This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Colts Neck Township has a very low population density. Colts Neck Township is perfect for those who like a quiet city.
Colts Neck Township, NJ is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 10/10 and an overall value of 9/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Colts Neck Township has a population density of 415, with 13,025 current residents.
Out of the 13,025 current residents, 52% are male and 48% are female. 70% of the residents are married and 30% are single.
- 57% Sun
- 45% Rain
- 23% Snow
54°F average temperature
- 30 years Median home age
- $622,220 Median home price
- -13.6% Home appreciation rate
- 21.74% Annual property tax
As for living in Colts Neck Township, the air quality is 11% and the weather, on average, is 57% sunny, 45% rainy, and 23% snowy. The average temperature is 54°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Colts Neck Township, you should know that 80.6% of homes are owned while 16.2% of homes are rented, and 3.2% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $622,220, the median age of homes is 30 years, the annual home appreciation is -13.60% and the annual property tax is 21.74%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)2
When looking at the community of Colts Neck Township, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Colts Neck Township’s crime rate is 2 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Colts Neck Township is 33 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 47.46% Democratic, 51.19% Republican, and 1.35% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:12
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
95%High school diploma
5%Some college or associates degree
19%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Colts Neck Township, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 8.50% of residents are unemployed in Colts Neck Township (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Colts Neck Township residents: 25.7% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 27.00% are in the arts and sciences field, 9.7% are in the customer service field, 26% are in the sales field, 0.16% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 5.8% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 5.7% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:12. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 94.95%, 5.44% of residents have an associate’s degree, 28.71% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 19.48% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Colts Neck Township, you should be aware that the average commute time is 38 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Colts Neck Township have a few different options. 64% of commuters use their own cars, 10% of commuters carpool, 10% of commuters use the transit system, and 9% of residents work from home.