Best Places To Live In New Jersey 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Ridgewood, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,999
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  • Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,085
86
  • Chatham, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,978
86
  • Haddonfield, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,588
86
  • Upper Montclair, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,373
85
  • Hillsdale, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,251
85
  • Westfield, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,296
85
  • Little Silver, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,970
85
  • Essex Fells, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,125
85
  • Glen Ridge, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,520
85
  • Glen Rock, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,631
85
  • Summit, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,468
85
  • Waldwick, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,693
85
  • Demarest, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,909
84
  • Brielle, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,787
84
  • Bernardsville, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,710
84
  • Tenafly, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,473
84
  • Madison, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,923
84
  • New Providence, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,191
84
  • Harrington Park, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,715
84
  • Cranbury, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,175
84
  • Mountain Lakes, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,206
84
  • Mountainside, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,695
84
  • Franklin Lakes, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,596
84
  • Princeton, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,342
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 8,793,888 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.