,114
  • West: 194

66% of Pennsauken residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 43% lived in New Jersey.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 162
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 32
  • 5th and 6th grade: 113
  • 7th and 8th grade: 370
  • 9th grade: 404
  • 10th grade: 482
  • 11th grade: 465
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 578
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,603
  • Less than 1 year of college: 747
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,413
  • Associate degree: 457
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,269
  • Master's degree: 295
  • Professional school degree: 196
  • Doctorate degree: 80

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 120
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 99
  • 5th and 6th grade: 187
  • 7th and 8th grade: 339
  • 9th grade: 367
  • 10th grade: 568
  • 11th grade: 442
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 509
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,754
  • Less than 1 year of college: 954
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,585
  • Associate degree: 697
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,157
  • Master's degree: 439
  • Professional school degree: 83
  • Doctorate degree: 17

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Pennsauken marital status for males
Pennsauken marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,254
  • One, attached: 1,489
  • Two: 601
  • 3 or 4: 527
  • 5 to 9: 107
  • 10 to 19: 105
  • 20 to 49: 33
  • 50 or more: 733
  • Mobile homes: 72
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 17

Median worth of mobile homes: $26,246

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0.4%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Pennsauken:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Pennsauken
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (76.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18.4%)
  • Electricity (3.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.0%)
  • Other fuel (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (50.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (32.1%)
  • Electricity (13.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.8%)
  • Other fuel (1.6%)
  • Wood (0.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,076
Here:

21.3%
New Jersey:

13.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 365
Here:

15.1%
New Jersey:

13.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 239
Here:

16.1%
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 (Noninstitutionalized)