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Edison Township
  • Suburb in New Jersey

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

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Edison Township is a suburb of New York City with a population of 107,018. Edison Township is in Middlesex County and is one of the best places to live in New Jersey. Living in Edison Township offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Edison Township there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Edison Township and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Edison Township are highly rated.

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About Edison Township...
Population
107,018

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$456,700
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,830
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    118.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    7.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    37.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    177.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,366
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    147.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    25%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    31%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    18%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    18%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

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