Mays Landing is a very small town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 2,147 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Mays Landing is the 423rd largest community in New Jersey.
Unlike some towns, Mays Landing isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mays Landing are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mays Landing is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mays Landing who work in office and administrative support (12.17%), healthcare (12.17%), and teaching (11.78%).
In Mays Landing, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Mays Landing is a relatively small town. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The overall education level of Mays Landing citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.03% of adults in Mays Landing have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Mays Landing in 2010 was $32,405, which is lower middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $129,620 for a family of four. However, Mays Landing contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Mays Landing is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Mays Landing home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mays Landing residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mays Landing include Italian, German, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Mays Landing is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.