Franklin township (Somerset Cnty), New Jersey 

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Population

65,999

+9.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Median Income

$92,311

Median Home Price

$329,300

Best Places to Live in Franklin township (Somerset Cnty), New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. June, September and May are the most pleasant months in Franklin township (Somerset County), 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


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City: Franklin township (Somerset Cnty)
Zip Codes: 08873 08823 08890
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Franklin township (Somerset Cnty) is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Franklin township (Somerset Cnty) jobs have decreased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Franklin township (Somerset Cnty)'s cost of living is 26.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Franklin township (Somerset Cnty)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and May are the most pleasant months in Franklin township (Somerset County), while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Somerset county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Franklin township (Somerset Cnty)'s population is 65,999 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 33.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Franklin township (Somerset Cnty) is $329,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Franklin township (Somerset Cnty) public schools spend $20,300 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.6 students per teacher in Franklin township (Somerset Cnty). More Education


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Housing Market in Franklin township (Somerset Cnty)

It's a good time to buy in Franklin township (Somerset Cnty). Home Appreciation is up 3.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Franklin township (Somerset Cnty) Real Estate

The median home price in Franklin township (Somerset Cnty) is $329,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Franklin township (Somerset Cnty)   2 Reviews
housing - 11/28/2008
Franklin Park housing is upscale, with condos and townhomes in the low $200,000s to low $300,000 range. There are also a limited number of large 'estate' type homes in... Read More

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Moving out of New Jersey - 3/13/2008
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08873 08823 08890

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