Mays Landing, NJ


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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.

Mays Landing is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.67% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. 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 healthcare (13.99%), office and administrative support (12.84%), and sales jobs (10.67%).

The overall education level of Mays Landing citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.16% 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 $30,391, 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 $121,564 for a family of four. However, Mays Landing contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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 Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Mays Landing is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.