Income/capita 15%
Household income 43%
Unemployment 28%
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IndexMercervilleNew JerseyNational
Income per capita$34,182$37,538$29,829
Median household income$79,116$73,702$55,322
Median income owner occupied$93,991$97,281$70,586
Median income renter occupied$41,125$42,169$35,192
Median earnings male$48,025$47,369$36,919
Median earnings female$34,919$32,116$26,250
Unemployment rate5.9%5.2%4.7%
Poverty level4.4%10.9%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mercerville is 15% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Mercerville is 43% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mercerville is 28% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mercerville is 71% lower than the national average

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      Mercerville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.7%0.6%
      Manufacturing sector8.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.3%10.7%
      Wholesale & retail services21.5%13.5%
      Public administration12.3%9.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.3%2.4%
      Education, health & social services11.1%35.4%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pleasant Plains, NJ580$196,161254.6%
      Blawenburg, NJ305$182,639230.1%
      Princeton Junction, NJ2,503$169,107205.7%
      Woodside, PA2,533$164,211196.8%
      Cranbury, NJ2,256$163,958196.4%
      Mercerville, NJ13,328$79,11643.0%

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      North Adams, MA13,326$32,80440.7%
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      Fruitville, FL13,333$61,67211.5%
      Sauk Rapids, MN13,334$48,16412.9%
      Bedford, IN13,341$36,88433.3%
      Mercerville, NJ13,328$79,11643.0%
      Source: The Mercerville, NJ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).