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Trenton (zip 08609), New Jersey 0 Reviews | Leave a Comment  Add Favorite


-Nearby college town
-Historic interest
-Moderate living costs


-Long commutes
-Low educational attainment

What Bert Has To Say About Trenton Metro Area

Trenton, the capital of New Jersey, contains a fairly typical mix of government activities with a strong complement of commercial and industrial activities typically found in Mid-sized Eastern cities. Unlike most New Jersey cities, it is more tied economically to the Delaware Valley and Philadelphia than it is to the New York area, but like many places in the state, the area is characterized by contrasts. Numerous well-preserved historic districts date back to the Revolutionary War. Impoverished areas are also present and there’s a strong working-class element.

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  • Profile: Capital city
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 56
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Trenton
  • Zip Codes: Trenton (zip 08609)

Quick Facts About Trenton

    The unemployment rate in Trenton (zip 08609) is 7.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Trenton (zip 08609) jobs have Increased by 3.17 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Trenton (zip 08609)'s cost of living is 10.60% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Trenton (zip 08609)'s population is 14,392 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -8.63 percent.
    Average Commute time is 33 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Trenton (zip 08609) is $91,400. Home appreciation the last year has been -19.09 percent.
    Trenton (zip 08609) public schools spend $25,261 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 9 students per teacher in Trenton (zip 08609).

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