Moonachie

Community Profile

People

The total population of the City of Moonachie is 2,810. The median age is 44.35

2,810

Total Population

49.5%

Male

50.5%

Female

Age Distribution

Median Age

44

Educational Attainment

The majority of the population in Moonachie has completed at least a high school degree, and 22.1% has a College Degree.

< Grade 9

8.39%

Grade 9-12

10.1%

High School

44.2%

Some College

15.22%

Assoc Degree

1.37%

Bach Degree

15.51%

Grad Degree

5.22%

2

in the community

198

within 50 miles

offer Associate’s Degree or Certificate

0

in the community

182

within 50 miles

offer Bachelor’s Degree or Higher

Labor Force

Moonachie has a labor force of 1,504 people.

1,504

Labor Force

Where are the top jobs by occupation?

Sales

16.32%

1,065

Office and Administrative support

14.14%

923

Executive, Managers, and Administrators

9.76%

637

Transportation Workers

8.37%

546

Production Workers

7.15%

467

The work distribution of total employees in Moonachie is:

41%

Blue Collar

58%

White Collar

Total Establishments

387

Total Employees

6,527

Businesses and Jobs

Moonachie has a total of 387 businesses. In 2016, the leading industries in Moonachie were Wholesalers, Retail, Manufacturing, and Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services.

What are the top industries by jobs?

1

Wholesalers

1,187

Jobs

50

Establishments

2

Retail

1,155

Jobs

66

Establishments

3

Manufacturing

1,130

Jobs

36

Establishments

4

Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

498

Jobs

37

Establishments

How many employees do businesses in Moonachie have?

1-4

Employees

1-4 Employees

36.18%

5-9 Employees

26.1%

10-19 Employees

15.5%

20-49 Employees

11.89%

50-99 Employees

6.72%

100+ Employees

3.36%

Incentives

Known business incentives.

$300,000

0.005%

of incentives within New Jersey

#107

ranked city within New Jersey

Source: www.IncentivesMonitor.com (2016)
A service from WAVTEQ

Income and Spending

Households in Moonachie earn a median yearly income of 68,040. 55.06% of the households earn more than the national average each year. Household expenditures average 61,900 per year. The majority of earnings get spent on Shelter, Transportation, Food and Beverages, Health Care, and Utilities.

$68,040

Median Household Income

Income Distribution

How do people spend most of their money?

PER HOUSEHOLD

Shelter

$12,807

Transportation

$11,556

Food and Beverages

$8,936

Health Care

$4,799

Utilities

$4,505

$61,900

Median Household Expenditure

Housing

There are 219% more households who own their homes than there are renters.

Owners vs. Renters

Transportation

Residents spend an average of 21 minutes commuting to work. Moonachie is served by 24 airports within 50 miles. Rail can be accessed within the community. Interstates can be accessed 1 miles away.

21min

Commute Travel Time

1 + 24(+50 miles)

Airports in Community

1

Distance to Interstate

Freight Rail

In Community

Taxes

Top State Corporate Income Tax

9%

Top State Corporate Capital Gains Tax

9%

Top State Personal Income Tax

8.97%

Top State Personal Capital Gains Tax

9%

State Sales Tax

7%

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