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Berkeley Heights Township
  • Suburb in New Jersey

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade B+
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B

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Berkeley Heights Township is a suburb of New York City with a population of 13,120. Berkeley Heights Township is in Union County and is one of the best places to live in New Jersey. Living in Berkeley Heights Township offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Berkeley Heights Township there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Berkeley Heights Township and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Berkeley Heights Township are highly rated.

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About Berkeley Heights Township...
Population
13,120

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$695,000
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$2,444
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    5%
  • Own
    95%
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Berkeley Heights Township Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade A minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    15.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    76.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    366.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    76.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    37%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    36%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    13%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    11%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

Working in Berkeley Heights Township

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$196,389
National
$75,149

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