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03-02-2006, 12:53 PM
Study Shows NJ 's Best, Worst Kids Counties

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A pair of New Jersey counties that are relatively remote and relatively rural are the best and worst in the state for children, according to a study released Wednesday.
Hunterdon County, with the lowest child-poverty rate, topped the list published by the Association for Children of New Jersey (, a child-advocacy organization. Cumberland County, deep in the state's southern reaches and one of its poorest regions, was last.