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Plainsboro Center

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

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    Plainsboro Center is a with a population of 2,715. Plainsboro Center is in Middlesex County and is one of the best places to live in New Jersey. Living in Plainsboro Center offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Plainsboro Center there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Plainsboro Center and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Plainsboro Center are highly rated.

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    Real Estate

    Median Home Value
    $438,800
    National
    $229,800
    Median Rent
    $1,683
    National
    $1,096
    Area Feel
    Urban Suburban Mix
    Rent vs. Own
    • Rent
      69%
    • Own
      31%
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    Plainsboro Center Rankings

    Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and expert insights.

    Crime & Safety

    Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
    Based on violent and property crime rates.
    Violent Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Assault
      No data available  
      national  282.7
    • Murder
      No data available  
      national  6.1
    • Rape
      No data available  
      national  40.7
    • Robbery
      No data available  
      national  135.5
    Property Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Burglary
      No data available  
      national  500.1
    • Theft
      No data available  
      national  2,042.8
    • Motor Vehicle Theft
      No data available  
      national  284

    Residents

    Diversity
    grade A minus
    Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
    Age
    • <10 years
      15%
    • 10-17 years
      7%
    • 18-24 years
      1%
    • 25-34 years
      26%
    • 35-44 years
      18%
    • 45-54 years
      12%
    • 55-64 years
      10%
    • 65+ years
      11%
    Education Levels
    • Master's degree or higher
      51%
      national  13%
    • Bachelor's degree
      36%
      national  20%
    • Some college or associate's degree
      5%
      national  29%
    • High school diploma or equivalent
      7%
      national  27%
    • Less than high school diploma
      1%
      national  11%

    Working in Plainsboro Center

    Jobs
    grade A
    Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
    Median Household Income
    $100,344
    National
    $64,994

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