Manville, NJ


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Manville is a somewhat small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 10,429 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Manville is the 199th largest community in New Jersey.

Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Manville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Manville is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Manville who work in office and administrative support (15.43%), sales jobs (9.26%), and maintenance occupations (7.45%).

Also of interest is that Manville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The percentage of adults in Manville with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.50% of adults in Manville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Manville in 2010 was $28,108, which is low income relative to New Jersey, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,432 for a family of four. However, Manville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Manville is a very ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Manville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Manville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Manville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 21.23% of the borough’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Manville include Italian, Irish, German, and Slovak.

In addition, Manville has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (20.53%).

The most common language spoken in Manville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.