Bayville, NJ


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Bayville is a medium-sized coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 21,098 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Bayville is the 93rd largest community in New Jersey.

Unlike some towns, Bayville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bayville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bayville is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bayville who work in office and administrative support (17.87%), sales jobs (12.70%), and management occupations (9.21%).

One of the nice things about Bayville is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.

One downside of living in Bayville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.52 minutes every day commuting to work.

In terms of college education, Bayville is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.52% of adults 25 and older in Bayville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Bayville in 2010 was $31,315, which is lower middle income relative to New Jersey, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $125,260 for a family of four. However, Bayville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Bayville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Bayville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bayville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bayville include Irish, German, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Bayville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.