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Best Places To Live In Middlesex, NJ

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  • Middlesex, NJ
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 13,811
  • Middlesex, NJ is a suburb of New York City, and it is definitely appealing for those who have families, or for those who simply want to get out of the hustle and bustle surrounding the downtown Big…[read more]

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Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Fresh Kills, New York, NY
  • 15.6 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]
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  • Zarephath, NJ
  • 4.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8
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  • Plainsboro Center, NJ
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,733
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  • Princeton, NJ
  • 17.4 miles away (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…[read more]
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  • Upper Montclair, NJ
  • 24.2 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]
79
  • Brookdale, NJ
  • 24.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,919
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  • Glen Ridge, NJ
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,615
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  • Summit, NJ
  • 12 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]
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  • Princeton Meadows, NJ
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,758
  • When I was being transferred to New Jersey, I thought I would have to live in Trenton close to my work. Luckily I discovered a quiet little town in the Garden State called Princeton Meadows, and I have…[read more]
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  • Six Mile Run, NJ
  • 7.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,655
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  • Middlebush, NJ
  • 5.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,574
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  • Short Hills, NJ
  • 14.5 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]
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  • Chatham, NJ
  • 12.9 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]
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  • Finderne, NJ
  • 4.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,336
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  • Franklin Park, NJ
  • 9.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,454
  • Living in this area was exciting, it's the perfect place for families to live. There are many public schools in walking distance. It's a diversity area with welcoming neighbors, low crime rate and great…[read more]
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  • Huguenot, New York, NY
  • 16.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,608
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  • New Providence, NJ
  • 9.8 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]
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  • Fanwood, NJ
  • 7.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,530
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  • Madison, NJ
  • 13.4 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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  • Cliffwood Beach, NJ
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,070
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  • Society Hill, NJ
  • 3.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,495
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  • Essex Fells, NJ
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,164
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  • Woodrow, New York, NY
  • 15.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,310
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  • Matawan, NJ
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,894
  • Matawan is your average Jersey suburb. It is has a decent main street with bars, a nice library and other miscellaneous shops. It is great for commuting into the city or down the shore. The best part…[read more]
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  • Rossville, New York, NY
  • 14.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,650
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  • Bradley Gardens, NJ
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,413
  • The best part about living in Bradley Gardens is I get to call New Jersey my home but enjoy only the best this state has to offer. This part of the Garden State hugs the Raritan River, and we have an…[read more]
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  • Laurence Harbor, NJ
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,584
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  • Westfield, NJ
  • 9.7 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]
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  • Garwood, NJ
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,315
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  • Strathmore, NJ
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,975
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  • Metuchen, NJ
  • 7.5 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]
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  • Lincroft, NJ
  • 25.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,352
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  • East Rocky Hill, NJ
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 223
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  • Princeton Junction, NJ
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,503
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  • North Arlington, NJ
  • 24.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,788
  • Living in North Arlington, NJ has been a rewarding experience for me because it has so much to offer. The weather is cold in the winter and warm in the summer. It is full of beautiful woodlands and close…[read more]
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  • Robertsville, NJ
  • 19.5 miles away (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…[read more]
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  • Highland Park, NJ
  • 6.3 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]
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  • Florham Park, NJ
  • 15 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]
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  • Kendall Park, NJ
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,900
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  • Cranbury, NJ
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,256
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  • Upper Pohatcong, NJ
  • 26.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,489
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  • Rossmoor, NJ
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,904
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  • Kingston, NJ
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,383
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  • Annandale, New York, NY
  • 17.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,989
73
  • Silver Lake CDP (Warren County), NJ
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 320
73
  • Green Knoll, NJ
  • 6.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,436
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  • Griggstown, NJ
  • 10.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 792
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  • Heathcote, NJ
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,172
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  • Morris Plains, NJ
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,612
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  • Morganville, NJ
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,284

Listed above are the best places to live in Middlesex, NJ for 2019. 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 - Middlesex, NJ, followed by the best places to live near Middlesex, NJ, sorted by Livability Score.

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