Best Places To Live In New Jersey 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Chatham, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,000
86
  • Upper Montclair, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,637
86
  • Glen Rock, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,784
86
  • Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,125
86
  • Tenafly, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,672
85
  • Westfield, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,647
85
  • Princeton, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 28,940
85
  • Haddonfield, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,521
85
  • Glen Ridge, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,606
85
  • Ridgewood, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,270
85
  • Rumson, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,045
85
  • Demarest, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,929
85
  • Summit, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,826
85
  • Hillsdale, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,381
85
  • Navesink, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,638
85
  • Little Silver, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,920
85
  • New Providence, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,314
85
  • Waldwick, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,808
84
  • Brielle, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,772
84
  • Essex Fells, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,140
84
  • Fanwood, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,475
84
  • Madison, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,043
84
  • Milltown, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,974
84
  • Haworth, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,419
84
  • Metuchen, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,707
84
  • Interlaken, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 826
84
  • Kinnelon, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,349
84
  • Bernardsville, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,766
84
  • Cranbury, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,347
84
  • Princeton Junction, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,444
84
  • Fair Haven, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,093
84
  • Westwood, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,056
84
  • Closter, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,519
84
  • Pennington, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,588
84
  • Mountain Lakes, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,235
84
  • Florham Park, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,820
84
  • Lincroft, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,436
84
  • Spring Lake, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,999
84
  • Califon, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,245
84
  • Ramsey, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,650
84
  • Franklin Lakes, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,726
84
  • Leonia, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,051
83
  • Allendale, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,666
83
  • Mountainside, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,765
83
  • Emerson, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,538
83
  • River Edge, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,483
83
  • Edgewater, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,969
83
  • Oradell, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,080
83
  • Spring Lake Heights, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,691
83
  • Riverton, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,766
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in New Jersey for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in New Jersey is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. New Jersey has a population of 8,874,374 and a population density of 1.0 people per square mile. The capital city is Trenton and the largest city in New Jersey is Newark. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.