Merchantville Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work - Median Income by Zipcode

What is the population of Merchantville?

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There are 3,702 residents in Merchantville, with a median age of 36.7. Of this, 50.14% are males and 49.86% are females. US-born citizens make up 93.54% of the resident pool in Merchantville, while non-US-born citizens account for 6.16%. Additionally, 0.3% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 3,277 people in Merchantville currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 3,702 -0.5%
Male Population 1,856 -0.3%
Female Population 1,846 -0.6%
Male population 50.14%
Female population 49.86%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 36.7 -9.2%
Citizen US Born 3,463 2.6%
Citizen not US Born 228 -30.5%
Not Citizen 11 -21.4%
Citizen US Born 93.54%
Citizen not US Born 6.16%
Not Citizen 0.3%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Same County 132 -20.5%
Moved from Same State 213 76.0%
Moved from Different State 27 -12.9%
Same House as Last Year 3,277 -1.5%
Moved from Same County 3.62%
Moved from Same State 5.84%
Moved from Different State 0.74%
Same House as Last Year 89.81%

What are the employment statistics in Merchantville?

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White-collar workers make up 72.73% of the working population in Merchantville, while blue-collar employees account for 27.27%. There are also 231 entrepreneurs in Merchantville (11.73% of the workforce); 1,284 workers employed in private companies (65.21%); and 266 people working in governmental institutions (13.51%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 1,432 -5.4%
Blue Collar 537 44.4%
White Collar 72.73%
Blue Collar 27.27%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 231 335.9%
Private Companies 1,284 -1.8%
Governmental Workers 266 -16.4%
Not for Profit Companies 188 -8.7%
Self Employees 11.73%
Private Companies 65.21%
Governmental Workers 13.51%
Not for Profit Companies 9.55%

How many households are there in Merchantville?

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There are a total of 1,341 households in Merchantville, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 65.18% of these Merchantville households, while non-family units account for the remaining 34.82%. Additionally, 28.64% of households have children and 71.36% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 1,341 -5.1%
Average People Per Household 3 4.6%
Family Households 874 -4.5%
Non-family Households 467 -6.2%
Family Households 65.18%
Non-family Households 34.82%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 384 -6.8%
Households without Children 957 -4.4%
Households with Children 28.64%
Households without Children 71.36%

What are the median and average incomes in Merchantville?

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The average annual household income in Merchantville is $93,389, while the median household income sits at $81,688 per year.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $93,389 -3.6%
Median Household Income $81,688 0.5%
People below Poverty Level 557 345.6%
People above Poverty Level 3,092 -12.2%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Merchantville?

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There are 1,491 housing units in Merchantville, and the median year in which these properties were built is 0. Of the 1,341 occupied housing units in Merchantville, 63.76% are owner-occupied, while 36.24% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 75.91% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $224,600. In general, housing costs reach $1,375 per month in Merchantville.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 1,491 -7.6%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 799 -17.5%
Built between 1940 and 1949 70 -12.5%
Built between 1950 and 1959 155 36.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 130 52.9%
Built between 1970 and 1979 140 -13.6%
Built between 1980 and 1989 34 -17.1%
Built between 1990 and 1999 40 21.2%
Built between 2000 and 2009 123 -6.1%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 1,341 -5.1%
Owner Occupied 855 -5.4%
Renter Occupied 486 -4.5%
Owner Occupied 63.76%
Renter Occupied 36.24%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 649 -7.8%
Without Mortgage 206 3.0%
Median Value with Mortgage $224,600 -2.7%
Median Value without Mortgage $195,200 -11.2%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,375 -5.0%
With Mortgage 75.91%
Without Mortgage 24.09%

What is the level of education in Merchantville?

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Approximately 43.8% of the population in Merchantville holds a high school degree (that's 1,267 residents), while 19.46% have attained a college certificate (665 locals) and 20.6% have a bachelor's degree (596 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 14 -17.7%
Some High School 1,267 8.9%
Some College 665 -8.8%
Associate Degree 154 -4.4%
Bachelor's Degree 596 -5.1%
Graduate Degree 299 6.8%
No High School 0.48%
Some High School 43.8%
Some College 19.46%
Associate Degree 5.32%
Bachelor's Degree 20.6%
Graduate Degree 10.34%

What is the marital status of Merchantville residents?

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A total of 1,269 people in Merchantville have never been married (which represents 41.28% of the total population), while 1,109 of them are wedded (36.08%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 6 (0.2%) and 500 (16.27%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 1,269 25.0%
Married 1,109 -14.4%
Separated 6 0.0%
Widowed 196 -27.9%
Divorced 500 15.2%
Never Married 41.28%
Married 36.08%
Separated 0.2%
Widowed 6.38%
Divorced 16.27%

What are the most common means of transportation in Merchantville?

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The top three means of transportation people in Merchantville use to get to work are: car, bus or trolley bus and subway or elevated. A total of 1,456 residents commute by car, 104 prefer going to work by bus or trolley bus and 45 by subway or elevated.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 1,456 3.6%
Bus or TrolleyBus 104 -17.5%
Subway or Elevated 45 N/A
Walk 24 -4.0%

What is the median and average household income in Merchantville by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
08109 22,741 8,359 $68,755.00 $80,315.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2020 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Zip codes included in this demographic data: 08109

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