Marlton, a town in New Jersey, has a population of slightly more than 10,000. Retirees are a common sight, as they account for 18% of the population compared to 14% nationally. With an average age of just over 42, the city's population is older than most cities in New Jersey. Home ownership is more common than renting in the area, and 34% of residents rent. The average rent of $1,369 per month is slightly above the state average.
Marlton residents have a plethora of industries from which to choose. The four most common are retail, healthcare, entertainment, and manufacturing. Together, these industries make up 28% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 10% of the city's population works in sales, making it the top career path in the city. With an average annual income of just over $88K, Marlton workers take home roughly the same as their peers elsewhere in New Jersey. However, Marlton compares more favorably to the national average of $73,345. Marlton has a relatively large number of residents older than 25 with a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree (27%) compared to the national average (21%).
With an average commute time of about 27 minutes, quicker than most cities in New Jersey, Marlton residents find that traveling to work isn't overly time-consuming. Driving a car or truck is the prevailing way to get to work, selected by 51% of workers, while public transportation is not widely used. Not many residents commute to work on foot.