Essex County Boundary Map

Essex County Profile

NameEssex County
StateNew Jersey
FIPS Code34013
TimezoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
Population (2019)798,975
Population Growth Rate(2000-2019)1.88%
Majority EthnicityWhite 38.24%
Public School Majority EthnicityAfrican American 39%
Partisan Voting IndexStrongly Democratic:+31

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%