These Are The 10 Worst Cities In New Jersey For 2017

We analyzed every place in New Jersey to determine which are the real pits.

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Everybody in the Northeast (who isn’t from Jersey) thinks of the state as the armpit of the region; a land mainly comprised of highways, landfills, and factory fumes. Also, as the state that raised the cast of Jersey Shore.

But aside from being the region’s favorite running joke, New Jersey has plenty of lovely places to live. Just not the places you’ll be seeing on this list.

We’ve looked at the numbers to finally determine which cities in New Jersey contribute the most to the state’s bad name (which, incidentally, may be the best places to visit if you want to see why so many in the Northeast ride on the NJ hate-train).

The following cities are the bottom of the barrel in New Jersey:

  1. Bridgeton (Photos)
  2. Lindenwold (Photos)
  3. Newark (Photos)
  4. Penns Grove (Photos)
  5. Camden (Photos)
  6. Pleasantville (Photos)
  7. Paulsboro (Photos)
  8. Pine Hill
  9. Plainfield (Photos)
  10. Vineland (Photos)

What? Where are these places you wonder? And before you get all riled up and say we’re picking on small town America, that’s not the case. We understand there’s a lot of good in every place.

However, according to data (which doesn’t measure things like beauty and ‘friendly people’), there are far better options in the state for making a place home. Read on below to see how we crunched the numbers and see how your city fared in 2017.

If you’re looking for something more national, check out the worst cities in America or the worst states in America.

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How we determined the worst places to live in New Jersey for 2017

To figure out how bad a place is to live in, we only needed to know what kinds of things people like and then decide what cities have the least amount of those things.

We don’t think it’s a stretch to assume that people like the following things:

  • Good education
  • Lots of jobs
  • Low crime
  • Low poverty
  • Nice homes
  • High incomes
  • High population density (Lots of things to do)
  • Short work commutes
  • Health insurance

The data comes from the Census’s most recent American Community Survey and from the FBI Uniform Crime Report.

We broke crime down into violent crime and property crime to give violent crime a larger weight — if you did a simple calculation of all crimes per capita, property crimes are normally 7x more common and really bias that ranking.

Furthermore, only cities with at least 5,000 people were considered — leaving 178 cities.

We then ranked each city from 1 to 178 for all the criteria with a #1 ranking being the worst for the particular criteria.

Next, we averaged the rankings into one “Worst Place To Live Score”.

Finally, we ranked every city on the “Worst Place To Live Score” with the lowest score being the worst city in New Jersey — Bridgeton. Read on for a detailed look at the 10 worst cities in New Jersey.

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This list is a scientific analysis based on real data and is completely unbiased.

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1. Bridgeton

Bridgeton, New Jersey

Source: Wikipedia

Population: 25,201
Home Values: $109,300 (3rd worst)
Unemployment Rate: 13.1% (15th worst)
With the 9th lowest median income, the 8th worst crime index, AND the 15th worst unemployment rate on this list, it’s not surprising that Bridgeton is the highest on this list.

Being in the top 35% in New Jersey as far as commute times goes helps, but one wonders if commuting further away from the worst place in New Jersey might actually make a Bridgeton resident’s day a bit better.

2. Lindenwold

Lindenwold, New Jersey

Source: Flickr

Population: 17,492
Home Values: $124,800 (6th worst)
Unemployment Rate: 11.5% (27th worst)
You can sure expect that Lindenwold is going to be a pretty rough place to live, it comes in 2nd in our analysis. It is. In fact, Lindenwold has the 16th-highest crime rate in the state. Probably no surprises there.

There were 120 violent crimes here in 2015, and residents have a 1 in 34.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime. That means, most likely, if you live in Lindenwold, either you or someone on your block had their home or car broken into last year.

You can also imagine that the economy here is in the pits — the unemployment rate sits at 11.5% which is the 27th worst in New Jersey.

3. Newark

Newark, New Jersey

Source: Wikipedia

Population: 279,793
Home Values: $223,400 (30th worst)
Unemployment Rate: 18.4% (5th worst)
As the largest city in New Jersey, Newark proves that old adage that bigger isn’t always better (in this case, it’s the 3rd worst im New Jersey).

The median household income in Newark is the 7th lowest on this list at $33,139.

