Morganville is a somewhat small town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 5,141 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Morganville is the 319th largest community in New Jersey.
Morganville home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Jersey, but Morganville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Morganville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.21% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Morganville is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Morganville who work in management occupations (11.33%), healthcare (11.29%), and computer science and math (11.16%).
Also of interest is that Morganville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Morganville 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, Morganville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Morganville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Morganville, the average commute to work is 41.78 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
In Morganville, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Morganville is a relatively small town. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Morganville. 62.94% 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 Morganville in 2018 was $49,229, which is upper middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $196,916 for a family of four.
Morganville is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Morganville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Morganville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Morganville include Italian, Irish, Russian, Polish, and German.
Morganville also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 25.86%.
The most common language spoken in Morganville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Langs. of India.