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About North Plainfield

North Plainfield is a suburb in the New York Metro Area and in the Somerset County. It has a population of 22,695 and a population density of 8,083, which is 99% above the national average. It has a median age of 37, which is 2 years below the New York Metro median age and 2 years below the national average.


North Plainfield has a median home value of $467,700, which is 26% below the Metro average.The average rent of $2,869 is 6% below the metro average rent and 27% above the national average rent, making it one of the most affordable places to live in New York. The average household income in North Plainfield is $81,219 , which is 11% below the Metro average household income and 8% above the national average of household income.


The average school rating in North Plainfield is 3. North Plainfield also has a crime index 75 that is above the Metro average and below the National average.


$467,700Median Home Value
$635,192 New York City Metro Area
$2,869Median Rent
$3,065 New York City Metro Area
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56 mins To New York City Metro Area
32 mins Average Travel Time To Work

North Plainfield Zip Code

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North Plainfield's population is made up of 48% married, 41% single, 7% divorced and 4% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 34%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 30%. Homeowners make up 55% of the population in North Plainfield.

22,695Population
19,617,869 New York City Metro Area
8,083Population Density
  • 47% Male
  • 53% Female
37 Median Age
39 New York City Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in North Plainfield is $35,195. The Median Household Income is $81,219 and the North Plainfield Unemployment Rate is 10%.

$35,195Income Per Capita
$52,308 New York City Metro Area
$81,219Median Household Income
$91,562 New York City Metro Area
12% Poverty Rate
13% New York City Metro Area
10% Unemployment Rate
5% New York City Metro Area
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$467,700Median Home Value
$635,192 New York City Metro Area
$2,869Median Rent
$3,065 New York City Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 New York City Metro Area

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Renters
45%
Home Owners
55%
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Top Schools in North Plainfield

Green Brook Township Public School District
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132 Jefferson Avenue, Green Brook, NJ, 08812
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Green Brook Township Public School District
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105 Andrew Street, Green Brook, NJ, 08812
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Plainfield Public School District
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201 West 4th Street, Plainfield, NJ, 07060
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North Plainfield Boro School District
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303 Somerset Street, North Plainfield, NJ, 07060
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North Plainfield Boro School District
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269 Grove Street, North Plainfield, NJ, 07060
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56 mins
New York City Metro Area
32 mins Average Travel Time To Work
Commute To
Newark Liberty International Airport
29 mins
Edison Township, NJ
17 mins
Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham
29 mins
Saint John's University Oakdale Cmps
20 mins
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