Add that to a crime index in the worst 5% of all places in New Jersey and an unemployment rate that’s nearly double the national average, and it’s not a stretch to say Newark truly is part of the armpit of America.

4. Penns Grove

Penns Grove, New Jersey

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Population: 5,032
Home Values: $119,100 (4th worst)
Unemployment Rate: 20.3% (2nd worst)
Tthe small town of Penns Grove has the 3rd lowest income levels in the entire state. At $31,406, many of the people are having trouble making ends meet, and the unemployment rate is 20.3%. Additionally, 23.9% of the population lives below the poverty line.

The cost of a home here is bottom barrell at $119,100.

At least the crime is very minimal here.

5. Camden

Camden, New Jersey

Source: Wikipedia

Population: 76,904
Home Values: $84,600 (1st worst)
Unemployment Rate: 19.6% (3rd worst)
Camden, part of Camden County, is the 5th worst place to live in New Jersey for 2015.

. Residents here earn almost the lowest salaries per year relative to any other residents in the state at $25,042, and crime 2nd worst in New Jersey.

Additionally, the poverty level is 36.7% in Camden.

6. Pleasantville

Pleasantville, New Jersey

Source: Wikipedia

Population: 20,518
Home Values: $159,700 (11th worst)
Unemployment Rate: 15.6% (8th worst)
Pleasantville’s main issue is crime. It’s the 30th most dangerous place in the state of New Jersey. Is that a surprise?

If you live in Pleasantville, you have a 1 in 50.9 chance that you’ll be the victim of a property crime. That’s really high, especially for a city of its size. That’s a lot of stolen lawn mowers, cell phones and cameras. Perhaps it’s because the folks here live in far nicer homes than some of the other cities to top this list. They’re targets.

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The unemployment rate is higher than the state average at 15.6%.

7. Paulsboro

Paulsboro, New Jersey

Source: Wikipedia

Population: 6,025
Home Values: $124,300 (5th worst)
Unemployment Rate: 18.9% (4th worst)
Paulsboro, NJ needs a big hug right now. The unemployment rate here is 18.9%, the median income is just above the poverty line, and the crime is the 11th highest in the state. You have a 1 in 26.4 chance of being robbed here every year.

You could find a much better place to call home.

8. Pine Hill

Population: 10,419
Home Values: $147,000 (8th worst)
Unemployment Rate: 9.7% (54th worst)
The unemployment rate in Pine Hill is a sky high 9.7%, which is the 54th highest in the state. Ouch.

The median income in Pine Hill is $50,184. That means 15.7% of the population is living below the poverty line. Crime isn’t horrible here, but you have a 1 in 39.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime when you’re within city limits every year.

9. Plainfield

Plainfield, New Jersey

Source: Wikipedia

Population: 50,678
Home Values: $242,600 (38th worst)
Unemployment Rate: 11.8% (23rd worst)
The unemployment rate in Plainfield is a sky high 11.8%, which is the 23rd highest in the state. Ouch.

The median income in Plainfield is $54,500. That means 20.2% of the population is living below the poverty line. Crime isn’t horrible here, but you have a 1 in 43.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime when you’re within city limits every year.

10. Vineland

Vineland, New Jersey

Source: Wikipedia

Population: 60,987
Home Values: $165,000 (13th worst)
Unemployment Rate: 9.6% (55th worst)
If you live in New Jersey, you may or may not be surprised that Vineland ranked, at least on paper, as the 10th worst place to live in the state. It has the 55th highest unemployment rate in the state, and the 10th most dangerous.

Incidentally, Vineland is the 7th most densely populated city in New Jersey. Draw your own conclusions.

Wrapping Up The Worst In New Jersey

If you’re looking at areas in New Jersey with the worst economic situations, where there’s higher than average crime, and not a lot to do, this is an accurate list.

And in the end, Bridgeton ranks as the worst city to live in New Jersey for 2017.

