High Bridge, NJ

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High Bridge Profile


Overview

High Bridge is a very small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 3,556 people and just one neighborhood, High Bridge is the 370th largest community in New Jersey.

Occupations and Workforce

High Bridge is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 88.20% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, High Bridge is a borough of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in High Bridge who work in management occupations (17.19%), office and administrative support (11.85%), and sales jobs (9.89%).

Also of interest is that High Bridge has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Of important note, High Bridge is also a borough of artists. High Bridge has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape High Bridge’s character.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.50% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, High Bridge is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.

Because of many things, High Bridge is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making High Bridge 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, High Bridge has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, High Bridge’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in High Bridge is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In High Bridge, the average commute to work is 36.00 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

High Bridge Demographics

The citizens of High Bridge are among the most well-educated in the nation: 47.14% of adults in High Bridge have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in High Bridge in 2010 was $45,449, which is upper middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $181,796 for a family of four.

The people who call High Bridge home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of High Bridge residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in High Bridge include Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in High Bridge is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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

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High Bridge 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 16.26
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New Jersey 69

Neighborhood Public School Data

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

NORTH HUNTERDON-VOORHEES REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
North Hunterdon High School
1445 State Route 31
Annandale, NJ, 08801
09-12
Voorhees High School
256 County Route 513
Glen Gardner, NJ, 08826
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 3.6% 37.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.9% 32.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.7% 5.5%

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HIGH BRIDGE BOROUGH SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Jersey

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Better than of NJ school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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
High Bridge Middle School
50 Thomas St
High Bridge, NJ, 08829
05-08
High Bridge Elementary School
40 Fairview Avenue
High Bridge, NJ, 08829
PK-04

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
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Hispanic
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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.2% 37.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.9% 32.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.3% 5.5%

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