Trenton, New Jersey

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Population in 2017: 84,964 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.5%
 
Males: 42,527  (50.1%)
Females: 42,437  (49.9%)
Median resident age:

33.8 years
New Jersey median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 08608, 08609, 08610, 08611, 08618, 08629, 08638.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $31,882 (it was $31,074 in 2000)
Trenton:

$31,882
NJ:

$80,088

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,165 (it was $14,621 in 2000)

Trenton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $98,100 (it was $66,200 in 2000)
Trenton:

$98,100
NJ:

$334,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $151,019; detached houses: $204,768; townhouses or other attached units: $117,906; in 2-unit structures: $241,780; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $67,878; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $158,600

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,086.

March 2019 cost of living index in Trenton: 111.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 30.4%
(20.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.6% for Black residents, 32.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.0% for American Indian residents, 26.1% for other race residents, 32.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Trenton, NJ (2010)
    • 42,28649.8%Black alone
    • 28,62133.7%Hispanic
    • 11,44213.5%White alone
    • 1,2861.5%Two or more races
    • 9231.1%Asian alone
    • 2190.3%American Indian alone
    • 1060.1%Other race alone
    • 300.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Trenton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists, there were 202 registered sex offenders living in Trenton, New Jersey as of February 21, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Trenton is 419 to 1.


Crime rates in Trenton by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
31
(36.2)
18
(21.3)
25
(29.9)
19
(23.1)
17
(20.6)
15
(18.0)
23
(27.0)
24
(28.1)
37
(43.8)
32
(37.9)
17
(20.3)
21
(25.1)
23
(27.3)
16
(19.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
21
(24.5)
31
(36.6)
15
(18.0)
23
(28.0)
26
(31.5)
13
(15.6)
25
(29.3)
23
(27.0)
13
(15.4)
23
(27.3)
48
(57.4)
59
(70.5)
63
(74.8)
40
(47.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
805
(940.8)
632
(746.1)
595
(712.1)
546
(664.7)
512
(619.8)
500
(598.4)
519
(609.2)
577
(676.3)
525
(621.8)
403
(477.9)
402
(480.5)
427
(510.5)
343
(407.2)
342
(408.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
658
(769.0)
593
(700.1)
530
(634.3)
401
(488.2)
599
(725.1)
670
(801.9)
641
(752.4)
627
(734.9)
547
(647.8)
473
(560.9)
551
(658.6)
620
(741.2)
654
(776.4)
575
(686.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
962
(1,124)
806
(951.6)
852
(1,020)
724
(881.4)
824
(997.5)
865
(1,035)
1,138
(1,336)
1,291
(1,513)
996
(1,180)
819
(971.3)
771
(921.6)
883
(1,056)
792
(940.3)
772
(921.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,940
(2,267)
1,211
(1,430)
1,408
(1,685)
1,404
(1,709)
1,399
(1,694)
1,289
(1,543)
993
(1,166)
986
(1,156)
909
(1,077)
870
(1,032)
784
(937.1)
930
(1,112)
1,035
(1,229)
1,318
(1,574)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
672
(785.4)
460
(543.1)
385
(460.8)
508
(618.5)
401
(485.4)
362
(433.3)
439
(515.3)
469
(549.7)
416
(492.7)
340
(403.2)
475
(567.8)
373
(445.9)
366
(434.5)
377
(450.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
27
(31.6)
23
(27.2)
21
(25.1)
27
(32.9)
23
(27.8)
45
(53.9)
25
(29.3)
19
(22.3)
20
(23.7)
26
(30.8)
25
(29.9)
17
(20.3)
16
(19.0)
14
(16.7)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)760.3602.9590.4545.3573.7557.1592.0623.8581.1494.8509.8562.1541.6499.7

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City-data.com crime index in Trenton, NJ

Crime rate in Trenton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 359 (287 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.43
New Jersey average:

3.55
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Ancestries: African (2.5%), Italian (2.3%), Haitian (1.7%), Liberian (1.7%), Polish (1.6%), Jamaican (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 54 feet

Land area: 7.66 square miles.

Population density: 11,096 people per square mile   (high).

Trenton, New Jersey map

22,082 residents are foreign born (20.9% Latin America).

