Some of the Best Places to Live in America Are in New Jersey, Pennsylvania

Some of the Top 100 places to live in America are in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

10 photos
1/10
Dusan Vranic/AP
2/10
Getty Images
Money magazine released its list of the best places to live in America in 2017. The list is compiled of places that have healthy economies, affordable homes and high qualities of life. So how did neighborhoods in Pennsylvania and New Jersey do?
3/10
Google Street View
East Norriton in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania is No. 83 on the list. East Norriton has a population of 13,921 and median household income of $81,957. The area's high school graduation rate is 79 percent and its projected job growth is 4.5 percent.
4/10
Google Street View
West Goshen in Chester County, Pennsylvania is placed as the 72nd best place in America to live. It's 22,665 residents have a median household income of $90,818 and projected job growth of 5.1 percent. West Goshen's high school graduation rate is 96 percent.
5/10
Google Street View
Lower Merion, Pennsylvania is the best Pennsylvania region to live in according to Money. The Philadelphia suburb stands at No. 46 out of 100 with a 59,668 population, 4.5 percent job growth, $117, 438 median household income and 97 percent high school graduation rate.
6/10
Google Street View
Clifton, New Jersey is the 36th best place to live in America. Clifton, whose sights have been seen in movies such as The Sopranos and Donnie Brasco, has a population of 85,229. The high school graduation rate stands at 84 percent, the projected job growth at 2.1 percent and the median household income at $71, 172.
7/10
Google Street View
Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey, No. 33 out of 100, is just 35 miles away from New York. Parsippany-Troy Hill has a 53,223 population, projected job growth of 2.2 percent and a median household income of $87, 057. The high school graduation rate is an outstanding 97 percent.
8/10
Google Street View
Saddle Brook, New Jersey is No. 24. Saddle Brook is a little suburban area with a population of 13,818. The projected job growth is 3.9 percent. The high school graduation rate is 92 percent and the median household income is $77,289. In regards to clear skies, Saddle Brook sees the sun 213 days.
9/10
Google Street View
North Arlington, New Jersey stands at No. 8 of the Top 100 places to live in America. North Arlington has a population of 15,563, a high school graduation rate of 95 percent, a projected job growth of 3.9 percent and a median household income of $73, 885. And just as an added bonus, the area has about 205 days of clear skies per year, according to Money.
10/10
Getty Images
For a full list of Money's "Best Places to Live in America" click here.
Contact Us