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Based on the data from 2000 / 2009 when the population of North Plainfield, New Jersey was 21,103 / 20,941

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most Common Industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Health care8.3% (906)2.9% (172)14.5% (734)
Professional, scientific, and technical services6.9% (761)6.9% (408)7.0% (353)
Educational services6.3% (696)3.1% (184)10.1% (512)
Construction6.3% (687)10.4% (614)1.4% (73)
Administrative and support and waste management services5.7% (627)6.3% (373)5.0% (254)
Finance and insurance5.6% (616)3.8% (227)7.7% (389)
Chemicals3.9% (433)3.5% (207)4.5% (226)
Accommodation and food services3.6% (398)3.8% (225)3.4% (173)
Public administration3.2% (346)3.2% (190)3.1% (156)
Broadcasting and telecommunications3.0% (326)2.9% (171)3.1% (155)
Metal and metal products2.5% (270)3.4% (201)1.4% (69)
Miscellaneous manufacturing2.3% (257)2.6% (153)2.1% (104)
Food and beverage stores2.2% (244)2.5% (149)1.9% (95)
Plastics and rubber products2.2% (242)2.9% (169)1.4% (73)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers2.1% (230)2.6% (152)1.5% (78)
Computer and electronic products2.1% (228)2.1% (122)2.1% (106)
Social assistance1.8% (196)0.5% (28)3.3% (168)
Department and other general merchandise stores1.7% (185)0.6% (38)2.9% (147)
Real estate and rental and leasing1.5% (163)1.2% (70)1.8% (93)
Truck transportation1.4% (152)2.6% (152)0.0% (0)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation1.3% (144)1.6% (94)1.0% (50)
U. S. Postal service1.2% (135)1.8% (105)0.6% (30)
Personal and laundry services1.2% (131)1.6% (94)0.7% (37)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers1.1% (125)1.5% (90)0.7% (35)
Repair and maintenance1.1% (124)2.0% (119)0.1% (5)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries1.1% (116)0.9% (51)1.3% (65)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services1.0% (107)0.6% (35)1.4% (72)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers0.9% (102)1.2% (70)0.6% (32)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.9% (94)0.7% (39)1.1% (55)
Transportation equipment0.8% (88)1.3% (78)0.2% (10)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations0.8% (86)0.6% (38)0.9% (48)
Furniture and related product manufacturing0.8% (86)1.1% (66)0.4% (20)
Printing and related support activities0.8% (84)1.0% (60)0.5% (24)
Paper0.7% (77)0.7% (40)0.7% (37)
Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers0.7% (75)0.6% (36)0.8% (39)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.7% (73)0.9% (55)0.4% (18)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.7% (72)0.4% (21)1.0% (51)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.6% (68)1.1% (65)0.1% (3)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.6% (63)0.8% (49)0.3% (14)
Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers0.5% (60)0.6% (33)0.5% (27)
Utilities0.5% (55)0.7% (44)0.2% (11)
Warehousing and storage0.5% (55)0.6% (35)0.4% (20)
Food0.5% (53)0.7% (40)0.3% (13)
Other direct selling establishments0.5% (53)0.5% (32)0.4% (21)
Electrical equipment, appliances, and components0.4% (47)0.6% (37)0.2% (10)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.4% (47)0.7% (42)0.1% (5)
Apparel0.4% (45)0.2% (10)0.7% (35)
Machinery0.4% (45)0.5% (29)0.3% (16)
Private households0.4% (41)0.0% (0)0.8% (41)
Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers0.4% (40)0.5% (29)0.2% (11)
Gasoline stations0.4% (39)0.6% (34)0.1% (5)
Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers0.3% (38)0.3% (18)0.4% (20)
Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers0.3% (36)0.3% (19)0.3% (17)
Textile mills and textile products0.3% (34)0.3% (18)0.3% (16)
Motor vehicles, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers0.3% (33)0.4% (25)0.2% (8)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.3% (33)0.3% (20)0.3% (13)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0.3% (29)0.2% (13)0.3% (16)
Pharmacies and drug stores0.3% (29)0.1% (5)0.5% (24)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.3% (28)0.5% (28)0.0% (0)
Retail florists0.2% (26)0.0% (0)0.5% (26)
Wood products0.2% (24)0.4% (24)0.0% (0)
Office supplies and stationery stores0.2% (24)0.0% (0)0.5% (24)
Leather and allied products0.2% (22)0.4% (22)0.0% (0)
Rail transportation0.2% (19)0.2% (12)0.1% (7)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores0.2% (18)0.1% (6)0.2% (12)
Metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers0.1% (16)0.2% (12)0.1% (4)
Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers0.1% (15)0.3% (15)0.0% (0)
Management of companies and enterprises0.1% (15)0.3% (15)0.0% (0)
Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers0.1% (15)0.3% (15)0.0% (0)
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction0.1% (14)0.1% (6)0.2% (8)
Air transportation0.1% (13)0.0% (0)0.3% (13)
Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers0.1% (13)0.1% (7)0.1% (6)
Vending machine operators0.1% (12)0.2% (12)0.0% (0)
Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores0.1% (12)0.0% (0)0.2% (12)
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers0.1% (10)0.1% (6)0.1% (4)
Music stores0.1% (7)0.1% (7)0.0% (0)
Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers0.1% (7)0.1% (7)0.0% (0)
Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1% (7)0.1% (7)0.0% (0)
Water transportation0.1% (6)0.1% (6)0.0% (0)

