Raritan borough, New Jersey 

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NEW JERSEY TOTAL CASES REPORTED

8,825

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

100,717

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

7,758

+13.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.5%

Median Income

$73,565

Median Home Price

$320,900

Best Places to Live in Raritan borough, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. September, June and August are the most pleasant months in Raritan borough, 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


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QUICK FACTS

City: Raritan borough
Zip Codes: 08869
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Raritan borough is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Raritan borough jobs have decreased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Raritan borough's cost of living is 22.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Raritan borough's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Somerset county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Raritan borough's population is 7,758 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 13.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Raritan borough is $320,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Raritan borough public schools spend $17,258 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.3 students per teacher in Raritan borough. More Education


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Housing Market in Raritan borough

It's a good time to buy in Raritan borough. Home Appreciation is up 4.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Raritan borough Real Estate

The median home price in Raritan borough is $320,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Raritan borough   1 Reviews
Nice older town - 9/12/2005
I live in Bridgewater, New Jersey actually, not Raritan, which for some reason does not have it's own page, but people I go to school with live in Raritan, my best... Read More

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