1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY

  

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Atlantic
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Absecon                 4,297       4,000        297            6.9
  Atlantic City          20,426      17,900      2,526           12.4
  Brigantine              7,452       7,030        422            5.7
  Buena                   2,388       2,066        322           13.5
  Buena Vista             3,943       3,599        344            8.7
  Corbin City               216         205         11            5.1
  Egg Harbor             15,175      14,281        894            5.9
  Egg Harbor City         2,371       2,136        235            9.9
  Estell Manor              796         768         28            3.5
  Folsom                  1,236       1,173         63            5.1
  Galloway               14,462      13,686        776            5.4
  Hamilton                9,747       9,244        503            5.2
  Hammonton               6,834       6,419        415            6.1
  Linwood                 3,769       3,625        144            3.8
  Longport                  605         553         52            8.6
  Margate City            4,911       4,694        217            4.4
  Mullica                 3,316       3,029        287            8.7
  Northfield              4,341       4,202        139            3.2
  Pleasantville           9,300       8,271      1,029           11.1
  Port Republic             575         552         23            4.0
  Somers Point            6,824       6,517        307            4.5
  Ventnor City            6,597       6,307        290            4.4
  Weymouth                1,093       1,024         69            6.3
     TOTAL              130,675     121,282        9,393          7.2
   

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Bergen
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Allendale               3,183       3,083        100            3.1
  Alpine                    879         869         10            1.1
  Bergenfield            13,789      13,206        583            4.2
  Bogota                  4,441       4,219        222            5.0
  Carlstadt               3,114       3,027         87            2.8
  Cliffside Park         11,143      10,594        549            4.9
  Closter                 4,339       4,213        126            2.9
  Cresskill               3,746       3,644        102            2.7
  Demarest                2,505       2,447         58            2.3
  Dumont                  9,296       8,978        318            3.4
  East Rutherford         4,407       4,224        183            4.2
  Edgewater               3,286       3,196         90            2.7
  Elmwood Park            9,403       9,005        398            4.2
  Emerson                 3,626       3,496        130            3.6
  Englewood              13,726      13,114        612            4.5
  Englewood Cliffs        2,830       2,773         57            2.0
  Fair Lawn              15,892      15,392        500            3.1
  Fairview                5,818       5,443        375            6.4
  Fort Lee               17,187      16,500        687            4.0
  Franklin Lakes          5,135       4,994        141            2.7
  Garfield               14,257      13,498        759            5.3
  Glen Rock               5,578       5,474        104            1.9
  Hackensack             22,066      20,994      1,072            4.9
  Harrington Park         2,566       2,518         48            1.9
  Hasbrouck Heights       6,257       6,017        240            3.8
  Haworth                 1,717       1,669         48            2.8
  Hillsdale               5,202       5,025        177            3.4
  Ho-Ho-Kus               2,056       2,021         35            1.7
  Leonia                  4,609       4,497        112            2.4
  Little Ferry            6,075       5,761        314            5.2
  Lodi                   12,234      11,510        724            5.9
  Lyndhurst               9,710       9,340        370            3.8
  Mahwah                 10,925      10,560        365            3.3
  Maywood                 5,144       4,971        173            3.4
  Midland Park            3,843       3,709        134            3.5
  Montvale                3,894       3,786        108            2.8
  Moonachie               1,584       1,518         66            4.2
  New Milford             8,794       8,371        423            4.8
  North Arlington         7,400       7,108        292            3.9
  Northvale               2,801       2,742         59            2.1
  Norwood                 2,520       2,475         45            1.8
  Oakland                 6,932       6,759        173            2.5
  Old Tappan              2,218       2,183         35            1.6
  Oradell                 4,342       4,223        119            2.7
  Palisades Park          8,076       7,707        369            4.6
  Paramus                12,975      12,576        399            3.1
  Park Ridge              4,537       4,371        166            3.7
  Ramsey                  7,158       6,934        224            3.1
  Ridgefield              5,363       5,194        169            3.2
  Ridgefield Park         7,235       6,957        278            3.8
