Mount Holly is a medium-sized town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 24,230 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Mount Holly is the 75th largest community in New Jersey.
Unlike some towns, Mount Holly isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mount Holly are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Holly is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Holly who work in office and administrative support (19.03%), management occupations (10.87%), and sales jobs (9.19%).
Although the majority of commuting trips in the town are by private automobile, Mount Holly is somewhat unusual for a town of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Mount Holly area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
In terms of college education, Mount Holly is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 33.46% of adults in Mount Holly have a college degree.
The per capita income in Mount Holly in 2010 was $36,596, which is middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $146,384 for a family of four. However, Mount Holly contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Mount Holly is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Mount Holly home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Holly residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mount Holly include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Mount Holly is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Gujarathi.