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-Weak future job growth

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  • Profile: National center
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 87
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Point Pleasant
  • Zip Codes: Point Pleasant (zip 08742)

Quick Facts About Point Pleasant

    The unemployment rate in Point Pleasant (zip 08742) is 5.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Point Pleasant (zip 08742) jobs have Increased by 2.34 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Point Pleasant (zip 08742)'s cost of living is 40.80% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Point Pleasant (zip 08742)'s population is 24,330 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -2.17 percent.
    Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Point Pleasant (zip 08742) is $380,600. Home appreciation the last year has been -6.77 percent.
    Point Pleasant (zip 08742) public schools spend $14,195 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.1 students per teacher in Point Pleasant (zip 08742).

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