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Fords, NJ

Fords is in New Jersey.
15,250
Fords Population11
$
94,948
Median Household Income2
5.2
%
Unemployment Rate14
 

City Score

 

Population

Fords is one of the few cities outside of New York City that has been getting younger. Since 2010, the median age decreased by 2.3 years, as compared to the median age of New Jersey which increased by 3.6%.

Age

37.1
Median Age6
1.1
%
Population Growth Since 201011

Proportion of Population by Age Group vs. New Jersey average6

 

Race and Ethnicity

Race

55.8
%
New Jersey Population, White17
61.1
%
United States Population, White17

Population Distribution by Race/Ethnicity6

 

Housing

Rent

$
1547
Monthly Average10
29
%
Renters10

Average Home Value

 

Employment

Income

2.7
%
$100,000+8
8.3
%
<$25,0008

Distribution by Industry2

 

Politics

2020 Presidential Election Results18

Representatives

Governor12 Phil Murphy
Democratic
Senator12 Bob Menendez
Democratic
Senator12 Cory Booker
Democratic
House of Representative12 Frank Pallone
Democratic
State Senator12 Joseph Vitale
Democratic
 

Healthcare

The nearest 5-star hospital, Morristown Medical Center, is 19.2 miles from the center of Fords, the nearest Veterans Affairs medical center, VA New Jersey Health Care System - Lyons Campus, is 15.5 miles away

Nearest Hospitals

 

Safety

In New Jersey, 8.9% of adults live in a household with at least one gun, which is a decrease from 2000 when 10.8% of adults lived in households with guns

Gun Laws

No
Universal Background Checks13
Yes
Permit to Purchase Law13

Property Crimes and Violent Crimes per 100,000 Residents

 

Sources