Prospect Park is a somewhat small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 5,931 people and just one neighborhood, Prospect Park is the 294th largest community in New Jersey.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Prospect Park is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Prospect Park is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Prospect Park who work in office and administrative support (17.89%), sales jobs (11.48%) and food service (5.41%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Even though Prospect Park 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.