Peapack and Gladstone, NJ

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Peapack and Gladstone Profile


Overview

Peapack and Gladstone is a very small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 2,602 people and just one neighborhood, Peapack and Gladstone is the 406th largest community in New Jersey. Peapack and Gladstone has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.

Peapack and Gladstone home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Jersey, but Peapack and Gladstone real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Peapack and Gladstone is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 89.61% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Peapack and Gladstone is a borough of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Peapack and Gladstone who work in management occupations (20.77%), sales jobs (11.19%), and teaching (8.37%).

Of important note, Peapack and Gladstone is also a borough of artists. Peapack and Gladstone has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Peapack and Gladstone’s character.

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

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 13.85% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Peapack and Gladstone is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.

Because of many things, Peapack and Gladstone is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Peapack and Gladstone a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The borough’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Peapack and Gladstone has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Peapack and Gladstone’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

One downside of living in Peapack and Gladstone is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Peapack and Gladstone, the average commute to work is 31.45 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the borough, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.

Even though Peapack and Gladstone is a smaller borough, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.

Peapack and Gladstone Demographics

If knowledge is power, Peapack and Gladstone is a pretty powerful place. 61.98% of the adults in Peapack and Gladstone 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 Peapack and Gladstone in 2010 was $74,528, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $298,112 for a family of four.

Peapack and Gladstone is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Peapack and Gladstone home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Peapack and Gladstone residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Peapack and Gladstone also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.44% of the borough’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Peapack and Gladstone include German, Italian, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Peapack and Gladstone is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Greek.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Peapack and Gladstone 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55

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Peapack and Gladstone 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 16.26

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New Jersey 69

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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CHESTER SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Jersey

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Better than of NJ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NJ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Dickerson Elementary School
250 Rt. 24
Chester, NJ, 07930
PK-02
Bragg Elementary School
250 Route 24
Chester, NJ, 07930
03-05
Black River Middle School
133 Rt. 513 North Road
Chester, NJ, 07930
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 5.5% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.3% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.2% 5.3%

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SOMERSET HILLS REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Jersey

(10 is best)

Better than of NJ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NJ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Bernardsville Middle School
141 Seney Drive
Bernardsville, NJ, 07924
05-08
Marion T. Bedwell Elementary School
141 Seney Drive
Bernardsville, NJ, 07924
PK-04
Bernards High School
25 Olcott Avenue
Bernardsville, NJ, 07924
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
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American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.5% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.1% 5.3%

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WEST MORRIS REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Jersey

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Better than of NJ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NJ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
West Morris Mendham High School
65 East Main Street
Mendham, NJ, 07945
09-12
West Morris Central High School
259 Bartley Road
Chester, NJ, 07930
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 1.2% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.2% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.3%

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