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.
Millville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (12.06%), office and administrative support (10.15%), and teaching (8.60%).
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. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Millville rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.91% of adults 25 and older in Millville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Millville in 2010 was $23,892, 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 $95,568 for a family of four. However, Millville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Millville is a very 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 16.25% 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 Polish.