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Info About the New Jersey Cash 5

Guess Range 5/43
Hosted in New Jersey, USA
(Local draw time)
Jackpot Type CASH
Tax Requirement Lottery prizes are subject to taxation at source. There are three tax bands. Tax Band 1: Tax-free up to $599.99. Tax Band 2: Any prize between $600 and $9,999.99 is subject to a tax rate of 30% for non-residents. Tax Band 3: Any prize above $10,000 is subject to a tax rate of 38% for non-residents. Check the tax laws in your country of residence for any further local taxation you may be subject to.

Chances to win New Jersey - Cash 5

Divisions Match Winning Odds
1 Prize 5 1:962,598
2 Prize 4 1:5,066
3 Prize 3 1:137

New Jersey - Cash 5 Information

New Jersey Cash 5 Rules

To play the New Jersey Cash 5, all you have to do is choose your 5 numbers from a guess range of 1 to 43. If you manage to guess all 5 of the winning numbers, then you are the winner of the big jackpot. Matching less than 5 number numbers will earn you one of the amazing secondary prizes. Read on to find out more about them!

When Are the NJ Cash 5 Draws?

The Jersey Cash 5 is one of the biggest daily draws in the US, alongside New York Take 5. There is a NJ Cash 5 draw every single day in New Jersey at 19:57, local time. After the draw, you can check your NJ Cash 5 numbers on our results page.

The NJ Cash 5 Jackpot

The big NJ Cash 5 jackpot in the game starts out at a minimum amount of $75,000. Then, with every draw where it is not won, it gets bigger and bigger. To win the NJ Cash 5 jackpot, you have to match all the 5 winning numbers.

The New Jersey Cash 5 Secondary Prizes

There are two secondary prize categories in the New Jersey Cash 5 lottery. Guessing any 4 of the 5 winning numbers of the day will earn you the $500 second prize. Players who match 3 winning numbers are entitled to the third-tier prize in the game, which amounts to $15.00.

The XTRA Feature in the NJ Cash 5

The XTRA feature in the New Jersey Cash 5 is one of the big American lottery multipliers. This means that it can increase the amount of any NJ Cash 5 prize you win, all except the jackpot. The XTRA feature comes at a small additional cost to the ticket, but it can boost winnings considerably.

The XTRA number is drawn from a guess range of 2 to 5. The drawn number determines how many times the secondary prizes will be increased for Jersey Cash 5 XTRA players. If you match 4 numbers and win the second prize, the XTRA can get you from $1,000 to $2,500.

The Odds of Winning New Jersey Cash 5

One of the biggest advantages of playing NJ cash 5 is that it offers very achievable odds. You stand a 1 in 962,598 chance of scooping the jackpot every single time you play. And while this might seem difficult to beat, compared to the odds of winning the Powerball jackpot (1 in 292,201,338) they are quite manageable.

And it gets much better! Your chances of matching 4 numbers and winning the second prize in the Jersey Cash 5 are of 1 in 5,066. As for the third prize, you have a 1 in 137 chance of winning it. With odds like these, this is one American lottery that is well worth your attention.