Moonachie is a very small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 2,783 people and just one neighborhood, Moonachie is the 400th largest community in New Jersey.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Moonachie are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New Jersey.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Moonachie is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Moonachie is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Moonachie who work in office and administrative support (22.19%), management occupations (13.41%) and maintenance occupations (11.09%).
Also of interest is that Moonachie has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Even though Moonachie is a smaller borough, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.