Scotch Plains, New Jersey 

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Population

24,149

14% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$112,220

Avg. Home Price

$492,400

Best Places to Live in Scotch Plains, 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: Scotch Plains
Zip Codes: 07076
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Scotch Plains is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Scotch Plains jobs have increased by 1.32%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Scotch Plains's cost of living is 55.40% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Scotch Plains's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Scotch Plains's population is 24,149 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 14.13%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 13 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Scotch Plains is $492,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.64%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Scotch Plains public schools spend $15,732 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13 students per teacher in Scotch Plains. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Scotch Plains

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Reviews for Scotch Plains   1 Reviews
A beautiful town! - 10/4/2014
To see it is to believe it. Scotch Plains is definitely one of the best towns that New Jersey has to offer.... (Read More)

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ZIP CODES IN SCOTCH PLAINS, NEW JERSEY
07076