Metuchen Information

Metuchen Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Metuchen, NJ

General Metuchen Information

State: New Jersey

County: Middlesex County

Close cities: Iselin, NJ, Woodbridge, NJ, Highland Park, NJ, Keasbey, NJ, Colonia, NJ, South Plainfield, NJ, Fords, NJ, Edison, NJ, Society Hill, NJ, Perth Amboy, NJ

Metuchen Population (census data)
Total 13,144 (+2.5% since 2000)
Male 6,282 (47.8%)
Female 6,862 (52.2%)

Population Density: 4,796 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 122.2 (US Avg is 100)

Metuchen Elevation: 117 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.74 square miles

Median Household Income: $92,693

Zip Codes: 08840.

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Metuchen Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (81.6%)
  • Black (5.3%)
  • Hispanic (4.0%)
  • Asian Indian (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • Chinese (1.7%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • Filipino (1.1%)
  • Other Asian (0.6%)
  • Korean (0.6%)
  • Vietnamese (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (22.4%)
  • Italian (17.2%)
  • German (14.5%)
  • Polish (8.7%)
  • English (7.7%)
  • Russian (5.8%)
Foriegn Born: 1,820 people (13.8%)
  • Asia (49.2%)
  • Europe (33.3%)
  • Latin America (17.4%)

Local Metuchen Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Mets, New York Yankees
NFL Football: Philadelphia Eagles
NBA Basketball: New York Knicks, , Philadelphia 76ers
NHL Hockey: New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils, New York Islanders
NCAA Sports: Seton Hall University, Rutgers, State Univ of New Jersey

Metuchen School Information

High Schools
Metuchen High (400 Grove Avenue, Metuchen, NJ, 08840 - Metuchen District)
Other/Private Schools
Campbell (Durham Avenue, Metuchen, NJ, 08840 - Metuchen District)
Edgar (49 Brunswick Avenue, Metuchen, NJ, 08840 - Metuchen District)
Menlo Park Terrace (Maryknoll Road, Metuchen, NJ, 08840 - Woodbridge Township District)
Mildred B. Moss (16 Simpson Place, Metuchen, NJ, 08840 - Metuchen District)

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