This city:

25.9%
New Jersey:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,275 (4.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,655 (3.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (25.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Morrisville borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Ewing, NJ (1.8 miles ),
White Horse, NJ (1.9 miles ),
Mercerville, NJ (1.9 miles ),
Mercerville-Hamilton Square, NJ (2.1 miles ),
Yardley borough, PA (2.1 miles ),
Yardville-Groveville, NJ (2.3 miles ),
Woodside, PA (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 40.22 N, Longitude: 74.76 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +16,530 (+19.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 11,566 (34.9%)

Area code: 609

Distribution of median household income in Trenton, NJ in 2017
Distribution of house value in Trenton, NJ in 2017

Property values in Trenton, NJ

Trenton satellite photo by USGS

Detailed articles:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $39,700
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $35,800
  • 2000: 34 buildings, average cost: $50,700
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $64,700
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $14,300
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $141,200
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2007: 17 buildings, average cost: $257,500
  • 2008: 40 buildings, average cost: $30,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Trenton, NJ residents
Average permit cost in Trenton, NJ
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.0%
New Jersey:

4.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Trenton, NJ
Historical housing units in Trenton, NJ
Most common industries in Trenton, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (13.4%)
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.3%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Construction (5.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.3%)
  • Public administration (10.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (9.2%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.7%)
  • Public administration (16.1%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
  • Social assistance (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Trenton, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Cashiers (3.9%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.2%)

Average climate in Trenton, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Trenton, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 88.4. This is about average.

City:

88.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.399. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.399
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.77. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.77
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.954. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.954
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.03. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.03
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.0173. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0173
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Trenton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 17% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Trenton city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/17/1988, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.3 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Trenton-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 68.0 miles away from the city 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 259.0 miles away from the city 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 66.4 miles away from Trenton 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 299.7 miles away from the city 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 32.3 miles away from Trenton 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 307.8 miles away from Trenton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Mercer County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Trenton topographic map

Main business address for: JOURNAL REGISTER CO (NEWSPAPERS: PUBLISHING OR PUBLISHING & PRINTING).

Hospitals in Trenton:

  • ANNE KLEIN FORENSIC CENTER (provides emergency services, PO BOX 7717 STUYVESANT AVE)
  • CAPITAL HEALTH SYSTEM-FULD CAMPUS (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 750 BRUNSWICK AVE)
  • ST FRANCIS MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 601 HAMILTON AVE)
  • TRENTON PSYCHIATRIC HOSP (STATION A)

Nursing Homes in Trenton:

  • GREENWOOD HOUSE HOME FOR JEWIS (53 WALTER STREET)
  • MERCER COUNTY GERIATRIC CENTER (2300 HAMILTON AVE)
  • MILLHOUSE, THE (325 JERSEY STREET)
  • ODD FELLOWS HOME (1001 PENNINGTON AVE)
  • PROVIDENCE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (439 BELLEVUE AVENUE)
  • ROYAL HEALTH GATE NRSG REHAB (1314 BRUNSWICK AVENUE)
  • WATERS EDGE HEALTHCARE AND REHAB (512 UNION STREET)

Dialysis Facilities in Trenton:

  • CRRT AT WATERS EDGE (512 UNION STREET)
  • FMC TRENTON (40 FULD STREET)
  • RV TRENTON DIALYSIS CTR (C/O ST. FRANCIS HOSPITAL)

Home Health Centers in Trenton:

  • VNA HOME CARE OF MERCER COUNTY (171 JERSEY STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Trenton:

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Amtrak station:

TRENTON (72 S. CLINTON AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Trenton:

  • Thomas Edison State College (Full-time enrollment: 4,972; Location: 101 W State St; Public; Website: www.tesc.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Saint Francis Medical Center School of Nursing (Full-time enrollment: 57; Location: 601 Hamilton Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.stfrancismedical.org/Education/School-of-Nursing.aspx)
  • St Francis Medical Center-School of Radiologic Technology (Full-time enrollment: 22; Location: 601 Hamilton Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.stfrancismedical.org/Education/School-of-Radiologic-Technology.aspx)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Trenton:

  • The College of New Jersey (about 4 miles; Ewing, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 7,573)
  • Rider University (about 5 miles; Lawrenceville, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,960)
  • Mercer County Community College (about 7 miles; West Windsor, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,728)
  • Princeton University (about 11 miles; Princeton, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,897)
  • Bucks County Community College (about 12 miles; Newtown, PA; FT enrollment: 6,898)
  • Strayer University-Pennsylvania (about 13 miles; Trevose, PA; FT enrollment: 2,027)
  • Holy Family University (about 17 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,305)

Biggest public high schools in Trenton:

