Sussex County

0
TOTAL POPULATION

Source: US Census, 2010

0
LABOR FORCE

Source: Chmura, 2016

LARGEST MUNICIPALITIES

wdt_IDMunicipalityPopulation
1Vernon Twp23,943
2Sparta Twp19,722
3Hopatcong Borough15,147
4Wantage Twp11,358
5Byram Twp8,350
6Hardyston Twp8,213

Source: US Census Bureau 2010

MAJOR PRIVATE SECTOR EMPLOYERS

wdt_IDCompanyIndustry
1Selective Insurance Group, Inc.Insurance-Holding Companies
2Newton Medical CenterHospital
3Selective Ins Co of AmericaInsurance
4Thor LabsLife Sciences
5Mountain Creek ResortTourism
6Raider ExpressLogistics
7Ames Rubber CorpManufacturing
8Shop RiteRetail

ETHNICITY/RACE

wdt_IDEthnicityPercentage
1White94
2Black2
3Hispanic (of all races)6
4Asian2
5Other1

Source: US Census, 2010- 2015

AGE (POPULATION)

wdt_IDAgePercentage
1Under 2027
220-3923
340-6438
465+12

Source: US Census, 2010- 2015

EDUCATION ATTAINMENT

wdt_IDDEGREEPERCENTAGE
2H.S. Diploma or Higher95
4Associates Degree8
5Bachelor's Degree or Higher36
6Post-graduate studies12

Source: US Census, American FactFinder, 2017

INSTITUTES OF HIGHER EDUCATION

wdt_IDInstituteTypeUndergradGraduate
1Sussex County CC2 Yr2,732N/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 Airport48
2John F. Kennedy International Airport73
3LaGuardia Airport62
4Philadelphia International Airport121
5Trenton-Mercer Airport82
6Atlantic City International Airport153
7Teterboro Airport46

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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