Carteret Tourism, New Jersey

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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*

  • Pollution Statistics in Carteret

    Know the pollution level of Carteret before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • 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 68.75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 75 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 81.25 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 68.75 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 68.75 (High)
    • Attacks 71.88 (High)
    • Drug offense 81.25 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 45.31 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 20.31 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 68.75 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 36.76 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 76.56 (High)
  • Living in Carteret - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Carteret is 129.25 (High)

    • Safety Index 29.41 (Low)
    • Climate Index 77.26 (High)
    • Pollution Index 45.69 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 50 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 69.94 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 76.3 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.98 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 61.78 (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 31.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 68.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 45 USD

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

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