Cranford, New Jersey 

2 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps

Population

23,972

+7.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$116,276

Median Home Price

$495,500

Best Places to Live in Cranford, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Cranford, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

Local Listings in Cranford
 $479,900 
115 Myrtle St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 |
 $500,000 
226 Hillside Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 |
 $580,000 
30 Crane Pkwy
Bed 3 | Bath 2 |

What Bert Has To Say About New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area

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.


Best Neighborhoods In Cranford, New Jersey: Download the BestPlaces App

QUICK FACTS

City: Cranford
Zip Codes: 07016
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Cranford is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Cranford jobs have decreased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Cranford's cost of living is 64.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Cranford's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Cranford, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Union county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Cranford's population is 23,972 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 33 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Cranford is $495,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Cranford public schools spend $16,146 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.1 students per teacher in Cranford. More Education


Best Places to Live in Cranford Rankings


Housing Market in Cranford

It's a good time to buy in Cranford. Home Appreciation is up 2.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Cranford Real Estate

The median home price in Cranford is $495,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


View More Data >

Reviews for Cranford   2 Reviews
good school district is key to home buyers in this - 11/20/2012
I came here to raise a family because of the public schools which are very good. Other criteria, low crime, low dirt, home values stable and appreciating 7-10%... Read More

Start Your Review of Cranford


Crime - 6/1/2010
This is a very safe town and the people are very... Read More


View More Data >

COMPARE COST OF LIVING
Compare Cranford, New Jersey to any other place in the USA.

MAPS OF CRANFORD, NEW JERSEY
Cranford,New Jersey Map

ZIP CODES IN CRANFORD, NEW JERSEY
07016

PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION

Includes Cost of Living compares for child care, utilities, transportation, health, taxes, housing for home owners vs renters, weather, insurance premiums and so much more.

Try Now

NEW LISTINGS IN CRANFORD
$479,900
115 Myrtle St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$500,000
226 Hillside Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$580,000
30 Crane Pkwy
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$385,000
105 Colin Kelly Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 1

$679,000
28 Rutgers Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$539,000
2 Rose St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$749,000
219 Holly St
Bed 6 | Bath 3

Join BestPlaces