Salem County

0
TOTAL POPULATION

Source: US Census, 2010

0
LABOR FORCE

Source: Chmura, 2016

LARGEST MUNICIPALITIES

wdt_IDMunicipalityPopulation
1Pennsville Twp13,409
2Pittsgrove Twp9,393
3Carneys Point Twp8,049
4Penns Grove5,147
5Salem5,146
6Pilesgrove Twp4,016

Source: US Census Bureau 2010

MAJOR PRIVATE SECTOR EMPLOYERS

wdt_IDCompanyIndustry
1PSE&GEnergy
2E.I. DuPontChemicals
3Mannington MillsFloor Coverings
4Memorial Hospital of Salem CountyGen Med/Surgical Hospital
5Atlantic City ElectricEnergy
6R.E. Pierson ConstructionConstruction
7Anchor GlassGlass Containers
8McLane NJLogistics
9Elmer HospitalHealthcare
10WalmartHypermarket

ETHNICITY/RACE

wdt_IDEthnicityPercentage
1White80
2Black14
3Hispanic (of all races)7
4Asian1
5Other2

Source: US Census, 2010- 2015

AGE (POPULATION)

wdt_IDAgePercentage
1Under 2026
220-3923
340-6436
465+15

Source: US Census, 2010- 2015

EDUCATION ATTAINMENT

wdt_IDDEGREEPERCENTAGE
2H.S. Diploma or Higher89
4Associates Degree10
5Bachelor's Degree or Higher22
6Post-graduate studies7

Source: US Census, American FactFinder, 2017

INSTITUTES OF HIGHER EDUCATION

wdt_IDInstituteTypeUndergradGraduate
1Salem County CC2 Yr1,140N/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_IDAirportMiles
1Newark International Airport112
2John F. Kennedy International Airport136
3LaGuardia Airport141
4Philadelphia International Airport32
5Trenton-Mercer Airport72
6Atlantic City International Airport50
7Teterboro Airport127

MILEAGE TO PORTS

wdt_IDPortMiles
1Paulsboro Marine Terminal19
2Balzano Marine Terminal33
3Broadway Terminal30
4Broadway Terminal – Pier 530
5Salem Terminal11

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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