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|People QuickFacts||Rahway||New Jersey|
|Population, 2013 estimate||28,394||8,899,339|
|Population, 2012 estimate||27,835||8,867,749|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||27,346||8,791,909|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||3.8%||1.2%|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012||1.8%||0.9%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010||5.9%||6.2%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010||21.8%||23.5%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010||13.5%||13.5%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010||52.3%||51.3%|
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a)||52.3%||68.6%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a)||30.9%||13.7%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a)||0.3%||0.3%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a)||4.3%||8.3%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a)||Z||0.0%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010||3.8%||2.7%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b)||23.5%||17.7%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010||40.3%||59.3%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||92.2%||90.0%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||21.8%||20.8%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||34.4%||29.6%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||87.3%||87.9%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||24.2%||35.4%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||27.7||30.3|
|Housing units, 2010||11,300||3,553,562|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||59.8%||66.2%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||44.0%||35.9%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$312,200||$337,900|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.65||2.70|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$28,710||$35,928|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$59,412||$71,637|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||10.4%||9.9%|
|Business QuickFacts||Rahway||New Jersey|
|Total number of firms, 2007||1,789||781,622|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||22.7%||7.7%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.4%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||6.0%||8.7%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||15.0%||8.7%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||23.4%||27.3%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||D||116,608,094|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||961,214||233,413,004|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||265,721||124,813,580|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$9,526||$14,453|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||32,582||19,993,613|
|Geography QuickFacts||Rahway||New Jersey|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||3.90||7,354.22|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||7,017.2||1,195.5|