If you’re curious enough, here are the best cities to live in New Jersey:

  1. Fair Haven (Pop. 6,075)
  2. North Caldwell (Pop. 6,415)
  3. Glen Rock (Pop. 11,859)

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Detailed List Of The Worst Cities In New Jersey

Rank City Population Unemployment Rate Home Value
1 Bridgeton 25,201 13.1% $109,300
2 Lindenwold 17,492 11.5% $124,800
3 Newark 279,793 18.4% $223,400
4 Penns Grove 5,032 20.3% $119,100
5 Camden 76,904 19.6% $84,600
6 Pleasantville 20,518 15.6% $159,700
7 Paulsboro 6,025 18.9% $124,300
8 Pine Hill 10,419 9.7% $147,000
9 Plainfield 50,678 11.8% $242,600
10 Vineland 60,987 9.6% $165,000
11 Wildwood 5,234 21.6% $223,600
12 Millville 28,515 13.5% $158,600
13 Trenton 84,632 17.3% $107,200
14 East Orange 64,578 17.8% $211,800
15 Keansburg 9,967 14.1% $190,700
16 Elizabeth 127,759 11.3% $263,600
17 Phillipsburg 14,608 12.4% $140,100
18 Asbury Park 15,945 15.4% $308,600
19 Woodbury 10,087 10.8% $164,200
20 New Brunswick 56,338 8.5% $242,200
21 West New York 51,860 11.0% $317,400
22 Harrison 14,629 11.4% $306,900
23 Roselle 21,466 14.0% $213,800
24 Long Branch 30,721 10.5% $315,900
25 Paterson 146,987 10.1% $246,700
26 Guttenberg 11,595 11.2% $292,600
27 Passaic 70,618 9.4% $302,200
28 Newton 8,036 9.6% $217,500
29 Linden 41,322 11.0% $265,500
30 Somers Point 10,776 8.8% $227,500
31 Clayton 8,292 8.6% $175,600
32 Kearny 41,866 10.7% $307,100
33 Burlington 9,868 11.0% $157,700
34 Bellmawr 11,507 12.2% $168,800
35 Somerdale 5,298 10.8% $165,000
36 Runnemede 8,414 12.3% $173,200
37 Fairview 14,233 10.7% $354,100
38 Carteret 23,965 12.7% $245,500
39 Haledon 8,412 13.7% $257,300
40 Red Bank 12,238 9.1% $353,800
41 Wharton 6,607 11.1% $275,200
42 South River 16,274 12.3% $277,600
43 Garfield 31,265 9.0% $328,000
44 Glassboro 18,958 11.7% $193,000
45 Freehold 11,978 7.7% $279,200
46 Perth Amboy 52,179 5.0% $245,800
47 Washington 6,466 7.9% $209,300
48 North Plainfield 22,156 6.7% $268,000
49 Palmyra 7,356 11.4% $171,200
50 Stratford 7,007 10.6% $187,500
51 Keyport 7,195 6.3% $264,800
52 Prospect Park 5,924 11.5% $254,300
53 Bayonne 65,378 7.1% $318,300
54 Union Beach 5,885 14.3% $246,700
55 Absecon 8,394 11.7% $206,900
56 Bound Brook 10,515 7.5% $279,200
57 Hammonton 14,735 8.7% $246,500
58 Manville 10,454 10.5% $251,100
59 Lodi 24,590 9.1% $341,800
60 Berlin 7,618 11.3% $231,300
61 Englewood 27,992 6.9% $378,100
62 Rahway 28,644 10.7% $268,100
63 Hackensack 44,035 5.9% $283,300
64 Dover 18,324 7.8% $262,300
65 Belmar 5,745 9.4% $511,900
66 Brigantine 9,347 7.7% $364,000
67 Little Ferry 10,856 8.3% $319,000
68 East Rutherford 9,076 5.3% $392,000
69 Hopatcong 14,802 11.3% $240,100
70 Jamesburg 5,978 7.8% $272,800
71 South Amboy 8,787 9.5% $272,500
72 Cliffside Park 24,493 6.9% $400,800
73 Secaucus 18,170 7.0% $394,200
74 Sayreville 44,051 8.2% $295,300
75 Oceanport 5,800 12.4% $424,700
76 Clifton 85,552 6.6% $333,300
77 Dunellen 7,368 4.8% $282,400
78 South Plainfield 23,871 7.8% $323,100
79 Barrington 6,877 8.5% $204,000
80 Totowa 10,931 10.1% $378,100
81 Bloomingdale 7,933 11.1% $319,200
82 Bogota 8,329 8.3% $318,300
83 Roselle Park 13,555 12.2% $271,300
84 Carlstadt 6,225 7.6% $389,800
85 North Arlington 15,734 7.2% $349,800
86 Ridgefield Park 12,969 5.8% $325,300
87 Wallington 11,584 5.3% $366,200
88 Woodland Park 12,267 8.2% $357,800
89 Wanaque 11,617 9.6% $302,300
90 Northfield 8,597 8.4% $235,500
91 Somerville 12,212 6.7% $284,300
92 Palisades Park 20,364 5.7% $513,000
93 Beachwood 11,128 7.3% $242,100
94 Tinton Falls 17,872 8.5% $297,800
95 Fort Lee 36,251 6.7% $333,300
96 Elmwood Park 19,959 5.3% $358,200
97 Collingswood 13,925 5.7% $244,700
98 Paramus 26,760 6.2% $545,700
99 Pitman 8,932 7.9% $185,800
100 Spotswood 8,413 5.9% $284,300
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51 thoughts on “These Are The 10 Worst Cities In New Jersey For 2017

