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 $70,806 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 10.12% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 29.90% and is much lower than the national average rate of 26.32%. Hightstown median house value is $270,700 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 91.58% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 97.83% and is much higher than the national average rate of 51.67%. 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