Plainsboro, New Jersey 

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Population

23,621

66% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.5%

Median Income

$92,967

Avg. Home Price

$431,100

Best Places to Live in Plainsboro, 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: Plainsboro
Zip Codes: 08536
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Plainsboro is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Plainsboro jobs have increased by 2.42%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Plainsboro's cost of living is 39.40% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Plainsboro's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Plainsboro's population is 23,621 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 66.19%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 14 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Plainsboro is $431,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.83%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Plainsboro public schools spend $16,318 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.1 students per teacher in Plainsboro. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Plainsboro

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

The median home price in Plainsboro is $431,100. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Plainsboro   3 Reviews
Homes in Plainsboro, NJ - 4/9/2014
My wife Rosanne and I have lived in Plainsboro for nearly 30 years. We have raised our three children here. WE LOVE IT!!! The schools are great, the community is... Read More

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Central New Jersey...not what you may think - 5/19/2010
We've lived in several different parts of the country, and when we found out we were moving to NJ due to my husband's new job, we bought into the stereotype and thought,... Read More

Great Town - 10/29/2008
Plainsboro is clean, safe and quiet with excellent schools, affordable housing and good jobs... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PLAINSBORO, NEW JERSEY
08536