Highland Park, New Jersey 

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Population

14,250

+1.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.7%

Median Income

$66,414

Median Home Price

$337,700

Best Places to Live in Highland Park, 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 Highland Park, 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

Local Listings in Highland Park
 $699,900 
232 Donaldson St
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 2500 SqFt
 $429,000 
431 S 5th Ave
Bed 6 | Bath 4 | 2774 SqFt
 $529,900 
213 Cleveland Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2828 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

City: Highland Park
Zip Codes: 08904
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Highland Park is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Highland Park jobs have decreased by 0.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Highland Park's cost of living is 37.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Highland Park's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Highland Park, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

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

POPULATION
Highland Park's population is 14,250 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.9%. Learn More...

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

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Highland Park is $337,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Highland Park public schools spend $19,437 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.1 students per teacher in Highland Park. More Education


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Housing Market in Highland Park

It's a good time to buy in Highland Park. Home Appreciation is up 7.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Highland Park Real Estate

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Reviews for Highland Park   2 Reviews
Transportation around Highland Park - 9/25/2009
It's within easy access of the Jersey shore, Manhattan, Philadelphia, and nearby country. You need a car to live here, but there is public transportation into Manhattan... Read More

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High Taxes, Outrageous Home Prices, Horrible Traff - 10/17/2007
New Jersey has it all: High sales taxes High income taxes High property taxes State spending spiraling out of control Sleazy politicians who get and give out... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN HIGHLAND PARK
$699,900
232 Donaldson St
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$429,000
431 S 5th Ave
Bed 6 | Bath 4

$529,900
213 Cleveland Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$343,185
624 Braun Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$450,000
507 S 2nd Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$695,000
203 Jackson Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$299,000
38 S 5th Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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