An Expat Talks about Living in
Summit, New Jersey
What is the name of the city or town that you are reporting on?
What activities, clubs and organizations would you recommend to newcomers to help them meet others?
The newcomer's club is the
easiest way to meet others. Also, try the YMCA.
In terms of religious, racial, economic and cultural diversity, are the people of this city or town diverse? Are they accepting of differences? Describe.
The town is quite diverse - homes range from low 200s to multi millions, lots of different churches.
What are the main industries in this city? What types of career opportunities commonly exist? How do most people find new jobs?
Most people commute to NYC, several pharmaceuticals are in the area - and AT&T.
In general, what are peoples' priorities in this city? For example, do lives revolve around work, family, socializing, sports, etc.?
Family and work.
If a friend of yours was thinking of moving to this city or town from far away, what other advice would you give them.
Nice town, good schools, diverse area and good services.
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