New Providence, New Jersey 

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Population

12,469

9% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$139,071

Avg. Home Price

$646,100

Best Places to Live in New Providence, 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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QUICK FACTS

City: New Providence
Zip Codes: 07974
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in New Providence is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. New Providence jobs have increased by 1.32%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, New Providence's cost of living is 77.90% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare New Providence's Cost of Living
POPULATION
New Providence's population is 12,469 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 9.00%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in New Providence is $646,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.80%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
New Providence public schools spend $16,174 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.3 students per teacher in New Providence. Learn More...

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Housing Market in New Providence

It's a good time to buy in New Providence. Home Appreciation is up 9.8% in the last 12 months. Browse New Providence Real Estate.

The median home price in New Providence is $646,100. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for New Providence   3 Reviews
Property Taxes In New Jersey - 11/13/2009
Highest in the nation. Escape if you... Read More

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New Providence - 7/15/2009
New Providence, once an adorable, comfortable, quiet town is turning for the... Read More

Nice Place to Live - 5/1/2008
We moved to New Providence last summer and it is one of the nicest places I have lived. Quiet, safe with great schools and great surrounding towns. It borders Chatham... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN NEW PROVIDENCE, NEW JERSEY
07974