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New York is the largest metro area in the United States. It includes the island of Manhattan, an eight-county area immediately north, western Long Island, and Staten Island. It is the fourth largest in the world behind Tokyo, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Regardless of how the area is defined, New York is among the richest and most complex places to live in America.


National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River See Local Real Estate
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City: Newton
Zip Codes: 07860
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Newton

    The unemployment rate in Newton is 4.50 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Newton jobs have Increased by 1.31 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Newton's cost of living is 4.60% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Newton's Cost of Living
    Newton's population is 7,979 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 6.09 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Newton is $170,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -23.64%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Newton public schools spend $18,293 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.7 students per teacher in Newton. Learn more...

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not like it used to be.

newton is not like it used to be. i grew up in newton and moved away for a long time. i moved back, and even though some of the small town charm is still here. i've... (Read More)



Housing, property taxes, communting

We have lived in Newton for the last 30+ years and things have changed quite a bit. Sussex county was an alternative to Morris, Passaic and Bergen counties, but this is... (Read More)



Sussex County

If your going to live in Northern New Jersey, Sussex County is your best option. Hudson County is the most overcrowded area of the entire state. Passaic and Essex... (Read More)



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