  Ridgewood              12,283      11,964        319            2.6
  River Edge              5,741       5,601        140            2.4
  River Vale              5,153       4,993        160            3.1
  Rochelle Park           2,897       2,806         91            3.1
  Rockleigh                  82          82          0            0.0
  Rutherford              9,626       9,290        336            3.5
  Saddle Brook            7,269       6,930        339            4.7
  Saddle River            1,475       1,448         27            1.8
  South Hackensack        1,162       1,099         63            5.4
  Teaneck                21,022      20,190        832            4.0
  Tenafly                 6,400       6,256        144            2.3
  Teterboro                  17          17          0            0.0
  Upper Saddle River      3,628       3,545         83            2.3
  Waldwick                5,647       5,409        238            4.2
  Wallington              6,177       5,759        418            6.8
  Washington              5,363       5,247        116            2.2
  Westwood                5,886       5,706        180            3.1
  Wood-Ridge              4,139       4,016        123            3.0
  Woodcliff Lake          2,677       2,644         33            1.2
  Wyckoff                 7,846       7,699        147            1.9
     TOTAL              450,307     433,591       16,716          3.7
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Burlington
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Bass River                827         795         32            3.9
  Beverly                 1,588       1,491         97            6.1
  Bordentown city         2,805       2,751         54            1.9
  Bordentown township     5,067       4,880        187            3.7
  Burlington city         5,666       5,380        286            5.0
  Burlington township     7,736       7,462        274            3.5
  Chesterfield            1,751       1,729         22            1.3
  Cinnaminson             8,648       8,375        273            3.2
  Delanco                 2,020       1,971         49            2.4
  Delran                  8,179       7,903        276            3.4
  Eastampton              3,086       2,977        109            3.5
  Edgewater Park          5,536       5,401        135            2.4
  Evesham                23,225      22,784        441            1.9
  Fieldsboro                318         297         21            6.6
  Florence                6,161       5,949        212            3.4
  Hainesport              1,804       1,763         41            2.3
  Lumberton               4,120       3,995        125            3.0
  Mansfield               1,883       1,843         40            2.1
  Maple Shade            12,588      12,107        481            3.8
  Medford                12,043      11,637        406            3.4
  Medford Lakes           2,974       2,892         82            2.8
  Moorestown              9,277       9,061        216            2.3
  Mount Holly             5,613       5,306        307            5.5
  Mount Laurel           20,029      19,635        394            2.0
  New Hanover               941         921         20            2.1
  North Hanover           4,184       3,985        199            4.8
  Palmyra                 4,468       4,278        190            4.3
  Pemberton borough         816         787         29            3.6
  Pemberton township     16,635      15,860        775            4.7
  Riverside               4,593       4,355        238            5.2
  Riverton                1,695       1,673         22            1.3
  Shamong                 3,320       3,239         81            2.4
  Southampton             4,535       4,372        163            3.6
  Springfield             1,845       1,793         52            2.8
  Tabernacle              4,570       4,469        101            2.2
  Washington                391         373         18            4.6
  Westampton              3,806       3,700        106            2.8
  Willingboro            22,934      21,934      1,000            4.4
  Woodland                  713         685         28            3.9
  Wrightstown             1,230       1,130        100            8.1
     TOTAL              229,621     221,939        7,682          3.3
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Camden
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Audubon                 5,138       4,962        176            3.4
  Audubon Park              569         542         27            4.7
  Barrington              3,798       3,672        126            3.3
  Bellmawr                7,094       6,794        300            4.2
  Berlin borough          3,003       2,888        115            3.8
  Berlin township         2,882       2,782        100            3.5
  Brooklawn                 963         919         44            4.6
  Camden                 32,968      28,559      4,409           13.4
  Cherry Hill            38,430      37,461        969            2.5
  Chesilhurst               675         632         43            6.4
  Clementon               3,101       2,947        154            5.0
  Collingswood            8,696       8,442        254            2.9
  Gibbsboro               1,441       1,384         57            4.0
  Gloucester township    30,148      28,890      1,258            4.2
