New Brunswick, New Jersey 

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Population

57,035

37% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.8%

Median Income

$38,399

Avg. Home Price

$222,000

Best Places to Live in New Brunswick, 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: New Brunswick
Zip Codes: 08901
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in New Brunswick is 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. New Brunswick jobs have increased by 2.42%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, New Brunswick's cost of living is 23.00% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare New Brunswick's Cost of Living
POPULATION
New Brunswick's population is 57,035 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 36.74%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in New Brunswick is $222,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 16.60%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
New Brunswick public schools spend $25,405 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11 students per teacher in New Brunswick. Learn More...

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Housing Market in New Brunswick

It's a good time to buy in New Brunswick. Home Appreciation is up 16.6% in the last 12 months. Browse New Brunswick Real Estate.

The median home price in New Brunswick is $222,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for New Brunswick   4 Reviews
Living off-campus at Rutgers Univeristy, New Bruns - 4/11/2010
As an undergrad at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, I have lived here for 4 years -- 2 inside the University dormitories on College Ave Campus and 2 in a rented house... Read More

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Horrendous Traffic - 8/27/2009
Between the entitled drivers, Jersey manners, and new student drivers, nevermind insane bus drivers and trucks speeding on narrow streets, driving around here will... Read More

NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSING OVERPRICED AND RUN DOWN - 12/13/2008
It is sad to see the city that I was born in 1959 and lived until 1972 decline so. Not only is it overpriced, perhaps because of the university or it being a suburb for... Read More


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08901
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