Metuchen, 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

13,940

+3.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.7%

Median Income

$109,351

Median Home Price

$422,500

Best Places to Live in Metuchen, 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 Metuchen, 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 Metuchen
 $749,999 
2 Wilson Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3 |
 $634,900 
13 James Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 3 |
 $750,000 
280 Grove Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 3 | 3900 SqFt

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: Metuchen
Zip Codes: 08840
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Metuchen is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Metuchen jobs have decreased by 0.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Metuchen's cost of living is 38.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Metuchen's Cost of Living

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

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

POPULATION
Metuchen's population is 13,940 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 36.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Metuchen is $422,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Metuchen public schools spend $17,926 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.3 students per teacher in Metuchen. More Education


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Housing Market in Metuchen

It's a good time to buy in Metuchen. Home Appreciation is up 10.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Metuchen Real Estate

The median home price in Metuchen is $422,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Metuchen   1 Reviews
Metuchen - one of NJ's best kept secrets - 10/14/2010
I have lived in Metuchen for over 20 years. I moved from Brooklyn, NY where I was born and raised, after meeting my NJ born wife. We raised our two sons here, and have... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN METUCHEN
$749,999
2 Wilson Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$634,900
13 James Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$750,000
280 Grove Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$719,000
38-B Hampton St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$327,000
318 Durham Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$549,900
411 Middlesex Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$480,000
290 Middlesex Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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