Villas is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 9,134 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Villas is the 215th largest community in New Jersey.
Another notable thing is that Villas is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.
Villas 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.
The population of Villas overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Villas, 22.80% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Villas in 2018 was $33,042, which is low income relative to New Jersey, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $132,168 for a family of four. However, Villas contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Villas is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Villas home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Villas residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Villas include Irish, Italian, German, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Villas is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.