Camden County, NJ Population by Age

The median age in Camden County, NJ is 38.7, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 18.91% were under the age of 15, 18.90% aged 15 to 29, 46.55% aged 30 to 64, 13.75% aged 65 to 84, and 1.88% were 85 years of age and older.
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Updated Sep 17, 2023

Camden County, NJ population age distribution

A complete breakdown of Camden County's age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups is listed in the table below.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 5 years 31,228 5.99%
5 to 9 years 33,665 6.46%
10 to 14 years 33,677 6.46%
15 to 19 years 32,296 6.2%
20 to 24 years 30,653 5.88%
25 to 29 years 35,557 6.82%
30 to 34 years 36,101 6.93%
35 to 39 years 35,613 6.83%
40 to 44 years 32,039 6.15%
45 to 49 years 33,385 6.41%
50 to 54 years 35,045 6.72%
55 to 59 years 36,390 6.98%
60 to 64 years 34,063 6.54%
65 to 69 years 27,291 5.24%
70 to 74 years 21,010 4.03%
75 to 79 years 14,049 2.7%
80 to 84 years 9,312 1.79%
85 years and over 9,820 1.88%
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Camden County, NJ population by age group

Key stats
161,519
Population under 25 years
139,310
Population aged 25-44
138,883
Population aged 45-64
81,482
Population aged 65+

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021

The graph shows Camden County's population by age group, with age group on x-axis and the respective age group's percent of the total population on y-axis
Camden County, NJ population by age group. The largest age group was 55-59 years with a poulation of 36,390 (6.98% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

The largest age group in Camden County, NJ was for the group of age 55-59 years with a population of 36,390 (6.98%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey.

At the same time, the smallest age group in Camden County, NJ was the 80-84 years with a population of 9,312 (1.79%).

Camden County, NJ population by age cohort

To better understand the age distribution of Camden County, NJ's population, we divided it into the following 3 cohorts:

  • Children : Under the age of 18 years
  • Adults (working population): Between the age of 18 and 64 years
  • Seniors: 65 years and above
The pie chart shows Camden County's population divided into segments, with each segment representing an age cohort. The area of each segment is in the same proportion of a circle as the population of the cohort is of the total population.
Camden County, NJ population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). The largest age group was 18 - 64 years with a poulation of 320,400 (61.47% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the population for each of the three cohorts.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 18 years 119,312 22.89%
18 to 64 years 320,400 61.47%
85 years and over 81,482 15.63%
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Key stats for each age cohort as per our analysis of U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey:

  • Camden County's population under 18 was 22.89%, compared to the 22.51% nationwide.
  • Camden County's working population (between 18 and 64) was 61.47%, compared to 61.45% nationwide.
  • Camden County's elderly or the senior population (over 65 age) was 15.63% as compared to 16.04% nationwide.

Camden County, NJ population pyramid

Population pyramid for Camden County, NJ is charted below using the estimates from U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. A wide base suggests population increase, narrow base indicates declining birth rates.

Key stats from our analysis of the Camden County's population pyramid:

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Camden County, NJ, is 28.9.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Camden County, NJ, is 23.9.
  • Total dependency ratio for Camden County, NJ is 52.8.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Camden County, NJ is 4.2.
The graph shows Camden County's population across different age group and gender, with population on x-axis and population y-axis. The male population is plotted on the left in blue color whereas the female population is plotted on the right in pink color.
Camden County, NJ population pyramid i.e. Camden County population distrubution across age and gender. Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the Camden County, NJ's male and female population across different age groups:

Age Group Population(Male) Population(Female) Total Population
Under 5 years 16,030 15,198 31,228
5 to 9 years 17,201 16,464 33,665
10 to 14 years 17,219 16,458 33,677
15 to 19 years 16,680 15,616 32,296
20 to 24 years 15,389 15,264 30,653
25 to 29 years 17,635 17,922 35,557
30 to 34 years 17,838 18,263 36,101
35 to 39 years 17,380 18,233 35,613
40 to 44 years 15,660 16,379 32,039
45 to 49 years 16,166 17,219 33,385
50 to 54 years 16,892 18,153 35,045
55 to 59 years 17,781 18,609 36,390
60 to 64 years 16,025 18,038 34,063
65 to 69 years 12,608 14,683 27,291
70 to 74 years 9,422 11,588 21,010
75 to 79 years 6,279 7,770 14,049
80 to 84 years 3,763 5,549 9,312
85 years and over 2,968 6,852 9,820
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Things to know

What is the population of Camden County, NJ under 18?

Camden County's population under the age of 18 is 119,312, as per the latest U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey estimates. This population is 22.89% of the total resident population of Camden County, NJ.

What is the aging population in Camden County, NJ?

Camden County's population aged 65 years and above was 81,482. As per the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, this population is 15.63% of the entire population.

References

Datasets

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2023
Camden County, NJ Age Group Population Dataset: A complete breakdown of Camden County age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Camden County population distribution across 18 age groups. It lists the population in each age group along with the percentage population relative of the total population for Camden County. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of Camden County by age. For example, using this dataset, we can identify the largest age group in Camden County.

Key observations

The largest age group in Camden County, NJ was for the group of age 55-59 years with a population of 36,390 (6.98%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey. At the same time, the smallest age group in Camden County, NJ was the 80-84 years with a population of 9,312 (1.79%). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Camden County population by age group

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group in consideration
  • Population: The population for the specific age group in the Camden County is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the population of each age group as a proportion of Camden County total population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Camden County Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Camden County, NJ Age Cohorts Dataset: Children, Working Adults, and Seniors in Camden County - Population and Percentage Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Camden County population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). It lists the population in each age cohort group along with its percentage relative to the total population of Camden County. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution across children, working population and senior population for dependency ratio, housing requirements, ageing, migration patterns etc.

Key observations

The largest age group was $b3_v1 with a poulation of $b3_v2 ($b3_v3 of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Camden County population by age cohort

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age cohorts:

  • Under 18 years
  • 18 to 64 years
  • 65 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age cohort for the Camden County population analysis. Total expected values are 3 groups ( Children, Working Population and Senior Population).
  • Population: The population for the age cohort in Camden County is shown in the following column.
  • Percent of Total Population: The population as a percent of total population of the Camden County is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Camden County Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Camden County, NJ Population Pyramid Dataset: Age Groups, Male and Female Population, and Total Population for Demographics Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the data for the Camden County, NJ population pyramid, which represents the Camden County population distribution across age and gender, using estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. It lists the male and female population for each age group, along with the total population for those age groups. Higher numbers at the bottom of the table suggest population growth, whereas higher numbers at the top indicate declining birth rates. Furthermore, the dataset can be utilized to understand the youth dependency ratio, old-age dependency ratio, total dependency ratio, and potential support ratio.

Key observations

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Camden County, NJ, is 28.9.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Camden County, NJ, is 23.9.
  • Total dependency ratio for Camden County, NJ is 52.8.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Camden County, NJ is 4.2.

Camden County population pyramid

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group for the Camden County population analysis. Total expected values are 18 and are define above in the age groups section.
  • Population (Male): The male population in the Camden County for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Population (Female): The female population in the Camden County for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Total Population: The total population of the Camden County for the selected age group is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Camden County Population by Age. You can refer the same here

If you're looking for datasets from another year, please feel free to contact us at research@neilsberg.com and we'll be happy to assist you further.

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