Businesses in Jersey City, New Jersey

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 15.8%
 Medical: 12.5%
 Professional Services: 10.9%
 Restaurants: 9.8%
 Home Services: 7.6%
 Industry: 6.3%
 Food: 6.3%
 Financial Services: 5.3%
 Other: 25.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair28731.6 years4.01.1
Beauty salons29520.3 years4.21.2
Hairdressers28720.1 years4.21.1
Public administration20229.9 years3.70.8
Social work15430.5 years3.90.6
Atm's17594.1 years3.20.7
Banks19871.5 years3.20.8
Finance other27945.3 years3.31.1
Loan companies32625.1 years3.51.3
Grocery stores and supermarkets34624.5 years4.01.4
Apartments21617.3 years4.00.9
General contractors29325.4 years4.01.2
Moving companies14827.2 years3.60.6
Other construction18825.4 years4.10.7
Real estate58222.9 years4.12.3
Buses and trains17424 years4.00.7
Construction of buildings21527.3 years3.80.9
Freight/commercial transport15828.7 years3.50.6
Laundry16625.2 years4.00.7
Dentists24426.6 years4.41.0
Health and medical1,91726.5 years4.07.6
Physicians and surgeons69729.6 years3.62.8
Accountants15627.8 years4.20.6
Advertising and marketing15522.5 years3.50.6
Corporate management41020 years3.91.6
Lawyers legal41829.1 years4.41.7
Scientific and technical services26323.2 years4.41.0
Specialized design16019.1 years4.20.6
Churches29339.3 years4.51.2
American restaurants14724.1 years4.20.6
Cafes14723 years4.20.6
Clothing stores23130 years4.10.9
Electronics stores30722.8 years3.91.2
Pharmacies and drug stores17532.3 years4.00.7
Shopping other31330 years4.11.2
Area of Jersey City, New Jersey21.08 sq mi
Population251,807
Male Population124,989 (49.6%)
Female Population126,819 (50.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +47.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +4.7%
Median Age33.2
Male Median Age32.7
Female Median Age33.6
Area Codes201212551908More
NeighborhoodsBergen/Lafayette, Colgate Center, Downtown Jersey City, Greenville, Hackensack River Waterfront, Historic Downtown, Journal Square, McGinley Square, Newport, The Heights, The Waterfront, West Side
Local TimeSaturday 1:26 PM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Weather76.4°F scattered clouds
Lat & Lng40.72816° / -74.07764°
Zip Codes0709707302073030730407305More

Jersey City, New Jersey - Map

Jersey City, New Jersey Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population170,855225,417240,605251,807
Population Density8,105 / mi²10,693 / mi²11,414 / mi²11,945 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Jersey City, New Jersey Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 4.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Jersey City, New Jersey+47.4%+11.7%+4.7%
New Jersey+26%+13.4%+5.2%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Jersey City, New Jersey Median Age

Median Age: 33.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Jersey City, New Jersey33.2 years33.6 years32.7 years
New Jersey38.9 years40.4 years37.4 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Jersey City, New Jersey Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 59,2648,93118,196
5-96,5876,32212,909
10-146,2316,05812,290
15-196,9716,72113,692
20-249,1259,55818,684
25-2915,99115,66831,659
30-3415,65914,22929,888
35-3911,33910,32021,660
40-448,9788,52617,504
45-498,2137,87616,090
50-547,0537,50814,562
55-595,9986,79712,796
60-644,9455,71010,656
65-693,3423,9897,331
70-742,2223,0835,306
75-791,4932,0993,592
80-849281,7252,654
85 Plus6491,6992,348
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Jersey City, New Jersey Population Density

Population Density: 11,945 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Jersey City, New Jersey251,80721.08 sq mi11,945 / mi²
New Jersey8.9 million8,722.6 sq mi1,019 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Jersey City, New Jersey Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1860 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Jersey City, New Jersey
 Journal Square: 16.6%
 The Heights: 14.5%
 Downtown Jersey City: 12.7%
 West Side: 9.3%
 Greenville: 7.5%
 Bergen/Lafayette: 7.1%
 Historic Downtown: 5.3%
 McGinley Square: 5.2%
 Other: 21.9%

Business distribution by price for Jersey City, New Jersey

 Moderate: 46.7%
 Inexpensive: 43.4%
 Expensive: 6.2%
 Very Expensive: 3.7%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Jersey City, New Jersey CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Jersey City, New Jersey2,531,843 t10.1 t120,107 t/mi²
New Jersey148,066,841 t16.6 t16,975 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Jersey City, New Jersey CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)2,531,843 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita10.1 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (8)
FloodHigh (8)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
8/26/0311:24 AM3.188 km2,910 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
1/9/9212:50 AM3.146.3 km7,900 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
10/19/853:07 AM3.634.9 km6,000 mNew Yorkusgs.gov
3/9/798:49 PM3.136 km3,000 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
1/30/798:30 AM3.547.9 km5,000 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
4/13/767:39 AM3.18.9 kmNoneGreater New York area, New Jerseyusgs.gov
6/7/7412:45 PM3.394.3 km2,000 mNew Yorkusgs.gov
3/23/5711:02 AM3.862.7 km10,000 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
9/1/953:09 AM4.135.8 kmNoneNew Jerseyusgs.gov
8/10/8411:07 AM5.515.7 kmNoneNew Yorkusgs.gov

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Jersey City, New Jersey

Jersey City is the second-most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey, after Newark. It is the seat of Hudson County, as well as the county's largest city. As of 2014, Jersey City's Census-estimated population was 262,146, with the largest pop..  ︎  Jersey City, New Jersey Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Jersey City, New Jersey
 Zip Code 07306: 26.7%
 Zip Code 07302: 25.8%
 Zip Code 07305: 13.8%
 Zip Code 07304: 12.2%
 Zip Code 07307: 10.4%
 Zip Code 07310: 8.1%
 Other: 3%

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