Randolph is a medium-sized town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 25,959 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 89.88% 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 (19.53%), office and administrative support (12.09%), and sales jobs (10.04%).
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’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
One downside of living in Randolph is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Randolph, the average commute to work is 32.59 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the town are by private automobile, Randolph is somewhat unusual for a town of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the train helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Randolph area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Randolph. 64.89% 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 $56,396, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $225,584 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. Important ancestries of people in Randolph include Irish, German, Polish, and English.
In addition, Randolph has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (19.46%).
The most common language spoken in Randolph is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.