Roseland is a somewhat small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 5,826 people and just one neighborhood, Roseland is the 296th largest community in New Jersey.
Real Estate Prices
Roseland home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Jersey, but Roseland real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Roseland is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 94.88% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Roseland is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Roseland who work in sales jobs (17.24%), management occupations (16.19%) and office and administrative support (12.95%).
Also of interest is that Roseland has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Roseland is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
Because of many things, Roseland is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Roseland 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, Roseland has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Roseland’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
In Roseland, a lot of people use the subway to get to work every day though Roseland is a relatively small borough. Those that ride the subway are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.