Helmetta, NJ

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Helmetta Profile


Overview

Helmetta is a very small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 2,231 people and just one neighborhood, Helmetta is the 422nd largest community in New Jersey.

Occupations and Workforce

Helmetta is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Helmetta is a borough of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Helmetta who work in office and administrative support (15.03%), management occupations (14.53%), and sales jobs (14.12%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Helmetta is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Helmetta really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Helmetta perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

In Helmetta, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.84 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.

Even though Helmetta 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.

Helmetta Demographics

The population of Helmetta is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 34.59% of adults in Helmetta have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Helmetta in 2010 was $32,912, 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 $131,648 for a family of four.

Helmetta is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Helmetta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Helmetta residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Helmetta also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.08% of the borough’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Helmetta include Polish, Irish, German, and English.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Helmetta's cultural character, accounting for 15.77% of the borough’s population.

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Helmetta 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Helmetta 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 16.26
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Helmetta 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 69

Neighborhood Public School Data

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SPOTSWOOD PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NJ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
G Austin Schoenly Elementary School
80 Kane Avenue
Spotswood, NJ, 08884
PK-01
Spotswood High School
105 Summerhill Road
Spotswood, NJ, 08884
09-12
E Raymond Appleby Elementary School
23 Vliet Street
Spotswood, NJ, 08884
02-05
Spotswood Memorial Middle School
115 Summerhill Road
Spotswood, NJ, 08884
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.2% 37.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.6% 32.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.6% 5.5%

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