  Gloucester City         6,360       6,058        302            4.7
  Haddon                  7,982       7,837        145            1.8
  Haddon Heights          4,131       4,056         75            1.8
  Haddonfield             6,147       6,060         87            1.4
  Hi-Nella                  606         573         33            5.4
  Laurel Springs          1,201       1,144         57            4.7
  Lawnside                1,385       1,279        106            7.7
  Lindenwold             11,841      11,248        593            5.0
  Magnolia                2,923       2,830         93            3.2
  Merchantville           2,182       2,105         77            3.5
  Mount Ephraim           2,395       2,322         73            3.0
  Oaklyn borough          2,339       2,275         64            2.7
  Pennsauken             18,306      17,683        623            3.4
  Pine Hill               5,580       5,264        316            5.7
  Pine Valley                10          10          0            0.0
  Runnemede               4,856       4,668        188            3.9
  Somerdale               2,990       2,891         99            3.3
  Stratford               4,297       4,145        152            3.5
  Tavistock                  24          24          0            0.0
  Voorhees               14,384      14,106        278            1.9
  Waterford               6,112       5,948        164            2.7
  Winslow                15,759      15,081        678            4.3
  Woodlynne               1,287       1,249         38            3.0
     TOTAL              261,999     249,729       12,270          4.7
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Cape May
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Avalon                    884         812         72            8.1
  Cape May                1,790       1,637        153            8.5
  Cape May Point             84          77          7            8.3
  Dennis                  2,958       2,749        209            7.1
  Lower                   9,719       8,681      1,038           10.7
  Middle                  7,308       6,523        785           10.7
  North Wildwood          2,485       1,995        490           19.7
  Ocean City              8,451       7,913        538            6.4
  Sea Isle City           1,246       1,105        141           11.3
  Stone Harbor              414         388         26            6.3
  Upper                   5,776       5,398        378            6.5
  West Cape May             508         481         27            5.3
  West Wildwood             225         192         33           14.7
  Wildwood                2,058       1,565        493           24.0
  Wildwood Crest          1,817       1,578        239           13.2
  Woodbine                  897         799         98           10.9
     TOTAL               46,619      41,892        4,727         10.1
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Cumberland
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Bridgeton               8,306       7,367        939           11.3
  Commercial              2,283       2,154        129            5.7
  Deerfield               1,549       1,418        131            8.5
  Downe                     843         764         79            9.4
  Fairfield               2,990       2,552        438           14.6
  Greenwich                 442         410         32            7.2
  Hopewell                2,243       2,112        131            5.8
  Lawrence                1,182       1,058        124           10.5
  Maurice River           1,862       1,757        105            5.6
  Millville              13,130      12,168        962            7.3
  Shiloh                    187         176         11            5.9
  Stow Creek                784         747         37            4.7
  Upper Deerfield         3,661       3,375        286            7.8
  Vineland               26,985      24,766      2,219            8.2
     TOTAL               66,448      60,824        5,624          8.5
   

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Essex
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Belleville             18,289      17,688        601            3.3
  Bloomfield             24,408      23,540        868            3.6
  Caldwell Borough        4,394       4,319         75            1.7
  Cedar Grove             6,026       5,907        119            2.0
  City of Orange         14,781      13,847        934            6.3
  East Orange            35,672      32,928      2,744            7.7
  Essex Fells               978         965         13            1.3
  Fairfield               4,315       4,224         91            2.1
  Glen Ridge              3,820       3,700        120            3.1
  Irvington              30,969      28,975      1,994            6.4
  Livingston             14,321      14,090        231            1.6
  Maplewood              11,751      11,494        257            2.2
  Millburn                9,323       9,191        132            1.4
  Montclair              20,919      20,198        721            3.4
  Newark                113,760     102,670     11,090            9.7
  North Caldwell          3,081       3,038         43            1.4
  Nutley                 14,253      13,785        468            3.3
