Wood-Ridge

Community Profile

People

The total population of the City of Wood-Ridge is 8,599. The median age is 39.26

8,599

Total Population

49.39%

Male

50.61%

Female

Age Distribution

Median Age

39

Educational Attainment

The majority of the population in Wood-Ridge has completed at least a high school degree, and 47.28% has a College Degree.

< Grade 9

2.65%

Grade 9-12

3.84%

High School

27.87%

Some College

18.37%

Assoc Degree

7.82%

Bach Degree

26.21%

Grad Degree

13.25%

1

in the community

198

within 50 miles

offer Associate’s Degree or Certificate

1

in the community

182

within 50 miles

offer Bachelor’s Degree or Higher

Labor Force

Wood-Ridge has a labor force of 4,827 people.

4,827

Labor Force

Where are the top jobs by occupation?

Sales

13.82%

412

Office and Administrative support

13.51%

403

Executive, Managers, and Administrators

10.09%

301

Food Preparation, Serving

7.21%

215

Production Workers

6.57%

196

The work distribution of total employees in Wood-Ridge is:

43%

Blue Collar

56%

White Collar

Total Establishments

278

Total Employees

2,982

Businesses and Jobs

Wood-Ridge has a total of 278 businesses. In 2016, the leading industries in Wood-Ridge were Manufacturing, Accommodation and Food Services, Retail, and Other Services - Repair, Personal Care, Laundry, Religious, etc..

What are the top industries by jobs?

1

Manufacturing

606

Jobs

9

Establishments

2

Accommodation and Food Services

389

Jobs

17

Establishments

3

Retail

369

Jobs

42

Establishments

4

Other Services - Repair, Personal Care, Laundry, Religious, etc.

259

Jobs

31

Establishments

How many employees do businesses in Wood-Ridge have?

1-4

Employees

1-4 Employees

53.24%

5-9 Employees

25.18%

10-19 Employees

12.23%

20-49 Employees

4.32%

50-99 Employees

3.24%

100+ Employees

1.8%

Income and Spending

Households in Wood-Ridge earn a median yearly income of 99,331. 72.78% of the households earn more than the national average each year. Household expenditures average 78,323 per year. The majority of earnings get spent on Shelter, Transportation, Food and Beverages, Health Care, and Utilities.

$99,331

Median Household Income

Income Distribution

How do people spend most of their money?

PER HOUSEHOLD

Shelter

$16,270

Transportation

$14,373

Food and Beverages

$11,069

Health Care

$5,825

Utilities

$5,470

$78,323

Median Household Expenditure

Housing

There are 284% more households who own their homes than there are renters.

Owners vs. Renters

Transportation

Residents spend an average of 28 minutes commuting to work. Wood-Ridge is served by 25 airports within 50 miles. Rail can be accessed within the community. Interstates can be accessed 2 miles away.

28min

Commute Travel Time

1 + 25(+50 miles)

Airports in Community

2

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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