Manchester Township, NJ


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Living in Manchester Township

Manchester Township is a medium-sized town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 33,413 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Manchester Township is the 51st largest community in New Jersey.

Unlike some towns, Manchester Township isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Manchester Township are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Manchester Township is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Manchester Township who work in office and administrative support (17.26%), sales jobs (11.03%), and management occupations (7.26%).

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Manchester Township is worth considering.

The citizens of Manchester Township are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.18% of adults in Manchester Township have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Manchester Township in 2010 was $28,611, which is lower middle income relative to New Jersey, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,444 for a family of four. However, Manchester Township contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Manchester Township home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Manchester Township residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Manchester Township include Irish, German, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Manchester Township is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.