Millville, NJ

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Living in Millville

Millville is a medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 27,391 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Millville is the 63rd largest community in New Jersey.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Millville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Millville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Millville who work in office and administrative support (11.98%), sales jobs (11.84%), and healthcare suport services (6.46%).

The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Millville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Millville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

Millville is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.

In terms of college education, Millville is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.76% of adults 25 and older in Millville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Millville in 2018 was $30,848, 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 $123,392 for a family of four. However, Millville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Millville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Millville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Millville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Millville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.28% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Millville include German, Italian, Irish, English, and Polish.

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