Jersey City, New Jersey 

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NEW JERSEY TOTAL CASES REPORTED

29,895

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

273,880

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

265,932

+9.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

Median Income

$58,907

Median Home Price

$485,300

Best Places to Live in Jersey City, 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 Jersey City, 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 Jersey City
 $549,000 
265 Columbia Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3 |
 $335,000 
36 Winfield Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 4 |
 $429,000 
129 Woodlawn Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2 |

What Bert Has To Say About New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area

New York is the largest metro area in the United States. It includes the island of Manhattan, an eight-county area immediately north, western Long Island, and Staten Island. It is the fourth largest in the world behind Tokyo, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Regardless of how the area is defined, New York is among the richest and most complex places to live in America.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Jersey City
Zip Codes: 07305 07306 07307 07304 07302 07310 07311
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Jersey City is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Jersey City jobs have decreased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Jersey City's cost of living is 46.8% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Jersey City's Cost of Living

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

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

POPULATION
Jersey City's population is 265,932 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 36.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Jersey City is $485,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Jersey City public schools spend $25,285 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.5 students per teacher in Jersey City. More Education


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Housing Market in Jersey City

It's a good time to buy in Jersey City. Home Appreciation is up 14.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Jersey City Real Estate

The median home price in Jersey City is $485,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Jersey City   20 Reviews
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My home town, Jersey City - 6/23/2009
Jersey City has improved over the past 10-15 years, especially Downtown Jersey City. It has the charm of brownstone homes and the appeal of new high rise condo... Read More

It's not that bad - 9/22/2008
I'm fairly young but I grew up in this city, and it's not that bad. Some people say it's dangerous and I beg to differ. If you come from the suburbs perhaps you may feel... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN JERSEY CITY, NEW JERSEY
07305 07306 07307 07304 07302 07310 07311

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NEW LISTINGS IN JERSEY CITY
$549,000
265 Columbia Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$335,000
36 Winfield Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$429,000
129 Woodlawn Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$649,000
66 Irving St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$469,999
282 Princeton Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$419,000
102 Van Horne St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$330,000
103 Jewett Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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