Union City, New Jersey 

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Population

69,815

+6.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.6%

Median Income

$40,939

Median Home Price

$438,300

Best Places to Live in Union City, New Jersey

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

Local Listings in Union City
 $489,700 
1218 Morris St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 |
 $423,200 
807 20th St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1500 SqFt
 $499,000 
515 29th St
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1364 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area

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.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Union City
Zip Codes: 07087
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Union City is 4.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Union City jobs have decreased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Union City's cost of living is 39.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Union City's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Hudson county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Union City's population is 69,815 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 6.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 33.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Union City is $438,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 15.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Union City public schools spend $21,548 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.2 students per teacher in Union City. More Education


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Housing Market in Union City

It's a good time to buy in Union City. Home Appreciation is up 15.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Union City Real Estate

The median home price in Union City is $438,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Union City   4 Reviews
Area - 11/27/2014
I live in an area that is on the borde of Weehawken, Hoboken and Union City.... Read More

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Price doesn't equal quality - 1/24/2013
I've lived here most of my life. And I must say I am finally relocating. You don't get the quality of living fornthe amount you pay. I pay $1415 a month for 3br 1bath,... Read More

Union City, New Jersey - 12/19/2009
i am a current resident of union city and attended the schools of union city and graduated in union city. union city is too populated and as much as they want to cut... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN UNION CITY
$489,700
1218 Morris St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$423,200
807 20th St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$499,000
515 29th St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$539,000
310 12th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$515,000
4521 Harrison Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$342,000
611 11th St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$399,900
420 8th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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