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Trenton, NJ

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Trenton, the capital of New Jersey, is famous for being the site of a battle that helped turn the tide during the American Revolution. Residents of this historic city are proud of the part their ancestors played back in 1776, which is why the city is sometimes called the \Turning Point of the Revolution.\

Apartments in Trenton NJ

$895-$1570

Wingate Apartments, LLC
Beds: Studio-2  •  Baths: 1

$1030-$1290

Pointe Breeze Apartments, LLC
Beds: 1-2  •  Baths: 1

$1055-$1560

Kuser Village
Beds: 1-2  •  Baths: 1

$845-$1140

Lalor Gardens, LLC
Beds: Studio-2  •  Baths: 1

$1034-$2305

Yardley Crossing
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2.5

$1560-$2835

Avalon Princeton Junction
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

Key City Stats

The average age of Trenton, NJ is
30 to 34
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 9.73%
  • 8.67%
  • 6.95%
  • Female
  • 7.64%
  • 8.43%
  • 8.57%
$962
is average rent in Trenton, NJ
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 3.06%
  • 2.89%
  • 2.66%
29.93%
of units are available for rent in Trenton
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 2070
  • 178
  • 3860
Getting Around in Trenton, NJ

New Jersey Transit provides numerous bus lines that take residents of Trenton throughout the city. For those who are hoping to commute into Philadelphia, there are also a number of bus routes that cross the river, and for longer trips into the New York area, the trains are a great way travel. Though the public transportation in Trenton will take you anywhere you want to go, most people who live here prefer the convenience of their own personal cars.

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The average commuter time in Trenton is:
15 to 19 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 5.19%
  • 13.68%
  • 2.19%

Trenton History

<p>European settlers were quick to make a home for themselves in the area around Trenton. The Quakers established a settlement back in 1679, forty years before township's boundaries were formalized. Today, residents of Trenton can travel back in history by visiting the numerous historic sites in the area, including the Old Barracks, which was built in 1758. The Barracks was the site of the Battle of Trenton which is known as the turning point in the American Revolution, and is a must-see for anyone living in Trenton.</p>

Famous Pizza

<p>Pizza may have been invented in Italy, but it was perfected in New Jersey. If you're a fan of this savory "pie" you're in luck because Trenton is home to one of the best pie places this side of the Adriatic, De Lorenzo's Tomato Pies. This restaurant has been serving the best pizza around for generations and has been a staple of the Trenton culinary experience since 1947. If you're hungry, this is the perfect place to grab some good eats.</p>