From a total population of 23,367, Carteret has a median age of 35.5. The average age of males, in Carteret, is 35.1 while the average age of females is 35.8. When you compare this to median age of New Jersey, Carteret is 3.8 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Carteret, is $23,782 while the average household income is $64,294. When comparing the median income of people living in Carteret to the rest of New Jersey, the average income in Carteret is $12,577 less.