Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Manville, NJ
Manville is a Borough in Somerset County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 10,343. Manville was named after the Johns-Manville Corporation, which maintained a large manufacturing facility in the borough for decades. Historically, many of Manville's residents are of Slavic — mostly eastern Polish (23.1% of the borough's population) and western Ukrainian) descent — with many businesses and restaurants geared towards the Polish-American community. Today there are many Hispanic persons living and operating businesses and restaurants adding to the culture of Main Street (CR 533). Manville was formed by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 1, 1929, with a referendum held on April 18, 1929.