  1. I might throw Union city under the bus but Wny and guttenberg are pretty decent places especially considering how dense they are, have you been to Irvington? Vineland? Camden? Bayonne?

  2. Having lived in West New York for thirty years and having worked in Union City for many of those, I certainly can’t argue with this assessment. Overpopulation is one of many problems plaguing the area. There is also so much corruption. I left many years ago and was so happy to do so.

  3. Itotally adisagree with your statement regarding Union City. It’s completely the opposite!!! Come to the city and you will see. God bless Union City!!

  4. I am not even sure where to begin with this list …. Clearly you haven’t been to the towns you’ve list and haven’t done any actual research but simply going off someone else “statistics”… If anything you sound like someone who calls himself a Chef, voicing his amazing culinary skill but has never tasted his own food… In other words …Ridiculous and an unreliable source…. Hopefully in the near future you can take the time to do some actual investigation work on the topic your writing about ….

  5. This article is satire and the person who wrote the article has no idea what the hell he is talking about. The fact that he used “stuff to do” as a static, plus the fact that Camden is not on the list AT ALL proves my point. Unbiased my ass.

  6. I have to strongly disagree with your list. No way WNY, Guttenberg and UC are worse places to live in than JC, Paterson, Camden, Atlantic City, and many other cities in NJ. Their educational districts are much better than whatever stats you came up with. You have many foreigners taking tests, and the tests are not reflective of the successful integration of so many nationalities.

    1. Union city , gutternberg and west New York way better than jersey city ,Paterson ….
      Educational districts , low crime

  7. This is no report. It’s totally ludicrous, rediculous and ambiguous. Look at that beautiful picture of WNY. And the meltingpot of all kinds of people that actually say, “Good morning”, “Thank you”, etc.
    How condescending to compare a tv show to the Real People of New Jersey who never to a NY minute to rush to the aide of the many victims of 9/11, Sandy or anything else coming their way!
    How dare you! You should be ashamed of yourself!
    And that’s all I have to say about that!

  8. Who’s wrote this stupid article. FYI college educated, work in the city and I live in Orange for 5 years.This is a bias article foh!

  9. I do not believe that about Madison park . It is a devopment not a town and the picture is Sayreville. Maybe who ever wrote this should know what they are talking about. All facts wrong, the writer that wrote this is sadly mistaken and a letter of apology should be posted on facebook

    1. My thoughts exactly. Madison Park is a great place. It is a housing development (neighborhood) in Old Bridge Township. I have lived there for over 50 years and have never experienced any problems.

  10. When I read your article it bothered me so much. I grew up in WNY and I could tell you we had everything you wanted and needed to prepare you for the world. Not to many places you can go and have New York City as your backdrop as you played basketball in the park or I can never remember not having a friend to hang out with, still today many of my friends are my childhood friends. We had everything we needed nearby, from movie theaters, Bergenline Ave with over 100 blocks of stores, we also had every sport you can imagine, plus the Meadowlands and we did not only watch them, we played them as well and of course we had the greatest city in the world in our door step, we did not only stay in WNY we were near everything. By the way all of New Jersey weather is crappy, so that puts the entire state on the list and as far as income we had again New York City to tap into if we wanted. No town is perfect, but WNY made me who I am today a father of 4 kids, Married 27 years to my WNY High School sweatheart, graduate from Fairleigh Dickinson University, and a successful entrepreneur. I will always carry WNY in my heart !

