Waterford Works is a very small town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 1,498 people and just one neighborhood, Waterford Works is the 455th largest community in New Jersey.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Waterford Works is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Waterford Works is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Waterford Works who work in office and administrative support (12.58%), food service (10.26%) and sales jobs (7.95%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Waterford Works is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Waterford Works has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Waterford Works has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Waterford Works than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Waterford Works may be for you.
In Waterford Works, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.32 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
Even though Waterford Works is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.