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North Plainfield, NJ Community Information

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History:

Long before it was called "North Plainfield", it was referred to as "Blue Hills" and was a part of Warren Township. In 1872, North Plainfield Township was incorporated and included current-day North Plainfield, Watchung and Green Brook.

General Information:

Town Name: NORTH PLAINFIELD
City Hall: Borough Hall
Address: 263 Somerset Street, NORTH PLAINFIELD NJ 07060
Phone Number: 908-769-2900
Land Area: 2.8 square miles
Distance to NYC: 32.5 miles
Town Website: http://www.northplainfield.org
Library Website: https://sclsnj.org/
Water Service:
Gas & Electric:
  • Quick Facts
    Population: 21,470 Population Density / Mile: 7,608
    Median Age: 37.85 Number of Households: 7,343
    Average Household Size: 2.92 Households with Children: 2,549
    Median Household Income: $70,283
  • Population
    Population: 21,470 Population Density / Mile: 7,608
    % Change in Population Since 2010: 1.88% Male Population: 10,789
    Female Population: 10,681 Median Age: 37.85
  • Households
    Number of Households: 7,343 Average Household Size: 2.92
    Households with Children: 2,549 Households without Children: 2,716
    Family Households: 5,266 Non-Family Households: 378
  • Income
    Median Household Income: $70,283 Average Household Income: $82,401
    Per Capita Income: $28,205 Average Total Household Expenditure: $55,469
  • 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: 49.63 Average January Low Temperature: 21.5
Average January High Temperature: 38.5 Average July Low Temperature: 63.1
Average July High Temperature: 86.6  
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ATTRACTIONS - RECREATION  10 Locations
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  44 Locations
BANKS - FINANCIAL  28 Locations
EATING - DRINKING  81 Locations
FARM - RANCH  2 Locations
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC  2 Locations
HEALTH CARE SERVICES  53 Locations
HOSPITALITY  1 Locations
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS  24 Locations
PERSONAL SERVICES  233 Locations
PET SERVICES  1 Locations
SHOPPING  112 Locations
TRAVEL  13 Locations
School Information:
EAST END ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
NORTH PLAINFIELD HIGH SCHOOL Details/Map
NORTH PLAINFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL Details/Map
SOMERSET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
STONY BROOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
WEST END ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
New Jersey School Performance Reports:
East End (Elementary School) View Report
North Plainfield H (Secondary School) View Report
Somerset (Elementary School) View Report
Stony Brook (Elementary School) View Report
West End (Elementary School) View Report

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North Plainfield, NJ Community Information

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