Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Mercer County, New Jersey

Mercer County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its county seat is Trenton. It is officially part of the New York Metropolitan Area, but due to it being close to New York City and Philadelphia, Mercer County is also its own Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is named the Trenton-Ewing MSA. As of 2007, the Trenton-Ewing MSA is ranked 136th in the list of U.S. Metropolitan Statistical Areas for total population at 365,449. The county is named for Continental Army General Hugh Mercer, who died at the Battle of Princeton in 1777. The Mercer Oak, against which the dying general rested as his men continued to fight, appears on the county seal. As of the United States 2000 Census, the population was 350,761, estimated to have risen to 367,605 as of 2006. Mercer County rank... (from wikipedia)

General Information
New Jersey State$167,747 Average House Value (as of 2000)
360,704 Population (as of 2000)$62,886 Average House Income (as of 2000)
368,530 Population (current)262.2 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)1.3 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
10,748 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$2,052,503,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
180,716 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$8,148,009,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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