  • DAYLIGHT/TWILIGHT HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 691, Location: 135 EAST HANOVER STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • TRENTON PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL (Location: 100 SULLIVAN WAY, Grades: 10)
  • PROJECT TEACH - MERCER (Location: 1600 STUYVESANT AVENUE, Grades: 9-12)
  • YOUTHBUILD CAMDEN (Location: 1001 SPRUCE STREET SUITE 202, Grades: 9-12)
  • FOUNDATION ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOL (Location: 363 WEST STATE STREET, Grades: KG-12, Charter school)
  • TRENTON STEM-TO-CIVICS CHARTER SCHOOL (Location: 202 GRAND STREET, Grades: 9, Charter school)
  • MCVS ASSUNPINK CENTER (Location: 1085 OLD TRENTON ROAD, Grades: 9-12)
  • TRENTON CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL - WEST CAMPUS (Location: 1001 WEST STATE ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • TRENTON CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL - MAIN CAMPUS (Location: 400 CHAMBERS STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • MERCER HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 1030 OLD TRENTON ROAD, Grades: 9-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Trenton:

Private elementary/middle school in Trenton:

  • ISLAMIC SCHOOL OF TRENTON/AL-BAYAAN ACADEMY (Students: 56, Location: 25 OXFORD ST, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Trenton

Library in Trenton:

  • TRENTON FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $3,702,870; Location: 120 ACADEMY STREET; 434,737 books; 15,101 audio materials; 8,625 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 487 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Nottingham High School North and Steinert High School East are both located in Hamilton NJ. They are Puplic schools that provide for the residents of Hamilton, Mercerville and Bromley areas od Hamilton Twnsp. added by Mark

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Trenton: Trenton Marine Terminal (A), Trent House (B), Trenton Emergency Medical Services Liberty Street (C), Capital Health System Emergency Medical Services Mobile Intensive Care Unit (D), Trenton Emergency Medical Services Perry Street (E), Trenton Fire and Emergency Services Engine 3 Ladder 2 (F), Trenton Fire and Emergency Services Engine 9 (G), Trenton Fire and Emergency Services Engine 3 Ladder 2 (H), State Capitol (I), Trenton Fire and Emergency Services Engine 1 Ladder 1 (J), Trenton Fire and Emergency Services Engine 7 (K), Trenton Fire and Emergency Services Engine 8 (L), Teen House (M), Trenton Fire and Emergency Services Rescue 1 (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Riverview Cemetery (1), Mercer Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Pond Run (A), Assunpink Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Trenton include: Assunpink Park (1), Wetzel Field (2), Stacy Park (3), Cadwalader Park (4), North Trenton Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Bobdoll Corporation (Museums; 177 Franklin Corner Rd), Grounds for Sculpture (Museums; 14 Fairgrounds Road), Invention Factory Science Center (Museums; 675 South Clinton Avenue), Ellarslie Trenton City Museum (Cadwalder Park), Camp Olden Civil War Round Table & Museum (2202 Kuser Road), Civil War and Native American Museum (2202 Kuser Road), N J State - Friends of the New Jersey State Museum- New Jersey State Mu (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 205 West State Street), Hamilton Township Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 2200 Kuser Road), Preservation New Jersey (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 30 South Warren Street Floor 2).

Hotels: Holiday Inn (1 Pearson Drive), Lafayette Yard Marriott Conference Hotel (1 West Lafayette Street), Four Seasons Produce (66 Canal View Drive), Mount's Motel (2984 US Highway 1), Oakwood Motel (1210 US Highway 130), McIntosh Inn of Princeton (3270 US Highway 1).

Courts: N J State - Judiciary Department- Supreme Court- Client Protection (Justice Complex), N J State - Judiciary Department- Disciplinary Review Board Hughes (Justice Complex), NJ State - Judiciary- Administrative Director- Judicial Personnel (Justice Complex), Nj State - Supreme Court- Judiciary- Justice Complex Trenton- Office Of The C (Justice Complex), Nj State - Judiciary- Supreme Court- Secretary To Board On Trail Attorney Certifica (Justice Complex), Nj State - Judiciary- Superior Court- Foreclosure Index Docket (Justice Complex), Nj State - Judiciary- Supreme Court- Office Of Attorney Ethics (Justice Complex), Nj State - Judiciary- Superior Court- Tax Cost And Executions (Justice Complex), N J State - Judiciary Department- Supreme Court- Supreme Court Clerk's Of (216 Haddon Avenue).

