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Weehawken Township
  • Suburb in New Jersey

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

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Weehawken Township is a suburb of New York City with a population of 14,756. Weehawken Township is in Hudson County and is one of the best places to live in New Jersey. Living in Weehawken Township offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Weehawken Township there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Weehawken Township and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Weehawken Township are highly rated.

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About Weehawken Township...
Population
14,756

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$714,700
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,825
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    68%
  • Own
    32%
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Weehawken Township Rankings

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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
    80.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    13.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    40.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    221.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,418.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    107.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    3%
  • 25-34 years
    25%
  • 35-44 years
    19%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    11%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    27%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    34%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    13%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    17%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

Working in Weehawken Township

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$100,328
National
$64,994

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