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All About

Living In Rockaway, NJ

Rockaway, New Jersey is a small town with just over 6,000 residents. Middle-aged professionals will feel welcome, as they account for an above-average percentage of the population, while young professionals account for a smaller percentage of the town. Overall, the town's population, with an average age of just under 43, skews older than most cities in New Jersey. Just 32% of residents rent in Rockaway, as most own their homes. At $1,301 a month, the average rent is roughly on par with the state average.

Rockaway has a relatively high number of residents older than 25 with Bachelor's degrees (18%) compared to the national average (13%). Furthermore, 25% have a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. Many Rockaway residents work in one of four industries: retail, entertainment, healthcare, and manufacturing. Together, these industries make up 28% of the workforce in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many residents work in sales, making it the top profession in the town. With an average annual income of just under $98K, Rockaway workers take home more than the average New Jersey resident. Rockaway's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345.

Rockaway has an average commute time of about 29 minutes, shorter than the state average of about 34 minutes. Driving a vehicle is the most common means of commuting to work, chosen by 46% of commuters, while public transit is not extensively used. Walking isn't a common method of commuting to work.

Cost of Living

Average Rent in Rockaway

Mar 20Feb 20Jan 20Dec 19Nov 19Oct 19Sep 19Aug 19Jul 19Jun 19May 19Apr 19
Studio1 Bed2 Bed3 Bed
$1,822$2,245$2,600
1,8222,2452,600
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1,8222,245
1,8222,295
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1,8372,095
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*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.

Education

Top Schools in Rockaway

  • Elementary
  • Middle
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Northvail Elementary School

10 Eileen Court
Grades K-5 | Public
Apartments Near Northvail Elementary School
10/10
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Hilldale

123 Konner Avenue
Grades K-5 | Public
Apartments Near Hilldale
9/10
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Mendham Township Elementary School

West Main St
Grades PK-4 | Public
Apartments Near Mendham Township Elementary School
9/10
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Mendham Township Middle School

16 Washington Valley Rd
Grades 5-8 | Public
Apartments Near Mendham Township Middle School
9/10
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Wildwood Elementary School

51 Glen Road
Grades K-5 | Public
Apartments Near Wildwood Elementary School
9/10
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Catherine A Dwyer School

665 Mt Hope Ave
Grades K-5 | Public
Apartments Near Catherine A Dwyer School
8/10
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Hilltop School

12 Hilltop Rd
Grades PK-4 | Public
Apartments Near Hilltop School
8/10
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Jefferson

Corn Hollow Rd
Grades K-4 | Public
Apartments Near Jefferson
8/10
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Littleton Elementary School

51 Brooklawn Dr
Grades PK-5 | Public
Apartments Near Littleton Elementary School
8/10
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Mount Tabor School

Park Rd And Route 53
Grades K-5 | Public
Apartments Near Mount Tabor School
8/10
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Mountain View

100 Dean Rd
Grades 5-8 | Public
Apartments Near Mountain View
8/10
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Mountview Road

30 Mountview Rd
Grades K-5 | Public
Apartments Near Mountview Road
8/10
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Riverview Elementary School

33 St Marys Place
Grades K-5 | Public
Apartments Near Riverview Elementary School
8/10
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Troy Hills Elementary School

509 S. Beverwyck Road
Grades K-5 | Public
Apartments Near Troy Hills Elementary School
8/10
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Valley View

Montgomery Ave
Grades PK-5 | Public
8/10
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William H Mason Jr

5 Shawnee Trail
Grades K-5 | Public
Apartments Near William H Mason Jr
8/10
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Borough

500 Speedwell Ave
Grades 3-8 | Public
Apartments Near Borough
7/10
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Canfield Ave

42 Canfield Ave
Grades PK-6 | Public
Apartments Near Canfield Ave
7/10
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Rockaway Valley

11 Valley Rd
Grades PK-8 | Public
7/10
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Lincoln Roosevelt

34 Hillside Ave
Grades 5-6 | Public
Apartments Near Lincoln Roosevelt
6/10
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Briarcliff Middle School

93 Briarcliff Road
Grades 6-8 | Public
Apartments Near Briarcliff Middle School
9/10
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Mendham Township Middle School

16 Washington Valley Rd
Grades 5-8 | Public
Apartments Near Mendham Township Middle School
9/10
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Brooklawn Middle School

250 Beachwood Rd
Grades 6-8 | Public
Apartments Near Brooklawn Middle School
8/10
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Central Middle School

1620 Route 46 West
Grades 6-8 | Public
Apartments Near Central Middle School
8/10
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Mountain View

100 Dean Rd
Grades 5-8 | Public
Apartments Near Mountain View
8/10
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Pearl R Miller Middle School

117 Kiel Avenue
Grades 6-8 | Public
Apartments Near Pearl R Miller Middle School
8/10
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Robert R Lazar Middle School

123 Changebridge Rd
Grades 6-8 | Public
Apartments Near Robert R Lazar Middle School
8/10
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Valleyview Middle School

320 Diamond Spring Rd
Grades 6-8 | Public
Apartments Near Valleyview Middle School
8/10
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Borough

500 Speedwell Ave
Grades 3-8 | Public
Apartments Near Borough
7/10
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Canfield Ave

42 Canfield Ave
Grades PK-6 | Public
Apartments Near Canfield Ave
7/10
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Dover Middle School

302 East Mcfarlan St
Grades 7-8 | Public
Apartments Near Dover Middle School
7/10
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Rockaway Valley

11 Valley Rd
Grades PK-8 | Public
7/10
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Eisenhower Middle School

47 Eyland Ave
Grades 7-8 | Public
Apartments Near Eisenhower Middle School
6/10
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Lincoln Roosevelt

34 Hillside Ave
Grades 5-6 | Public
Apartments Near Lincoln Roosevelt
6/10
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Memorial Junior

61 Highland Ave
Grades 6-8 | Public
Apartments Near Memorial Junior
6/10
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Randolph Middle School

507 Millbrook Ave
Grades 6-8 | Public
Apartments Near Randolph Middle School
6/10
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Morris County School Of Technology

400 East Main St
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Morris County School Of Technology
9/10
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Kinnelon High School

121 Kinnelon Road
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Kinnelon High School
8/10
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Montville High School

100 Horseneck Rd
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Montville High School
8/10
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Mountain Lakes High School

96 Powerville Rd
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Mountain Lakes High School
8/10
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West Morris Mendham High School

65 East Main St
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near West Morris Mendham High School
8/10
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Jefferson Township High School

1010 Weldon Rd Rd2
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Jefferson Township High School
7/10
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Morris Hills High School

520 West Main St
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Morris Hills High School
7/10
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Parsippany High School

309 Baldwin Rd
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Parsippany High School
7/10
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Randolph High School

511 Millbrook Ave
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Randolph High School
7/10
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Whippany Park High School

165 Whippany Road
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Whippany Park High School
7/10
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Hanover Park High School

63 Mt. Pleasant Avenue
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Hanover Park High School
6/10
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Morris Knolls High School

50 Knoll Drive
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Morris Knolls High School
6/10
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Parsippany Hills High School

309 Baldwin Rd
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Parsippany Hills High School
6/10
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Boonton High School

306 Lathrop Avenue
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Boonton High School
5/10
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Lenape Valley Regional High School

28 Sparta Rd
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Lenape Valley Regional High School
5/10
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Morristown High School

50 Early St
Grades 9-12 | Public
Apartments Near Morristown High School
4/10
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