Journal Square

Population: 27,965Median home value: $282,588 56 Ranks better than 10% of areas
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A+ Journal Square Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Journal Square Cost of Living Cost of living is 11% higher than New Jersey
Journal Square
13939% more expensive than the US average
Jersey City
14646% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Journal Square cost of living
F Journal Square Crime Total crime is 53% higher than New Jersey
Total crime
2,736equal to the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 37equal to the US average
Year-over-year crime
9%Year over year crime is up
Journal Square crime
D+ Journal Square Employment Household income is 30% lower than New Jersey
Median household income
$51,7237% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$25,99213% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%11% higher than the US average
Journal Square employment
F Journal Square Housing Home value is 11% lower than New Jersey
Median home value
$282,58853% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,06712% higher than the US average
Home ownership
18%72% lower than the US average
Journal Square real estate or Journal Square rentals
F Journal Square Schools HS graduation rate is 2% lower than New Jersey
High school grad. rates
85%2% higher than the US average
School test scores
32%36% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Jersey City K-12 schools or Jersey City colleges

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Compare Jersey City, NJ Livability To Other Cities

Best Neighborhoods In & Around Jersey City, NJ

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Fresh Kills, New York8613.412
Cobble Hill, New York804.710,281
Oakwood, New York7811.926,947
Liberty Park, Jersey City782.5447
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Battery Park, New York773.113,570
North Sutton Area, New York775.617,279
Upper East Side, New York776.3194,024
Park Slope, New York766.577,662

Best Cities Near Jersey City, NJ

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Cannondale, CT8847.292
Zarephath, NJ8329.98
Plainsboro Center, NJ8339.12,733
North Hills, NY8120.65,420
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Princeton, NJ8140.830,168
Pelham, NY8018.26,996
Plandome, NY8019.71,228
Jericho, NY8027.713,730

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Source: The Journal Square, Jersey City, NJ data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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