The unemployment rate in New Jersey is 7.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. New Jersey jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, New Jersey's cost of living is 20.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in the state of New Jersey, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, New Jersey remained very strongly Democratic, 57.1% to 41.3%. More Voting Stats
New Jersey's population is 8,882,371 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 2.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 31.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in New Jersey is Real Estate: $397,900
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.7%.
New Jersey public schools spend $20,060 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.4 students per teacher in New Jersey. More Education