Vineland is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 60,818 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Vineland is the 17th largest community in New Jersey.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Vineland is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Vineland is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Vineland who work in office and administrative support (12.61%), sales jobs (8.93%), and teaching (6.48%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Vineland rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.28% of adults 25 and older in Vineland have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Vineland in 2010 was $24,598, which is low income relative to New Jersey, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,392 for a family of four. However, Vineland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Vineland is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Vineland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vineland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Vineland also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 37.23% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Vineland include German, Irish, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Vineland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.