Jefferson, New Jersey 

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NEW JERSEY TOTAL CASES REPORTED

41,090

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

368,533

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

21,440

+1.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$96,298

Median Home Price

$308,100

Best Places to Live in Jefferson, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Jefferson, 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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QUICK FACTS

City: Jefferson
Zip Codes: 07438 07849
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

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

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Jefferson's cost of living is 23.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Jefferson's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Jefferson, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Morris county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Jefferson's population is 21,440 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 37.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Jefferson is $308,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Jefferson public schools spend $17,570 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.7 students per teacher in Jefferson. More Education


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Housing Market in Jefferson

It's a good time to buy in Jefferson. Home Appreciation is up 6.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Jefferson Real Estate

The median home price in Jefferson is $308,100. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Jefferson   2 Reviews
Great place to live... - 3/29/2008
Low taxes, GREAT schools, Wonderful recreation in and out of schools. Excellent teachers and staff. In and around Lake Hopatcong, fishing, boating and beaches... Read More

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Jefferson Township, NJ - 2/23/2008
Great place to live in Morris County, NJ. Year round entertainment both indoors and outdoors. Great youth sports programs thru high school. Hunting, fishing etc. On... Read More


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07438 07849

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