Rumson, New Jersey 

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Population

6,926

3% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$151,667

Avg. Home Price

$1,276,700

Best Places to Live in Rumson, 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: Rumson
Zip Codes: 07760
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Rumson is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rumson jobs have increased by 2.35%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rumson's cost of living is 173.00% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Rumson's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Rumson's population is 6,926 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 3.36%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Rumson is $1,276,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.02%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Rumson public schools spend $16,196 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.6 students per teacher in Rumson. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Rumson

It's a good time to buy in Rumson. Home Appreciation is up 6.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Rumson Real Estate.

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Reviews for Rumson   3 Reviews
Education in Rumson - 4/19/2009
I have been nothing short of amazed at the quality of eduction offered by the public school system in the Rumson elementary system: the leadership and quality displayed... Read More

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Having it all in Rumson, New Jersey - 9/3/2008
Rumson, NJ is one of those rare places where you really can have it all. A quick 40 minute ferry ride takes you to New York City for all it has to offer for work,... Read More

Wonderful place to live - 3/25/2008
The beach, 1 hour to New York, Mansions, Regular Houses, Great People, High Taxes, so much... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN RUMSON, NEW JERSEY
07760
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