Brooklawn is a very small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 1,929 people and just one neighborhood, Brooklawn is the 431st largest community in New Jersey. Brooklawn has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Brooklawn is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Brooklawn is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Brooklawn who work in office and administrative support (21.65%), food service (10.01%) and teaching (9.14%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Even though Brooklawn is a smaller borough, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.