  11. I would drive into and walk around parts of Newark. I wouldn’t set foot in Patterson without a strong guy with me. The cops wait am hour to go to a crime scene to make sure the idiots are done shooting. They send a three cop cars..1 to respond, 2 for backup, 3 to watch the cop cars so they aren’t stolen. Camden as well. I won’t go without my body guard. I am not being racist. . it’s just a mess and unsafe.

  12. Jersey City is in the middle of Iraq including BAYONNE. If i had the money to buy these 2 cities including newark i will sell them to iraq.they’re really bad to raised kid’s really not safe for anyone.

  13. I agree being a Jersey girl, Jersey city, East Orange not Orange, Camden and some parts of Trenton are pretty rough. Cause he didn’t go by crime rate.

  14. This is opinionated not factual. Yes cities like Newark, Irvington, and Orange are high crime areas! Why! When the necessities needed for basic survival are denied, chaos happens. I lived in two of these cities and know first hand the difficulty of finding employment there. The majority of jobs are doled out to outsiders, inside and outside the state solely because the residents there aren’t provided with services and resources that would provide productivity. There are plenty here qualified to perform the same tasks as the outsiders but are denied solely because they are residents of the cities in question, deemed the same as the rest. It doesn’t matter the skin color, just saying you are from these places raises brows and cast a shadow
    of doubt not just for employment but residency, visitation and everything-else. Most places has their problem sector but these mentioned as the worst for high crime (on and off the list) are prejudged. Many may say no to this but those saying no aren’t from there. Given the chance to improve surely would give us the opportunity to seek better but this too is not wanted by most. Nay sayers may be disagreeing with this list but many don’t and won’t let them out no matter their qualifications, standards and desire for

  15. I agree that our towns were sht sometimes sht holes, but the claim that they are ranked by a criteria shows that you know nothing about New Jersey. Union City, West New York and Newark have great commuting. Newark has a Pen Station for goodness sake. They put the Red Bulls and Devils in Newark because of the ease of transportation. Union City and West New York have pretty good education systems considering the dense population. And if we are ranking by crime, poverty, and high unemployment, where the hell is Camden, Atlantic City, and Trenton?

  16. As a Jersey girl, I must say that only 2 of the people of the TV show “Jersey Shore” are from NJ. Most of them are from
    Staten Island! 😀

  17. Madison Park is not a town, it is a subset of north/northwest Old Bridge Township…and the picture shown for it is approximately 1 mile north into the next town (sayreville).

  18. Seriously dude how can you leave out Camden this list is a joke I’m guessing you don’t even live in new jersey

  19. This list is absolutely right on.. My parents bought a house in WNY in 1982 .. I graduated from memorial in ’85 it was an incredibly lovely town where everyone knew each other shopping and restaurants were amazing . There was a sense of safety . After 33 years I’m sad to say it’s definitely time to go .. There isn’t a restaurant worth going to ,every store is a .99 cent , if u get home past 7:30 good luck finding a parking . When u actually see the decline of what was once a beautiful suburban town its a damn shame and I don’t appreciate people trying to paint it any better than the dispicable overpopulated mess it is now

    1. Sorry, you’re wrong. The town turned to absolute shit in the mid-60’s. I couldn’t wait to get out of there.

  20. Where’s Jersey City? Bayonne? Camden? Paterson? The author of this article is obviously not from New Jersey if he thinks these are the worst places.

  21. This list is ridiculous. West New York, Union City and Guttenberg made the list but not Jersey City, Camden, Patterson, or Atlantic City?!?!? AND you said the cast of the Jersey shore came from New Jersey when most of them were born in New York? I know internet articles generally have low standards but this is horrific.

    You’re obviously not from Jersey and you obviously don’t know how to research very well Mr. Zane.

    1. You were obviously driving through there too fast to not notice the horses, clean living, awesome schools, and high property taxes. Were Rumson, Monmouth Beach, and Elberon equally reprehensible?

  22. Madison Park is a development not a city. The picture shown isn’t Madison Park. Madison Park is a part of Old Bridge. I’ve lived here mist of my life. I don’t hear about all this crime. Again check your info. Madison Park isn’t a city.

  23. I live in West New York, and I have to say this list is pretty damn accurate.

    There are a lot of variables that Matt has taken into account so do yourself a favor and check the lengthy data he compiled. If he had added a “corruption” metric, West New York would be #1.