  Roseland                2,735       2,670         65            2.4
  South Orange            8,860       8,656        204            2.3
  Verona                  7,197       7,082        115            1.6
  West Caldwell           5,745       5,671         74            1.3
  West Orange            20,440      19,918        522            2.6
     TOTAL              376,039     354,558       21,481          5.7
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Gloucester
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Clayton                 3,391       3,193        198            5.8
  Deptford               14,604      13,933        671            4.6
  East Greenwich          2,825       2,695        130            4.6
  Elk                     2,111       2,022         89            4.2
  Franklin                8,222       7,807        415            5.0
  Glassboro               9,078       8,411        667            7.3
  Greenwich               2,838       2,770         68            2.4
  Harrison                2,823       2,731         92            3.3
  Logan                   2,968       2,863        105            3.5
  Mantua                  5,970       5,798        172            2.9
  Monroe                 15,078      14,498        580            3.8
  National Park           1,828       1,663        165            9.0
  Newfield                  970         932         38            3.9
  Paulsboro               3,120       2,824        296            9.5
  Pitman                  5,326       5,141        185            3.5
  South Harrison          1,137       1,107         30            2.6
  Swedesboro              1,171       1,095         76            6.5
  Washington             25,710      24,853        857            3.3
  Wenonah                 1,401       1,335         66            4.7
  West Deptford          12,401      11,966        435            3.5
  Westville               2,591       2,429        162            6.3
  Woodbury                5,690       5,268        422            7.4
  Woodbury Heights        1,924       1,886         38            2.0
  Woolwich                  894         838         56            6.3
     TOTAL              134,071     128,058        6,013          4.5
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Hudson
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Bayonne                30,716      29,222      1,494            4.9
  East Newark             1,199       1,142         57            4.8
  Guttenberg              4,735       4,554        181            3.8
  Harrison                7,109       6,668        441            6.2
  Hoboken                20,130      19,111      1,019            5.1
  Jersey City           114,395     104,126     10,269            9.0
  Kearny                 18,912      17,945        967            5.1
  North Bergen           26,229      24,569      1,660            6.3
  Secaucus                7,631       7,390        241            3.2
  Union City             30,142      27,426      2,716            9.0
  Weehawken               7,281       6,789        492            6.8
  West New York          20,090      18,667      1,423            7.1
     TOTAL              288,569     267,610       20,959          7.3
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Hunterdon
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Alexandria              2,323       2,258         65            2.8
  Bethlehem               2,080       2,046         34            1.6
  Bloomsbury                544         526         18            3.3
  Califon                   745         732         13            1.7
  Clinton town            1,503       1,474         29            1.9
  Clinton township        6,601       6,469        132            2.0
  Delaware                3,089       3,028         61            2.0
  East Amwell             2,903       2,862         41            1.4
  Flemington              2,739       2,653         86            3.1
  Franklin                1,914       1,870         44            2.3
  Frenchtown                960         938         22            2.3
  Glen Gardner            1,241       1,203         38            3.1
  Hampton                   990         960         30            3.0
  High Bridge             2,597       2,551         46            1.8
  Holland                 3,075       3,011         64            2.1
  Kingwood                2,200       2,133         67            3.0
  Lambertville            2,789       2,737         52            1.9
  Lebanon borough           795         789          6            0.8
  Lebanon township        3,710       3,619         91            2.5
  Milford                   827         808         19            2.3
  Raritan                10,901      10,699        202            1.9
  Readington              9,503       9,312        191            2.0
  Stockton                  428         422          6            1.4
  Tewksbury               3,019       2,955         64            2.1
  Union                   2,731       2,690         41            1.5
  West Amwell             1,588       1,562         26            1.6
     TOTAL               71,792      70,306        1,486          2.1
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Mercer
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  East Windsor           13,319      12,982        337            2.5
