Warren is a medium-sized town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 16,023 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Warren is the 129th largest community in New Jersey.
Warren home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Jersey, but Warren real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Warren is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.46% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Warren is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Warren who work in management occupations (17.60%), sales jobs (14.68%), and healthcare (9.29%).
Also of interest is that Warren has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.12% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Warren is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Warren really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Warren perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Warren is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Warren, the average commute to work is 32.99 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
If knowledge is power, Warren is a pretty powerful place. 64.49% of the adults in Warren have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Warren in 2010 was $70,610, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $282,440 for a family of four.
Warren is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Warren home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Warren residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Warren include Italian, Irish, German, Polish, and English.
In addition, Warren has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (22.17%).
The most common language spoken in Warren is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.