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Moorestown is a township in Burlington County, in the Philadelphia-Camden metro area.
The community was named after Thomas Moore, innkeeper
The latitude of Moorestown is 39.966N. The longitude is -74.943W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 69 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 19,017.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Moorestown demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Burlington County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Philadelphia area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 08077 ZIP code.
15% of Moorestown residents report German ancestry, and 20% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Moorestown ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Moorestown was $42,154, compared with $21,587 nationally.
52% of Moorestown residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in Moorestown include Moorestown Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Moorestown, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $701. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $2,031.
Libraries in Moorestown include Moorestown Library ... View libraries
Burlington County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Moorestown political report.
The average commute time for Moorestown workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 2 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Moorestown between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.1 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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