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Senior housing types near Blackwood, NJ

  • Cardinal Village

    Cardinal Village

    455 Hurffville-Cross Keys Road, Sewell, NJ 08080
    (30)
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    Let Cardinal Village take the worry out of your retirement years.   Our community design is all on one level. We offer a selection of apartment styles to fit your needs; all with no entrance fees and a month to month lease.   Our nondenominational community offers peace of mind and...

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  • Yardley Commons

    Yardley Commons

    209 Laurel Road, Voorhees Township, NJ 08043
    (31)
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    Yardley Commons provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautiful, secure grounds just 15 miles from downtown Philadelphia, you'll love our charming facilities and the convenience of being so close to the history and entertainment in 'The City of...

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  • Woodbury Mews

    Woodbury Mews

    122-124 Green Avenue, Woodbury, NJ 08096
    (43)
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    When you think of independent living, assisted living, and memory care, what do you see? If cookie-cutter apartments, quiet hallways, bland food and stereotypical activities come to mind, then think again. Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are...

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  • Brookdale Evesham

    Brookdale Evesham

    1 Brendenwood Drive, Voorhees Township, NJ 08043
    (40)
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    Are you ready to live your best life every day? Come see if our senior living community with both independent living and assisted living is the right fit for you. Located near the Delaware River, and just a short drive from Philadelphia, here can you redefine your independence and live your best...

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  • Allegria at the Fountains

    Allegria at the Fountains

    114 Hayes Mill Road, Atco, NJ 08004
    (22)
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    The Fountains at Cedar Parke offers continuing care retirement living in a beautiful setting. Midway between the sun and surf of the seashore and the cultural wealth of Philadelphia, we're ideally located to all the area has to offer. Join a special outing to Atlantic City or cruise on The Spirit of...

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  • Faison Mews

    Faison Mews

    1655 Park Blvd., Camden, NJ 08103
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    At Faison Mews, you’ll find a 62 and older senior affordable apartment home located in the beautiful Parkside neighborhood of Camden, New Jersey. These apartments are located in a neighborhood where seniors want to live, with amenities designed to make seniors lives more enjoyable, and apartment...

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  • Premier Cadbury

    Premier Cadbury

    2150 Route 38, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
    (30)
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    Once you move into your apartment at Cadbury, you will feel right at home. We take care of maintenance, utilities, housekeeping and linens. You will enjoy delicious meals in our Lakeside Dining Room or Friendly Cafe. The living is easy and comfortable at Cadbury. The Lodge at Cadbury is the best...

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  • The Watermark at Logan Square East

    The Watermark at Logan Square East

    2 Franklin Town Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19103
    (22)
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    Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active lifestyle than generations before. That's why we created a community filled with choice. Great restaurants, brain and body fitness courses, fantastic events, a state-of-the-art fitness...

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  • Ivystone Senior Living

    Ivystone Senior Living

    7999 N Crescent Blvd, Pennsauken, NJ 08110
    (5)
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    Ivystone Senior Living at Pennsauken, New Jersey in Camden County, is conveniently situated in close proximity to many communities in the Delaware Valley including Cherry Hill, Palmyra, Collingswood and Philadelphia. Our location allows easy access to local resources for residents and families. At...

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  • Vernon House

    Vernon House

    3226 Clifford St., Philadelphia, PA 19121
    (1)
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    At Vernon House, you’ll find a 62+ Senior Philadelphia apartment community where everything you want is brought together: a location in the neighborhood where you want to live, amenities designed to make your life more enjoyable, and features that are both modern and centered on comfort. When you...

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  • Simpson House

    Simpson House

    2101 Belmont Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131
    (12)
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    Simpson House is conveniently located at the corner of Belmont and Monument Avenues and overlooks beautiful Fairmont Park. Simpson House was founded in 1865 to attend to the needs of older persons in the community after the Civil War. This unbroken chain of caring exists today as we provide a unique...

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  • The Yorkhouse

    The Yorkhouse

    5325 Old York Road, Philadelphia, PA 19141
    (8)
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    DISCOVER THE YORKHOUSE The Yorkhouse provides a welcoming community while allowing for carefree, independent living. From our movie projection room with vivid surround sound to the newly renovated social hall, residents enjoy extensive on-site amenities, outstanding activities, and services....

