Monroe township, Gloucester County, New Jersey Demographics

The total population of Monroe township is estimated to be 37,231 with 17,987 males (48.31%) and 19,244 females (51.69%). There are 1,257 more females than males in Monroe township.
The median household income in Monroe township was $98,311 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 2,285(2.38%) from $96,026 in 2020. This income is 131.77% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Monroe township sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $126,380. Overall, the median household income for the township of Monroe township stands at $98,311.
In Monroe township, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $58,431 for males and $40,701 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $84,411 for males and $66,059 for females.
In Monroe township, there are just three different racial groups among households. Among these, Asian households report a median household income of $131,736, followed by Black or African American households at $110,298, and White households with a median household income of $95,359.
In 2022, the population of Monroe township was 37,736, a 0.59% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Monroe township's population was 37,514, an increase of 1.01% compared to a population of 37,140 in 2020.
The median age in Monroe township, Gloucester County, New Jersey is 39.6, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 18.89% were under the age of 15, 19.33% aged 15 to 29, 46.96% aged 30 to 64, 13.02% aged 65 to 84, and 1.80% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Monroe township population: 80.43% are White, 12.28% are Black or African American, 1.72% are Asian, 1.48% are some other race and 4.09% are multiracial.