Woodstown is a very small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 3,524 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Woodstown is the 374th largest community in New Jersey. Much of the housing stock in Woodstown was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Woodstown is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Woodstown is a borough of professionals, managers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodstown who work in management occupations (15.05%), sales jobs (10.91%), and teaching (8.81%).
Also of interest is that Woodstown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Woodstown ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Woodstown, 42.28% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Woodstown in 2010 was $35,954, which is middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $143,816 for a family of four. However, Woodstown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Woodstown is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Woodstown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Woodstown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Woodstown include Italian, Irish, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Woodstown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Greek.