Old Bridge is a town in New Jersey with slightly less than 24,000 residents. At an average age of just over 40, the city's population is middle-of-the-pack compared to other cities in New Jersey, which has an average age of 39. Renters tend to be in the minority in Old Bridge, and 86% of residents own their homes. At $1,204/month, the average rent is slightly below the state average.
If you're looking for a number of career options, Old Bridge has them in spades. The four most common industries are retail, education, healthcare, and finance. Together, these industries make up 28% of the labor force in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 10% of residents work in sales, which ranks as the top profession in the city. With an average annual income of just under $111,000, Old Bridge workers earn more than the average New Jersey resident. Old Bridge's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345. Old Bridge has a relatively high number of residents over the age of 25 who have earned a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree (27%) compared to the national average (21%).
Old Bridge has an average commute time of about 42 minutes, longer than the state average of about 34 minutes. Driving is the most common mode of getting to work, selected by 43% of workers, while public transportation is used by only 5% of the population. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.