Fords, New Jersey 

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Population

15,028

4% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.5%

Median Income

$79,754

Avg. Home Price

$283,800

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


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QUICK FACTS

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 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fords jobs have increased by 2.42%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fords's cost of living is 20.50% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Fords's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Fords's population is 15,028 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 4.42%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fords is $283,800. 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. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Fords

It's a good time to buy in Fords. Home Appreciation is up 9.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Fords Real Estate.

The median home price in Fords is $283,800. 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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