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  • Plush Mills Senior Living

    Plush Mills Senior Living

    501 Plush Mill Rd, Wallingford, PA 19086
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    Plush Mills is a great place to live the good life. Big enough to count on. Small enough to care. With only 124 independent living apartments and 34 personalized care suites, Plush Mills is just the right size — large enough to offer a full range of services, yet small enough to provide truly...

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  • Wesley Enhanced Living at Stapeley

    Wesley Enhanced Living at Stapeley

    6300 Greene St, Philadelphia, PA 19144
    (44)
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    Less than 10 miles from the urban vitality of Center City and located within the historically and culturally rich enclave of Northwest Philadelphia, Wesley Enhanced Living at Stapeley offers personal care services in private accommodations within a beautiful, historic building. A complete range of...

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  • Deer Meadows Retirement Community

    Deer Meadows Retirement Community

    8301 Roosevelt Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19152
    (24)
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    Deer Meadows Retirement Community (DMRC) offers the perfect combination for today's seniors -- active, independent living in a safe, caring environment. Enjoy freedom and comfort in our beautiful new luxury apartments while staying fit in our wellness center. Rest in the confidence that you or your...

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  • Wesley Enhanced Living Pennypack Park

    Wesley Enhanced Living Pennypack Park

    8401 Roosevelt Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19152
    (13)
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    Wesley Enhanced Living Pennypack Park is a new senior living community located in Philadelphia, PA, one of the US's largest cities with over 1.5 million people. Residents can enjoy great activities like going out to restaurants, going shopping and running their errands, or they can relax in the...

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  • Zurbrugg Mansion

    Zurbrugg Mansion

    531 Delaware Ave, Delanco, NJ 08075
    (1)
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    A Historic Architectural Marvel located on the Delaware River in Delanco, NJ. The Zurbrugg Mansion is a Georgian Style Mansion that was designed by Philadelphia architect Frank Furness and built for the Swiss Industrialist Theophilus Zurbrugg in 1910. The recently restored Historic Mansion offers...

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  • The Estates

    The Estates

    1304 Rhawn St, Philadelphia, PA 19111
    (4)
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    The Estates is a wonderful Independent Living Community described by our residents as 'just like home - only better.' Located in Northeast Philadelphia, The Estates offers the combination of country charm and city convenience. With a beautifully landscaped patio and picnic area complete with gazebo...

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  • Park View at Cheltenham

    Park View at Cheltenham

    1990 Ashbourne Rd, Elkins Park, PA 19027
    (3)
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    Park View at Cheltenham is a 75-unit apartment complex, located in Elkins Park, PA for seniors 62 years of age or older who wish to live independently.   To qualify for an apartment at Park View, you must meet minimum age restrictions with qualifying incomes.  Rental assistance is welcome.

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  • The Quadrangle a CCRC

    The Quadrangle a CCRC

    3300 Darby Road, Haverford, PA 19041
    (24)
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    The Quadrangle, situated on 74 beautifully landscaped acres on Philadelphia's Main Line, is an independent full-service community meeting needs of seniors like you since 1986. The community is ideal for seniors who desire an active lifestyle. Residents enjoy gracious apartment accommodations, a...

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  • Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line a CCRC

    Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line a CCRC

    100 Halcyon Drive, Media, PA 19063
    (12)
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    Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line is a senior living community located in Media, PA. Media is a small borough in Delaware County, west of Philadelphia and home to about 5,500 people. Residents can take part in a host of activities including going out to local...

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  • Paul's Run

    Paul's Run

    9896 Bustleton Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19115
    (22)
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    At Paul's Run, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi and high speed internet. We love to...

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  • The Mansion at Rosemont

    The Mansion at Rosemont

    404 Cheswick Place, Rosemont, PA 19010
    (12)
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    The Mansion at Rosemont is Main Line retirement living at its best for people 62 and better, offering superb services, amenities and dining on a 10+ acre estate, formerly owned by the nephew of renowned American Impressionist painter, Mary Cassat. Last summer, through our merger with the non-profit...