Most common occupations (%)

Most common occupations for males (%)

Most common occupations for females (%)

Most common occupations

Occupation

All

Males

Females

Other production occupations including supervisors6.1% (668)7.7% (454)4.2% (214)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors5.1% (558)2.9% (173)7.6% (385)
Computer specialists4.5% (497)6.1% (362)2.7% (135)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations4.0% (437)4.6% (272)3.3% (165)
Secretaries and administrative assistants4.0% (434)0.5% (28)8.0% (406)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors3.3% (360)3.7% (216)2.8% (144)
Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers3.1% (343)2.9% (172)3.4% (171)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers3.0% (325)5.3% (313)0.2% (12)
Laborers and material movers, hand2.9% (323)4.0% (235)1.7% (88)
Business operations specialists2.8% (310)1.4% (82)4.5% (228)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors2.7% (299)4.8% (283)0.3% (16)
Metal workers and plastic workers2.2% (241)2.5% (150)1.8% (91)
Retail sales workers except cashiers2.1% (234)1.9% (111)2.4% (123)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing2.1% (231)2.5% (148)1.6% (83)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers2.0% (220)2.7% (157)1.2% (63)
Assemblers and fabricators2.0% (216)2.0% (120)1.9% (96)
Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers2.0% (216)0.2% (10)4.1% (206)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives1.9% (210)0.2% (11)3.9% (199)
Cashiers1.8% (201)0.9% (55)2.9% (146)
Registered nurses1.6% (171)0.0% (0)3.4% (171)
Accountants and auditors1.5% (160)1.7% (99)1.2% (61)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations1.4% (151)0.3% (19)2.6% (132)
Customer service representatives1.4% (149)0.7% (42)2.1% (107)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.3% (148)0.7% (40)2.1% (108)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.3% (145)0.4% (22)2.4% (123)
Child care workers1.2% (128)0.2% (10)2.3% (118)
Top executives1.2% (127)1.5% (89)0.8% (38)
Engineers1.1% (126)1.5% (91)0.7% (35)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers1.1% (125)2.0% (120)0.1% (5)
Construction laborers1.0% (112)1.9% (112)0.0% (0)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors1.0% (107)1.4% (81)0.5% (26)
Material moving workers except laborers and material movers, hand1.0% (105)1.8% (105)0.0% (0)
Other financial specialists1.0% (105)0.9% (52)1.0% (53)
Operations specialties managers except financial managers1.0% (105)0.6% (36)1.4% (69)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists0.9% (104)0.8% (46)1.1% (58)
Art and design workers0.9% (98)0.8% (46)1.0% (52)
Other protective service workers including supervisors0.9% (97)1.1% (67)0.6% (30)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers0.8% (92)0.7% (40)1.0% (52)
Cooks and food preparation workers0.8% (92)1.3% (78)0.3% (14)