  Ewing                  18,925      18,381        544            2.9
  Hamilton               49,034      47,741      1,293            2.6
  Hightstown              3,170       3,037        133            4.2
  Hopewell boro           1,186       1,169         17            1.4
  Hopewell township       6,321       6,219        102            1.6
  Lawrence               14,682      14,350        332            2.3
  Pennington              1,361       1,341         20            1.5
  Princeton borough       6,479       6,323        156            2.4
  Princeton township      7,055       6,865        190            2.7
  Trenton                41,551      38,087      3,464            8.3
  Washington              3,680       3,605         75            2.0
  West Windsor            8,599       8,415        184            2.1
     TOTAL              175,360     168,515        6,845          3.9
   

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Middlesex
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Carteret               10,796      10,267        529            4.9
  Cranbury                1,463       1,439         24            1.6
  Dunellen                4,165       4,036        129            3.1
  East Brunswick         27,495      26,710        785            2.9
  Edison                 56,905      55,024      1,881            3.3
  Helmetta                  799         766         33            4.1
  Highland Park           8,870       8,527        343            3.9
  Jamesburg               3,295       3,209         86            2.6
  Metuchen                8,077       7,890        187            2.3
  Middlesex               8,464       8,227        237            2.8
  Milltown                4,064       3,970         94            2.3
  Monroe                  9,752       9,309        443            4.5
  New Brunswick          24,334      22,716      1,618            6.6
  North Brunswick        20,570      20,102        468            2.3
  Old Bridge             35,731      34,542      1,189            3.3
  Perth Amboy            23,711      21,761      1,950            8.2
  Piscataway             30,425      29,389      1,036            3.4
  Plainsboro             11,048      10,771        277            2.5
  Sayreville             21,943      21,287        656            3.0
  South Amboy             4,604       4,515         89            1.9
  South Brunswick        17,251      16,804        447            2.6
  South Plainfield       12,807      12,378        429            3.3
  South River             8,010       7,668        342            4.3
  Spotswood               4,803       4,587        216            4.5
  Woodbridge             57,168      55,112      2,056            3.6
     TOTAL              416,550     401,006       15,544          3.7
   

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Monmouth
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Aberdeen               10,526      10,109        417            4.0
  Allenhurst                406         400          6            1.5
  Allentown               1,178       1,141         37            3.1
  Asbury Park             8,957       8,131        826            9.2
  Atlantic Highlands      2,681       2,605         76            2.8
  Avon-by-the-Sea         1,194       1,158         36            3.0
  Belmar                  3,404       3,268        136            4.0
  Bradley Beach           2,542       2,397        145            5.7
  Brielle                 2,490       2,357        133            5.3
  Colts Neck              4,462       4,366         96            2.2
  Deal                      614         598         16            2.6
  Eatontown               7,684       7,400        284            3.7
  Englishtown               732         700         32            4.4
  Fair Haven              2,910       2,786        124            4.3
  Farmingdale               889         858         31            3.5
  Freehold borough        6,262       5,944        318            5.1
  Freehold township      14,804      14,431        373            2.5
  Hazlet                 13,233      12,712        521            3.9
  Highlands               3,024       2,842        182            6.0
  Holmdel                 6,206       6,080        126            2.0
  Howell                 21,918      21,014        904            4.1
  Interlaken                514         505          9            1.8
  Keansburg               5,756       5,262        494            8.6
  Keyport                 4,303       4,141        162            3.8
  Little Silver           3,122       3,045         77            2.5
  Loch Arbour               247         239          8            3.2
  Long Branch            16,211      15,129      1,082            6.7
  Manalapan              13,828      13,366        462            3.3
  Manasquan               2,914       2,853         61            2.1
  Marlboro               15,309      14,854        455            3.0
  Matawan                 5,964       5,738        226            3.8
  Middletown             38,241      36,831      1,410            3.7
  Millstone               2,952       2,848        104            3.5
  Monmouth Beach          2,128       2,079         49            2.3
  Neptune                16,118      15,400        718            4.5
  Neptune City            2,947       2,862         85            2.9
  Ocean                  15,262      14,722        540            3.5
