The People of Bloomfield, NJ
Low-income, foreign-language-speaking urbanites.
Lower-income population mainly employed in service jobs. Most have a high school education or lower.
Leave It to Beaver
Middle- to upper-income suburban families.
Ranging in age from 30s to 50s, these married couples with children are likely to own their home and work in management, professional, or skill-based occupations. Education level varies from high school to college.
Middle-class, suburban individuals who speak a foreign language.
Age ranges from 30s to 60s. Some own their homes. Education varies from high school to college, with some earning graduate school degrees.
Singles renting in the suburbs.
A higher than average proportion of these 30- to 60-year-olds rent their homes. Education varies from high school or lower to college.
Suburban super-rich couples with children.
Middle-aged married couples with a luxurious lifestyle in the suburbs. More than 15% have a family income of $200,000 or more. The majority have a college or graduate school degree, and most own their homes.