Westville is a very small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 4,224 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Westville is the 349th largest community in New Jersey.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Westville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Westville is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Westville who work in office and administrative support (17.28%), sales jobs (14.04%), and healthcare (11.08%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Westville rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.39% of adults 25 and older in Westville 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 Westville in 2010 was $28,744, which is lower middle income relative to New Jersey, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,976 for a family of four. However, Westville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Westville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Westville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Westville include German, Italian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Westville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hindi.