South Toms River is a very small coastal borough (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 3,762 people and just one neighborhood, South Toms River is the 368th largest community in New Jersey.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, South Toms River is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, South Toms River is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in South Toms River who work in office and administrative support (17.53%), sales jobs (12.37%) and food service (7.67%).
Setting & Lifestyle
South Toms River is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.