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Places With The Best Employment In New Jersey 2018

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  • Upper Montclair, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,731
  • I am so happy we moved to Upper Montclair, New Jersey. We moved here four years ago, and I absolutely love it here! The community is upscale and pristine. The homes are beautiful and classic in style.
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  • Woodcliff Lake, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,844
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  • Short Hills, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,771
  • We love living in Short Hills, New Jersey, and you will too! The homes are beautiful here, and the community is very family friendly. Our contemporary home sits on a wooded lot with a swimming pool. I
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  • Little Silver, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,922
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  • Bernardsville, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,776
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  • Chatham, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,030
  • Like they say; Home is where the heart is.Chatham certainly offers a wonderful choice for living.Whether in the Borough or in the Township, you can enjoy everything there is to offerfrom the great
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  • Englewood Cliffs, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,405
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  • Hoboken, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 53,136
  • Hoboken used to be cool but now that Jersey City has cleaned up (and slightly more affordable there) Hoboken looks like an overpriced dump. Historically, Hoboken was and is a predominantly white bedroom
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  • Rumson, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,878
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  • Watchung, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,944
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  • North Caldwell, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,519
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  • Haddonfield, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,444
  • Haddonfield, NJ is a great place to call home! I have been living here for 3 years. The town is beautiful, and very convenient to all of South Jersey. We are only a few minutes from Philadelphia by the
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  • Demarest, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,007
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  • Summit, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,895
  • When people discover I moved to Summit, New Jersey, they assume I am near the top or the highest point in the Garden State. The truth is that Summit is right in the center of the Garden State, yet I can
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  • Mendham, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,012
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  • Springdale, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,955
  • My work relocated me to Camden in the summer, and I never thought I would fall in love with New Jersey as hard as I did. I decided on Springdale because it is right on the edge of Cherry Hill and the
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  • New Providence, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,434
  • My family has been living in New Providence and we love the environment here. The neighbors here have a keen sense of unity in New Providence. The crime rate in New Providence is very low. The weather in
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  • Franklin Lakes, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,810
  • My move to Franklin Lakes, New Jersey was by far the best decision ever. I could not imagine living anywhere else! I love the Indian Trail Country Club. There is golfing, swimming, and many more
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  • Tenafly, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,821
  • I experienced an awe-inspiring time while living in Tenafly New Jersey. The city is a part of Bergen County. Tenafly is close to Upper West Side New York. The quaint suburb has excellent award winning
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  • Westfield, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,438
  • What can I say about living in Westfield, New Jersey? I get to live in the safest community, have the best food in the world, and be minutes from the city that never sleeps. If I want nightlife, I can
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  • Glen Ridge, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,615
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  • Ridgewood, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,430
  • I wish my company had relocated me to New Jersey years ago, this area of the country has the best of everything within reach. I can hit the Holland Tunnel and be in New York in minutes, or take the
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  • Glen Rock, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,887
  • Glen Rock hates people from other towns and treats them like second class citizens. They give premium parking for town residents at a cheap cost for commuters while forcing non residents to a dirty
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  • Princeton, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,168
  • Went to Princeton High School back in the 2000s, I've worked in Princeton as well. If you're an out-of-towner, Princetonites will be sure to make it known. Try going to PHS from another town, you're
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  • Norwood, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,828
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  • Cresskill, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,745
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  • Fair Haven, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,033
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  • Heathcote, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,172
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  • Upper Saddle River, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,301
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  • Martinsville, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,917
  • I've been living in Martinsville New Jersey for 2 years and have enjoyed the small-town atmosphere along with the quality amenities and friendly neighbors in this uniquely diverse city. The school
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  • Robertsville, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,930
  • I experienced a pleasant lifestyle while living in Robertsville New Jersey. The city is located within Monmouth County. Robertsville is close to Plainsboro New Jersey. The town has very respectable
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  • Madison, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,090
  • I can't say enough great things about Madison, NJ! I moved here as a young man in my 20's and have had no desire to live anywhere else in the 30 years since. Everything from the fantastic weather all
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  • Edgewater, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,998
  • This is what I had when I lived in Edgewater, New Jersey. The view of the magnificent New York Skyline is what attracted me to this small town, but it is not the only thing that kept me living in
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  • River Edge, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,586
  • I fell in love with River Edge, NJ the first time I visited. I now live there and I love it! It's a beautiful town with alot to offer. There are townhomes, apartment communities, and beautiful
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  • Lake Mohawk, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,432
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  • Oradell, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,160
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  • Lincroft, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,352
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  • Florham Park, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,787
  • Living in Florham Park gives me the chance to really enjoy everything beautiful about New Jersey. The best areas in Florham Park for me are the abundance of outdoor activities you wouldn't think you
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  • Manasquan, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,812
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  • Morris Plains, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,612
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  • Ramsey, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,000
  • Ramsey, NJ is a great place to live! We have lived here for 10 years, and we are very happy. The homes are beautiful, and the properties are spacious. The location is close to everything, yet set apart
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  • Kendall Park, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,900
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  • Metuchen, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,791
  • I lived in Metuchen for 3 years while I attending Rutgers University and I really liked it. It is suburban, but has a really laid- back family feel. A short distance from New Brunswick, Newark, and New
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  • Yorketown, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,342
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  • Midland Park, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,283
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  • Green Knoll, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,436
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  • Morganville, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,284
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  • Mountainside, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,835
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  • Greentree, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,319
  • While most people are dealing with the traffic and congestion of other parts of New Jersey, I moved to Greentree and have none of those headaches. Living in Greentree is all about being in the middle of
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  • Hillsdale, NJ
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,454
  • I love living in Hillsdale, New Jersey. It is a wonderful place to live. I enjoy the peace and serenity of our wonderful community. The shopping in town is great! When I first moved there, I found

Employment is a key factor when considering your relocation options in New Jersey. Ensuring that there are plenty of high paying jobs in your new city plays an important part in deciding where you want to relocate to. Using our unique algorithm and multiple data points, we came up with the best cities in New Jersey for employment and jobs. Relocating is stressful enough, knowing that you are choosing a city with good job opportunities should at least alleviate some of that stress!

Listed above are New Jersey cities with the best employment and job opportunities with a population over 5,000. These cities have a mix of low unemployment rates as well as high median income and income per capita. Unemployment rates continue to fall and hiring is up, so the rest will depend on which city you choose to relocate to. This list will help to ensure that the city you select has strong job opportunities.

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