Marlboro is a medium-sized town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 16,415 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Marlboro is the 120th largest community in New Jersey.
Marlboro home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Jersey, but Marlboro real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Marlboro is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.96% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Marlboro is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Marlboro who work in sales jobs (17.34%), management occupations (15.22%), and office and administrative support (10.54%).
Also of interest is that Marlboro has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Overall, Marlboro’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
One downside of living in Marlboro, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 39.80 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
Despite being a small town, Marlboro has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Marlboro, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Marlboro is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 61.67% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Marlboro in 2010 was $55,112, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $220,448 for a family of four.
Marlboro is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Marlboro home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Marlboro residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Marlboro include Russian, Polish, German, and Irish.
In addition, Marlboro has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (18.39%).
The most common language spoken in Marlboro is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Russian.