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New Jersey > All counties > Hudson County > Jersey City City
Jersey City, NJ

City
Population 2005: 246,335
Square miles: 14.92



2000 CENSUS DATA
JERSEY CITY NJ US
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Number Number Number
Population 25 and older 155,460
Number Pct Pct Pct
High school graduates (includes equivalency) 39,720 25.5 29.4 28.6
Some college, or associate's degree 30,439 19.6 22.9 27.4
Bachelor's degree 28,200 18.1 18.8 15.5
Master's, professional or doctorate degree 14,476 9.3 11.0 8.9
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Number Number Number
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school 67,945
Number Pct Pct Pct
Preschool and kindergarten 7,393 10.9 13.7 11.9
Grades 1-12 42,714 62.9 65.1 65.3
College 17,838 26.3 21.2 22.8
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census; ePodunk