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New Jersey EB-5 Regional Center

EB5AN State of New Jersey Regional Center

Geographic coverage: Multiple counties in the State of New Jersey

View the official regional center designation letter for the EB5AN New Jersey Regional Center.

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Benefits of Affiliation with our New Jersey EB-5 Regional Center

Immediate Ability to Raise EB-5 Capital in New Jersey

Business affiliates of EB5AN, including our New Jersey EB-5 regional center, can immediately begin raising EB-5 investment funds in any of the designated geographic areas that comprise our USCIS-approved regional centers.

Indirect Job Creation Calculations

Business affiliates of our regional centers can calculate job creation through both direct and indirect job methodologies. This leads to higher job creation figures than direct non-regional center calculations of actual payroll employees.

Regional Center Affiliation Process

The regional center affiliation process can be a fast solution and a great fit for those looking to begin a project immediately. The benefits of affiliating with a regional center make this an excellent choice for many project developers.

Our experienced team will work with you to understand whether EB-5 funding is a good fit for your project and whether you qualify to affiliate with our regional centers.

Let Us Help You to Create Your Own New Jersey EB-5 Regional Center

Our Team Will Complete Your I-924 Application for a New Jersey EB-5 Regional Center in Three Weeks

EB5AN has obtained full state regional center coverage in multiple states and has completed more than 100 USCIS-compliant business plans and economic impact studies. The I-924 application process is complicated and requires legal expertise, economic analysis, business plan creation, and an understanding of how USCIS adjudicates applications.

EB5AN has the internal resources to assemble all required aspects of an I-924 application. Additionally, we have extensive experience with I-924 applications and understand all the key components and common pitfalls.

There are various approaches to take when filing an I-924 form; please contact us to learn more about the process and how we can work together to get your regional center approved quickly by USCIS.

Targeted Employment Area (TEA) Qualification Report in New Jersey for EB-5 New Jersey Regional Center Projects

Please visit our EB-5 TEA Map to determine whether your New Jersey EB-5 regional center project’s location qualifies as a rural or high unemployment targeted employment area (TEA).

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Because TEA designation is crucial to the success of many EB-5 projects, it is important to understand how USCIS reviews TEA designation requests. Once you determine whether your New Jersey EB-5 regional center project is located in a TEA, you can prepare a TEA report yourself. The free downloadable report available through the EB5AN TEA map is also suitable for submission to USCIS.

If you still need assistance with preparing your EB-5 TEA report for your EB-5 regional center project in New Jersey, please contact the EB5AN team directly by phone at 1-800-288-9138 or via e-mail at, or simply order an EB-5 TEA Qualification Report.

About the State of New Jersey and the Economic Climate of our EB-5 New Jersey Regional Center

Our New Jersey EB-5 regional center was created to provide an investment vehicle for qualified foreign investors seeking to obtain permanent resident status in the United States through an investment in a USCIS-approved EB-5 regional center with geographic coverage of multiple counties in the State of New Jersey.

Historically, several elected New Jersey public officials, including senators and congressional representatives, have endorsed the EB-5 regional center program as a great opportunity for the U.S. economy and for foreign investors who want to immigrate to the United States and invest in a USCIS-approved New Jersey EB-5 regional center such as the EB5AN New Jersey Regional Center.

New Jersey: Population and Income Demographics

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According to the 2010 U.S. Census, New Jersey has a population of approximately 7 million people over the age of 16. Of this, there are approximately 4.7 million people in the labor force, with 4.2 million who are employed and 472,000 who are unemployed. These population numbers represent approximately 3.2 million households.

New Jersey: Unemployment Trends

Chart showing New Jersey’s unemployment rate falling from just below 10% in January 2013 to 4.4% in December 2015.

Unemployment statistics for 2015 show average unemployment in New Jersey at 5.9%. Monthly unemployment rates were 5.0% for October 2015, 5.0% for November 2015, and 4.4% for December 2015.

New Jersey covers an area of 8,722.58 square miles, with a width of 70 miles and a length of 170 miles. This implies a population density of 1,210.1 people per square mile, which makes New Jersey the most densely populated state in the United States.

The capital of the state of New Jersey is Trenton, the largest city is Newark, and the largest metro area is the Central Jersey area. The gross domestic product (GDP) of New Jersey in 2010 was $487 billion. This implies a compound annual growth rate from 2000 to 2010 of 3.39% and a per capita GDP of $49,901. New Jersey has the eighth-largest economy in the United States by GDP.

New Jersey’s per capita gross state product in 2008 was $54,699, second in the U.S. and higher than the national per capita GDP of $46,588. Its per capita income was the third highest in the nation at $51,358. In 2013, New Jersey had the second-largest number of millionaires per capita in the United States (ratio of 7.49%), according to a study by Phoenix Marketing International. New Jersey ranked second in the nation in the number of places with per capita incomes above the national average, at 76.4%. Nine of New Jersey’s counties are in the wealthiest 100 of the country.

New Jersey State Government & EB-5 Investment Financial and Employment Statistics

New Jersey: Real GDP (2011–2014)

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From 2011 to 2014, New Jersey’s GDP grew by 2.04%, with an average annual GDP growth of 0.7%. In 2014, New Jersey’s real GDP was $0.5 trillion, ranking eighth in the U.S. The 2011–2012 financial year saw the largest percent change in GDP at 2.5%, signaling a strong and growing economy.

New Jersey: Total Personal Consumption Expenditure (2012–2014)

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Personal consumption expenditure is the primary measure of consumer spending on goods and services and is a primary engine driving economic growth. New Jersey’s personal consumption expenditure grew from $0.38 trillion in 2012 to $0.41 trillion in 2014. From 2013 to 2014, total personal consumption expenditure grew by 5.1%.

New Jersey: State government finances (2013)

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In 2013, the government of New Jersey collected $67.92 billion and spent $67.36 billion, resulting in a net difference of $0.56 billion. Revenue is sourced from federal and local taxes, sales tax, and individual and corporate taxes. Expenditures include education, welfare, highways, police, and other social services.

New Jersey: New Privately Owned Housing Units Authorized by Building Permits in Permit-Issuing Places

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Since 2009, New Jersey has seen increased growth of privately owned housing units, both in new buildings and housing units. In 2014, roughly 4,000 privately owned units were authorized by building permits. Most of these units are in New Jersey’s largest cities, which include Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, and Edison.

The EB5AN State of New Jersey Regional Center covers the entire state of New Jersey, including the following cities. Newark is one of the nation’s major air, shipping, and rail hubs. Jersey City sits across the Hudson River from New York; redevelopment of the city’s waterfront has made it one of the largest centers of banking and finance in the United States. Edison is a city in Middlesex that serves as a hub of Asian American culture, and Oak Tree Road in Edison is the place to visit if you are looking for Indian food or Indian stores.

Piscataway is the fifth-oldest municipality in New Jersey and has advanced educational and research facilities due to the presence of Rutgers University. Iselin is an unincorporated community and census-designated place located within Woodbridge Township in Middlesex County. Princeton Meadows is an unincorporated community and census-designated place located within Plainsboro Township in Middlesex County. Sayreville is a borough located on the Raritan River, near the Raritan Bay in Middlesex County.