Journal Square 56 Poor
Journal Square Livability #8 ranked neighborhood in Jersey City#34 ranked neighborhood in New JerseyRanks better than 11% of areas
A+ Journal Square Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Journal Square Cost of Living Cost of living is 8% higher than New Jersey
Journal Square
13434% more expensive than the US average
Jersey City
14141% 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 63% higher than New Jersey
Total crime
2,6292% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 392% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
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
Journal Square K-12 schools
D- Journal Square User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Journal Square
Overall user rating
52% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
52% 1 total surveys
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      Journal Square transportation information

      StatisticJournal SquareJersey CityNew Jersey
      Average one way commuten/a37min31min
      Workers who drive to work25.4%32.4%71.7%
      Workers who carpool5.8%7.3%8.1%
      Workers who take public transit56.0%47.3%11.2%
      Workers who bicycle0.4%0.4%0.3%
      Workers who walk7.9%8.1%3.0%
      Working from home3.2%3.3%4.1%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)00 (3)3
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)00 (7)6

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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).