Elizabeth, New Jersey 

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Population

129,363

+5.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

9.6%

Median Income

$43,966

Median Home Price

$291,400

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Best Places to Live in Elizabeth, 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 Elizabeth, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Elizabeth, NJ Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Arts and culture
Economic center
Education
Cons
Cost of living and housing
Crowded lifestyle
Weak future job growth


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.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: New Jersey
County: Union County
Metro Area: New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Very liberal
City: Elizabeth
Zip Codes: 07202 07208 07206 07201
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Elizabeth is 9.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Elizabeth jobs have decreased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Elizabeth's cost of living is 17.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Elizabeth's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Union county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 67.0% to 31.5%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Elizabeth's population is 129,363 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Elizabeth is Real Estate: $291,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 16.1%.

SCHOOLS
Elizabeth public schools spend $21,715 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.9 students per teacher in Elizabeth. More Education



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Housing Market in Elizabeth

It's a good time to buy in Elizabeth. Home Appreciation is up 16.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Elizabeth is $291,400.

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Reviews for Elizabeth   1 Reviews
Good town to be in near NYC Metro - 5/24/2011
One of the best available transportation near metro NYC, Train to NYC, NEWARK, as well as plenty of Cab services to NEWARK Liberty Airport, plus NJ Transit Buses for... Read More

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MAPS OF ELIZABETH, NEW JERSEY
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ZIP CODES IN ELIZABETH, NEW JERSEY
07202 07208 07206 07201

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