Chesilhurst is a very small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 1,626 people and just one neighborhood, Chesilhurst is the 449th largest community in New Jersey.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs, Chesilhurst isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Chesilhurst are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chesilhurst is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Chesilhurst who work in office and administrative support (21.10%), sales jobs (10.21%) and maintenance occupations (5.66%).
Also of interest is that Chesilhurst has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
The borough is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Chesilhurst has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Chesilhurst a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Chesilhurst, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.08 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
Despite being a small borough, Chesilhurst has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.