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Pros

-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education

Cons

-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth


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Quick Facts About Matawan


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Matawan is 4.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Matawan jobs have Increased by 2.35 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Matawan's cost of living is 33.70% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Matawan's population is 8,853 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -4.50 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 13 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Matawan is $339,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -5.40%.
    SCHOOLS
    Matawan public schools spend $16,424 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.4 students per teacher in Matawan.

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  4/1/2007
Great Commuting Town

Only 50 minutes to Penn Station and Lower... (Read More)

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