Hightstown is located close to the center of New Jersey. Hightstown is between the Mercer, Monmouth county. Hightstown has 1.21 square miles of land area and 0.03 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Hightstown population is 5,494, which has grown 5.33% since 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 4.49% and is lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Hightstown median household income is $66,250 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 3.03% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 22.73% and is much lower than the national average rate of 19.17%. Hightstown median house value is $288,000 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 103.82% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 98.59% and is much higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. 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 Hightstown is close to the state average in quality. The Hightstown area code is 609.
Hightstown, NJ Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data