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Living In Kearny, NJ

A small city in New Jersey, Kearny has a population of slightly more than 42,000. With an average age of just over 38, the city's residents skew younger than most cities in New Jersey. By a slim 53%-47% margin, renters are slightly more common than homeowners in Kearny. At $1,251 a month, the average rent is roughly on par with the state average.

Many Kearny residents work in one of three industries: retail, healthcare, and warehousing. Combined, these industries make up 18% of the labor force in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many workers in these industries are in sales, which ranks as the top profession in the city. Kearny workers earn an average annual income of around $76K, around $10,000 less than those elsewhere in the state. The city's average income, however, is fairly on par with the national average of $73,345. Compared to the national average, Kearny has a large percentage of residents over the age of 25 who have earned a high school degree or GED (25%). Furthermore, 12% have a Bachelor's degree and 4% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree.

Kearny residents have an average commute of about 34 minutes. Many residents (35%) drive to work, while public transit is used by only 7% of the population. A small percentage of residents (2%) commute to work on foot, though the number exceeds the national average.

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