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  • Sunrise of Abington

    Sunrise of Abington

    1801 Susquehanna Road, Abington, PA 19001
    (38)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized personal care services...

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  • Ivy Gables Senior Living

    Ivy Gables Senior Living

    2210 Swiss Ln, Wilmington, DE 19810
    (4)
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    Ivy Gables Senior Living, is nestled in the village of Ardentown, Delaware and provides everything a senior living community should offer; a warm, friendly, comfortable and elegant lifestyle. It is surrounded by tastefully landscaped courtyards for relaxing with friends and families, listening to...

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  • The Manor & Manor Court

    The Manor & Manor Court

    753 Welsh Rd, Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006
    (2)
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    The Manor & Manor Court is an intimate Independent Living Community described by our residents as 'it just feels like home'. Located in beautiful Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania The Manor & Manor Court is tucked away like a quaint mountain lodge, only it's in the center of it all. Nestled back from...

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  • Spring Mill Pointe

    Spring Mill Pointe

    2002 Joshua Road, Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
    (13)
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    Spring Mill is part of Presby’s Inspired Life, a nonprofit organization with a more than 60 year tradition of creating exceptional living experiences. The centerpiece of our Lafayette Hill community is the beautifully restored Spring Mill School. Nestled on 15 serene acres, Spring Mill is convenient...

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  • Forwood Manor

    1912 Marsh Road, Wilmington, DE 19810
    (12)
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    Forwood Manor sits on 13 beautifully manicured acres and is located just minutes from I-95. Close to shopping and cultural sites, we offer a full-service rental retirement community with the best social and transportation programs, along with well-designed and spacious apartments. We invite you to...

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  • The Summit at Glen Mills (Now Open)

    The Summit at Glen Mills (Now Open)

    52 Baltimore Pike, Glen Mills, PA 19342
    (2)
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    Combine amazing service, great friends, and resort-level amenities and you’ve got the perfect recipe for all the comforts of home. The Summit at Glen Mills is opening later this year and offers Independent Living, Personal Care and Memory Care all in one campus for flexibility and convenience. With...

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  • The Farms

    The Farms

    3445 Davisville Rd, Hatboro, PA 19040
    (3)
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    The Farms, located in historic Hatboro, with a FULLY REFUNDABLE ENTRANCE FEE, offers resort-style amenities, a relaxed care-free environment and friendly, active residents all inviting you to become a part of this wonderful community. The Farms features elegant lounges and activity areas, indoor...

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  • Juniper Village at Bucks County

    Juniper Village at Bucks County

    3200 Bensalem Blvd, Bensalem, PA 19020
    (18)
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    The beauty of Juniper Village at Bucks County is the lifelong security afforded to each and every one of our residents; ongoing health care when and where needed, and the financial security of knowing that one's resources will be protected. We offer many apartment styles and sizes and our services...

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  • Shipley Manor

    Shipley Manor

    2723 Shipley Road, Wilmington, DE 19810
    (8)
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    Shipley Manor is a full service,continuing care rental retirement community serving independent living,assisted living, and skilled and rehabilitation services. Shipley Manor,a proud member of the community for over 26 years, was originally elementary school; it is now located in the Brandywine...

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  • Robinson Personal Care Home

    4104 West Girard Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19104
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    Robinson Personal Care Home is a senior living community located in Philadelphia, PA. Philadelphia is a very busy city and home to about 1.5 million people. Residents can find a host of activities to partake in, including going to restaurants, doing their shopping, going to games, concerts and...

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  • Maple Village

    22 W Rittenhouse St, Philadelphia, PA 19144
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    At Maple Village, we have a myriad of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site experiences and trips. Cats and dogs are permitted in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located near reachable public transportation. Our location conveniently offers resident parking. All...

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  • Phoebe Wyncote

    208 Fernbrook Ave, Wyncote, PA 19095
    (1)
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    A Place for Mom uses the term "assisted living" to indicate that the community provides some level of assistance with daily living activities. It is not intended to indicate that the facility meets official state requirements for level of care.