Birthplace of: Antonin Scalia - (b. 1936), Supreme Court justice, Bob Ryan - Sportswriter, Samuel Alito - Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the, Tal Brody - Basketball player, Charlie Weis - Professional football coach, George Antheil - Composer, Joe J. Plumeri - Philanthropist, Lavoy Allen - Professional basketball player, Damian Steele - Professional wrestler, Trapper Nelson - Trapper.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Trenton and their reported violations in the past:

GREEN ACRES MANOR (Population served: 260, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 24 regular monitoring violations
COLLIER MILLS MOBILE EST (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-22-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-24-2006)
  • 6 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.1%
Whole state:

69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.9%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Trenton in 2010:

  • 2,435 people in state prisons
  • 1,166 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 619 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 406 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 194 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 161 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 112 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 19 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 11 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles

People in group quarters in Trenton in 2000:

  • 2,128 people in state prisons
  • 620 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 550 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 512 people in nursing homes
  • 135 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 130 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 114 people in other group homes
  • 60 people in religious group quarters
  • 41 people in halfway houses
  • 34 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 18 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 13 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 8 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 6 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)

Arenas or stadiums:

  • Sovereign Bank Arena. Capacity: 10,500.
  • Tingley Coliseum. Capacity: 12,000.

Banks with most branches in Trenton (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Quakerbridge Branch, Capital Center Branch, Chambersburg Branch, North Hermitage Branch, Trenton Branch, Ewing Township Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Trenton Branch, Trenton Chambersburg, Trenton Brunswick Avenue, Trenton Corp Pb Branch, Trenton Villa Park. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Lalor Branch, Broad Street Park Branch, Ewing Branch, Princeton Armored Service Branch, Downtown Trenton Branch. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Wilbur Branch, Ewing Branch, Independence Mall Branch, West State St Branch. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • Roma Bank: Whitehorse/Mercerville Rd Branch, S Broad St Branch, Hamilton Avenue Branch. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,735.5 mil, Deposits: $1,469.2 mil, headquarters in Robbinsville, NJ, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 25 total offices
  • Sun National Bank: Broad Street Office Branch at 150 S. Broad Street, branch established on 2007/02/16; Hamilton Branch at 411 Route 33, branch established on 1988/12/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $3,180.3 mil, Deposits: $2,715.6 mil, headquarters in Vineland, NJ, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 62 total offices, Holding Company: Sun Bancorp, Inc
  • TD Bank, National Association: Trenton Branch at 50 East State Street, branch established on 2003/03/28. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Cenlar FSB: Cenlar Fsb at 425 Phillips Boulevard, branch established on 1912/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $660.2 mil, Deposits: $487.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 1 total offices
  • Citibank, National Association: Lawrenceville Branch at 3321 Us Highway 1, branch established on 2007/01/29. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Trenton:

Marital status in Trenton, NJ
  • Never married: 54.3%
  • Now married: 27.7%
  • Separated: 5.9%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

For population 25 years and over in Trenton:

  • High school or higher: 72.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 10.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.3
New Jersey average:

12.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Trenton
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Trenton:

(Trenton, New Jersey Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Trenton, NJ (based on Mercer County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic121,65026
Mainline Protestant29,63886
Evangelical Protestant17,27491
Other17,11538
Black Protestant5,14630
Orthodox1,9605
None173,730-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 107
Mercer County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Mercer County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 55
This county:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Mercer County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 270
Mercer County:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Mercer County:

8.3%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Mercer County:

22.2%
State:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Mercer County:

20.1%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Trenton:

46.3%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Trenton:

43.9%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Trenton:

29.3
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.4%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.9%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Trenton:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Trenton:

32.8%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
Trenton:

53.2%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Trenton:

81.3%
State:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Trenton, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 1,080$8,837,773$98,19781$125,527
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 449$2,218,177$59,28383$137,282
Police Protection - Officers 247$1,646,671$80,0000$0
Firefighters 213$1,543,124$86,9370$0
Water Supply 104$506,776$58,4740$0
Police - Other 96$257,318$32,1650$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 60$320,319$64,0641$1,899
Solid Waste Management 51$200,281$47,1250$0
Sewerage 41$203,181$59,4680$0
Judicial and Legal 41$210,539$61,6210$0
Streets and Highways 35$149,544$51,2720$0
Other and Unallocable 34$164,942$58,21513$18,705
Other Government Administration 29$132,706$54,9131$3,233
Financial Administration 26$183,882$84,8690$0
Welfare 15$77,480$61,9840$0
Health 13$77,399$71,4450$0
Local Libraries 13$55,791$51,49913$14,012
Fire - Other 10$47,059$56,4710$0
Natural Resources 4$17,642$52,9260$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,828$45,9365$5,911
Totals for Government 2,562$16,854,432$78,943197$306,569

