Trenton (zip 08609), New Jersey 

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Population

13,370

-1.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.7%

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Best Places to Live in Trenton (zip 08609), New Jersey

Capital city - Western New Jersey along the Delaware River and Pennsylvania border, 40 miles north of Philadelphia. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in the 08609 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Trenton, 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
Nearby college town
Historic interest
Moderate living costs
Cons
Economy
Long commutes
Low educational attainment

What Bert Has To Say About Trenton Metro Area

Trenton, the capital of New Jersey, contains a fairly typical mix of government activities with a strong complement of commercial and industrial activities typically found in Mid-sized Eastern cities. Unlike most New Jersey cities, it is more tied economically to the Delaware Valley and Philadelphia than it is to the New York area, but like many places in the state, the area is characterized by contrasts. Numerous well-preserved historic districts date back to the Revolutionary War. Impoverished areas are also present and there’s a strong working-class element.


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Country: United States
State: New Jersey
County: Mercer County
Metro Area: Trenton Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: Trenton
Zip Codes: Trenton (zip 08609)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 56 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Trenton (zip 08609) is 5.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Trenton (zip 08609) jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Trenton (zip 08609)'s cost of living is 16.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Trenton (zip 08609)'s Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Trenton (zip 08609)'s population is 13,370 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Trenton (zip 08609) is Real Estate: $94,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.9%.

SCHOOLS
Trenton (zip 08609) public schools spend $25,261 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 9 students per teacher in Trenton (zip 08609). More Education



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The median home price in Trenton is $94,700.

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