According to a national study, an Atlantic County town not only has one of the best economies in the state, but the country as well.  A study released by Cities on the Rise in Jersey as reported by NBC 40 ranks Hammonton as having the fourth best economy in the entire state, and one of the best in the nation.

According to the website, the organization based its findings on clear, unbiased, personalized and complete collection of data.

Hammonton's mayor credits their diverse mix of business, both small and large, and says they are leading the way with job creation.