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Overview

Introduction to Millville, New Jersey

Millville, New Jersey, in Cumberland county, is 5 miles S of Vineland, New Jersey and 38 miles S of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The city is considered part of the Vineland - Millville - Bridgeton metropolitan area.

Millville History

The history of Millville dates back to the early 1700s. Joseph Smith and Henry Drinker bought 24,000 acres of land in 1776. The area was incorporated on February 24, 1801, as a township of Millville. Prior to its incorporation, Millville was a part of the Fairfield Township. Millville was reincorporated on March 1, 1866 as a city.

Millville and nearby Attractions

  • Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
  • Waltman Park
  • Parvin State Park
  • Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum
  • Millville Army Air Field Museum

Things To Do In Millville

The art studios and galleries of the Millville Arts District are popular destinations. There are several retail outlet stores and antique shops at Millville. The Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center features live demonstrations of the old techniques of creating vases, bowls, pitchers and paperweights. A number of water sports are also enjoyed on Union Lake.

Millville Transportation

Atlantic City International is the nearest major airport.

Millville Higher Education

Facilities for higher studies are provided by the Rowan University.

Demographics

People

Total Population28,399
Male Share of the Population48.9%
Female Share of the Population51.1%
Senior Citizens14.6%
Employed Population 16+11,874
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married40.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.1%
Median Earnings25+$31,954
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,793
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,198

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,279
% Above Poverty Level82%
% Below Poverty Level18%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation1.3%

Housing

People Living Alone26.7%
Median Gross Rent$963
Median House Value$160,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)37.2%
Irish16.2%
German15%
Italian11.6%
English8.3%
Polish5.3%
Ukrainian3.7%
French Except Basque2.6%
West Indian2.2%
Dutch1.4%
Scottish1%
Hungarian1%
Russian0.9%
Jamaican0.8%
Norwegian0.7%
Swedish0.7%
Welsh0.7%
Barbadian0.7%
African0.5%
Czech0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Turkish0.3%
Brazilian0.3%
Arab0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Haitian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Syrian0.1%
Egyptian0.1%
Estonian0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Slovene0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Liberian0.1%
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Millville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cumberland County
Standard Zip Codes8332
Phone Area Codes609,856
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.39
Approximate Longitude-75.05

Millville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationMILLVILLE MUNICIPAL AP
Distance3.4 miles
Jan Temp24 to 41 F
Apr Temp41 to 63 F
Jul Temp67 to 86 F
Oct Temp45 to 67 F
Annual Precip43.2 inches
StationWOODSTOWN PITTSGROV 4E
Distance12.3 miles
Jan Temp24 to 42 F
Apr Temp41 to 66 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp46 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.7 inches
StationBELLEPLAIN ST FOREST
Distance14 miles
Jan Temp22 to 44 F
Apr Temp38 to 66 F
Jul Temp63 to 88 F
Oct Temp43 to 70 F
Annual Precip44.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bridgeton25,209$38,458
Buena4,534$59,408
Deerfield3,108$68,558
Newfield1,668$81,818
Pittsgrove9,103$87,380
Vineland60,876$59,019

Millville Public Libraries

Millville Public Library
210 BUCK STREET
Millville, New Jersey
(856) 825-7087

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Millville Public Schools

Child Family Center
1100 Coombs Rd., Po Box 5010
ZIP: 8332
(856) 293-2171
Primary
Total Enrollment 613
Holly Heights Elementary School
2509 E Main St, Po Box 5010
ZIP: 8332
(856) 293-2200
Primary
Total Enrollment 480
Lakeside Middle School
2 N Sharp St, Po Box 5010
ZIP: 8332
(856) 293-2420
Middle
Total Enrollment 1148
Memorial High School
504 East Broad Street, Po Box 5010
ZIP: 8332
(856) 327-6072
Other
Total Enrollment 701
Millville Public Charter School
1101 Wheaton Avenue, Suite 220
ZIP: 8332
(856) 506-8153
Primary
Total Enrollment 216
Millville Senior High School
200 Wade Blvd, Po Box 5010
ZIP: 8332
(856) 327-6040
High
Total Enrollment 1107
Mount Pleasant Elementary School
100 Carmel Rd, Po Box 5010
ZIP: 8332
(856) 293-2220
Primary
Total Enrollment 232
R. D. Wood Elementary School
700 Archer St, Po Box 5010
ZIP: 8332
(856) 293-2245
Primary
Total Enrollment 234
R. M. Bacon Elementary School
501 South Third Street, Po Box 5010
ZIP: 8332
(856) 327-6100
Primary
Total Enrollment 316
Rieck Avenue Elementary School
339 Rieck Avenue, Po Box 5010
ZIP: 8332
(856) 293-2345
Primary
Total Enrollment 421
Silver Run Elementary School
301 Silver Run Road, Po Box 5010
ZIP: 8332
(856) 293-2470
Primary
Total Enrollment 520

Millville Private Schools

Open Bible Baptist Academy
2625 E Main St
ZIP: 8332
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 7
St Mary Magdalen Elementary School
7 W Powell St
ZIP: 8332
Elementary
Total Enrollment 153
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