Long Branch, New Jersey 

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National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

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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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City: Long Branch
Zip Codes: 07740
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Long Branch is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Long Branch jobs have increased by 2.35%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Long Branch's cost of living is 32.10% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Long Branch's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Long Branch's population is 30,941 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 7.97%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Long Branch is $367,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.95%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Long Branch public schools spend $19,439 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.6 students per teacher in Long Branch. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Long Branch

It's a good time to buy in Long Branch. Home Appreciation is up 15.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Long Branch Real Estate.

The median home price in Long Branch is $367,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Long Branch   1 Reviews
NJ has it all - 10/3/2006
I Live at the Jersey Shore and it is really like a year round vacation. Great beaches,mountians and sking. But the cost of living here has gone sky... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN LONG BRANCH, NEW JERSEY
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