Lincoln Park is a somewhat small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 10,405 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lincoln Park is the 197th largest community in New Jersey.
Housing costs in Lincoln Park 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.
Lincoln Park is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lincoln Park is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lincoln Park who work in office and administrative support (17.13%), management occupations (9.26%), and teaching (9.13%).
Also of interest is that Lincoln Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Overall, Lincoln Park’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The education level of Lincoln Park citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 35.59% of adults in Lincoln Park have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lincoln Park in 2010 was $35,027, which is middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $140,108 for a family of four.
Lincoln Park is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Lincoln Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lincoln Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lincoln Park include Irish, German, Polish, and English.
Lincoln Park also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 17.12%.
The most common language spoken in Lincoln Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.