Mercer County

0
TOTAL POPULATION

Source: US Census, 2010

0
LABOR FORCE

Source: Chmura, 2016

LARGEST MUNICIPALITIES

wdt_IDMunicipalityPopulation
1Hamilton Twp88,464
2Trenton84,913
3Ewing Twp35,790
4Lawrence Twp33,472
5East Windsor27,190
6West Windsor27,165

Source: US Census Bureau 2010

MAJOR PRIVATE SECTOR EMPLOYERS

wdt_IDCompanyIndustry
1Princeton UniversityHigher Education
2Bristol-Myers Squibb CoPharmaceutical Manufacturing
3Bank of AmericaBanking and Finance
4AmazonDistribution and Warehousing
5Capital Health Systems Inc.Hospitals, General Medical & Surgical
6NJM Insurance CompanyInsurance
7Educational Testing ServiceServices
8McGraw-Hill Co's IncPublishing and Information
9Pharmanet Development Group IncPharmaceutical Manufacturing
10RWJ University HospitalGen Med/Surgical Hospital

ETHNICITY/RACE

wdt_IDEthnicityPercentage
1White61
2Black20
3Hispanic (of all races)15
4Asian10
5Other6

Source: US Census, 2010- 2015

AGE (POPULATION)

wdt_IDAgePercentage
1Under 2026
220-3927
340-6434
465+13

Source: US Census, 2010- 2015

EDUCATION ATTAINMENT

wdt_IDDEGREEPercentage
2H.S. Diploma or Higher89
4Associates Degree5
5Bachelor's Degree or Higher44
6Post-graduate studies20

Source: US Census, American FactFinder, 2017

INSTITUTES OF HIGHER EDUCATION

wdt_IDInstituteTypeUndergradGraduate
1Princeton University4 Yr5,4022,736
2The College of New Jersey4 Yr6,758648
3Thomas Edison State University4 Yr12,283810
4Rider University4 Yr4,172897
5Mercer County CC2 Yr7,9790

Source: Secretary of Higher Ed

0 %
USE OF
PUBLIC TRANSIT

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2011-2015

0
COMMUTER
RAIL LINES

Source: NJ Transit

MILEAGE TO AIRPORTS

wdt_IDAirportMiles
1Newark International Airport46
2John F. Kennedy International Airport70
3LaGuardia Airport75
4Philadelphia International Airport47
5Trenton-Mercer Airport7
6Atlantic City International Airport74
7Teterboro Airport61

MILEAGE TO PORTS

wdt_IDPortMiles
1Port Newark-Elizabeth50

TAXES

wdt_IDTaxPercent
1Corporate Income Tax (Single Sales Factor)10.5%*
2Personal Income Tax1.4% to 10.75%
3Sales Tax6.625% (3.3125% in UEZs)

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