New Egypt is a very small town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 2,561 people and just one neighborhood, New Egypt is the 409th largest community in New Jersey.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in New Egypt are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New Jersey.
Occupations and Workforce
New Egypt is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, New Egypt is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in New Egypt who work in office and administrative support (25.28%), sales jobs (9.36%) and healthcare suport services (8.60%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, New Egypt is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, New Egypt really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is New Egypt perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In New Egypt, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.50 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.