Verona is located in north New Jersey. Verona is part of Essex County. As of 2005-2009, the total Verona population is 12,635, which has shrunk 6.64% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 5.47% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Verona median household income is $91,818 in 2005-2009 and has grown by 23.05% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 30.67% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Verona median house value is $464,000 in 2005-2009 and has grown by 95.04% 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 Verona is better than the state average in quality. The Verona area code is 973.