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New Jersey's Best Towns for Families - Safest

Rural with great schools, this town has the lowest crime rate and is the most affordable of the highly-ranked towns on our list.



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Fredon Township is both the safest NJ town to raise a family in, and also the most affordable of the highly ranked towns on our list. 

Top 20 Safest Towns in NJ

Safety Rank Town County Overall Rank
1 Fredon Sussex 5
2 New Hanover Burlington 88
3 Harrington Park Bergen 15
4 Haworth Bergen 82
5 Pennington Mercer 6
6 Old Tappan Bergen 18
7 River Vale Bergen 55
8 Medford Lakes Burlington 86
9 Bethlehem Hunterdon 3
10 Boonton Morris 4
11 Spring Lake Heights Monmouth 45
12 Victory Gardens Morris 91
13 Chatham Twp Morris 28
14 Norwsood Bergen 33
15 Washington Morris 74
16 Ho-Ho-Kus Bergen 73
17 Waldwick Bergen 77
18 Byram Sussex 50
19 Emerson Bergen 59
20 North Haledon Passaic 61

 

 

   More of New Jersey's Best Towns for Families 2016
   2016 Winner: New Jersey's Best Towns for Families
   The Full 2016 List: New Jersey's Best Towns for Families 
   Best NYC Commuter Towns for Families in NJ
Most Diverse Towns for Families in NJ
Most Affordable Towns for Families in NJ
Towns With the Best School Districts in NJ
Hoboken: We Still Love You
Best Somerset County Town: Montgomery Twp
Best Morris County Town: Boonton
Best Union County Town: New Providence
Best Essex County Town: Essex Fells
Best Large Towns in NJ
Best Mid-Size Towns in NJ
Best Small Towns in NJ 
Methodology for New Jersey's Best Towns for Families


   
    See New Jersey's Best Towns
    for Families for 2015 list

 

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