Somerville, New Jersey 

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Population

12,202

5% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$72,527

Avg. Home Price

$305,900

Best Places to Live in Somerville, 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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New York is the largest metro area in the United States. It includes the island of Manhattan, an eight-county area immediately north, western Long Island, and Staten Island. It is the fourth largest in the world behind Tokyo, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Regardless of how the area is defined, New York is among the richest and most complex places to live in America.


QUICK FACTS

City: Somerville
Zip Codes: 08876
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Somerville is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Somerville jobs have increased by 1.32%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Somerville's cost of living is 24.20% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Somerville's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Somerville's population is 12,202 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 4.90%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 13 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Somerville is $305,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 12.44%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Somerville public schools spend $16,976 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.7 students per teacher in Somerville. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Somerville

It's a good time to buy in Somerville. Home Appreciation is up 12.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Somerville Real Estate.

The median home price in Somerville is $305,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Somerville   3 Reviews
Bedminster, NJ Really - 9/15/2006
Nice community with the shore an hour away as well as NYC. Good schools. Noted for equestrian events. Jackie O lived not to far from here. Prices of homes have gone... Read More

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Fantastic place to live and raise a family! - 6/21/2006
I love living in Somerville, which offers the charm of a small town and all of the conveniences of a larger city. Its charming Victorial architecture and a lively Main... Read More

Cost of Living - 5/9/2006
The cost of living in Somerville is out of control. Sadly, you don't get much in return for the extremely high taxes you pay. There's an accident waiting to happen on... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SOMERVILLE, NEW JERSEY
08876
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