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  1. #1 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Princeton Junction

    21 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Moved here from Manhattan and been living here for 21 years, and love it. Great for raising a family, social and cultural diversity, convenience, safe, great schools, lots of outdoor spaces in and....

    Read 21 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 1,989,

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  2. #2 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Monmouth Junction

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Works Here says I grew up in--and attended public schools in--South Brunswick; and for the past 26 years I have also worked there. I have nothing but good things to say about the township, in general, and Monmouth....

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 8,911,

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  3. #3 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Mountain Lakes

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    27 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says You’ll wish you grew up here! Luckily, I did, and moved back to raise our children. So many Lakers who grew up here have moved back here the past few years because they appreciate the wonderful....

    Read 27 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 4,249,

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  4. #4 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Robbinsville

    36 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Excellent school district. Very safe area with plenty of parks near by such as Mercer County. Access to all major highways are right here so the ease of commute is nice. Nightlife here stinks as....

    Read 36 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 2,836,

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  5. #5 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Beckett

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says The Swedesboro-Logan township area is a great place to live. I have lived here my whole life, and the schools are fairly good as far as I saw and experienced. The atmosphere is great, not a whole lot....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 5,091,

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  6. #6 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Springdale

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    15 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says I grew up here, and it is one of my favorite places in the world. Almost no crime, really good schools that prepared me well, close enough to Philly to do things but far enough away to be different....

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 14,111,

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  7. #7 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Glen Ridge

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    21 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Community is small and quaint but at times it can be a very small, constricting bubble. In schools especially, everybody knows everybody, and that means that with any taint of originality can make....

    Read 21 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 7,583,

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  8. #8 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Glen Rock

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    38 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Tons of character and history, great people, and great schools. Moved here when we started our family and don’t plan on leaving!.

    Read 38 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 11,747,

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  9. #9 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Greentree

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    49 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Wooded area creates great scenes. For sound, a little bit noisy at times, but good for the most part. Schools are great. Very safe..

    Read 49 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 10,597,

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  10. #10 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Ho-Ho-Kus

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Ho-Ho-Kus is a nice small town perfect for kids to grow up. There is a great public school right in town that has K-8 grades. There are many small business here and lots of friendly business owners.....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 4,096,

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  11. #11 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Kendall Park

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    35 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love love love living in Kendall Park! I've been living here since I was in Kindergarten, and I'm currently a Freshman at the local South Brunswick High School. It's safe to say the schooling is....

    Read 35 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 9,852,

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  12. #12 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Richwood

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    7 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says In all of my time here, I have never heard of a major crime take place in this area. The police force do an excellent job keeping this town safe and I am proud of it..

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 3,967,

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  13. #13 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Princeton Meadows

    31 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Excellent place to live in central jersey with beautiful homes, Posh, Spacious landscape, best schools, Corporate offices, Shopping centers, medical centers, sports facilities Including baseball,....

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 14,261,

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  14. #14 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Bradley Gardens

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says Loved living in Bradley Gardens for 20 years, recently retired and moved to North Carolina. Raised kids here, great safe place to live the dream. Convenient to everything and lots of alternate....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 14,714,

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  15. #15 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Berkeley Heights Township

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    30 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Fantastic community for schools, senior valentines events, sports , outdoor space, restaurants. There is something for everyone!.

    Read 30 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 13,321,

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  16. #16 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Dayton

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    35 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Diverse, clean and safe community! Schools are great! Ideal place to raise a family. We need more local activities. (Skating rinks, indoor play areas).

    Read 35 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 8,158,

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  17. #17 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Bedminster Township

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    17 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Safe, clean town. Education is stellar. My children had great experiences at Bernards High School. Very good restaurants and 7 minutes from the Bridgewater mall & movie theater. Family town, yes. Do....

    Read 17 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 8,042,

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  18. #18 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Haworth

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Haworth is an absolutely gorgeous and underrated community. The Haworth Public School is excellent with small class sizes and committed teachers, administrators and parents. The town has a lot of....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 3,400,

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  19. #19 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Chatham

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    39 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Quiet place to live, lovely atmosphere with many parks and hiking options. I love to go to the bike path right by my house and I can go 6 miles there! Also close to Delaware water gap (about 1 hr via....

    Read 39 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 8,729,

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  20. #20 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Fanwood

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Fanwood, New Jersey is a fascinating little suburb in the middle, or central part of New Jersey. It is a nice town to live in if you are thinking of starting a family, and make a moderate or higher....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 7,686,

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  21. #21 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Essex Fells

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Top NJ town with high property values with relatively low RE Taxes. Top awarded Blue ribbon public elementary school. Regional middle & high schools are also very good!.

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 2,037,

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  22. #22 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Plainsboro Center

    35 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Plainsboro is a quiet but affluent township, outside of Princeton, New Jersey, that is small in nature but significant in the landscape of Middlesex County. Plainsboro has a booming agricultural....

    Read 35 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 2,715,

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  23. #23 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Haddonfield

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    26 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Haddonfield: wonderful walkable community, diverse downtown dining and retail, beautiful wooded trails, unique homes of all sizes, lots of children, great schools, a 5-10 min drive to most local....

    Read 26 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 11,342,

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  24. #24 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Martinsville

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    31 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Martinsville is a great little town with hiking trails, bike paths and a few great restaurants. The schools are excellent. The people are friendly..

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 11,384,

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  25. #25 Best Places to Buy a House in New Jersey.

    Robertsville

    Suburb in New Jersey,

    13 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says We encounter normal, mostly non violent crimes here..

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 11,866,

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