  Oceanport               3,380       3,259        121            3.6
  Red Bank                6,199       5,908        291            4.7
  Roosevelt                 544         530         14            2.6
  Rumson                  3,601       3,535         66            1.8
  Sea Bright              1,222       1,180         42            3.4
  Sea Girt                1,079       1,050         29            2.7
  Shrewsbury borough      1,760       1,728         32            1.8
  Shrewsbury township       714         688         26            3.6
  South Belmar              862         820         42            4.9
  Spring Lake Boro        1,797       1,774         23            1.3
  Spring Lake Heights     2,969       2,833        136            4.6
  Tinton Falls            7,348       7,137        211            2.9
  Union Beach             3,473       3,281        192            5.5
  Upper Freehold          1,988       1,932         56            2.8
  Wall                   11,851      11,447        404            3.4
  West Long Branch        4,353       4,251        102            2.3
 
     TOTAL              315,072     302,527       12,545          4.0
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Morris
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Boonton town            5,318       5,137        181            3.4
  Boonton township        2,103       2,054         49            2.3
  Butler                  4,755       4,605        150            3.2
  Chatham borough         4,568       4,488         80            1.8
  Chatham township        5,522       5,400        122            2.2
  Chester borough           749         732         17            2.3
  Chester township        3,654       3,572         82            2.2
  Denville                8,823       8,628        195            2.2
  Dover                   9,777       9,205        572            5.9
  East Hanover            6,408       6,253        155            2.4
  Florham Park            5,459       5,301        158            2.9
  Hanover                 7,206       7,034        172            2.4
  Harding                 2,154       2,118         36            1.7
  Jefferson              11,579      11,304        275            2.4
  Kinnelon                5,227       5,129         98            1.9
  Lincoln Park            7,131       6,912        219            3.1
  Long Hill **            5,091       5,008         83            1.6
  Madison                 9,630       9,357        273            2.8
  Mendham borough         2,849       2,815         34            1.2
  Mendham township        2,613       2,574         39            1.5
  Mine Hill               2,127       2,047         80            3.8
  Montville               9,739       9,368        371            3.8
  Morris                 12,662      12,381        281            2.2
  Morris Plains           3,392       3,313         79            2.3
  Morristown             10,845      10,403        442            4.1
  Mount Arlington         2,417       2,329         88            3.6
  Mount Olive            14,429      14,005        424            2.9
  Mountain Lakes          2,115       2,069         46            2.2
  Netcong                 2,119       2,050         69            3.3
  Parsippany-Troy Hill   33,473      32,632        841            2.5
  Pequannock              8,009       7,773        236            2.9
  Randolph               12,461      12,127        334            2.7
  Riverdale               1,510       1,449         61            4.0
  Rockaway borough        4,027       3,881        146            3.6
  Rockaway township      12,804      12,463        341            2.7
  Roxbury                12,664      12,332        332            2.6
  Victory Gardens           923         873         50            5.4
  Washington              9,086       8,870        216            2.4
  Wharton                 3,525       3,464         61            1.7
     TOTAL              268,945     261,455        7,490          2.8
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Ocean
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Barnegat                6,181       5,917        264            4.3
  Barnegat Light            356         353          3            0.8
  Bay Head                  775         753         22            2.8
  Beach Haven               814         773         41            5.0
  Beachwood               5,553       5,265        288            5.2
  Berkeley               11,571      10,908        663            5.7
  Brick                  37,592      35,962      1,630            4.3
  Dover                  42,828      41,151      1,677            3.9
  Eagleswood                874         836         38            4.3
  Harvey Cedars             190         179         11            5.8
  Island Heights            801         789         12            1.5
  Jackson                20,208      19,308        900            4.5
  Lacey                  11,970      11,399        571            4.8
  Lakehurst               1,568       1,511         57            3.6
  Lakewood               19,860      18,721      1,139            5.7
  Lavallette              1,107       1,061         46            4.2
  Little Egg Harbor       6,850       6,428        422            6.2
  Long Beach              1,878       1,819         59            3.1
