Haddonfield is a somewhat small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 11,317 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Haddonfield is the 176th largest community in New Jersey. Haddonfield has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Housing costs in Haddonfield 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.
Haddonfield is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 95.96% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Haddonfield is a borough of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Haddonfield who work in management occupations (18.19%), healthcare (13.76%), and teaching (10.83%).
Also of interest is that Haddonfield has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In addition, Haddonfield is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Because of many things, Haddonfield is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Haddonfield a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The borough’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Haddonfield has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Haddonfield’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Haddonfield, a lot of people use the subway to get to work every day though Haddonfield is a relatively small borough. Those that ride the subway are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Haddonfield. 77.23% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Haddonfield in 2018 was $76,581, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $306,324 for a family of four.
The people who call Haddonfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Haddonfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Haddonfield include Irish, Italian, German, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Haddonfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.