Woodbury, NJ


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Woodbury is a somewhat small city located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 10,020 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Woodbury is the 203rd largest community in New Jersey.

Unlike some cities, Woodbury isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Woodbury are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Woodbury is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodbury who work in office and administrative support (13.45%), sales jobs (10.33%), and teaching (8.65%).

Even though Woodbury is a smaller city, 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.

In terms of college education, Woodbury is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.58% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Woodbury in 2010 was $27,355, 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 $109,420 for a family of four. However, Woodbury contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Woodbury is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Woodbury home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Woodbury residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Woodbury also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.19% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Woodbury include German, Italian, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Woodbury is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.