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Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About South Amboy

    The unemployment rate in South Amboy is 4.50 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. South Amboy jobs have Increased by 2.42 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, South Amboy's cost of living is 19.70% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare South Amboy's Cost of Living
    South Amboy's population is 8,846 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 12.50 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in South Amboy is $254,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -10.40%. Check out the homes in the area.
    South Amboy public schools spend $15,405 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.4 students per teacher in South Amboy. Learn more...

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It's a good time to buy in South Amboy. Home Appreciation is up 2.2% in the last 12 months. Browse South Amboy Real Estate.
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The town used to be middle class and affordable but costs are goin up and lower class is movin in time to move... (Read More)



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South Amboy ranked 52 in the top 100 best places to live in NJ in 2008, by NJ Monthly... (Read More)



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