The Census Bureau has released the latest estimates from the American Community Survey data to estimate the percent with a post graduate degree. We have crunched the numbers and the rankings are in. See the ZIPs in New Jersey with the highest percent with a post graduate degree below, and the lowest percent with a post graduate degree ZIPs. Only ZIP codes with a low margin of error are included.
Doctors (PhD, MD, and DMD/DDS) and lawyers routinely make the lists of highest paying careers in America. Our rankings include those with a Master's, professional, or doctorate degree. Having a high concentration of these well-educated professionals can bring new industries and revenue to an area: from technology research to hospitals. Where do these high income professionals choose to live? Find out below.
The New Jersey percent with a post graduate degree from the latest estimates is 15.6% and has risen 4.4% from 14.9%.
This year saw several big changes. 07041 (Millburn, NJ) rose from #12 to #10, 08542 (Princeton, NJ) rose from #15 to #12, 08534 (Pennington, NJ) fell from #10 to #13, 07920 (Basking Ridge, NJ) fell from #13 to #14, and 08536 (Plainsboro, NJ) fell from #14 to #15.