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Cost of Living in New Jersey

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means New Jersey is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means New Jersey, New Jersey is more expensive.

New Jersey cost of living is 126.6

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

See the New Jersey housing market:  Homes For Sale,  Apartments,  Single Family Rentals

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COST OF LIVINGNew JerseyUnited States
  Overall127100
  Grocery107100
  Health103100
  Housing161100
  Median Home Cost$314,000$216,200
  Utilities135100
  Transportation104100
  Miscellaneous114100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for New Jersey    120 Reviews
    Expensive - 2/14/2016
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    Health - 9/12/2015
    I live in Linden. Ilook at Sperling's reviews often. I like Linden.However how can Linden's air quality go from 24 to 92.2 in one year? Did they tear down the refineries... Read More

    Cowboy over a Barrel - 9/8/2015
    Taxes, taxes and more taxes.. They have yet to come up with a tax to breath the filthy air. Property taxes are a rip off! And you can not win with the school mob or... Read More


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