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

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Quick Facts About Toms River

    The unemployment rate in Toms River is 6.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Toms River jobs have Increased by 0.39 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Toms River's cost of living is 26.80% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Toms River's population is 89,095 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 3.05 percent.
    Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Toms River is $247,300. Home appreciation the last year has been 4.30 percent.
    Toms River public schools spend $16,267 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 13.4 students per teacher in Toms River.

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This place is a gold mine!
Toms River has experienced tremendous growth over the last couple of decades. It still maintains that nice clean suburbian shore down atmosphere yet it has all the best... (read more)
Toms River...the place to be!
Toms River is home to New Jersey's largest suburban school district which hosts 19,000 students in 18 public schools. Toms River schools are considered to be the most... (read more)
It's not bad but it could be a lot better.
Well, I have to say that I agree (in part) with both of the previous comments. This area is great in some respects and horrible in others. I've lived in the... (read more)
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