East Orange Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

East Orange Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
69,612

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.0%
5 - 17:
16.1%
18 - 24:
9.3%
25 - 34:
17.3%
35 - 54:
24.8%
55 - 64:
11.7%
Over 65 Years:
13.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
4.5%
4.5%
86.8%
86.8%
20.0%
20.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

East Orange
USA
$25,494
$25,494
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

East Orange
USA
$50,990
$50,990
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
18.2%

Employment Industries in East Orange

 
Healthcare
Retail
Transportation
Education
Public Service
Accommodation
Administration
Other
Manufacturing
Construction
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Finance
Real estate
Wholesale
22.3%
22.3%
14.3%
14.3%
11.6%
11.6%
7.9%
7.9%
6.2%
6.2%
6.1%
6.1%
5.8%
5.8%
4.7%
4.7%
4.6%
4.6%
3.8%
3.8%
3.1%
3.1%
2.9%
2.9%
2.2%
2.2%
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Other Race / Two or More Races
White
Asian
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
82.4%
82.4%
10.8%
10.8%
2.8%
2.8%
2.1%
2.1%
1.6%
1.6%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Jamaican
Haitian
Guyanese
Trinidadian and Tobagonian
Nigerian
Other Subsaharan African
British West Indian
African
Barbadian
German
Ghanian
Italian
Irish
English
Moroccan
U.S. Virgin Islander
Dutch
British
Liberian
Sudanese
7.0%
7.0%
5.5%
5.5%
4.8%
4.8%
1.8%
1.8%
1.7%
1.7%
1.2%
1.2%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
French
French Creole
African languages
Langs. of India
Arabic
Native American languages
Chinese
Other Indo-European
Portuguese
Tagalog
Vietnamese
Hungarian
Navajo
Pacific Island languages
Other Asian languages
Laotian
Thai
Miao/Hmong
79.2%
79.2%
8.4%
8.4%
7.0%
7.0%
4.9%
4.9%
2.7%
2.7%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born East Orange Residents:
27.3%