Hudson County Apartments for Rent
Hudson County is the smallest and 4th most populated county in the state and is located in North Jersey. There are 12 municipalities in the county including Weehawken, Bayonne, East Newark, Hoboken, Secaucus, Harrison, Guttenberg, Union City, Jersey City, North Bergen, Kearny and West New York. Bergen County borders it in the north and Essex County and Union County are at its left and southern border.
In 1840, Hudson County was founded and officially named for Henry Hudson. Its largest city is Jersey City. It’s known for its beautiful Manhattan Skyline views as seen across from the Hudson River. Did you know that Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty all lie within Hudson County’s water? Stroll along some of the area’s nicest parks like Hudson County Park, Lincoln Park and of course the famous Liberty State Park. Most of all, rent an apartment in Hudson County and see why our residents love it here!
Jobs in Hudson County
Hudson County is attractive to many businesses, especially television producers, due to the various tax credits it provides. Some major employers in the area include; Hoboken University Medical Center, John Wiley & Sons, European American Food Group, Goldman Sachs, Broaderidge Information Service and many banks and chain stores. Rent an apartment in Hudson County and enjoy the benefits that Hudson County has to offer!
Colleges and Schools in Hudson County
- Hudson County Community College
- Stevens Institute of Technology
- Saint Peters University
- New Jersey City University
Hudson County has a high graduate rate so you can be assured that your child or teenager will receive the best possible education.
Every municipality has its own public school district. Some of the top rated schools include: Soaring Heights Elementary School in Jersey City (GreatSchools rating: 9), Hoboken Dual Language Charter School (GreatSchools rating: 9) and Elysians Cs of Hoboken (GreatSchools rating: 8).
Hospitals in Hudson County
While finding an apartment in Hudson County may be of prominent importance to renters, ensuring the highest quality health care is a priority as well. There are many top rated hospitals in Hudson County. Here’s to your health!
Jersey City: Bayonne Medical Center, Hoboken University Medical Center, Jersey City Medical Center
Weehawken: Meadowlands Hospital, North Hudson Hospital, Hudson County Hospital
Orange: Alaris Health System at Kearny
Apartments & Housing Options in Hudson County, NJ
The county has a more expensive average property value than New Jersey. The average value is $370,000 and the property tax is in the $3K range. Hudson County has a very high percentage of renters, 70% of Hudson County rent their home or apartment instead of owning.
JCMLiving offers many upgraded buildings and apartments communities all over New Jersey.
- Hudson Ridge Apartments is an apartment building in North Bergen, NJ.
Commutes & Transit in Hudson County NJ
Hudson County is located alongside the Hudson River, with direct access to all that Manhattan has to offer. There are many public transit options and that is why it is the only county in NJ that more resident rely on transit than driving. Some of the major roads include the New Jersey Turnpike, Route 1/9, 2, 440 and 495 with easy access to Manhattan via the Holland or Lincoln Tunnel. There’s a good reason commuters rent apartments in Hudson County area; ease of access like no other!
Demographics and Data for Hudson County
|☗ Population: 678,000||✏ High School Graduates: 83%|
|☆ Median Age: 34.9||Ω Non English Language: Spanish|
|$ Median Income for Households: $63,800||₼ Bachelor’s Degree: 38.6%|
|☻ Average Household Size: 2.5||⚕ 18 years and under: 20.5%|
Cities in Hudson County
|Jersey City, NJ||Union City, NJ||Harrison, NJ||Secaucus, NJ|
|Hoboken, NJ||North Bergen, NJ||Weeehawken, NJ||Guttenberg, NJ|
|Bayonne, NJ||West New York, NJ||East Newark||Kearny, NJ|