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Cedar Grove is a township in north central Essex County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's population was 12,411, reflecting an increase of 111 (+0.9%) from the 12,300 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 247 (+2.0%) from the 12,053 counted in the 1990 Census. New Jersey Monthly magazine ranked Cedar Grove as its 4th best place to live in Essex County and 17th best place overall to live in its 2008 rankings of the "Best Places To Live" in New Jersey. In 2016, Cedar Grove was rated the 12th safest city in New Jersey by backgroundchecks.org. What is now Cedar Grove was originally incorporated by an act of the New Jersey Legislature as the Township of Verona on February 7, 1892, from portions of Caldwell Township. Portions of the township were taken to create Verona borough, based on the results of a referendum held on April 30, 1907. On April 9, 1908, the name was formally changed to Cedar Grove. The township's name derives from the cedar trees that once covered its valley and hillsides.


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Facts and Stats for Cedar Grove*

  • Pollution Statistics in Cedar Grove

    Know the pollution level of Cedar Grove 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)
  • Cedar Grove: Crime and Safety

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

    • 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 Cedar Grove - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Cedar Grove is 127.25 (High)

    • Safety Index 29.41 (Low)
    • Climate Index 77.26 (High)
    • Pollution Index 45.69 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 55 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 70.92 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 76.3 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.97 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 63.22 (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 Cedar Grove

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Cedar Grove

    • 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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