Audubon is a somewhat small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 8,730 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Audubon is the 225th largest community in New Jersey. Audubon has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Audubon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Audubon is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Audubon who work in office and administrative support (18.16%), management occupations (11.48%), and sales jobs (10.12%).
Also of interest is that Audubon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Audubon, a lot of people use the subway to get to work every day though Audubon is a relatively small borough. Those that ride the subway are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The overall education level of Audubon citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.42% of adults in Audubon have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Audubon in 2010 was $35,972, which is middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $143,888 for a family of four.
The people who call Audubon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Audubon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Audubon include German, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Audubon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.