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Atlantic Highlands is a borough in Monmouth County, New Jersey, in the Bayshore Region. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough's population was 4,385, reflecting a decline of 320 (-6.8%) from the 4,705 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 76 (+1.6%) from the 4,629 counted in the 1990 Census. Atlantic Highlands contains Mount Mitchill, the highest point on the eastern seaboard south of Maine, rising 266 feet (81 m) above sea level. The borough's name comes from its location overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Atlantic Highlands was incorporated as a borough by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 28, 1887, from portions of Middletown Township, based on the results of a referendum held that day. The borough was reincorporated on September 1, 1891. Atlantic Highlands is part of the Bayshore Regional Strategic Plan, an effort by nine municipalities in northern Monmouth County to reinvigorate the area's economy by emphasizing the traditional downtowns, dense residential neighborhoods, maritime history, and the natural beauty of the Raritan Bayshore coastline.

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Facts and Stats for Atlantic Highlands*

  • Pollution Statistics in Atlantic Highlands

    Know the pollution level of Atlantic Highlands before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 27.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 55 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 67.5 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 22.22 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 30 (Low)
  • Atlantic Highlands: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Atlantic Highlands for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Atlantic Highlands.

    • Burglary and Theft 32.69 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 41.35 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 45.19 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 30.77 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 34.62 (Low)
    • Attacks 30.77 (Low)
    • Drug offense 46.15 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.26 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 54.63 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.92 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.35 (Moderate)
  • Living in Atlantic Highlands - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Atlantic Highlands is 141.21 (High)

    • Safety Index 63.16 (High)
    • Climate Index 79.73 (High)
    • Pollution Index 48.41 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 45.91 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 89.38 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 61.01 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.65 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 93.68 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Atlantic Highlands

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Atlantic Highlands

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.94 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.48 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 53.06 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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