Wayne Named A 'Best Place To Live'
Municipality is on Money magazine's list of Best Places To Live. Town is ranked 83rd best place to live in New Jersey.
Wayne has been included in the top 100 places to live in the United States by Money magazine.
The township was ranked the 83rd best place to live.
Some facts about Wayne and its residents, according to Money magazine:
- Job growth, between 2000 and 2011, decreased by 3 percent.
- The median home price is just less than $400,000.
- There are, on average, 0 personal crime incidents per 1,000 residents.
- The median commuting time is 23 minutes.
In terms of recreation and eating out, there are more than 9,200 restaurants, 89 movie theaters, and 584 bars within 15 miles of Wayne.
Residents pay an average of $1,163 in car insurance premiums.
The town gets an average of 45 inches of precipitation annually; the high temperature in July is about 84 while the lowest temperature, on average, in January was about 22 degrees. The national averages are 87 and 18 degrees, respectively.
The median age of residens is about 35 and more than two thirds, 65 percent, have completed at least some college. About 60 percent are married and 6 percent divorced.
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