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 educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Because of many things, Moorestown-Lenola is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Moorestown-Lenola a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Moorestown-Lenola has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Moorestown-Lenola’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Moorestown-Lenola. 55.68% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
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.