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Hunterdon County
  • County in New Jersey

Report Card

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

editorial

Hunterdon County is located in New Jersey with a population of 128,807. Hunterdon County is one of the best places to live in New Jersey. In Hunterdon County, most residents own their homes. Residents of Hunterdon County tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Hunterdon County are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$431,600
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,492
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    16%
  • Own
    84%
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Hunterdon County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    22.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    5.3
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    6.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    129.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    427.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    16.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    9%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    18%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    23%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    32%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    20%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  11%

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Hunterdon County Reviews

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