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Analysis: Hunterdon County has fastest growing local economy in New Jersey

Hunterdon County was ranked the top-performing local economy in New Jersey in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Seton Hall University ranks 59th best in the nation for law schools, study finds

Seton Hall University finished in a tie for 59th in a ranking of best law schools by U.S. News that examined 192 campuses around the nation.

Wakefern Food Corp. rated top employer in New Jersey, study finds

Wakefern Food Corp. employs 40,000 workers in New Jersey, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Rutgers University ranks 7th best for library studies, study finds

Rutgers University finished seventh in a ranking of best library and information studies programs by U.S. News that examined 51 campuses around the nation.

New Jersey ranks 23rd highest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

New Jersey finished 23rd among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

New Jersey finishes 12th on best state ranking

New Jersey was ranked the 12th best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

Average teacher salaries in New Jersey rank 9th highest in nation

The average New Jersey teacher’s 2018-19 salary is estimated to be $70,212, the ninth highest in the nation, according to annual rankings and estimates released last month by the National Education Association (NEA).

Analysis: Cumberland County posts 2nd highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 113 properties in Cumberland County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 497 foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Princeton University's engineering program ranks 17th best in the nation, study finds

Princeton University finished in a tie for 17th in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Atlantic City-Hammonton area posts highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 177 properties in the Atlantic City-Hammonton area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the Vhighest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

2 Office Depot stores to close in New Jersey

Thirty-six stores owned by Office Depot Inc., including two stores in New Jersey, are holding liquidation sales as they prepare to close their doors, according to a report in Business Insider.

Analysis: New Jersey posts highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 333 properties in New Jersey started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Rutgers University medical school ranks 82nd best for primary care in the nation

Rutgers University finished in a tie for 82nd in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Essex County residents is highest in New Jersey

Essex County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in New Jersey, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School ranks 75th best for medical research in the nation, study finds

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School finished in a tie for 75th in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in New Jersey is 13th highest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for New Jersey ranks 39th in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: New Jersey ranks 10th highest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in New Jersey ranked 10th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data

Analysis: Rutgers University business school ranked nation’s 58th best

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey's business school, ranked in a tie for 58th among U.S. colleges offering master of business administration programs, according to a new study by U.S. News that examined 367 schools.

Average tax refund in New Jersey ranks 2nd highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in New Jersey ranked second among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

New Jersey posts the highest property tax rate in new national study

New Jersey ranked 51st in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

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