Bergen-Hudson-Passaic

Bergen-Hudson-Passaic
Located in the northeastern corner of New Jersey, the Bergen-Hudson-Passaic area has a population of about 2.2 million. Its major cities include Jersey City, Paterson, Clifton, Union City, Bayonne, Hoboken, and Fort Lee—most of which saw even faster population growth than the broader area.
Bergen-Hudson-Passaic Economic Indicators
Bergen-Hudson-Passaic
Economic and Demographic Trends
Population 2020Pop growth 2020, 10-year change (%)GDP 2020,
billions
($)
Job growth 2021, 5-year change
(%)
Median household income 2020
($)
Median home price 2020
($)
Pop share age 25+ with BA+ 2020
(%)
Bergen-Hudson-Passaic2,205,0008.0150-3.586,500450,00046.1
Newark*2,625,0006.2201-2.390,100400,00045.3
Middlesex-Monmouth*1,507,0004.61000.999,000390,00048.1
New Jersey9,289,0005.7619-1.286,700350,00043.1
United States331,449,0007.420,8941.267,000250,00035.1
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau; U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics; U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis; IPUMS USA-University of Minnesota. Data retrieved through data.census.gov, Moody's Economy.com, or directly from source.
*Neighboring Metros

The New York Fed publishes indicators, trends, research and analysis on our Second District. Explore the content below to learn more.

>
By continuing to use our site, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Statement. You can learn more about how we use cookies by reviewing our Privacy Statement.   Close