Fords, New Jersey 

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Population

15,915

+5.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.7%

Median Income

$79,754

Median Home Price

$296,800

Best Places to Live in Fords, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

Local Listings in Fords
 $249,000 
30 Ling St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 816 SqFt
 $350,000 
29 Hornsby St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 816 SqFt
 $379,000 
51 E William St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1598 SqFt

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City: Fords
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Fords is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Fords jobs have decreased by 0.11%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fords's cost of living is 31.70% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Fords's Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Fords's population is 15,915 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.51%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fords is $296,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.83%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Fords public schools spend $16,244 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.9 students per teacher in Fords. More Education


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Housing Market in Fords

It's a good time to buy in Fords. Home Appreciation is up 7.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Fords Real Estate

The median home price in Fords is $296,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Fords   2 Reviews
Traffic - 5/28/2006
To much traffic. Town sits a few miles from Rt440, Rt287, NJ Turnpike,Parkway, Rt1, Rt9, Rt35. Can never have any piece and quite. Time to move... Read More

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Centaraly located - 3/1/2006
Fords is located near all major roads in New Jersey. It offers easy access to Train Stations and commute to New... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN FORDS
$249,000
30 Ling St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$350,000
29 Hornsby St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$379,000
51 E William St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$469,900
23 Bell Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$319,000
65 Hoy Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$269,000
20 S Louis St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$399,900
50 Webb Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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