Financial managers0.7% (82)0.7% (44)0.8% (38)
Secondary school teachers0.7% (81)0.8% (49)0.6% (32)
Health technologists and technicians0.7% (80)0.3% (18)1.2% (62)
Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses0.7% (78)0.3% (18)1.2% (60)
Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors0.7% (78)0.9% (55)0.5% (23)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers0.7% (77)1.2% (71)0.1% (6)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.7% (73)1.0% (62)0.2% (11)
Carpenters0.7% (72)1.1% (67)0.1% (5)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides0.7% (72)0.0% (0)1.4% (72)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers0.6% (68)0.5% (29)0.8% (39)
Motor vehicle operators except bus and truck drivers0.6% (64)1.1% (64)0.0% (0)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters0.6% (62)1.0% (62)0.0% (0)
Personal appearance workers0.6% (62)0.8% (45)0.3% (17)
Food processing workers0.5% (59)0.8% (48)0.2% (11)
Life and physical scientists0.5% (57)0.6% (35)0.4% (22)
Media and communication equipment workers0.5% (55)0.4% (24)0.6% (31)
Other healthcare support occupations0.5% (54)0.0% (0)1.1% (54)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers0.5% (51)0.8% (45)0.1% (6)
Architects, surveyors, and cartographers0.5% (50)0.7% (43)0.1% (7)
Other transportation workers0.4% (48)0.8% (48)0.0% (0)
Painters and paperhangers0.4% (47)0.7% (42)0.1% (5)
Other construction workers and helpers0.4% (46)0.8% (46)0.0% (0)
Plant and system operators0.4% (46)0.8% (46)0.0% (0)
Social scientists and related workers0.4% (43)0.3% (15)0.6% (28)
Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors0.4% (43)0.7% (43)0.0% (0)
Therapists0.4% (42)0.1% (8)0.7% (34)
Electricians0.4% (42)0.7% (42)0.0% (0)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.4% (41)0.3% (18)0.5% (23)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers0.4% (40)0.5% (27)0.3% (13)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.4% (39)0.6% (35)0.1% (4)
Postsecondary teachers0.3% (38)0.1% (4)0.7% (34)
Waiters and waitresses0.3% (38)0.3% (15)0.5% (23)
Supervisors, transportation and material moving workers0.3% (37)0.2% (12)0.5% (25)
Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants0.3% (35)0.5% (29)0.1% (6)
Religious workers0.3% (34)0.6% (34)0.0% (0)
Printing workers0.3% (33)0.5% (30)0.1% (3)
Physicians and surgeons0.3% (32)0.2% (13)0.4% (19)
Agricultural workers including supervisors0.3% (29)0.2% (13)0.3% (16)
Life, physical, and social science technicians0.2% (24)0.3% (19)0.1% (5)
Legal support workers0.2% (22)0.0% (0)0.4% (22)
Lawyers0.2% (21)0.3% (16)0.1% (5)
Librarians, curators, and archivists0.2% (20)0.0% (0)0.4% (20)
Communications equipment operators0.2% (18)0.1% (4)0.3% (14)
Bus drivers0.1% (16)0.1% (4)0.2% (12)
Special education teachers0.1% (14)0.2% (9)0.1% (5)
Woodworkers0.1% (14)0.1% (5)0.2% (9)
Rail and water transportation workers0.1% (13)0.1% (7)0.1% (6)
Unemployment by race in 2000:

Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 4.7%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 5.0%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 3.2%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 2.1%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 1.3%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 6.5%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 10.2%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 6.9%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 7.3%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 5.6%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 9.0%

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Males

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Females

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

2.5% (276)
New Jersey:

3.0% (117,803)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    3.7% (237)
    New Jersey:

    4.2% (87,601)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    0.9% (39)
    New Jersey:

    1.6% (30,202)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

2.6% (283)
New Jersey:

2.5% (99,296)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    3.4% (216)
    New Jersey:

    3.6% (75,099)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    1.5% (67)
    New Jersey:

    1.3% (24,197)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

5.6% (612)
New Jersey:

3.7% (147,106)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    8.2% (523)
    New Jersey:

    5.1% (106,738)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    2.0% (89)
    New Jersey:

    2.2% (40,368)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

10.2% (1,110)
New Jersey:

7.6% (299,603)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    13.1% (833)
    New Jersey:

    9.7% (202,841)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    6.2% (277)
    New Jersey:

    5.3% (96,762)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

11.9% (1,285)
New Jersey:

9.5% (375,201)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    11.7% (745)
    New Jersey:

    10.4% (218,228)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    12.0% (540)
    New Jersey:

    8.5% (156,973)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

16.1% (1,745)
New Jersey:

15.1% (592,714)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    14.7% (934)
    New Jersey:

    15.2% (319,875)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    18.0% (811)
    New Jersey:

    14.8% (272,839)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

11.6% (1,257)
New Jersey:

13.0% (510,003)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    8.6% (548)
    New Jersey:

    11.4% (239,955)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    15.8% (709)
    New Jersey:

    14.7% (270,048)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

10.2% (1,107)
New Jersey:

14.6% (572,812)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    8.3% (525)
    New Jersey:

    12.5% (263,357)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    12.9% (582)
    New Jersey:

    16.8% (309,455)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

6.7% (722)
New Jersey:

7.8% (307,619)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    5.5% (348)
    New Jersey:

    5.8% (121,748)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    8.3% (374)
    New Jersey:

    10.1% (185,871)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

6.6% (713)
New Jersey:

7.3% (287,425)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    8.5% (538)
    New Jersey:

    6.7% (141,230)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    3.9% (175)
    New Jersey:

    8.0% (146,195)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

3.5% (382)
New Jersey:

2.9% (113,695)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    2.0% (128)
    New Jersey:

    2.6% (55,105)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    5.6% (254)
    New Jersey:

    3.2% (58,590)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

0.6% (61)
New Jersey:

1.5% (58,768)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    0.1% (6)
    New Jersey:

    1.5% (30,812)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    1.2% (55)
    New Jersey:

    1.5% (27,956)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
North Plainfield:

7.0% (756)
New Jersey:

5.9% (233,173)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    6.3% (399)
    New Jersey:

    5.6% (116,912)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    7.9% (357)
    New Jersey:

    6.3% (116,261)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
North Plainfield:

4.9% (532)
New Jersey:

5.6% (221,277)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    5.7% (364)
    New Jersey:

    5.7% (119,022)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    3.7% (168)
    New Jersey:

    5.6% (102,255)
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

2.3% (250)
New Jersey:

2.4% (92,776)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

2.3% (242)
New Jersey:

2.1% (83,147)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

3.7% (397)
New Jersey:

3.2% (124,191)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

9.0% (962)
New Jersey:

7.7% (297,494)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

9.8% (1,053)
New Jersey:

9.5% (369,088)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

15.1% (1,619)
New Jersey:

14.4% (558,435)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

16.8% (1,797)
New Jersey:

15.3% (592,839)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

12.9% (1,388)
New Jersey:

14.0% (541,137)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

6.6% (704)
New Jersey:

7.6% (295,834)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

5.9% (631)
New Jersey:

6.4% (246,745)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

1.3% (142)
New Jersey:

2.4% (92,391)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
North Plainfield:

