Bayville, NJ
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Living in Bayville

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 22,949 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Bayville is the 87th largest community in New Jersey.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bayville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bayville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bayville who work in sales jobs (13.07%), management occupations (10.78%), and office and administrative support (9.62%).

Because of many things, Bayville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Bayville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Bayville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

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.

In Bayville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.86 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

In terms of college education, Bayville is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.72% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Bayville in 2018 was $40,496, which is lower middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $161,984 for a family of four.

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 Asian. Bayville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.15% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bayville include Italian, Irish, German, Polish, and English.

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