Hoboken, NJ Moving Company

Living in Hoboken is all about enjoying the best of both worlds. With the heart of Manhattan and stunning NYC views right across the river, you’re truly connected to it all. On the other hand, Hoboken cost of living is a bit lower than Manhattan and most of its boroughs while still offering a bustling social scene for students and families alike.

At Great Moving, we’ve guided tens of thousands of treasured clients moving to Hoboken, the five boroughs and other city suburbs. As one of the most referred Hoboken moving companies, our team ensures your transition is smooth, on time and professionally handled from the first conversation to the final unpacked box.

Whether you’re changing neighborhoods, heading across the river Manhattan or coming from all the way across the country, we provide detailed Hoboken moving quotes to fit your specific needs and budget. A month before the big day, we’ll sit down and create the best plan for how to move you to Hoboken with ease and efficiency.

Hoboken Professional Moving Company

Since 2011, NYC Great Moving has grown to become one of the best Hoboken local and long-distance moving companies. Whether you’re moving to Hoboken with your family, business or a group of roommates, we can remove the hassle and confusion that often comes along with relocation.

Hoboken is a busy, active city. The very things that make it a great location to live can also make moving to Hoboken a bit tricky. As experience local Hoboken movers, we know all the strategies for making the packing and transport process simple and stress-free. With the tight layout of the area’s quaint neighborhoods and brownstone buildings, our experience as Hoboken apartment movers specifically helps us prepare for the big day. Let us help you surpass common traffic and parking complications in the area with our background in successful Hoboken moving days.

New to the area? We are considered one of the best long-distance Hoboken movers in the region, maintaining fully open communication and detailed estimates of transportation timing throughout the process. If you’re transitioning from a home to a riverside apartment, speak to us about our Hoboken storage assistance.

Our Hoboken packing services help you skip one of the most time-consuming phases of moving. Our team offers both partial and full-service packing services as well as unpacking assistance. We can even jump in at the last minute on your moving day to lend a hand. If you’re running low on materials, ask us to bring along the best Hoboken moving supplies available, from boxes to packing paper and mattress covers.

More and more each year, Hoboken is becoming a growing hub for new businesses. We pride ourselves on being dedicated Hoboken commercial movers, helping companies large and small make their home in this popular spot. We understand that organization and efficiency are the keys to a successful office move. Our experienced, certified and fully insured team is here to help guide the process from beginning to end.

Moving to Hoboken, NJ

Though Hoboken has attracted a young population of recent graduated over the past two decades, these now-professionals are planting their roots and settling down. The dense Hoboken population of over 53,000 people has a median age over about 31 years old, with about 12% of the popular under 18. Amidst all this influx of young people, proud long-time residents, who have been living in Hoboken for two or three generations, run iconic restaurants from all cultural backgrounds.

In the downtown Hoboken neighborhood, the youngest and rowdiest crowds fill the streets on weekend evenings, pulling in the nearby college energy of Stevens Institute of Technology. Looking out over the Hudson River, downtown Hoboken has become a destination for fine dining, lively bars and cozy, independently owned coffee shops and bookstores.

There are also plenty of things to do with kids in Hoboken throughout the year, including exploring weekly events at Hoboken Riverside Park, the Hoboken Historical Museum and a long list of outdoor adventures at Cove Boathouse. Moving to Hoboken also means you’ll be right by the famous Carlo’s Bakery, known for its show Cake Boss.

The Hoboken Path station is walkable to most of the downtown area, which connects to the light rail and NJ transit. Hoboken’s high cost of living has shifted the energy of the city, mainly due to its growing median household income of over $118k a year. The average rent of a one-bedroom Hoboken apartment is nearly $3,000 a month and continues to increase each year.

So, what is it like to like in Hoboken? Its price tag comes from a combination of a vast access to jobs in Hoboken and the surrounding area as well as endless things to see and do. Weather in Hoboken mirrors that of the rest of the northeastern seaboard, bringing in cold, snowy winters and warm, humid summers. Since Hoboken is just above sea level, it should be noted that the area is prone to flooding.

Hoboken has truly become a social hot spot for young families and recent grads. Its dedication to community development and cultural growth is only furthered along by its proximity to New York City. It’s no wonder more and more people are relocating to Hoboken each year.

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Demographic Info for Hoboken, NJ
31.6 years
Median Age
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38.8 mins
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2.06 people
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Places to Eat in Hoboken, NJ
Fiore Deli of Hoboken
Fiore Deli of Hoboken
414 Adams St
Hoboken, NJ 07030
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The Cuban Restaurant and Bar
The Cuban Restaurant and Bar
333 Washington St
Hoboken, NJ 07030
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Los Tacos No.1
Los Tacos No.1
75 9th Ave
New York, NY 10011
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Katz's Delicatessen
205 E Houston St
New York, NY 10002
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Vito's Italian Deli
806 Washington St
Hoboken, NJ 07030
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Ippudo NY
Ippudo NY
65 4th Ave
New York, NY 10003
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Our Clients Feedback

  • 5 star ratingExcellent, convenient process and professional movers! We had a wonderful experience with Great Moving, from arranging our move within a week to having it completed in 2.5 hours with Frank and his extremely efficient team. Highly recommend!

    Bhaavya S. Avatar Bhaavya S.

    5 star ratingI used them about a year ago to move and they were great. Very reasonably priced for NYC, their estimate was accurate, they were on time, and they worked very efficiently.  I had to be at work when they moved my stuff and they were extremely flexible about communicating with... read more

    Toria D. Avatar Toria D.

    5 star ratingThese guys were great. From the beginning, there was great communications with the company and overall we were very satisfied with the move. We moved from a 5th floor walk up in UWS to an elevator in Brooklyn. We were about 2 hours over in time so be prepared -... read more

    Tosakul B. Avatar Tosakul B.
  • Movers were professional and were careful with my belongings. They were polite and friendly. The only issue I had was that the coordinator on the phone told me I'd get 3 movers yet 4 people showed up so I had to scramble last minute to cover the fourth person's tip.... read more

    Julie Kim Avatar Julie Kim

    5 star ratingThey were life savers!! Highly recommend, professional and fast movers! Really helpful and nice guys, specially the person who helped us on the office, thank you!

    Juliana D. Avatar Juliana D.

    5 star ratingI had such an excellent experience with the team at Great Movers. From the start, scheduling was super easy.  One of the owners responded to my move request on a Sunday afternoon, and was continuously easy to reach-responding to me in 10 min or less-the entire week leading up to... read more

    Maggie M. Avatar Maggie M.
  • 5 star ratingThe moving process went smooth from start to finish! The movers were all professional and took the time and care to ensure that all our items arrived without any damages or difficulties. They were fast and efficient and had no issues moving items out of walk ups. I would definitely... read more

    Derek H. Avatar Derek H.

    5 star ratingI think its my duty to let New Yorkers know about good service as the city is overloaded with scams. I have been using their service for a long time now. Every time I move, all I have to do is fill out a tiny questioner and I get a... read more

    Gigi K. Avatar Gigi K.

    I used Great Movers for my move back in October. While a little bit more expensive than other quotes I got, I chose them based on the good reviews. I was not disappointed. They came on time and quickly packaged everything in blankets and tape. Everything was moved over in... read more

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