Ewing, NJ has twenty-one transportation schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. New York University, the highest ranked school in this group with a transportation program, has a total student population of 43,404. It is the 13th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Transportation students from Ewing schools who go on to become transportation directors, bus drivers, taxi cab drivers, train engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 92,380 people working as transportation, storage, and distribution managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $85,470. Also, Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks make on average $32,400 per year and there are about 142,500 of them employed in the US today.
Ewing lies in Mercer county, which is one of the 11 counties in New Jersey. Overall, the Trenton-Ewing area has 216,060 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $26.49/hr average worker wage, and a $55,090 average annual salary.
Of the 21 transportation schools with a 100-mile radius of Ewing, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New York University comes out as the most expensive ($34,011/yr) for transportation students, with Mercer County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,403/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Ewing|
|West Windsor||NJ||-||1||10.9855||60||9.4 miles|
|Willow Grove||PA||-||3||11.6322||2||18.9 miles|
|East Brunswick||NJ||48,086||0||-||0||22.8 miles|
|Mount Laurel||NJ||-||1||24.9456||10||23.2 miles|
|New Brunswick||NJ||52,736||2||41.2629||152||24.0 miles|
|North Wales||PA||-||1||28.6361||21||26.0 miles|
|Cherry Hill||NJ||67,762||4||25.0729||31||27.2 miles|
|Perth Amboy||NJ||49,138||1||20.4079||6||32.8 miles|
|Saint Davids||PA||-||1||63.725||73||34.6 miles|
|Center Valley||PA||-||2||15.5079||66||36.8 miles|
|Toms River||NJ||131,619||3||29.102||89||39.6 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||40.5 miles|