Colonia, New Jersey

Population 17,263

Colonia is located in Middlesex County, NJ. The population is 17,263, making Colonia the 10th largest city in Middlesex County.

There are 6 public schools in Colonia with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Colonia is low , and there are 4 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Colonia is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Colonia property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Colonia include Clark Township, Iselin and Rahway.

Colonia Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 7.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 58.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 34.6%

Crime Rate

40.38% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 25
  • Violent Crimes: 87
  • Robbery: 19
  • Burglary: 81
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

82.89% Lower than national avg.
  • 4 offenders in Colonia
  • 2.32 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

124 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 124


Moderate 3.3%
  • New Jersey unemployment average: 3.7%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 6 K-12 public schools in Colonia, NJ and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Colonia's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.
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1 Private School

St John Vianney School

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Colonia, NJ

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,280
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,485
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,857
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,317
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,638

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Environmental Hazards

124 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (385/400)
    Colonia, NJ has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Colonia, NJ is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.03 Average
    Colonia, NJ is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 32.98°
  • February 36.13°
  • March 44.77°
  • April 55.17°
  • May 64.36°
  • June 73.34°
  • July 79.95°
  • August 76.72°
  • September 69.82°
  • October 56.25°
  • November 47.12°
  • December 34.63°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Colonia, NJ

Colonia, NJ has a low risk of earthquakes.
Colonia, NJ has a moderate risk of hurricanes.
Colonia, NJ has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Colonia, NJ has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Colonia, NJ: $101,151


Unemployment in Colonia is 3.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.7% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 30.58%
White Collar - 69.42%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Christopher Christie
  • Sen. Cory A. Booker
  • Sen. Robert Menendez

City Representatives

  • Frank Pallone Jr.

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

1 FCC Tower view all

1 Fire Station view all

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  • No hospitals found in Colonia, NJ

1 Library view all

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