Study: NJ most loved by young adults, seniors

Not everyone living in New Jersey loves the Garden State equally, according to a new study conducted at Monmouth University.The Monmouth University Polling Institute asked

EDISON - Not everyone living in New Jersey loves the Garden State equally, according to a new study conducted at Monmouth University.The Monmouth University Polling Institute asked around 3,000 people from all of the state's 21 counties a number of questions about how much they liked living in New Jersey.The results show that residents between the ages of 18 and 29, and those over the age of 70 enjoy living in New Jersey the most.People considered to be middle aged, between the ages of 50 and 69, came in with the poll's lowest scores. The indexes used in the study measured a variety of factors, including the quality of the responders' hometowns, schools, the environment and crime.

Patrick Murray from Monmouth University's Polling Institute will be on this weekend's edition of New Jersey Power and Politics to discuss the poll's results on Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.

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