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 88.92% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Morganville is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Morganville who work in computer science and math (12.15%), office and administrative support (11.57%), and sales jobs (10.73%).
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, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 40.96 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
Even though Morganville is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
If knowledge is power, Morganville is a pretty powerful place. 58.37% of the adults in Morganville 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 Morganville in 2010 was $52,013, 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 $208,052 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, Polish, Russian, and German.
Morganville also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 24.56%.
The most common language spoken in Morganville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Langs. of India.