Glendora is a very small town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 4,706 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Glendora is the 329th largest community in New Jersey.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Glendora is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Glendora is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Glendora who work in office and administrative support (17.64%), sales jobs (17.02%), and management occupations (9.59%).
In Glendora, a lot of people use the subway to get to work every day though Glendora is a relatively small town. Those that ride the subway are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The percentage of adults in Glendora with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.87% of adults in Glendora have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Glendora in 2010 was $30,322, which is lower middle income relative to New Jersey, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $121,288 for a family of four. However, Glendora contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Glendora home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Glendora residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Glendora include Irish, German, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Glendora is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.