Bedminster is a somewhat small town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 8,241 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bedminster is the 244th largest community in New Jersey.
Bedminster home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Jersey, but Bedminster real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Bedminster is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 94.67% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bedminster is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bedminster who work in management occupations (19.93%), office and administrative support (14.85%), and teaching (11.26%).
Also of interest is that Bedminster has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Bedminster’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Bedminster has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Bedminster has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Bedminster than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Bedminster may be for you.
In Bedminster, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.92 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Bedminster, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Bedminster is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 64.50% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Bedminster in 2010 was $68,868, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $275,472 for a family of four.
The people who call Bedminster home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bedminster residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Bedminster include Irish, German, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Bedminster is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Persian.