Sewell, NJ


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Living in Sewell

Sewell is a medium-sized town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 41,092 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Sewell is the 37th largest community in New Jersey.

Sewell is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.64% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sewell is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sewell who work in office and administrative support (14.79%), sales jobs (13.67%), and management occupations (11.28%).

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

One downside of living in Sewell is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Sewell, the average commute to work is 30.69 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The population of Sewell is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 34.09% of adults in Sewell have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Sewell in 2010 was $37,784, which is middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $151,136 for a family of four.

Sewell is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Sewell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sewell residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Sewell include Irish, German, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Sewell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.