Essex County New Jersey

Essex County New Jersey Boundary Map

Essex County New Jersey Profile

NameEssex County
StateNew Jersey
FIPS Code34013
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Population (2020)863,728
Population Growth Rate(2000-2020)10.2%
Majority EthnicityWhite 38.24%
Public School Majority EthnicityAfrican American 39%
Partisan Voting IndexStrongly Democratic:+31
Unemployment Rate9.5%

Essex County Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Population (2018)
White38.24%
African American36.15%
Hispanic20.61%
Asian4.74%
Native American0.23%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0.03%

Essex County Public School Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Public School Students (2018)
White23.75%
African American39.42%
Hispanic29.88%
Asian4.9%
Native American0.17%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0.28%