Clementon, NJ


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Clementon is a somewhat small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 4,947 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Clementon is the 322nd largest community in New Jersey.

Unlike some boroughs, Clementon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Clementon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Clementon is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Clementon who work in office and administrative support (19.71%), sales jobs (10.18%), and personal care services (6.67%).

One downside of living in Clementon is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Clementon, the average commute to work is 30.83 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the borough, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.

In Clementon, a lot of people use the subway to get to work every day though Clementon is a relatively small borough. Those that ride the subway are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.

In terms of college education, Clementon is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.90% of adults 25 and older in Clementon have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Clementon in 2010 was $24,370, which is low income relative to New Jersey, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $97,480 for a family of four. However, Clementon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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