0.5% (57)
New Jersey:

1.1% (43,997)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
North Plainfield:

5.7% (614)
New Jersey:

5.5% (213,079)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
North Plainfield:

6.1% (653)
New Jersey:

5.6% (218,724)

Percentage of workers working in this county: 34.0%
Number of people working at home: 213 (2.0% of all workers)

Daytime population change due to commuting: -7,040 (-33.4%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 1,087 (10.1%)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%)

Working at home in 2008 - North Plainfield

Working at home in 2008 - New Jersey

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Males

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Females

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2000 (%)

Working at home in 2000 - North Plainfield

Working at home in 2000 - New Jersey

Travel time to work in 2008:
Less than 5 minutes:
North Plainfield:

4.7% (162)
New Jersey:

2.9% (105,062)
    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    3.7% (65)
    New Jersey:

    2.7% (52,887)
    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    5.6% (97)
    New Jersey:

    3.0% (52,175)
5 to 9 minutes:
North Plainfield:

20.7% (720)
New Jersey:

9.2% (337,548)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    14.6% (255)
    New Jersey:

    7.9% (153,776)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    26.7% (465)
    New Jersey:

    10.6% (183,772)
10 to 14 minutes:
North Plainfield:

13.9% (483)
New Jersey:

13.7% (503,774)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    11.8% (206)
    New Jersey:

    12.3% (238,388)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    15.9% (277)
    New Jersey:

    15.3% (265,386)
15 to 19 minutes:
North Plainfield:

11.9% (414)
New Jersey:

13.8% (507,592)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    10.5% (183)
    New Jersey:

    13.1% (255,603)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    13.3% (231)
    New Jersey:

    14.5% (251,989)
20 to 24 minutes:
North Plainfield:

12.3% (427)
New Jersey:

14.4% (529,269)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    12.6% (219)
    New Jersey:

    13.7% (267,337)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    11.9% (208)
    New Jersey:

    15.1% (261,932)
25 to 29 minutes:
North Plainfield:

4.2% (145)
New Jersey:

6.0% (220,521)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    5.9% (103)
    New Jersey:

    5.8% (113,455)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    2.4% (42)
    New Jersey:

    6.2% (107,066)
30 to 34 minutes:
North Plainfield:

14.6% (507)
New Jersey:

13.8% (507,626)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    17.6% (306)
    New Jersey:

    14.2% (275,916)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    11.5% (201)
    New Jersey:

    13.3% (231,710)
35 to 39 minutes:
North Plainfield:

1.3% (46)
New Jersey:

2.9% (105,190)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    1.4% (24)
    New Jersey:

    2.9% (57,402)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    1.3% (22)
    New Jersey:

    2.8% (47,788)
40 to 44 minutes:
North Plainfield:

3.4% (119)
New Jersey:

4.5% (166,094)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    5.7% (99)
    New Jersey:

    5.0% (96,363)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    1.1% (20)
    New Jersey:

    4.0% (69,731)
45 to 59 minutes:
North Plainfield:

6.9% (241)
New Jersey:

8.5% (313,902)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    7.8% (136)
    New Jersey:

    9.5% (185,173)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    6.0% (105)
    New Jersey:

    7.4% (128,729)
60 to 89 minutes:
North Plainfield:

3.4% (120)
New Jersey:

7.3% (269,913)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    6.0% (105)
    New Jersey:

    9.1% (176,172)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    0.9% (15)
    New Jersey:

    5.4% (93,741)
90 or more minutes:
North Plainfield:

2.8% (99)
New Jersey:

3.1% (115,118)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    2.4% (41)
    New Jersey:

    3.8% (73,445)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    3.3% (58)
    New Jersey:

    2.4% (41,673)
Travel time to work in 2000:
Less than 5 minutes:
North Plainfield:

1.5% (166)
New Jersey:

2.6% (99,241)
5 to 9 minutes:
North Plainfield:

