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.
Housing costs in Randolph 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.
Randolph is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.61% 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 (18.24%), office and administrative support (10.52%), and sales jobs (10.16%).
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.
The overall crime rate in Randolph is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
One downside of living in Randolph, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.50 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Randolph use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Randolph‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the train. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Randolph. 65.90% 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 $55,827, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $223,308 for a family of four.
Randolph is a somewhat 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 (20.02%).
The most common language spoken in Randolph is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.