Information About Cherry Hill, New Jersey
According to U.S. Census figures, as of 2014, Cherry Hill Township has a population of around 71,000 people. This makes it one of the Delaware Valley's largest municipalities. Median household income data, from 2010-2014, was slated at $89,567.
Cherry Hill Educational Opportunities
Cherry Hill is well placed to take advantage of the many colleges and universities in New Jersey, and Cherry Hill colleges work with the local business community to provide programs that give students the skills and knowledge to work successfully. For instance, the Chubb Institute provides certification and other programs for IT professionals and works with a number of different companies in specialist programs that allow them to train their employees in specific skills. Also available are a number of private for-profit schools, including beauty and business schools.
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- Biological and Biomedical Sciences
- Communications and Journalism
- Computer Sciences
- Culinary Arts and Personal Services
- Liberal Arts and Humanities
- Mechanic and Repair Technologies
- Medical and Health Professions
- Physical Sciences
- Transportation and Distribution
- Visual and Performing Arts
Cherry Hill Economy and Industry Outlook
Cherry Hill has a large banking and commerce sector; one of the major corporations in the township is TD Bank offering banking, insurance, brokerage and other financial services to the East Coast metropolitan areas. However, the township has a diverse economy, and other important economic sectors include healthcare, technology, pharmaceuticals and printing and publishing. There are several large corporations that have made Cherry Hill their center, including Subaru, Woodland Falls Corporate Park, Pinnacle Foods Corporation and Melitta USA Inc.
Attractions in Cherry Hill
Cherry Hill has become a major retail center in the New Jersey area and several new shopping malls have recently been developed. These, combined with the good dining and cultural facilities in the downtown area mean that inhabitants can spend some enjoyable time in the township. Because Cherry Hill is accessible from many of the metropolitan areas, inhabitants enjoy access to New York, the coast and many other recreational areas quickly and easily.