    But we can’t be first in anything, alas, save maybe illegal immigrants.

  24. Bridgeton is the county seat of the poorest county in the state,it is taking it’s neighbors Millville and Vineland down with it.Unemployment is up and Social Services are overwhelmed.

  25. Camden(also known as Condemned)is a victim of the de-industrialization of the nation.It looks and acts disgusting.Its suburbs are old, worn out and not very attractive anymore.

  26. There are few things that will convince me that the area of West New York, Union City, and Guttenberg aren’t a giant lump of excrement that I’d never live in again. Seriously, it’s all one area, really. Bad driving, high crime, cockroaches, and just a terrible place. the area gets better when you start going through North Bergen and is gone by the time you get to Cliffside Park. We can also agree that Newark and Irvington are a cesspool of corruption, crime, and drugs. Those are the obvious choices and the author is not wrong in bringing these aboard to his article.

    HOWEVER, he missed a whole bunch that are truly horrific cities. Has the writer ever been to Wildwood, Atlantic City, Seaside, Lakewood, Neptune, or Fairview? Those are terrible places, too. Or how about Camden? It’s like a war zone. Drive through Lakewood on your way down to LBI on Route 9 and you’ll find a city that is dying of neglect. Lakewood is growing, but if you put cancer in a healthy body, it will grow, too.

    No, there are bad places to live in New Jersey. The author found some of the more obvious ones and neglected some of the worst. After all Camden has been on the book of lists as one of the worst places to live in the country since they started writing them.

  27. Bergen County is a bad place to live and so is Camden County not just Camden. A so-called famous woman who said whe was abused in Camden when she was 10 moved with her family to nearby Cherry Hill said it was “like being abducted by aliens and taken to a penal colony” and I’d agree. Bergen County is about as bad and a lot of the local and County governments there are even worse. Lots of ‘worst in the world’ things there from no buying on Sunday to crime and corruption to being treated as poorly and dangerous as Camden County and if you say anything they’ll get mean and may try to hurt you and your kids. Fbi even talked to high school kids in Bergen County because ISIS was sending video messages to the children there – what a terrible place. Lookup “FBI forums focus on ISIS recruitment threat in N.J. ” in May 2016 and “FBI Speaks To Bergen County High School Students About ISIS Recruitment Threat”. Bergen County government is so bad and a lot of people there so mean and harmful to their own children ISIS targets their kids! Lots of racism and even disgraceful eugenics from all races to the the others there and it is supported and encouraged by the criminal justice system and police, not the way to handle a diverse and crowded population. Gets my vote for worst place to live and place to be most avoided in the US.

  28. This list is so inaccurate…Guttenberg & WNY are densely populated & not the best choice of a place to live…but I know many people who love it there. So many great restaurants in the area, easy & close access to the city & I never experienced any danger or crime of any kind.
    There are parks, dog runs & so much to do. What about the tons of desolate, depressing, awful towns in South Jersey… There’s plenty he could’ve added to the list. I don’t think this person really knows anything about New Jersey because he left out so many worse towns…Camden, Paterson, East Orange, etc…

  29. The author of this article is out of touch with reality. Union City is a great area!!! The mayor has taken great strides to beautify the neighborhood and that has given a new sense of pride for the people that live here. People say hello to you on the street. Everything is at your finger tips as far as shopping, restaurants, etc. Let’s also not forget that the commute to Manhattan is only 15 minutes. We have lived here for a year now and stand by the fact that it was a great investment. People are rapidly buying into this area because they see the upward trend of the area. YES it’s Jersey, but get over it! LOVE Union City!!!

  30. SOME of the worst streets are in Paterson, comparable to Camden & Newark (1990s). Those 2 towns are greatly improving, Trenton & (even) Irvington are worse than Newark overall, though, Irvington may not be rated as high as Newark on a crime list. Jersey City is barely better than Newark but may be getting worse again crime-wise. This, basically, applies to what means the ‘worst’ towns given various factors for N.J. cities.

  31. Hello


    I would like to invite to visit Paulsboro, NJ. I do not agree with your data, since i also serve on the governing body of the borough of Paulsboro.

    I would like to do a conference call with our administrative team to review your data. Paulsboro is a safe and clean town, a classic American blue collar town with a rich tradition going back to the early days of our country.

    Looking forward to talk with you soon.

    John Giovannitti

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