Florham Park is a somewhat small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 11,835 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Florham Park is the 174th largest community in New Jersey.
Florham Park home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Jersey, but Florham Park real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Florham Park is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 94.62% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Florham Park is a borough of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Florham Park who work in management occupations (16.99%), office and administrative support (13.38%), and sales jobs (11.61%).
Also of interest is that Florham Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Florham Park, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Florham Park provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
Overall, Florham Park’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Even though Florham Park is a smaller borough, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Florham Park, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Florham Park is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 64.02% 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 Florham Park in 2010 was $56,019, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $224,076 for a family of four.
Florham Park is a very ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Florham Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Florham Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Florham Park include Irish, German, Polish, and English.
Florham Park also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 16.10%.
The most common language spoken in Florham Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.