Moorestown-Lenola is a somewhat small town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 14,126 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Moorestown-Lenola is the 139th largest community in New Jersey.
Housing costs in Moorestown-Lenola 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.
Moorestown-Lenola is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.91% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Moorestown-Lenola is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Moorestown-Lenola who work in management occupations (14.24%), office and administrative support (13.40%), and healthcare (10.51%).
Also of interest is that Moorestown-Lenola has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In addition, Moorestown-Lenola is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Moorestown-Lenola is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Moorestown-Lenola’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
If knowledge is power, Moorestown-Lenola is a pretty powerful place. 55.68% of the adults in Moorestown-Lenola have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Moorestown-Lenola in 2010 was $53,235, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $212,940 for a family of four.
Moorestown-Lenola is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Moorestown-Lenola home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Moorestown-Lenola residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Moorestown-Lenola include German, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Moorestown-Lenola is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.