Millville is a medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 28,230 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Millville is the 63rd largest community in New Jersey.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Millville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Millville is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Millville who work in sales jobs (14.05%), office and administrative support (10.55%), and teaching (7.25%).
Millville is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
In terms of college education, Millville is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.42% of adults 25 and older in Millville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Millville in 2010 was $23,736, which is low income relative to New Jersey, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $94,944 for a family of four. However, Millville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Millville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Millville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Millville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Millville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 17.75% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Millville include German, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Millville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.