Hillsborough, New Jersey 

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Population

39,712

+4.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$115,200

Median Home Price

$440,300

Best Places to Live in Hillsborough, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Hillsborough, 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 Hillsborough
 $700,000 
33 Murray Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5 | 2364 SqFt
 $370,000 
1278 Millstone River Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2364 SqFt
 $469,000 
530 Township Line Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2810 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

City: Hillsborough
Zip Codes: 08844 08821
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Hillsborough is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Hillsborough jobs have decreased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Hillsborough's cost of living is 40.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Hillsborough's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Hillsborough, 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
Hillsborough's population is 39,712 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 32.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Hillsborough is $440,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Hillsborough public schools spend $17,253 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.9 students per teacher in Hillsborough. More Education


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Housing Market in Hillsborough

It's a good time to buy in Hillsborough. Home Appreciation is up 3.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Hillsborough Real Estate

The median home price in Hillsborough is $440,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Hillsborough   3 Reviews
Best of the country life, close enough to the city - 12/20/2011
Hillsborough is bucolic, many acres still used for farming, but lots of developments as well. The school system is rated very highly, and the community is somewhat... Read More

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Hillsborough Quality of Life - 9/20/2009
Hillsborough is close enough to major metropolitan areas of NYC and Philly, and has a wealth of excellent restaurants and cultural activities within a ten-mile radius.... Read More

housing and construction - 10/28/2008
New housing is not at a stand still, and in Hillsborough new homes are still selling! Although things are tight in the housing market there are still houses being bought... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN HILLSBOROUGH, NEW JERSEY
08844 08821

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NEW LISTINGS IN HILLSBOROUGH
$700,000
33 Murray Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$370,000
1278 Millstone River Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$469,000
530 Township Line Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$749,900
164 E Mountain Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$1,199,000
370 Dutchtown-Zion Rd
Bed 7 | Bath 5

$424,900
700 Hillsborough Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$430,000
17 Beardslee Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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