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Green Brook Township
  • Suburb in New Jersey

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

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Green Brook Township is a suburb of New York City with a population of 7,114. Green Brook Township is in Somerset County and is one of the best places to live in New Jersey. Living in Green Brook Township offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Green Brook Township there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Green Brook Township and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Green Brook Township are highly rated.

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About Green Brook Township...
Population
7,114

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$486,300
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$2,290
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    7%
  • Own
    93%
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Green Brook Township Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    14.1
    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
    113.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    622.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    56.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    14%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    18%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    33%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  12%

Working in Green Brook Township

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$148,535
National
$62,843

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