North Plainfield, New Jersey 

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Population

22,140

18% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$69,363

Avg. Home Price

$257,800

Best Places to Live in North Plainfield, 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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City: North Plainfield
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in North Plainfield is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. North Plainfield jobs have increased by 1.32%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, North Plainfield's cost of living is 16.20% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare North Plainfield's Cost of Living
POPULATION
North Plainfield's population is 22,140 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 17.64%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 14 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in North Plainfield is $257,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 23.19%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
North Plainfield public schools spend $18,698 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.3 students per teacher in North Plainfield. Learn More...

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Housing Market in North Plainfield

It's a good time to buy in North Plainfield. Home Appreciation is up 23.2% in the last 12 months. Browse North Plainfield Real Estate.

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Reviews for North Plainfield   3 Reviews
Depends on Your LifeStyle - 3/3/2013
If you don't have school age children, can afford the homes and ridiculous property taxes in the better neighborhoods, work/socialize and do everything else OUTSIDE of... Read More

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Eh - 8/19/2012
I haven't lived here that long, but it is so-so. Well, really I don't like it that much...but it could be worse...it could be Plainfield. Route 22 is the big highway... Read More

Annoying Traffic - 3/24/2010
While overall a decent place to live, traffic has been a growing issue for a long time along the busy RT 22 corridor. Now traffic on the weekends has become abysmal,... Read More


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