Trenton government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $12,876,000 ($151.55)
    Water Utilities: $10,762,000 ($126.67)
    General - Other: $6,817,000 ($80.23)
    Sewerage: $1,072,000 ($12.62)
    Housing and Community Development: $799,000 ($9.40)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $279,133,000 ($3285.31)
    General - Other: $75,829,000 ($892.48)
    Police Protection: $31,567,000 ($371.53)
    Local Fire Protection: $24,941,000 ($293.55)
    Water Utilities: $22,517,000 ($265.02)
    Housing and Community Development: $15,541,000 ($182.91)
    Sewerage: $9,588,000 ($112.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,673,000 ($102.08)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,296,000 ($50.56)
    Regular Highways: $4,067,000 ($47.87)
    Financial Administration: $2,730,000 ($32.13)
    General Public Buildings: $2,592,000 ($30.51)
    Health - Other: $2,265,000 ($26.66)
    Parking Facilities: $2,194,000 ($25.82)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,219,000 ($14.35)
    Central Staff Services: $1,187,000 ($13.97)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,086,000 ($12.78)
    Libraries: $789,000 ($9.29)
    Public Welfare - Other: $265,000 ($3.12)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,317,000 ($109.66)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $26,629,000 ($313.42)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,256,000 ($26.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $240,000 ($2.82)
    Sewerage: $50,000 ($0.59)
    Parking Facilities: $13,000 ($0.15)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $121,864,000 ($1434.30)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,156,000 ($13.61)

Trenton government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $12,160,000 ($143.12)
    Parking Facilities: $5,372,000 ($63.23)
    Housing and Community Development: $5,221,000 ($61.45)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $556,000 ($6.54)
    Other: $461,000 ($5.43)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $14,452,000 ($170.10)
    Housing and Community Development: $12,532,000 ($147.50)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $432,000 ($5.08)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,501,000 ($29.44)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,698,000 ($19.98)
    Sale of Property: $594,000 ($6.99)
    Interest Earnings: $242,000 ($2.85)
    Rents: $15,000 ($0.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $40,651,000 ($478.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $290,254,000 ($3416.20)
    General Local Government Support: $68,896,000 ($810.88)
    Other: $17,053,000 ($200.71)
    Health and Hospitals: $331,000 ($3.90)
  • Tax - Property: $83,790,000 ($986.18)
    Other License: $3,595,000 ($42.31)
    Public Utilities Sales: $649,000 ($7.64)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $250,000 ($2.94)
    Other Selective Sales: $42,000 ($0.49)

Trenton government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $324,928,000 ($3824.30)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $295,211,000 ($3474.54)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $66,726,000 ($785.34)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,010,000 ($435.60)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $35,001,000 ($411.95)
    Beginning: $14,267,000 ($167.92)

Trenton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $18,080,000 ($212.80)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $88,296,000 ($1039.22)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,426,000 ($28.55)

5.28% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($83,445 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.28%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,461 average AGI)
Mercer County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Middlesex County, NJ  0.94% ($89,548 average AGI)
from Burlington County, NJ  0.43% ($57,574)
from Bucks County, PA  0.29% ($57,929)


6.36% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($100,755 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,801 average AGI)
Mercer County:

0.10%
New Jersey average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Burlington County, NJ  0.78% ($64,121 average AGI)
to Bucks County, PA  0.57% ($89,508)
to Middlesex County, NJ  0.55% ($94,672)
Businesses in Trenton, NJ
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven9Marriott1
ALDI1MasterBrand Cabinets8
AT&T1McDonald's3
Applebee's2New Balance4
AutoZone3Nike1
Baskin-Robbins2Payless3
Burger King5Pizza Hut1
CVS2Popeyes1
Charlotte Russe1Quiznos3
Cricket Wireless6RadioShack3
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid4
Decora Cabinetry2Starbucks1
Domino's Pizza2Subaru1
Dunkin Donuts10Subway1
FedEx18T-Mobile2
Ford1Taco Bell3
Forever 211True Value1
Goodwill8U-Haul5
H&R Block3UPS52
Hyundai1Vans1
IHOP1Volkswagen1
JCPenney1Wendy's1
KFC2YMCA1
Kmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in Trenton:

