Short Hills employment information

IndexShort HillsNew JerseyNational
Income per capita$111,297$37,538$29,829
Median household income$250,001$73,702$55,322
Median income owner occupied$250,001$97,281$70,586
Median income renter occupied$143,327$42,169$35,192
Median earnings male$200,882$47,369$36,919
Median earnings female$51,225$32,116$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%5.2%4.7%
Poverty level1.9%10.9%15.1%
The Short Hills, NJ employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Short Hills is $111,297, which is 196% higher than than the New Jersey average and 273% higher than than the national average. The median household income is $250,001, which is 239% higher than than the New Jersey average and 352% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Short Hills is 3%, which is 34% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Short Hills is 2% which is 87% lower than than the national average.

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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$166,650$250,001$500,002
City
$49,129$73,702$147,404
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Short Hills is 273% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Short Hills is 352% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Short Hills is 34% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Short Hills is 87% lower than the national average.

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      Short Hills employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry1.7%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector7.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services34.9%13.6%
      Wholesale & retail services7.2%10.0%
      Public administration1.2%0.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.4%0.3%
      Education, health & social services14.9%30.7%
      Other26.5%33.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Upper Montclair, NJ11,731$190,515244%
      North Caldwell, NJ6,519$188,897241%
      Essex Fells, NJ2,164$174,432215%
      Glen Ridge, NJ7,615$170,839209%
      Mountain Lakes, NJ4,287$162,206193%
      Short Hills, NJ12,771$250,001352%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Forest Hill, TX12,774$41,98824%
      Glen Carbon, IL12,782$81,65848%
      Bedford, OH12,782$41,28525%
      Conneaut, OH12,782$34,85637%
      Auburn, IN12,758$45,94817%
      Short Hills, NJ12,771$250,001352%
      Source: The Short Hills, NJ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).