Lambertville is a very small city located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 3,833 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lambertville is the 362nd largest community in New Jersey. Lambertville has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Housing costs in Lambertville 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.
Lambertville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.45% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lambertville is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lambertville who work in management occupations (15.29%), teaching (12.68%), and office and administrative support (11.21%).
Of important note, Lambertville is also a city of artists. Lambertville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Lambertville’s character.
Also of interest is that Lambertville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In addition, Lambertville 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.
In Lambertville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.87 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Lambertville. 59.02% 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 Lambertville in 2010 was $53,418, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $213,672 for a family of four. However, Lambertville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lambertville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lambertville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lambertville include German, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Lambertville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.