Lincroft is a somewhat small town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 6,088 people and just one neighborhood, Lincroft is the 285th largest community in New Jersey.
Real Estate Prices
Lincroft home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Jersey, but Lincroft real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Lincroft is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.21% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lincroft is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lincroft who work in management occupations (16.92%), teaching (12.56%) and office and administrative support (11.43%).
Also of interest is that Lincroft has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Lincroft 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 town’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, Lincroft’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Lincroft, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.15 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
In Lincroft, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Lincroft is a relatively small town. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.