Carteret Tourism

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Carteret is a borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough's population was 22,844, reflecting an increase of 2,135 (+10.3%) from the 20,709 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 1,684 (+8.9%) from the 19,025 counted in the 1990 Census. Carteret was originally created as the borough of Roosevelt on April 11, 1906, from portions of Woodbridge Township, based on the results of a referendum approved on May 22, 1906. The name was changed to Carteret as of November 7, 1922. The borough was also called Carteret during the period from December 19, 1921, to January 16, 1922. The borough was named after Sir George Carteret, one of the first proprietors of New Jersey, and his son Philip Carteret, the first royal governor of New Jersey.

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Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Carteret, United States. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Atlantic City, United States. Add Atlantic City to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Empire State Building, Central Park, Statue Of Liberty. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Bader Field. A holiday in Carteret can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Carteret*

  • Carteret: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 28.57 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 34.38 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.25 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 65.63 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.13 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 34.38 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40.63 (Moderate)
  • Living in Carteret - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 65.57 (High)
    • Climate Index 76.49 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.77 (Very Low)
    • 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 Carteret

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Carteret

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.83 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 65 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 38.5 USD

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

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