7.1% (765)
New Jersey:

9.0% (347,598)
10 to 14 minutes:
North Plainfield:

9.7% (1,044)
New Jersey:

12.5% (482,988)
15 to 19 minutes:
North Plainfield:

13.0% (1,395)
New Jersey:

13.2% (510,571)
20 to 24 minutes:
North Plainfield:

14.4% (1,544)
New Jersey:

12.8% (497,467)
25 to 29 minutes:
North Plainfield:

7.7% (828)
New Jersey:

5.4% (210,226)
30 to 34 minutes:
North Plainfield:

17.3% (1,857)
New Jersey:

12.7% (492,539)
35 to 39 minutes:
North Plainfield:

3.7% (395)
New Jersey:

2.8% (109,571)
40 to 44 minutes:
North Plainfield:

4.3% (464)
New Jersey:

4.0% (156,148)
45 to 59 minutes:
North Plainfield:

9.2% (990)
New Jersey:

9.1% (352,609)
60 to 89 minutes:
North Plainfield:

5.8% (622)
New Jersey:

8.7% (335,777)
90 or more minutes:
North Plainfield:

4.1% (439)
New Jersey:

4.5% (175,142)

Travel time to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Travel time to work by means of transportation:
Less than 30 minutes - public transportation:
North Plainfield:

8.5% (40)
New Jersey:

17.6% (65,274)
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
North Plainfield:

56.8% (5,702)
New Jersey:

61.3% (2,082,817)
30 to 44 minutes - public transportation:
North Plainfield:

11.0% (52)
New Jersey:

19.5% (72,353)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
North Plainfield:

26.5% (2,664)
New Jersey:

20.2% (685,905)
45 to 59 minutes - public transportation:
North Plainfield:

3.4% (16)
New Jersey:

14.8% (54,902)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
North Plainfield:

9.7% (974)
New Jersey:

8.8% (297,707)
60 or more minutes - public transportation:
North Plainfield:

77.1% (363)
New Jersey:

48.2% (178,985)
60 or more minutes - other means:
North Plainfield:

7.0% (698)
New Jersey:

9.8% (331,934)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - North Plainfield

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - North Plainfield (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - North Plainfield (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - New Jersey

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - New Jersey (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - New Jersey (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - North Plainfield

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - New Jersey

Means of transportation to work in 2008:
Drove car alone:
North Plainfield:

73.7% (2,724)
New Jersey:

75.4% (2,899,096)
    Drove car alone - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    77.6% (1,440)
    New Jersey:

    74.7% (1,518,253)
    Drove car alone - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    69.7% (1,284)
    New Jersey:

    76.3% (1,380,843)
Carpooled:
North Plainfield:

11.2% (415)
New Jersey:

9.2% (351,941)
    Carpooled - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    10.4% (193)
    New Jersey:

    9.4% (191,591)
    Carpooled - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    12.1% (222)
    New Jersey:

    8.9% (160,350)
Bus or trolley bus:
North Plainfield:

1.4% (50)
New Jersey:

3.9% (150,121)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    2.7% (50)
    New Jersey:

    4.1% (73,978)
Subway or elevated:
North Plainfield:

0.5% (19)
New Jersey:

0.8% (30,584)
    Subway or elevated - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    1.0% (19)
    New Jersey:

    0.7% (12,583)
Bicycle:
North Plainfield:

0.1% (2)
New Jersey:

0.3% (13,119)
    Bicycle - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    0.1% (2)
    New Jersey:

    0.5% (10,519)
Walked:
North Plainfield:

6.2% (230)
New Jersey:

3.5% (134,049)
    Walked - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    3.9% (72)
    New Jersey:

    3.6% (72,573)
    Walked - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    8.6% (158)
    New Jersey:

    3.4% (61,476)
Other means:
North Plainfield:

1.2% (43)
New Jersey:

1.7% (65,319)
    Other means - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    1.9% (35)
    New Jersey:

