Saddle Brook is a somewhat small town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 14,098 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Saddle Brook is the 143rd largest community in New Jersey.
Housing costs in Saddle Brook 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.
Unlike some towns, Saddle Brook isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Saddle Brook are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Saddle Brook is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Saddle Brook who work in office and administrative support (16.74%), sales jobs (13.89%), and management occupations (12.96%).
Of important note, Saddle Brook is also a town of artists. Saddle Brook has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Saddle Brook’s character.
Also of interest is that Saddle Brook has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Saddle Brook, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Saddle Brook is a relatively small town. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The education level of Saddle Brook citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.97% of adults in Saddle Brook have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Saddle Brook in 2010 was $36,687, which is middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $146,748 for a family of four. However, Saddle Brook contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Saddle Brook home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Saddle Brook residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Saddle Brook also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.95% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Saddle Brook include German, Irish, Polish, and Dutch.
Saddle Brook also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 22.85%.
The most common language spoken in Saddle Brook is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.