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Carteret, NJ Community Information

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History:

What is now Carteret was originally created as the borough of Roosevelt on April 11, 1906, from portions of Woodbridge Township. The name was changed to Carteret as of November 7, 1922.

General Information:

Town Name: CARTERET
City Hall: Borough Hall
Address: 61 Cooke Avenue, CARTERET NJ 07008
Phone Number: 732-541-3800
Land Area: 4.4 square miles
Distance to NYC: 23 miles
Town Website: http://www.ci.carteret.nj.us/
Library Website: http://www.carteret.net/library
Water Service:
Gas & Electric:
  • Quick Facts
    Population: 24,152 Population Density / Mile: 5,467
    Median Age: 36.88 Number of Households: 8,021
    Average Household Size: 3.011 Households with Children: 2,869
    Median Household Income: $67,573
  • Population
    Population: 24,152 Population Density / Mile: 5,467
    % Change in Population Since 2010: 14.07% Male Population: 11,791
    Female Population: 12,361 Median Age: 36.88
  • Households
    Number of Households: 8,021 Average Household Size: 3.011
    Households with Children: 2,869 Households without Children: 3,309
    Family Households: 6,178 Non-Family Households: 175
  • Income
    Median Household Income: $67,573 Average Household Income: $73,396
    Per Capita Income: $24,380 Average Total Household Expenditure: $56,140
  • Education
    Educational Climate Index: 3

    1 = Low, 5 = High

    The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

  • Employment
Annual Precipitation: 50.94 Average January Low Temperature: 19.8
Average January High Temperature: 39.3 Average July Low Temperature: 63.3
Average July High Temperature: 85.7  
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ATTRACTIONS - RECREATION  14 Locations
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  32 Locations
BANKS - FINANCIAL  28 Locations
EATING - DRINKING  62 Locations
FARM - RANCH  1 Locations
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC  13 Locations
HEALTH CARE SERVICES  38 Locations
HOSPITALITY  2 Locations
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS  29 Locations
PERSONAL SERVICES  271 Locations
PET SERVICES  3 Locations
SHOPPING  168 Locations
TRAVEL  20 Locations
School Information:
CARTERET HIGH SCHOOL Details/Map
CARTERET MIDDLE SCHOOL Details/Map
COLUMBUS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
NATHAN HALE SCHOOL Details/Map
PRIVATE NICHOLAS MINUE ELEMENTARY Details/Map
New Jersey School Performance Reports:
Carteret High (Secondary School) View Report
Carteret Middle School (Elementary School) View Report
Columbus (Elementary School) View Report
Minue (Elementary School) View Report
Nathan Hale School (Elementary School) View Report

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Carteret, NJ Community Information

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