Perth Amboy (zip 08861), New Jersey 

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Population

54,453

+2.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.9%

Median Income

$46,474

Median Home Price

$274,200

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Best Places to Live in Perth Amboy (zip 08861), 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 the 08861 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Perth Amboy, NJ Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
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.


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Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: New Jersey
County: Middlesex County
Metro Area: New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Perth Amboy
Zip Codes: Perth Amboy (zip 08861)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Perth Amboy (zip 08861) is 5.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Perth Amboy (zip 08861) jobs have decreased by 0.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Perth Amboy (zip 08861)'s cost of living is 15.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Perth Amboy (zip 08861)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Middlesex county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Perth Amboy (zip 08861)'s population is 54,453 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Perth Amboy (zip 08861) is Real Estate: $274,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 17.1%.

SCHOOLS
Perth Amboy (zip 08861) public schools spend $20,096 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13 students per teacher in Perth Amboy (zip 08861). More Education



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Housing Market in Perth Amboy

It's a good time to buy in Perth Amboy. Home Appreciation is up 17.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Perth Amboy is $274,200.

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I hope I win the lotto... - 4/18/2006
I moved to the state 9 months ago from Florida for a chance to move up in the world a little with a great job and hopes of opportunity. I am very fairly paid here at... Read More

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