Salem County

0
TOTAL POPULATION

Source: US Census, 2010

0
LABOR FORCE

Source: Chmura, 2016

LARGEST MUNICIPALITIES

wdt_ID Municipality Population
1 Pennsville Twp 13,409
2 Pittsgrove Twp 9,393
3 Carneys Point Twp 8,049
4 Penns Grove 5,147
5 Salem 5,146
6 Pilesgrove Twp 4,016

Source: US Census Bureau 2010

MAJOR PRIVATE SECTOR EMPLOYERS

wdt_ID Company Industry
1 PSE&G Energy
2 E.I. DuPont Chemicals
3 Mannington Mills Floor Coverings
4 Memorial Hospital of Salem County Gen Med/Surgical Hospital
5 Atlantic City Electric Energy
6 R.E. Pierson Construction Construction
7 Anchor Glass Glass Containers
8 McLane NJ Logistics
9 Elmer Hospital Healthcare
10 Walmart Hypermarket

ETHNICITY/RACE

wdt_ID Ethnicity Percentage
1 White 80
2 Black 14
3 Hispanic (of all races) 7
4 Asian 1
5 Other 2

Source: US Census, 2010- 2015

AGE (POPULATION)

wdt_ID Age Percentage
1 Under 20 26
2 20-39 23
3 40-64 36
4 65+ 15

Source: US Census, 2010- 2015

EDUCATION ATTAINMENT

wdt_ID DEGREE PERCENTAGE
1 Less Than H.S. 14
2 H.S. Diploma or Higher 87
3 Some College 19
4 Associates Degree 9
5 Bachelor's Degree or Higher 26
6 Post-graduate studies 20

Source: US Census, American FactFinder, 2015

INSTITUTES OF HIGHER EDUCATION

wdt_ID Institute Type Undergrad Graduate
1 Salem County CC 2 Yr 1,140 N/A

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_ID Airport Miles
1 Philadelphia International Airport 35
2 Atlantic City International Airport 54

MILEAGE TO PORTS

wdt_ID Port Miles
1 Camden Port 37
2 Paulsboro Port 23

TAXES

wdt_ID Tax Percent
1 Corporate Income Tax (Single Sales Factor) 11.5%*
2 Personal Income Tax 1.4% to 10.75%
3 Sales Tax 6.625% (3.3125% in UEZs)

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