  Manchester              9,091       8,588        503            5.5
  Mantoloking               149         145          4            2.7
  Ocean                   2,807       2,678        129            4.6
  Ocean Gate              1,066         996         70            6.6
  Pine Beach              1,106       1,063         43            3.9
  Plumsted                3,744       3,621        123            3.3
  Point Pleasant         10,752      10,377        375            3.5
  Point Pleasant Beach    3,022       2,931         91            3.0
  Seaside Heights         1,315       1,186        129            9.8
  Seaside Park            1,099       1,046         53            4.8
  Ship Bottom               712         683         29            4.1
  South Toms River        2,085       1,958        127            6.1
  Stafford                6,941       6,604        337            4.9
  Surf City                 685         672         13            1.9
  Tuckerton               1,645       1,549         96            5.8
     TOTAL              217,198     207,231        9,967          4.6
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Passaic
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Bloomingdale            4,536       4,376        160            3.5
  Clifton                38,697      37,092      1,605            4.1
  Haledon                 3,418       3,292        126            3.7
  Hawthorne               9,316       8,993        323            3.5
  Little Falls            6,561       6,332        229            3.5
  North Haledon           4,320       4,128        192            4.4
  Passaic                28,890      26,082      2,808            9.7
  Paterson               68,345      61,643      6,702            9.8
  Pompton Lakes           5,920       5,732        188            3.2
  Prospect Park           2,828       2,702        126            4.5
  Ringwood                7,288       6,930        358            4.9
  Totowa                  5,123       4,946        177            3.5
  Wanaque                 5,209       4,952        257            4.9
  Wayne                  26,093      25,195        898            3.4
  West Milford           14,220      13,658        562            4.0
  West Paterson           6,499       6,259        240            3.7
     TOTAL              237,263     222,310       14,953          6.3
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Salem
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Alloway                 1,465       1,454         11            0.8
  Carneys Point           4,164       3,933        231            5.5
  Elmer                     749         729         20            2.7
  Elsinboro                 603         587         16            2.7
  Lower Alloways Creek      965         922         43            4.5
  Mannington                759         721         38            5.0
  Oldmans                   901         871         30            3.3
  Penns Grove             2,256       2,020        236           10.5
  Pennsville              7,273       7,024        249            3.4
  Pilesgrove              1,749       1,733         16            0.9
  Pittsgrove              4,143       3,975        168            4.1
  Quinton                 1,150       1,054         96            8.3
  Salem                   2,866       2,564        302           10.5
  Upper Pittsgrove        1,643       1,618         25            1.5
  Woodstown               1,606       1,550         56            3.5
     TOTAL               32,290      30,754        1,536          4.8
   

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Somerset
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Bedminster              6,068       5,946        122            2.0
  Bernards               11,898      11,654        244            2.1
  Bernardsville           4,415       4,324         91            2.1
  Bound Brook             7,011       6,805        206            2.9
  Branchburg              8,176       7,951        225            2.8
  Bridgewater            24,399      23,940        459            1.9
  Far Hills                 456         442         14            3.1
  Franklin               32,352      31,636        716            2.2
  Green Brook             2,886       2,830         56            1.9
  Hillsborough           21,411      20,881        530            2.5
  Manville                7,295       7,079        216            3.0
  Millstone                 347         341          6            1.7
  Montgomery              6,482       6,389         93            1.4
  North Plainfield       13,776      13,405        371            2.7
  Peapack & Gladstone     1,412       1,390         22            1.6
  Raritan                 4,120       4,000        120            2.9
  Rocky Hill                502         489         13            2.6
  Somerville              8,251       7,927        324            3.9
  South Bound Brook       3,009       2,878        131            4.4
  Warren                  7,169       6,958        211            2.9
  Watchung                3,486       3,430         56            1.6
     TOTAL              174,922     170,696        4,226          2.4
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Sussex
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Andover borough           504         486         18            3.6
