Fort Lee, New Jersey 

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Population

36,672

15% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$67,119

Avg. Home Price

$525,400

Best Places to Live in Fort Lee, 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: Fort Lee
Zip Codes: 07024
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Fort Lee is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fort Lee jobs have increased by 2.01%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fort Lee's cost of living is 65.90% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Fort Lee's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Fort Lee's population is 36,672 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 14.61%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 7 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fort Lee is $525,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -6.75%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Fort Lee public schools spend $17,902 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.5 students per teacher in Fort Lee. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Fort Lee

It's a good time to buy in Fort Lee. Home Appreciation is up 5.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Fort Lee Real Estate.

The median home price in Fort Lee is $525,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Fort Lee    1 Reviews
The best of all worlds - 5/27/2008
Fort Lee is the most convenient place I can imagine. It's a small, tree-lined borough sitting at the front door of the world's greatest city. Fort Lee is... (Read More)

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07024