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West Windsor Township is a township in Mercer County, New Jersey, in the United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's population was 27,165, reflecting an increase of 5,258 (+24.0%) from the 21,907 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 5,886 (+36.7%) from the 16,021 counted in the 1990 Census. West Windsor Township was established by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 9, 1797, and incorporated on February 21, 1798, as one of the state's initial group of 104 townships. The Borough of Princeton (now part of Princeton) was formed from portions of the township on February 11, 1813. The township is closely associated with that now much more widely known town and several localities within West Windsor use Princeton in their name, the most notable of those being Princeton Junction. The USPS 'Princeton' post office (08540) facility is located within West Windsor, and covers parts of the township designated by Princeton, NJ mailing addresses. A portion of Princeton University covering 400 acres (160 ha) south of Lake Carnegie is located in West Windsor Township. The University agreed in 2009 to make an annual payment in lieu of taxes of $50,000 that would be indexed to inflation to cover 81 acres (33 ha) of land in the township that the university had purchased in 2002. In 2015, Forbes listed West Windsor as the 15th most affluent neighborhood in the U.S.


West Windsor Township in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. West Windsor Township is located at a short trip away from Atlantic City a major city in United States. Atlantic City is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Empire State Building, Central Park, Statue Of Liberty. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Bader Field. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for West Windsor Township*

  • Pollution Statistics in West Windsor Township

    Know the pollution level of West Windsor Township before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.33 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 33.33 (Low)
  • West Windsor Township: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 31.25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 15 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 31.25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 31.25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 80 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 18.75 (Very Low)
  • Living in West Windsor Township - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 76.64 (High)
    • Climate Index 73.26 (High)
    • Pollution Index 33.05 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 38 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 66.67 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.72 (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 West Windsor Township

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in West Windsor Township

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 60 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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