  Andover township        3,073       2,982         91            3.0
  Branchville               514         493         21            4.1
  Byram                   4,953       4,853        100            2.0
  Frankford               2,985       2,890         95            3.2
  Franklin                2,850       2,757         93            3.3
  Fredon                  1,597       1,565         32            2.0
  Green                   1,651       1,616         35            2.1
  Hamburg                 1,677       1,593         84            5.0
  Hampton                 2,750       2,669         81            2.9
  Hardyston               3,322       3,230         92            2.8
  Hopatcong              10,106       9,729        377            3.7
  Lafayette               1,169       1,144         25            2.1
  Montague                1,613       1,541         72            4.5
  Newton                  4,226       4,053        173            4.1
  Ogdensburg              1,631       1,589         42            2.6
  Sandyston               1,002         973         29            2.9
  Sparta                  9,102       8,815        287            3.2
  Stanhope                2,274       2,200         74            3.3
  Stillwater              2,514       2,356        158            6.3
  Sussex                  1,230       1,161         69            5.6
  Vernon                 12,254      11,756        498            4.1
  Walpack                    39          39          0            0.0
  Wantage                 5,274       5,124        150            2.8
     TOTAL               78,309      75,614        2,695          3.4
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Union
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Berkeley Heights        6,467       6,330        137            2.1
  Clark                   7,989       7,732        257            3.2
  Cranford               13,020      12,757        263            2.0
  Elizabeth              56,614      52,132      4,482            7.9
  Fanwood                 4,100       4,006         94            2.3
  Garwood                 2,423       2,314        109            4.5
  Hillside               12,261      11,640        621            5.1
  Kenilworth              4,021       3,845        176            4.4
  Linden                 19,293      18,271      1,022            5.3
  Mountainside            3,514       3,405        109            3.1
  New Providence          6,668       6,526        142            2.1
  Plainfield             26,070      24,276      1,794            6.9
  Rahway                 14,169      13,569        600            4.2
  Roselle                11,436      10,743        693            6.1
  Roselle Park            7,697       7,371        326            4.2
  Scotch Plains          12,253      11,891        362            3.0
  Springfield             7,681       7,466        215            2.8
  Summit                 10,941      10,678        263            2.4
  Union                  27,503      26,514        989            3.6
  Westfield              16,030      15,653        377            2.4
  Winfield                  851         810         41            4.8
     TOTAL              271,003     257,930       13,073          4.8
    

   1999 ANNUAL AVERAGE LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES BY MUNICIPALITY
                     FOR THE COUNTY OF Warren
                                                              UNEMPLOYMENT
  MUNICIPALITY        LABOR FORCE   EMPLOYMENT Unemployment      Rate
  Allamuchy               2,249       2,149        100            4.4
  Alpha                   1,410       1,348         62            4.4
  Belvidere               1,456       1,398         58            4.0
  Blairstown              2,882       2,807         75            2.6
  Franklin                1,470       1,396         74            5.0
  Frelinghuysen           1,014         983         31            3.1
  Greenwich               1,105       1,064         41            3.7
  Hackettstown            5,006       4,768        238            4.8
  Hardwick                  708         686         22            3.1
  Harmony                 1,554       1,501         53            3.4
  Hope                    1,078       1,032         46            4.3
  Independence            2,447       2,393         54            2.2
  Knowlton                1,399       1,348         51            3.6
  Liberty                 1,515       1,462         53            3.5
  Lopatcong               2,731       2,650         81            3.0
  Mansfield               4,573       4,378        195            4.3
  Oxford                    983         941         42            4.3
  Phillipsburg            8,393       7,872        521            6.2
  Pohatcong               2,131       2,081         50            2.3
  Washington borough      3,719       3,568        151            4.1
  Washington township     3,198       3,109         89            2.8
  White                   2,019       1,920         99            4.9
     TOTAL               53,043      50,857        2,186          4.1
    NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
    LABOR PLANNING AND ANALYSIS
    DIVISION OF LABOR MARKET AND
      DEMOGRAPHIC RESEARCH
    BUREAU OF LABOR FORCE STATISTICS
    LOCAL AREA UNEMPLOYMENT STATISTICS
    March 2004
    2003 BENCHMARK