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Living In North Plainfield, NJ

A small city located in New Jersey, North Plainfield has a population of approximately 22,000. At an average age of just under 36, the city's population is decidedly younger than most cities in New Jersey. Homeowners hold a slight majority over renters in North Plainfield by a slim 53%-47% margin. The average rent of $1,340/month is a bit above the state average.

North Plainfield residents have an average commute of about 36 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the prevailing way to get to work, opted for by 47% of residents, while public transportation is used by just 4% of the population. Not many residents (2%) walk to work, though the number does exceed the national average.

Compared to the national average, North Plainfield has a relatively large percentage of residents over the age of 25 who possess a high school degree or equivalent (22%). Further, 11% possess a Bachelor's degree and 5% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate. North Plainfield residents have a wide range of industries from which to choose, the most common four of which are retail, manufacturing, healthcare, and entertainment. Combined, these industries account for 28% of the city's workforce. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the city's residents work in transportation, making it the top career path in the city. With an average annual income of around $82K, North Plainfield workers earn roughly the same as the average New Jersey resident. However, North Plainfield compares more favorably to the national average ($73,345).

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