Business Insider's annual list of the 50 most miserable cities in the U.S. is out. New Jersey had 9 of them. Business Insider took several key factors into consideration including: how many people are leaving each city, people without healthcare, commute times and people living in poverty. It's no secret people continue to leave New Jersey each and every year. So here are the New Jersey cities that made the list. Plainfield (30) West New York(29) Patterson(19) Trenton(17) Union City(15) New Brunswick(11) Camden(8) Newark(5) Passiac (4). I live in Pike County,Pa and work in Sussex County,N.J. I love where I live and work.