Hewitt is a somewhat small town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 9,274 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hewitt is the 222nd largest community in New Jersey.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hewitt is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hewitt is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hewitt who work in office and administrative support (13.88%), sales jobs (13.47%), and management occupations (10.83%).
Also of interest is that Hewitt has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Hewitt is worth considering.
In Hewitt, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 38.16 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The overall education level of Hewitt is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.02% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hewitt in 2010 was $38,703, which is middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $154,812 for a family of four.
Hewitt is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Hewitt home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hewitt residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Hewitt include Irish, German, Dutch, and English.
The most common language spoken in Hewitt is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.