Edison is located in northeast New Jersey. Edison is part of Middlesex County. As of 2005-2009, the total Edison population is 98,996, which has grown 1.34% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 5.47% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Edison median household income is $83,891 in 2005-2009 and has grown by 20.28% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 30.67% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Edison median house value is $376,500 in 2005-2009 and has grown by 101.44% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 87.30% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Edison is better than the state average in quality. The Edison area code is 732.