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Woodbridge, New Jersey
Map of Woodbridge CDP highlighted within Middlesex County. Inset: Location of Middlesex County in New Jersey.
|• Total||3.861 sq mi (10.000 km2)|
|• Land||3.846 sq mi (9.962 km2)|
|• Water||0.015 sq mi (0.039 km2) 0.39%|
|Elevation||30 ft (9 m)|
|• Density||5,008.8/sq mi (1,933.9/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (Eastern (EDT))|
|GNIS feature ID||02390527|
Woodbridge is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) within Woodbridge Township, in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the CDP's population was 19,265. Despite the similarity in the name of the CDP and the township, the two are not coextensive; the CDP occupies 15.7% of the township's 24.51 square miles (63.5 km2).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP had a total area of 3.861 square miles (10.000 km2), including 3.846 square miles (9.962 km2) of land and 0.015 square miles (0.039 km2) of water (0.39%).
1990-2010 2000 2010
As of the census of 2010, there were 19,265 people, 7,378 households, and 5,120 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 5,008.8 per square mile (1,933.9/km2). There were 7,728 housing units at an average density of 2,009.2 per square mile (775.8/km2)*. The racial makeup of the CDP was 59.68% (11,497) White, 9.36% (1,804) Black or African American, 0.38% (73) Native American, 20.83% (4,012) Asian, 0.06% (12) Pacific Islander, 6.84% (1,318) from other races, and 2.85% (549) from two or more races. [[Hispanic (U.S. Census)|Hispanic or Latino of any race were 18.20% (3,506) of the population.
There were 7,378 households out of which 32.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.9% were married couples living together, 12.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.6% were non-families. 25.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 9.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.60 and the average family size was 3.14.
In the CDP, the population was spread out with 22.3% under the age of 18, 7.3% from 18 to 24, 32.7% from 25 to 44, 26.0% from 45 to 64, and 11.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36.6 years. For every 100 females there were 93.0 males. For every 100 females ages 18 and old there were 88.9 males.
As of the 2000 United States Census there were 18,309 people, 7,290 households, and 4,847 families living in the CDP. The population density was 1,826.7/km2 (4,727.1/mi2). There were 7,512 housing units at an average density of 749.5/km2 (1,939.5/mi2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 74.44% White, 7.64% African American, 0.12% Native American, 12.85% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 2.96% from other races, and 1.97% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 9.84% of the population.
There were 7,290 households, out of which 29.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.9% were married couples living together, 11.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.5% were non-families. 27.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 10.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.49 and the average family size was 3.06.
In the CDP the population was spread out, with 21.4% under the age of 18, 7.4% from 18 to 24, 35.9% from 25 to 44, 21.5% from 45 to 64, and 13.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females, there were 92.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.0 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $60,594, and the median income for a family was $70,184. Males had a median income of $50,071 versus $34,928 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $26,728. About 3.9% of families and 5.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.2% of those under age 18 and 8.0% of those age 65 or over.
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