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 88.38% 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 (14.90%), office and administrative support (13.28%), and teaching (10.49%).
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.
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. 54.87% 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 $51,816, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $207,264 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 Italian.