Mount Holly, NJ


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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 managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Holly who work in office and administrative support (18.67%), management occupations (11.22%), and sales jobs (8.85%).

Also of interest is that Mount Holly has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Like elsewhere in America, most people in Mount Holly use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Mount Holly‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the train. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.

The citizens of Mount Holly are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 34.85% of adults in Mount Holly have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Mount Holly in 2010 was $35,704, which is middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $142,816 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, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Mount Holly is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.