Mount Ephraim is a very small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 4,639 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mount Ephraim is the 333rd largest community in New Jersey.
Unlike some boroughs, Mount Ephraim isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mount Ephraim are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Ephraim is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Ephraim who work in office and administrative support (20.84%), sales jobs (12.51%), and management occupations (6.89%).
Even though Mount Ephraim is a smaller borough, 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.
The percentage of adults in Mount Ephraim who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.64% of the adults in Mount Ephraim have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Mount Ephraim in 2010 was $31,069, which is lower middle income relative to New Jersey, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $124,276 for a family of four. However, Mount Ephraim contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Mount Ephraim home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Ephraim residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mount Ephraim include Italian, German, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Mount Ephraim is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Greek.