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Camden County
  • County in New Jersey

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

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Camden County is located in New Jersey with a population of 506,721. Camden County is one of the best places to live in New Jersey. In Camden County, most residents own their homes. In Camden County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Camden County and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Camden County are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$200,400
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,107
National
$1,096
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    34%
  • Own
    66%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    268.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    6.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    24.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    134.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    443.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,720.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    185.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    national  11%

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