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  • Springfield Senior Living

    551 E Evergreen Avenue, Wyndmoor, PA 19038
    (14)
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    Dedicated to yesterday's traditions and today's conveniences! Springfield Residences is an assisted and independent living community located in beautiful Chestnut Hill. Our elegant country campus is easily accessible to both Philadelphia and Montgomery Counties. Call today to tour our lovely...

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  • Holy Redeemer Lafayette

    Holy Redeemer Lafayette

    8580 Verree Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19111
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  • The Pinnacle at Plymouth Meeting (Opening Summer 2020)

    The Pinnacle at Plymouth Meeting (Opening Summer 2020)

    215 Plymouth Road, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
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  • Pewter Village at Collingswood

    1058 Eldridge Ave W, Collingswood, NJ 08107
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  • The Residence at Bala Cynwyd (Opening Fall 2021)

    251 Rock Hill Road, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
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Blackwood, New Jersey

Independent Living

Many seniors may be physically and mentally able to live without assistance, but the financial burden of home ownership might be a deterrent to living an independent lifestyle. Independent Living Communities provide a good solution. Frequent needs such as the scheduling of social activities and housekeeping are accounted for, which provides residents more opportunities to live active lives as they desire. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, surrounded by others of similar age groups and backgrounds. Typically consisting of a private living area and a full kitchen, these communities offer residences with many of the amenities of apartment life but without the hassle. Guests can be invited over and entertained, and more time can be spent with them with the basic maintenance of daily tasks out of the way. While policies differ between locations, numerous residences allow pets as well. If residents decide they would like to employ the services of private medical providers, they may always do so. There are a variety of expenses and advantages to balance while deciding on an independent living community. It is important to determine if these amenities are covered in your care plan: parking, initial assessment fee, housekeeping, transportation, move-in fee, utilities, laundry, and field trips. The conveniences associated with independent living include security guards, concierge services, fitness center & swimming pool, beauty salon & barber shop, community activities, healthcare center, golf course, and private rental hall.

Cost of Living

The location where a care community is based can have a big impact on the overall price. Cost of living is a major factor when determining which care option meets the needs of your loved one. Monthly, the median price for rent in Blackwood is $1,299 and the median price for a home for Blackwood is approximately $175,499. The rent burden for Blackwood is around 24.9% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 5.7% have a graduate degree, 19.4% have a college degree, and 42.8% have a high-school diploma. Demographically, Blackwood is 4.0% black, 89.9% white, 3.3% Asian, 0.3% Native American, 1.9% mixed race, 0.7% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 5.6% Hispanic. Out of the total city population, 48.4% are male and 51.6% are female. The median age of Blackwood is 38 years old. Currently, the population of Blackwood consists of 4,790 people. Blackwood has a population density of 1,516 people per square mile. Out of the total population of Blackwood, 12.6% live in poverty, 12.4% have some form of disability, 67.2% participate in the labor force, and 11.6% do not have health insurance. In Blackwood, 7.2% of the people are veterans.

State Information

An overview of New Jersey

The state of New Jersey has a cost of living index of 122.5 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 109.5 and a housing index rating of 163.1. There are 82 general hospitals and 119 health centers that provide care for 8,928,542 New Jersey residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in New Jersey are Morristown Medical Center, Deborah Heart And Lung Center, and Saint Clare's Hospital/Denville Campus. The quality of life enjoyed by the average New Jersey citizen is ranked 12th nation-wide. Additionally, New Jersey is ranked 6th by healthcare standards. The natural beauty of New Jersey is ranked 13th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religious values, 35% of New Jersey's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 6,114 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-6%, Muslim-3%, and Hindu-3%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-13%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. In New Jersey there are 178 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, New Jersey ranks 4th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 40, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 41% of New Jersey residents voted Republican and 55% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

On average, the state receives 3.94 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 5.51 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in New Jersey is 41.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 52.9 AQI. New Jersey experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 72%. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 33F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 47F during the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 15F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in New Jersey is around 73F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 54F in the month of June. While residents of New Jersey mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New Jersey can include hurricanes and floods.

Wildlife to be found in New Jersey

The state of New Jersey has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of red maple, hickory, staggerbush, and dandelion. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the beaver, the coyote, the coyote, or the eastern cottontail. The state animal of New Jersey is the horse.