CLIFTON, N.J. -- Clifton ranked No. 21 on a list of the 50 most livable cities in America, according to 24/7 Wall Street.
Over the 10 years through 2014, Clifton’s population spiked by over 18 percent, and poverty is relatively low in Clifton with 9 percent of residents living in poverty compared with a poverty rate of more than 11 percent across across New Jersey, according to 24/7 Wall Street.
Just over 15 percent of Clifton residents commute use public transportation, indicating a well-developed infrastructure , according to 24/7 Wall Street.
However, the cost of living in Clifton is high, as goods and services cost 28 percent more on average than they do across the United States,, according to 24/7 Wall Street.
Click here to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.