Demographics

General Demographic Characteristics: 2010 Mount Laurel Township, New Jersey

Subject Mount Laurel
Number
Mount Laurel
Percent
Compared to
New Jersey
Percent or Number
Compared to
United States
Percent or Number
TOTAL POPULATION 41,865 100 8,414,350 281,421,906
SEX AND AGE
Male 19,983 47.2 48.5 49.1
Female 21,238 52.8 51.5 50.9
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Under 5 Years 2,460 6.1 6.7 6.8
5 to 9 Years 2,716 6.8 7.2 7.3
10 to 14 Years 2,685 6.7 7.0 7.3
15 to 19 Years 2,080 5.2 6.2 7.2
20 to 24 Years 1,517 3.8 5.7 6.7
25 to 34 Years 5,777 14.4 14.1 14.2
35 to 44 Years 7,365 18.3 17.1 16.0
45 to 54 Years 5,760 14.3 13.8 13.4
55 to 59 Years 2,191 5.4 5.0 4.8
60 to 64 Years 1,765 4.4 3.9 3.8
65 to 74 Years 3,444 8.6 6.8 6.5
75 to 84 Years 2,048 5.1 4.8 4.4
85 Years and Over 413 1.0 1.6 1.5
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Median Age 38.9 (X) 36.7 35.3
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18 Years or Over 30,916 76.9 75.2 74.3
Male 14,277 35.5 35.8 35.9
Female 16,639 41.4 39.4 38.4
21 Years and Over 30,015 74.6 71.7 70.0
62 Years and Over 6,972 17.3 15.5 14.7
65 Years and Over 5,905 14.7 13.2 12.4
Male 2,429 6.0 5.3 5.1
Female 3,476 8.6 7.9 7.3
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RACE
One Race 39,654 98.6 97.5 97.6
White 35,034 87.1 72.6 75.1
Black or African American 2,785 6.9 13.6 12.3
American Indian or Alaska Native 38 0.1 0.2 0.9
Asian 1,529 3.8 5.7 3.6
Asian Indian 497 1.2 2.0 0.6
Chinese 458 1.1 1.2 0.9
Filipino 204 0.5 1.0 0.7
Japanese 51 0.1 0.2 0.3
Korean 202 0.5 0.8 0.4
Vietamese 39 0.1 0.2 0.4
Other Asian 78 0.5 0.4 0.5
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1 0.0 0.1
Native Hawaiian 1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Guamanian or Chamorro 8 0.0 0.0 0.0
Samoan 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0 0.0 0.0
Some Other Race 256 0.6 5.4 5.5
Two or More Races 567 1.4 2.5 2.4
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Race Alone or in Combination with one or more other races
White 35,493 88.2 74.4 77.1
Black or African American 3,049 7.6 14.4 12.9
American Indian or Alaska Native 185 0.5 0.6 1.5
Asian 1,713 4.3 6.2 4.2
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 40 0.1 0.1 0.3
Some Other Race 375 0.9 6.9 6.6
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HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total Population 40,221 100 8,414,350 281,421,906
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 901 2.2 13.3 12.5
Mexican 110 0.3 1.2 7.3
Puerto Rican 407 1.0 4.4 1.2
Cuban 60 0.1 0.9 0.4
Other Hispanic or Latino 324 0.8 6.8 3.6
Not Hispanic or Latino 39,320 97.8 86.7 87.5
White alone 34,482 85.7 66.0 69.1
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RELATIONSHIPS
Total Population 40,221 100 8,414,350 281,421,906
In Households 39,852 99.1 97.7 97.2
Householder 16,570 41.2 36.4 37.5
Spouse 9,235 23.0 19.5 19.4
Child 11,427 28.4 30.8 29.6
Own Child Under 18 Years 8,879 22.1 22.3 22.9
Other Relatives 1,271 3.2 6.5 5.6
Under 18 Years 349 0.9 2.0 2.1
Nonrelatives 1,349 3.4 4.6 5.2
Unmarried Partner 696 1.7 1.8 1.9
In Group Quarters 369 0.9 2.3 2.8
Institutionalized Population 311 0.8 1.3 1.4
Noninstitutionalized Population 58 0.1 1.0 1.3
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HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total Households 16,570 100 3,064,645 105,480,101
Family Households (families) 11,062 66.8 70.3 68.1
With Own Children under 18 Years 5,036 30.4 33.5 32.8
Married-couple family 9,235 55.7 53.5 51.7
With Own Children under 18 Years 4,114 24.8 25.3 23.5
Female Householder, no husband present 1,412 8.5 12.6 12.2
With Own Children under 18 Years 723 4.4 6.4 7.2
Nonfamily Households 5,508 33.2 29.7 31.9
Householder living alone 4,630 27.9 24.5 25.8
Householder 65 years and over 1,483 8.9 9.8 9.2
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Households with individuals under 18 years 5,279 31.9 36.6 36.0
Households with individuals 65 years and over 4,065 24.5 25.9 23.4
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Average Household Size 2.41 (X) 2.68 2.59
Average Family Size 2.98 (X) 3.21 3.14
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HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total Housing Units 17,163 100 3,310,275 115,904,641
Occupied Housing Units 16,570 96.5 92.6 31.0
Vacant Housing Units 593 3.5 7.4 9.0
For Seasonal, recreational or occasional use 74 0.4 3.3 3.1
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Homeowner vacancy rate (percent) 1.2 (X) 1.2 1.7
Rental vacancy rate (percent) 6.7 (X) 4.5 6.8
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HOUSING TENURE
Occupied Housing Units 16,570 100 3,064,645 105,480,101
Owner-occupied housing units 13,861 83.7 65.6 66.2
Renter-occupied housing units 2,709 16.3 34.4 33.8
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Average household size of owner-occupied unit 2.48 (X) 2.81 2.69
Average household size of renter-occupied unit 2.04 (X) 2.43 2.40