Real Estate Market Update for Perth Amboy, NJ
Map Information for Perth Amboy, NJ
Area Information for Perth Amboy, NJ
  • Population: 51,998
  • Median Age: 32.01 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 19.58 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 6.909%
  • Population Density: 11,059/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 9.93%
  • Closest Airport: Newark Liberty International
  • Closest College: Rabbi Jacob Joseph School
  • Closest Jr. College: Middlesex County College
  • Median Household Income: $47,927
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 19.81%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.46 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $140,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: New York Rangers
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 26%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Perth Amboy, NJ
Median Age: 32.01 Married: 23% Number of Households: 15,701 Households with Children: 7,215
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Perth Amboy, NJ

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      James J. Flynn Elementary School 0.6 mi Public K-4 1 4
      Our Lady Of Peace 0.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Samuel E Shull Middle School 0.7 mi Public 5-8 1 2
      Assumption Catholic School 0.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 3
      Edmund J. Hmieleski Ecc 0.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Perth Amboy High School 1.0 mi Public 9-12 0 2
      Hn Richardson 21 Cent School 1.0 mi Public K-4 1 5
      Ignacio Cruz Ecc 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Edward J patten Elementary School 1.2 mi Public K-4 1 4
      Perth Amboy Catholic School 1.4 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Anthony V Ceres School 1.4 mi Public K-4 1 3
      Our Redeemer Lutheran School 1.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Perth Amboy Vocational School 1.6 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Mc Ginnis Middle School 1.6 mi Public 5-8 1 4
      Robert N wilentz Elementary School 1.7 mi Public K-4 1 5
      Ford Avenue Elementary School 1.7 mi Public K-5 3-5 2
      Fords Middle School 2.0 mi Public 6-8 3 3
      Lafayette Estates Elementary School 2.2 mi Public K-5 2-5 3
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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