Englishtown is a very small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 2,346 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Englishtown is the 411th largest community in New Jersey.
Housing costs in Englishtown are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New Jersey.
Unlike some boroughs, Englishtown isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Englishtown are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Englishtown is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Englishtown who work in sales jobs (13.15%), office and administrative support (13.04%), and management occupations (10.46%).
Also of interest is that Englishtown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Englishtown, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.28 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
Even though Englishtown 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.
The overall education level of Englishtown citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.21% of adults in Englishtown have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Englishtown in 2018 was $40,580, 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 $162,320 for a family of four. However, Englishtown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Englishtown is a very ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Englishtown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Englishtown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Englishtown also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.66% of the borough’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Englishtown include Italian, Irish, German, Polish, and English.
In addition, Englishtown has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (18.56%).
The most common language spoken in Englishtown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.