  • WBUD (1260 AM; 5 kW; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM CENTRAL NEW JERSEY LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHWH (1350 AM; 10 kW; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTTM (1680 AM; 10 kW; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WIMG (1300 AM; 3 kW; EWING, NJ; Owner: MORRIS B/C COMPANY OF N. J. INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WPHY (920 AM; 1 kW; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIFI (1460 AM; 5 kW; FLORENCE, NJ; Owner: REAL LIFE BROADCASTING)

Strongest FM radio stations in Trenton:

  • WPST (97.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WKXW-FM (101.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM CENTRAL NEW JERSEY LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WNJT-FM (88.1 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BRD/CST AUTHORITY)
  • WPRB (103.3 FM; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WTHK (94.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • W220AG (91.9 FM; LAWRENCEVILLE, ETC., NJ; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOC.)
  • WWFM (89.1 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Trenton:

  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
  • W25AW (Channel 25; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: WZBN TV, INC.)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Trenton: Frank William Crilley, Fred William Zabitosky, William J. Johnston.

Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Trenton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 117Number of bridges
  • 955ft / 291mTotal length
  • $78,194,000Total costs
  • 2,082,566Total average daily traffic
  • 92,785Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Trenton, NJ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 4Before 1900
  • 21900-1909
  • 101910-1919
  • 61920-1929
  • 61930-1939
  • 51940-1949
  • 281950-1959
  • 171960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 231990-1999
  • 72000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Trenton, NJ
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Trenton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 139 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Trenton, NJ)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 70 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 78 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 253 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Trenton)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Trenton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 41 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
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 ORIGINATED234$135,034111$85,225333$130,82634$48,5593$991,66789$86,1460$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED18$161,44413$98,00080$133,9758$25,2501$215,0007$95,7140$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED82$146,47658$96,190516$125,521134$37,1873$937,667108$107,6671$50,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN48$120,95816$85,125225$129,2849$56,7780$022$102,3640$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS9$117,3336$71,16757$136,8604$122,5000$09$80,0000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 24 tracts in Trenton, NJ

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 16 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$121,2224$175,7500$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED31$135,9036$137,6674$86,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$169,0004$156,2500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$135,0000$01$180,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Trenton, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Trenton, NJ - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 633
  • Hazardous Condition: 602
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 6
Fire incident types in Trenton, NJ

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Trenton, NJ

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Trenton, New Jersey:

  • Lafayette Yard Hotel & Conference Center, 1 W Lafayette St, Trenton, New Jersey 08608 , Phone: (609) 421-4000, Fax: (609) 421-4002
  • Comfort Inn, 3270 Us Rt 1 (north), Trenton, New Jersey 08648 , Phone: (609) 896-3700, Fax: (609) 896-2544
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton Hamilton, NJ, 960 US Hwy 130, Trenton, New Jersey 08690 , Phone: (609) 689-1260, Fax: (609) 689-1261
  • Marriott Residence Inn Hamilton, 559 Rt 130 N, Trenton, New Jersey 08620 , Phone: (844) 848-6563, Fax: (609) 585-2211
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Trenton, New Jersey
Most common first names in Trenton, NJ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3,41773.8 years
Mary3,22179.9 years
Joseph2,37274.3 years
William1,99773.3 years
Anna1,66781.7 years
Helen1,55479.5 years
James1,39371.2 years
Charles1,24374.2 years
George1,23874.2 years
Elizabeth1,23380.3 years
Most common last names in Trenton, NJ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith62373.6 years
Johnson50171.0 years
Williams49270.6 years
Brown40471.4 years
Jones35871.6 years
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Trenton, NJ
  • 73.5%Utility gas
  • 17.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.1%Electricity
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Trenton, NJ
  • 75.3%Utility gas
  • 17.4%Electricity
  • 5.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Solar energy


Trenton compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Trenton on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest cost per building permit (population 50,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the biggest local government total salary and wages expenses per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: food preparation and serving related occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: healthcare support occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of robberies per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of murders to rapes between 2002 and 2012 (population 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least cars per house, population 50,000+"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: public administration (population 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of one, detached housing units in structures (20,000+ housing units)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households (population 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of assaults per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest city-data.com crime index, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of single-parent households, population 50,000+"
  • #16 (08608) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 1,000+)"
  • #44 (08608) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting taxable interest in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #77 (08608) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #98 (08611) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Hungarian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #101 (08608) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Welsh first ancestries"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
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