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 89.34% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Moorestown-Lenola is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Moorestown-Lenola who work in management occupations (15.31%), office and administrative support (12.81%), and sales jobs (10.83%).
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.
Because of many things, Moorestown-Lenola is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Moorestown-Lenola really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Moorestown-Lenola perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Even though Moorestown-Lenola is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
If knowledge is power, Moorestown-Lenola is a pretty powerful place. 59.35% 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 2018 was $66,198, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $264,792 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 Irish, German, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Moorestown-Lenola is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.