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Apartments for rent in Highland Park, NJ

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See what Highland Park, NJ has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Highland Park Demographics

Education

High School

16%

Associate's

14%

Bachelor's

35%

Master's

22%

Doctorate

13%

Family Size

2 people

43%

3 people

24%

4 people

21%

5 people

9%

6+ people

3%

Household Income

0-50k

30%

50-100k

31%

100-150k

17%

150-200k

8%

200k+

15%

Age

0-10

11%

10-20

12%

20-45

40%

45-65

25%

65+

13%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Highland Park?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Jul '24-$2050$2787$3112
Jun '24-$2137$2875$3112
May '24-$2050$2875$3112
Apr '24-$2050$2825$3112
Mar '24-$1850$2825$3112
Feb '24-$1850$2825$3112
Jan '24-$1900$2825$3112
Dec '23-$2050$2825$3112
Nov '23-$2050$2737$3112
Oct '23-$2050$2775$3112
Sep '23-$2050$2875$3112
Aug '23-$2029$2875$3112
Jul '23-$1775$2875$3112

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Highland Park

Highland Park Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

26%

15-30 Mins

31%

30-40 Mins

13%

40-60 Mins

17%

60+ Mins

13%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 5454

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 12 of 19 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 10 of 19 renters

Percentage: 5656

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 12 of 19 renters

Top Scores: Parks, Art, Medicine

Things To Do In Highland Park

Top Score

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Highland Park.

  1. A high number of parks per resident
  2. 62% fewer parks than average
  3. 25% more parks than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 50% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 67% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Highland Park's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 69% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 67% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This supermarket score is far from superior.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 73% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 32% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Better stock your pantry because the restaurant scene is paltry.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 72% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 22% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Stock up on your home beans, because this place is out of brew.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 100% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Disco is definitely dead around here.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 85% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 44% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 76% fewer shops than average
  3. 50% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Do you even lift, bro? Highland Park is weak on fitness.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 75% fewer gyms than average
  3. 43% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Highland Park.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 75% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 17% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fasten your seat belt, it's a long way to get gas.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 87% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 44% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Highland Park Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 17 of 19 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 17 of 19 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 16 of 19 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 15 of 19 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 14 of 19 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 14 of 19 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 13 of 19 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 12 of 19 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 12 of 19 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 11 of 19 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 11 of 19 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 11 of 19 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 11 of 19 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 11 of 19 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 10 of 19 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 11 of 19 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 12 of 19 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 15 of 19 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 16 of 19 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 17 of 19 renters

Highland Park Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Highland Park

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Highland Park, NJ

Highland Park is a small city in New Jersey with a population of approximately 14,000. The city's population, with an average age of just under 37, is younger than most cities in New Jersey. Home ownership is less common than renting in the area, and 42% of residents own their homes despite a relatively expensive average rent of $1,388 per month, significantly higher than the state average of $1,272.

Highland Park residents have a wide range of industries from which to choose, the most common four of which are education, healthcare, scientific, and retail. Together, these industries make up 33% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the city's workers are in management, as 10% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. Highland Park workers earn an average annual income of around $94,000, a little more than the New Jersey average. Highland Park's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345. Compared to the national average (7%), Highland Park has a high number of residents over the age of 25 with advanced degrees, as 23% have earned a Master's or a Doctoral degree. Furthermore, 20% have a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.

Highland Park has an average commute time of about 32 minutes. Many residents (41%) commute to work by car, while public transportation is used by just 4% of the population. Few commuters (3%) walk to work, though the number exceeds the national average.