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Population (year 2000): 11,484. Estimated population in July 2005: 11,582 (+0.9% change)
Males: 5,594 (48.7%), Females: 5,890 (51.3%)

Median resident age: 36.4 years
Median household income: $36,855 (year 2000)
Median house value: $79,500 (year 2000)

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Races in Gloucester City:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.9%)
  • Black (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: Irish (42.3%), German (22.1%), Italian (18.9%), English (10.0%), Polish (6.9%), United States (5.1%).

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Elevation: 19 feet

Land area: 2.2 square miles

Gloucester

For population 25 years and over in Gloucester City

  • High school or higher: 72.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gloucester City city

  • Never married: 32.2%
  • Now married: 46.0%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -1,291 (-10.1%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: NJ Camden, (3.1 miles pop. 79,904).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: PA Philadelphia, (7.4 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: NJ Brooklawn, (1.0 miles Park, NJ (1.9 miles Audubon NJ (1.9 miles Westville, Ephraim, NJ (2.0 miles Mount NJ (2.2 miles Woodlynne, NJ (2.6 miles Bellmawr, NJ (2.6 miles Oaklyn, NJ Camden, (3.1 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 2 buildings, average cost: $61,800
  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $72,700
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $47,700
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $23,800
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $9,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $36,500
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $117,700
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $99,200

Latitude: 39.89 N, Longitude: 75.12 W


Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (16.8%), Retail trade (15.9%), Educational,health and social services (15.1%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,213 (-19.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 776 (15.9%)


 

Crime in Gloucester City by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 1 1 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.7 8.7 0.0
Rapes 9 2 4 2 2 2
    per 100,000 78.4 17.4 34.8 17.4 17.4 17.4
Robberies 9 7 10 12 13 14
    per 100,000 78.4 61.0 87.1 104.5 113.2 121.9
Assaults 9 13 11 17 13 15
    per 100,000 78.4 113.2 95.8 148.0 113.2 130.6
Burglaries 51 45 36 31 58 59
    per 100,000 444.1 391.8 313.5 269.9 505.1 513.8
Thefts 224 210 256 184 223 194
    per 100,000 1950.5 1828.6 2229.2 1602.2 1941.8 1689.3
Auto thefts 24 25 33 19 31 23
    per 100,000 209.0 217.7 287.4 165.4 269.9 200.3
196.4 165.9 193.3 172.8 206.9 189.2


Average climate in Gloucester City, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Gloucester

Gloucester City-area historical tornado activity is above New Jersey state average. It is 13% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.5 miles away from the Gloucester City city center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/14/1958, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 2.6 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Gloucester City:
  • WEST JERSEY HOSP CMBND DIVS (about 2 miles; CAMDEN, NJ)
  • COOPER HOSPITAL/UNIV MEDICAL CENTER (about 3 miles; CAMDEN, NJ)
  • OUR LADY OF LOURDES HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; CAMDEN, NJ)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Gloucester City:
  • PHILADELPHIA INTL (about 9 miles; PHILADELPHIA, PA; ID: PHL)
  • TRENTON MERCER (about 34 miles; TRENTON, NJ; ID: TTN)
  • NEW CASTLE COUNTY (about 37 miles; WILMINGTON, DE; ID: ILG)
Other public-use airports nearest to Gloucester City:
  • PENN'S LANDING (about 3 miles; PHILADELPHIA, PA; ID: P72)
  • PHILADELPHIA (about 12 miles; ESSINGTON, PA; ID: 9N2)
  • NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (about 15 miles; PHILADELPHIA, PA; ID: PNE)

Amtrak stations near Gloucester City:
  • 7 miles: PHILADELPHIA (30TH & MARKET STS.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 8 miles: NORTH PHILADELPHIA (PHILADELPHIA, 2900 N. BROAD ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: ARDMORE (STATION RD. & LANCASTER AVE.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gloucester City:
  • RUTGERS UNIVERSITY-CAMDEN (about 4 miles; CAMDEN, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 4,132)
  • MCP HAHNEMANN UNIVERSITY (about 6 miles; PHILADELPHIA, PA; FT enrollment: 2,198)
  • ART INSTITUTE OF PHILADELPHIA (about 6 miles; PHILADELPHIA, PA; FT enrollment: 2,138)
  • TEMPLE UNIVERSITY (about 7 miles; PHILADELPHIA, PA; FT enrollment: 23,007)
  • COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF PHILADELPHIA (about 7 miles; PHILADELPHIA, PA; FT enrollment: 8,794)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 8 miles; PHILADELPHIA, PA; FT enrollment: 19,324)
  • DREXEL UNIVERSITY (about 8 miles; PHILADELPHIA, PA; FT enrollment: 10,823)
Public high school in Gloucester City:
  • GLOUCESTER CITY JR SR H (Students: 923; Location: 1300 MARKET STREET; Grades: 07 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Gloucester City:
  • COLD SPRINGS SCHOOL (Students: 778; Location: 1194 MARKET STREET; Grades: PK - 03)
  • MARY E COSTELLO (Students: 447; Location: 520 CUMBERLAND STREET; Grades: 04 - 06)
Library in Gloucester City:
  • GLOUCESTER CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $434,255; Location: HUDSON AND MONMOUTH STS; 46,932 books; 780 audio materials; 1,000 video materials; 90 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Gloucester City: Fort Nassau Industrial Park (A), Interchange 1 (B).

Cemeteries: Cedar Grove Cemetery (1), Old Saint Marys Cemetery (2).

Creek: South Branch Newton Creek (A).


Gloucester City compared to New Jersey state average:
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Gloucester City:
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WEMG (1310 AM; 1 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEGA COMM., OF CAMDEN LIC., L.L.C.)
  • WDAS (1480 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WURD (900 AM; 1 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: LEVAS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gloucester City:
  • WKDN (106.9 FM; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • W300AD (107.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAS-FM (105.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Gloucester City:
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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