Metuchen SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
3

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Metuchen, New Jersey Info Snack

Metuchen (/mttn/ m-TUTCH-n) is a borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States, which is 5 miles (8.0 km) northeast of New Brunswick, 13 miles (21 km) southwest of Newark, 17 miles (27 km) southwest of Jersey City, and 21 miles (34 km) southwest of Manhattan, all part of the New York metropolitan area. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough's population was 13,574, reflecting an increase of 734 (+5.7%) from the 12,840 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 36 (+0.3%) from the 12,804 counted in the 1990 Census.
Population
13,940
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
2.1%
Median Home
$407,800
Median Income
$116,632
Median Rent
$1,495

Rankings for Metuchen in New Jersey

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Map Of Metuchen, NJ

Population over time in Metuchen

Year Population % Change
2017 13,940 1.1%
2016 13,791 0.2%
2015 13,765 0.4%
2014 13,707 0.5%
2013 13,640 0.4%
2012 13,585 0.6%
2011 13,504 0.5%
2010 13,431 -

Crime in Metuchen Per 100k

Crime Metuchen NJ USA
Violent Crime 85.8 228.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.6 5.3
Robbery 42.9 87.7 98.0
Aggravated Assault 42.9 120.8 248.9
Property Crime 1251.7 1555.5 2362.0
Burglary 193.1 265.3 430.4
Larceny 972.7 1155.1 1694.0
Car Theft 85.8 135.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Metuchen

White
70.9% (9,885)
African American
4.7% (657)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
14.7% (2,048)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (21)
Two Or More
2.5% (349)
Hispanic
7.0% (980)
Race Metuchen NJ USA
White 70.9% 56.1% 61.5%
African American 4.7% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 14.7% 9.4% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 7.0% 19.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Metuchen, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
2.4% (33,456)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.4% (5,576)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.0% (41,820)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.5% (62,730)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.4% (103,156)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.9% (179,826)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.0% (139,400)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.4% (326,196)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.4% (172,856)
$200,000 or more
23.6% (328,984)
Income Metuchen NJ USA
Less than $10,000 2.4% 5.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.4% 3.5% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.0% 7.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.5% 7.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.4% 10.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.9% 15.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.0% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.4% 17.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.4% 9.3% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 23.6% 11.9% 6.3%

Gender in Metuchen

Female
50.5% (7,046)
Male
49.5% (6,893)
Gender Metuchen NJ USA
Female 50.5% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Metuchen for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.1% (297)
9-12th Grade
2.2% (312)
High School / GED
15.9% (2,212)
Some College
12.1% (1,688)
Associate's Degree
8.2% (1,139)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (4,179)
Master's Degree
20.1% (2,798)
Professional Degree
5.1% (708)
Doctorate Degree
4.3% (602)
Education Metuchen NJ USA
< 9th Grade 2.1% 5.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 2.2% 5.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 15.9% 27.9% 27.3%
Some College 12.1% 16.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.2% 6.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 23.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 20.1% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 5.1% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.3% 1.5% 1.4%

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