According to Business Week, Matawan ranks #12 in the Best Places to Raise Kids in the US. Per the article our median income is $63,594. While they show an aerial view of Matawan, it doesn't resemble Matawan at all. Don't see the lakes. Matawan's stats:
Test scores: 91.97 (46th)
Schools score 28.09 (2nd)
Crime 84.32 (40th)
Recreational/cultural activities 8.76 (26th)
Cost of living 83.73 (38th)
More important than what others think of Matawan, what do you residents think?