Waterford Township, New Jersey Population by Age

The median age in Waterford Township, New Jersey is 44.2, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 15.55% were under the age of 15, 14.54% aged 15 to 29, 52.64% aged 30 to 64, 16.42% aged 65 to 84, and 0.85% were 85 years of age and older.
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Updated Sep 17, 2023

Waterford Township, New Jersey population age distribution

A complete breakdown of Waterford township'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 357 3.43%
5 to 9 years 456 4.38%
10 to 14 years 807 7.75%
15 to 19 years 530 5.09%
20 to 24 years 469 4.5%
25 to 29 years 515 4.94%
30 to 34 years 943 9.05%
35 to 39 years 649 6.23%
40 to 44 years 652 6.26%
45 to 49 years 689 6.61%
50 to 54 years 667 6.4%
55 to 59 years 934 8.97%
60 to 64 years 949 9.11%
65 to 69 years 781 7.5%
70 to 74 years 577 5.54%
75 to 79 years 247 2.37%
80 to 84 years 105 1.01%
85 years and over 89 0.85%
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Waterford Township, New Jersey population by age group

Key stats
2,619
Population under 25 years
2,759
Population aged 25-44
3,239
Population aged 45-64
1,799
Population aged 65+

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

The graph shows Waterford township'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
Waterford Township, New Jersey population by age group. The largest age group was 60-64 years with a poulation of 949 (9.11% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

The largest age group in Waterford Township, New Jersey was for the group of age 60-64 years with a population of 949 (9.11%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey.

At the same time, the smallest age group in Waterford Township, New Jersey was the 85+ years with a population of 89 (0.85%).

Waterford Township, New Jersey population by age cohort

To better understand the age distribution of Waterford Township, New Jersey'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 Waterford township'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.
Waterford Township, New Jersey 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 6,584 (63.21% 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 2,033 19.52%
18 to 64 years 6,584 63.21%
85 years and over 1,799 17.27%
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Key stats for each age cohort as per our analysis of U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey:

  • Waterford township's population under 18 was 19.52%, compared to the 22.51% nationwide.
  • Waterford township's working population (between 18 and 64) was 63.21%, compared to 61.45% nationwide.
  • Waterford township's elderly or the senior population (over 65 age) was 17.27% as compared to 16.04% nationwide.

Waterford Township, New Jersey population pyramid

Population pyramid for Waterford Township, New Jersey 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 Waterford township's population pyramid:

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Waterford Township, New Jersey, is 23.2.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Waterford Township, New Jersey, is 25.7.
  • Total dependency ratio for Waterford Township, New Jersey is 48.9.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Waterford Township, New Jersey is 3.9.
The graph shows Waterford township'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.
Waterford Township, New Jersey population pyramid i.e. Waterford township population distrubution across age and gender. Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the Waterford Township, New Jersey's male and female population across different age groups:

Age Group Population(Male) Population(Female) Total Population
Under 5 years 98 259 357
5 to 9 years 257 199 456
10 to 14 years 407 400 807
15 to 19 years 319 211 530
20 to 24 years 248 221 469
25 to 29 years 218 297 515
30 to 34 years 520 423 943
35 to 39 years 232 417 649
40 to 44 years 427 225 652
45 to 49 years 327 362 689
50 to 54 years 353 314 667
55 to 59 years 519 415 934
60 to 64 years 365 584 949
65 to 69 years 421 360 781
70 to 74 years 323 254 577
75 to 79 years 135 112 247
80 to 84 years 41 64 105
85 years and over 4 85 89
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Things to know

What is the population of Waterford Township, New Jersey under 18?

Waterford township's population under the age of 18 is 2,033, as per the latest U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey estimates. This population is 19.52% of the total resident population of Waterford Township, New Jersey.

What is the aging population in Waterford Township, New Jersey?

Waterford township's population aged 65 years and above was 1,799. As per the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, this population is 17.27% of the entire population.

References

Datasets

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2023
Waterford Township, New Jersey Age Group Population Dataset: A complete breakdown of Waterford township 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 Waterford township 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 Waterford township. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of Waterford township by age. For example, using this dataset, we can identify the largest age group in Waterford township.

Key observations

The largest age group in Waterford Township, New Jersey was for the group of age 60-64 years with a population of 949 (9.11%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey. At the same time, the smallest age group in Waterford Township, New Jersey was the 85+ years with a population of 89 (0.85%). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Waterford township 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 Waterford township is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the population of each age group as a proportion of Waterford township 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 Waterford township Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Waterford Township, New Jersey Age Cohorts Dataset: Children, Working Adults, and Seniors in Waterford township - 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 Waterford township 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 Waterford township. 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.

Waterford township 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 Waterford township population analysis. Total expected values are 3 groups ( Children, Working Population and Senior Population).
  • Population: The population for the age cohort in Waterford township is shown in the following column.
  • Percent of Total Population: The population as a percent of total population of the Waterford township 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 Waterford township Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Waterford Township, New Jersey 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 Waterford Township, New Jersey population pyramid, which represents the Waterford township 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 Waterford Township, New Jersey, is 23.2.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Waterford Township, New Jersey, is 25.7.
  • Total dependency ratio for Waterford Township, New Jersey is 48.9.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Waterford Township, New Jersey is 3.9.

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