Kearny Information

Kearny Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Kearny, NJ

General Kearny Information

State: New Jersey

County: Hudson County

Close cities: Jersey City, NJ, East Newark, NJ, Lyndhurst, NJ, Nutley, NJ, North Arlington, NJ, Bloomfield, NJ, Secaucus, NJ, Newark, NJ, East Orange, NJ, Belleville, NJ, Harrison, NJ

Kearny Population (census data)
Total 37,295 (-6.4% since 2000)
Male 19,240 (51.6%)
Female 18,055 (48.4%)

Population Density: 4,081 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 131.9 (US Avg is 100)

Kearny Elevation: 125 feet above sea level

Land Area: 9.14 square miles

Median Household Income: $61,225

Zip Codes: 07099, and 07032.

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Kearny Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (60.3%)
  • Hispanic (27.3%)
  • Other race (10.0%)
  • Two or more races (4.3%)
  • Black (4.0%)
  • Chinese (2.1%)
  • Asian Indian (2.1%)
  • Filipino (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (13.4%)
  • Italian (12.1%)
  • Portuguese (11.8%)
  • Polish (7.8%)
  • German (6.2%)
  • United States (2.8%)
Foriegn Born: 15,475 people (41.5%)
  • Latin America (50.4%)
  • Europe (36.1%)
  • Asia (13.5%)

Kearny School Information

High Schools
Kearny High (336 Devon Street, Kearny, NJ, 07032 - Kearny District)
Other/Private Schools
Franklin (100 Davis Avenue, Kearny, NJ, 07032 - Kearny District)
Garfield (360 Belgrove Drive, Kearny, NJ, 07032 - Kearny District)
Lincoln (121 Beech Street, Kearny, NJ, 07032 - Kearny District)
Roosevelt (733 Kearny Avenue, Kearny, NJ, 07032 - Kearny District)
Schuyler (644 Forest Street, Kearny, NJ, 07032 - Kearny District)
Washington (80 Belgrove Drive, Kearny, NJ, 07032 - Kearny District)

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