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.
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.
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.