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-Weak future job growth

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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: Somerville
Zip Codes: 08876
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Somerville

    The unemployment rate in Somerville is 4.10 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Somerville jobs have Increased by 1.32 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Somerville's cost of living is 24.20% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Somerville's Cost of Living
    Somerville's population is 12,202 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 4.90 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 13 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Somerville is $283,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -12.48%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Somerville public schools spend $16,976 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.7 students per teacher in Somerville. Learn more...

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It's a good time to buy in Somerville. Home Appreciation is up 3.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Somerville Real Estate.
The median home price in Somerville is $283,700. Browse Homes in this Range.
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Bedminster, NJ Really

Nice community with the shore an hour away as well as NYC. Good schools. Noted for equestrian events. Jackie O lived not to far from here. Prices of homes have gone... (Read More)



Fantastic place to live and raise a family!

I love living in Somerville, which offers the charm of a small town and all of the conveniences of a larger city. Its charming Victorial architecture and a lively Main... (Read More)



Cost of Living

The cost of living in Somerville is out of control. Sadly, you don't get much in return for the extremely high taxes you pay. There's an accident waiting to happen on... (Read More)



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