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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Somerset County, New Jersey

Somerset County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. As of 2000, the population was 297,490. It is part of the New York Metropolitan Area. Its county seat is Somerville. Somerset County is the seventh-wealthiest county in the United States by per capita income and the highest in New Jersey. Somerset County has the tenth-highest personal per capita income of any U.S. county and the second-highest in New Jersey. The county also ranks sixth in the United States in terms of median income. Somerset County was created on May 14, 1688, from portions of Middlesex County. (from wikipedia)

General Information
New Jersey State$282,872 Average House Value (as of 2000)
260,979 Population (as of 2000)$83,167 Average House Income (as of 2000)
283,172 Population (current)284.4 Square Miles of Land
2.1 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)0.4 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
8,640 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$2,544,353,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
158,294 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$9,705,955,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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