    1.7% (35,404)
    Other means - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    0.4% (8)
    New Jersey:

    1.7% (29,915)
Means of transportation to work in 2000:
Drove car alone:
North Plainfield:

76.9% (8,240)
New Jersey:

73.0% (2,828,303)
Carpooled:
North Plainfield:

12.8% (1,371)
New Jersey:

10.6% (412,299)
Bus or trolley bus:
North Plainfield:

1.8% (190)
New Jersey:

5.5% (213,067)
Subway or elevated:
North Plainfield:

0.3% (36)
New Jersey:

1.3% (50,279)
Railroad:
North Plainfield:

2.3% (245)
New Jersey:

2.4% (93,864)
Motorcycle:
North Plainfield:

0.1% (7)
New Jersey:

0.0% (1,830)
Bicycle:
North Plainfield:

0.3% (33)
New Jersey:

0.2% (9,142)
Walked:
North Plainfield:

1.8% (197)
New Jersey:

3.1% (121,305)
Other means:
North Plainfield:

1.8% (190)
New Jersey:

0.7% (25,484)

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Private vehicle occupancy:
Drove alone:
North Plainfield:

85.7% (8,240)
New Jersey:

87.3% (2,828,303)
In 2 person carpool:
North Plainfield:

9.8% (942)
New Jersey:

9.6% (311,146)
In 3 person carpool:
North Plainfield:

2.8% (268)
New Jersey:

1.7% (55,192)
In 4 person carpool:
North Plainfield:

1.1% (104)
New Jersey:

0.7% (21,516)
In 5-6 person carpool:
North Plainfield:

0.3% (33)
New Jersey:

0.4% (12,963)
In 7+ person carpool:
North Plainfield:

0.2% (24)
New Jersey:

0.4% (11,482)

Class of Workers (%)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Class of Workers:
Employee of private company:
North Plainfield:

76.8% (8,422)
New Jersey:

70.6% (2,789,718)
    Employee of private company - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    78.5% (4,640)
    New Jersey:

    72.1% (1,513,771)
    Employee of private company - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    74.8% (3,782)
    New Jersey:

    68.9% (1,275,947)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
North Plainfield:

2.0% (220)
New Jersey:

3.8% (149,548)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    2.8% (166)
    New Jersey:

    5.5% (115,635)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    1.1% (54)
    New Jersey:

    1.8% (33,913)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
North Plainfield:

4.8% (523)
New Jersey:

6.4% (254,203)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    2.4% (140)
    New Jersey:

    3.9% (82,116)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    7.6% (383)
    New Jersey:

    9.3% (172,087)
Local government workers:
North Plainfield:

5.2% (569)
New Jersey:

7.9% (311,080)
    Local government workers - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    3.8% (224)
    New Jersey:

    6.3% (131,844)
    Local government workers - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    6.8% (345)
    New Jersey:

    9.7% (179,236)
State government workers:
North Plainfield:

3.8% (414)
New Jersey:

3.8% (151,067)
    State government workers - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    3.1% (182)
    New Jersey:

    3.2% (68,111)
    State government workers - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    4.6% (232)
    New Jersey:

    4.5% (82,956)
Federal government workers:
North Plainfield:

2.3% (250)
New Jersey:

2.2% (88,294)
    Federal government workers - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    2.3% (134)
    New Jersey:

    2.6% (53,792)
    Federal government workers - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    2.3% (116)
    New Jersey:

    1.9% (34,502)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
North Plainfield:

5.1% (561)
New Jersey:

5.0% (197,664)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
    North Plainfield:

    7.2% (428)
    New Jersey:

    6.2% (130,204)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    2.6% (133)
    New Jersey:

    3.6% (67,460)
Unpaid family workers:
North Plainfield:

0.1% (8)
New Jersey:

0.2% (8,455)
    Unpaid family workers - Females:
    North Plainfield:

    0.2% (8)
    New Jersey:

    0.3% (5,071)


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