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Best Places To Live Near Downtown, Jersey City, NJ

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  • Downtown, Jersey City, NJ
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 31,125
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score88
  • Plandome, NY
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,228
87
  • Upper Montclair, NJ
  • 11.5 miles away (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.…[read more]
86
  • Liberty Park, Jersey City, NJ
  • 1.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 447
86
  • Glen Ridge, NJ
  • 9.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,615
86
  • Flower Hill, NY
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,764
86
  • Fresh Kills, New York, NY
  • 13.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12
  • Looking for safe place for myself and to raise my family, and pet friendly. No high crimes good school system,a family oriented place where neighbors are a United community. Where I wont have to worry…[read more]
86
  • Rye, NY
  • 26 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,949
  • If you are looking for a wonderful place to call home, you won't find a much better place than Rye. This beautiful town has it all: excellent schools, lots of jobs and nice housing, neighborhoods that…[read more]
85
  • Chatham, NJ
  • 17.6 miles away (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…[read more]
85
  • Summit, NJ
  • 16.6 miles away (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…[read more]
85
  • Pelham Manor, NY
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,564
  • LIVE HERE LIVE HERE LIVE HERE LIVE HERE LIVE HERE LIVE HERE LIVE HERE LIVE HERE LIVE HERE LIVE HERE LIVE HERE LIVE HERE LIVE HERE LIVE…[read more]
85
  • Malverne, NY
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,556
84
  • Pelham, NY
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,996
84
  • Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,959
84
  • Bellerose, NY
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,318
84
  • Pompton Lakes, NJ
  • 22.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,163
  • I love living in Pompton Lakes, NJ city. The serene environment is surrounded by beautiful lakes. The place has a variety of shops thus making it easier to do shopping. There is easy access to public…[read more]
84
  • Larchmont, NY
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,031
84
  • Glen Rock, NJ
  • 16.8 miles away (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…[read more]
83
  • New Providence, NJ
  • 18.8 miles away (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…[read more]
83
  • Garwood, NJ
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,315
83
  • North Sutton Area, New York, NY
  • 5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 17,279
83
  • River Edge, NJ
  • 14 miles away (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…[read more]
83
  • Dumont, NJ
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,788
  • My favorite part of living in Dumont is all the amazing people that make up this town! Of course, that's only one of the great points about living here. We take pride in our excellent schools, low crime…[read more]
83
  • Scarsdale, NY
  • 23.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,684
  • For anyone who is considering moving to Scarsdale, New York, let me just say YOU WILL LOVE IT HERE! I have been living in Scarsdale for 16 years now, and I plan to live out the rest of my days right…[read more]
83
  • Short Hills, NJ
  • 14.6 miles away (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…[read more]
83
  • Sands Point, NY
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,859
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  • North Hills, NY
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,420
82
  • Lake Success, NY
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,084
82
  • Battery Park, New York, NY
  • 1.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 13,570
82
  • Metuchen, NJ
  • 20.7 miles away (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…[read more]
82
  • Cobble Hill, New York, NY
  • 3.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,281
82
  • Manhasset, NY
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,996
81
  • Tenafly, NJ
  • 14.4 miles away (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…[read more]
81
  • Westfield, NJ
  • 16.2 miles away (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…[read more]
81
  • Port Washington North, NY
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,225
81
  • Bronxville, NY
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,395
  • The village of Bronxville is best described as an extremely well-to-do, residential community located ten miles north of mid-town Manhattan. The villages's most identifiable characteristics includes a…[read more]
81
  • Highland Park, NJ
  • 25.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,245
  • Highland Park offers a small town with an urban feel. It's one of the best suburbs in New Jersey, but the cost of living is relatively high. The schools, diversity, and activities for families are great.…[read more]
81
  • Bergenfield, NJ
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,513
  • When my business relocated me to Jersey City, New Jersey, I wasn't sure what to expect. Forget about everything you think you know about the Garden State, Bergenfield has it all. I can be to work in…[read more]
81
  • Florham Park, NJ
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,787
  • Florham Park NJ is a quiet residential town. I do so appreciate the quiet. Florham Park is a family-oriented community. The people here help each other.Shopping is very conveniently located in the…[read more]
81
  • Hewlett Bay Park, NY
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 366
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  • Woodmere, NY
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,554
  • All in all, Woodmere, NY is a nice, quiet, enjoyable place to live just outside of New York City where you can enjoy nature and still have a lot of access to all of the perks of the Big Apple nearby. I…[read more]
81
  • Rutherford, NJ
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,480
  • There are so many reasons I love living in Rutherford, New Jersey! There is so much to see and do. The business area has blocks and blocks of stores, restaurants, cafes, and boutiques. The area is quaint…[read more]
81
  • Oradell, NJ
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,160
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  • Whitestone, New York, NY
  • 13.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 81
80
  • Harrison, NY
  • 24.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 28,082
  • I spent my teenage years with relatives in Harrison, NY for a total of about 5 years. Frankly, I was happy to get out and I've never really thought to go back. Somehow I was fried by the blatant show of…[read more]
80
  • Fort Lee, NJ
  • 9.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 36,607
  • Fort Lee, New Jersey has something for everyone! It's so easy to find the home of your dreams, whether you like luxury high rises, townhouses, single family homes, or multi family homes for the extended…[read more]
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  • Madison, NJ
  • 19.5 miles away (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…[read more]
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  • Stewart Manor, NY
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,018
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  • Manorhaven, NY
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,601
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  • Oakwood, New York, NY
  • 11.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 26,947
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  • Mountainside, NJ
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,835

Listed above are the best places to live in Downtown, Jersey City, NJ for 2020. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Downtown, Jersey City, NJ, followed by the best places to live near Downtown, Jersey City, NJ, sorted by Livability Score.

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