Laurel Springs is a very small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 1,880 people and just one neighborhood, Laurel Springs is the 433rd largest community in New Jersey.
Occupations and Workforce
Laurel Springs is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Laurel Springs is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Laurel Springs who work in office and administrative support (15.91%), management occupations (9.09%) and sales jobs (8.79%).
Of important note, Laurel Springs is also a borough of artists. Laurel Springs has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Laurel Springs’s character.
Also of interest is that Laurel Springs has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Laurel Springs is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The borough’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Laurel Springs’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Laurel Springs, a lot of people use the subway to get to work every day though Laurel Springs is a relatively small borough. Those that ride the subway are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.