Randolph, NJ

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Living in Randolph

Randolph is a medium-sized town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 25,609 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Randolph is the 71st largest community in New Jersey.

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

Randolph is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.32% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Randolph is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Randolph who work in management occupations (19.13%), sales jobs (11.21%), and office and administrative support (10.51%).

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

Randolph is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Randolph’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

In Randolph, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.29 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.

For the size of the town, public transportation in Randolph is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the train. For Randolph, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Randolph. 63.06% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Randolph in 2010 was $59,088, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $236,352 for a family of four.

Randolph is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Randolph home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Randolph residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Randolph also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.03% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Randolph include Italian, Irish, German, Polish, and English.

In addition, Randolph has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (19.82%).

The most common language spoken in Randolph is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.