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Metuchen Apartments
Last updated March 4 2024 at 6:45 PM

Metuchen, NJ
123 Apartments for Rent

Metuchen Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 14,543
Population Density: 5,104 people/sq mile

What locals are saying

The name Metuchen was derived from the name of a Native American chief known as Matouchin, who lived between 1630 and 1700. The word "Metachen" or "Matouchin" either means "rolling hills" (foothills of the Watchung range) or "firewood" (dry firewood was supposedly abundant in the region).

Metuchen is a city in Middlesex County, New Jersey, and is a part of the New York Metropolitan area

Metuchen Crime


Overall Crime

Low
Overall crime in Metuchen is low in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Low
The level of violent crime in Metuchen is low compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Below Average
The level of property crime in Metuchen is below average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Metuchen


Elementary Schools

7 /10
Campbell Elementary School
Public
1-4
Public
1-4
675 Students
6 Reviews
675
Students
6 Reviews

Middle Schools

10 /10
Edgar Middle School
Public
5-8
Public
5-8
724 Students
5 Reviews
724
Students
5 Reviews

High Schools

7 /10
Metuchen High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
694 Students
6 Reviews
694
Students
6 Reviews
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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Metuchen?

Apartment Rentals in Metuchen start at $1,550/month.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in Metuchen?

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How can I find off-campus housing in Metuchen?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Metuchen. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Hudson County Community College, Saint Peter's University, New Jersey City University, Rutgers University-New Brunswick, and New Jersey Institute of Technology.