Madison, New Jersey 

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Population

16,126

2% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.9%

Median Income

$109,737

Avg. Home Price

$698,500

Best Places to Live in Madison, New Jersey

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.


QUICK FACTS

City: Madison
Zip Codes: 07940
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Madison is 3.9% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Madison jobs have increased by 1.30%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Madison's cost of living is 83.80% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Madison's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Madison's population is 16,126 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 1.74%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Madison is $698,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.65%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Madison public schools spend $17,196 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.8 students per teacher in Madison. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Madison

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Reviews for Madison   3 Reviews
Old, wealthy town with some college vibrance - 10/2/2013
I grew up in Madison, and while I seriously appreciate what growing up in the town had to offer, it was a town that I grew out of pretty fast. Madison is small, with... Read More

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Madison NJ - 10/27/2010
The Borough of Madison is located in Morris County. It is 23 miles by car, west of New York City and sits on the Mid-Town Direct rail line. Madison is well know for its... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN MADISON, NEW JERSEY
07940