It’s All in New Jersey

The Garden State is simply an amazing place to live, work, and raise a family.

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With its diverse and welcoming communities, nation-leading school system, vast natural beauty, and no end of arts, entertainment, and recreation, New Jersey truly has something for everyone.

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Public Schools in the Nation

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Biomedical and health science degree programs ranked No. 1 in NJ

Rutgers #1 in New Jersey

In Forbes’ 2023 report on America’s best large employers, Rutgers has advanced 31 places to rank as #64 of 500 included companies, as well as being the top New Jersey-based employer of them all.

A Great State for Families

New Jersey ranked among WalletHub's top 10 Best States to Raise a Family in 2022.

Excellent Higher Ed

New Jersey is home to many of the top-ranked colleges and universities in the United States… including Rutgers, of course!

Blue Ribbon Schools    

Choose from a host of successful public/non-public elementary, middle, and high schools whose students achieve at very high levels as well as schools successfully closing academic gaps.

Family Fun

From local parks and zoos to amusements and edu-taining museums, there’s no shortage of fun to be found with the entire brood.

Age Friendly Communities

The elderly have unique needs, which is why New Jersey offers a dedicated infrastructure of housing and other resources dedicate to our older residents.

Child Care

A wide range of child care options are available to suit every need. Our partnership with plus generous discounts can help you secure the best choice.

A Corporate Hub

With its business-friendly environment, New Jersey is where many of the world’s largest corporations are headquartered, including BMW, Johnson & Johnson, Merck, Prudential Financial, TD Bank, and Chanel.

Food and Drink

Whatever you’re hungry for, you’ll find it here, from elegant gourmet dining to tempting street fare to the authentic cuisines of virtually every ethnicity. We’re also home to craft breweries, local wineries, and premium distilleries, most of which eagerly welcome thirsty visitors.

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Arts and Culture

Aficionados of the performing arts, literature, and fine art will find no shortage of world-class museums, libraries, and cultural centers. Additionally, New Jersey proudly celebrates the heritage of its diverse population in many different organizations and festivals.

Zimmerli Museum


From geological wonders that reveal our past through the revolutionary era’s most important sites right up to shooting locations of some of the most popular movies and TV shows, New Jersey is a haven for history buffs of every sort.

Patterson Falls

Sports and Entertainment

Our proximity to the Big Apple puts Broadway and some of the world’s biggest concert stages just a short ride away, while professional football, baseball, basketball, and hockey teams are all well-represented, with many games played right here in the Garden State.

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When the sun goes down, that’s when the fun really starts: If you’re looking to unwind after a long day, New Jersey has you covered with clubs, bars, and venues of every description, offering the best in live music, DJs, dance, comedy, and beyond.

Nightlife in New Jersey
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Zimmerli Museum
Patterson Falls
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Nightlife in New Jersey