Belleville, New Jersey

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Population in July 2007: 34,877.
Males: 16,823  (48.2%)
Females: 18,054  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  36.2 years
New Jersey median age:  36.7 years

Zip codes: 07109.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $57,942 (it was $48,576 in 2000)
Belleville:

$57,942
NJ:

$70,165

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,985 (it was $22,093 in 2000)

Belleville CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $268,624 (it was $148,500 in 2000)
Belleville:

$268,624
NJ:

$307,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $417,210; Detached houses: $471,257; Townhouses or other attached units: $337,018; In 2-unit structures: $273,295; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $268,883; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $262,102
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  • Races in Belleville, NJ (2000)

    Belleville races chart
    • 20,66957.5%White alone
    • 8,50723.7%Hispanic
    • 4,02411.2%Asian alone
    • 1,7084.8%Black alone
    • 8352.3%Two or more races
    • 1400.4%Other race alone
    • 280.08%American Indian alone
    • 170.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Belleville detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Belleville: 128.9 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (30.9%), Irish (9.4%), German (6.9%), Polish (4.5%), United States (2.6%), English (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/08/1910

Elevation: 140 feet

Land area: 3.34 square miles.

Population density: 10,430 people per square mile   (high).

Belleville,NJ real estate house value index trend

Belleville, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Belleville:

  • High school or higher: 78.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Belleville CDP:

  • Never married: 32.0%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

9,638 residents are foreign born (10.5% Latin America, 9.9% Asia, 5.8% Europe).

This place:

26.8%
New Jersey:

21.6%



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Belleville, New Jersey as of June 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Belleville to the number of sex offenders is 34,877 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Belleville CDP:  3.3% ($4,960)
New Jersey:  2.4% ($4,047)
Belleville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Orange, NJ (3.2 miles , pop. 69,824).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (4.2 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (10.0 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities: Silver Lake, NJ (1.2 miles ), North Arlington borough, NJ (1.2 miles ), Bloomfield, NJ (1.3 miles ), Nutley, NJ (1.3 miles ), Lyndhurst, NJ (1.5 miles ), Glen Ridge borough, NJ (1.5 miles ), Kearny, NJ (1.6 miles ), Brookdale, NJ (1.7 miles ).

Latitude: 40.79 N, Longitude: 74.16 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -7,517 (-20.9%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 2,276 (13.6%)

Area codes: 973, 862


Crime rates in Belleville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0101011102002
per 100,000 0.02.80.02.80.02.93.03.00.05.50.00.05.5
Rapes 111147210013117
per 100,000 30.030.511.219.75.72.90.00.03.08.32.82.819.3
Robberies 57424148575964493560416260
per 100,000 155.4116.5114.4135.3163.2172.1190.0145.8103.4166.5113.4171.1165.4
Assaults 57795669695653343950294933
per 100,000 155.4219.0156.2194.5197.5163.3157.4101.2115.2138.780.2135.390.9
Burglaries 213230154164160150138168159164204152131
per 100,000 580.7637.7429.5462.3458.1437.4409.8499.9469.7455.0564.2419.6361.0
Thefts 560503424500501448501405466637481523533
per 100,000 1,526.81,394.71,182.61,409.41,434.41,306.51,487.61,205.01,376.71,767.21,330.31,443.61,468.9
Auto thefts 244312266262215181175145130212175164167
per 100,000 665.2865.1741.9738.5615.6527.8519.6431.4384.1588.1484.0452.7460.2
Arson 6224229713132
per 100,000 16.45.55.611.35.75.826.720.83.08.32.88.35.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 276.3299.7227.4267.8249.5234.3241.4202.0188.5263.8197.8219.6231.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Belleville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 115 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.92
New Jersey average:

3.43
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.7%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (8%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Personal and laundry services (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3%)

Work and jobs in Belleville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Belleville, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Belleville-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 36% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the Belleville place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 29.5 miles away from the place center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Belleville-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 218.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 103.6 miles away from Belleville center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 256.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 102.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 234.8 miles away from Belleville center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 51.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Essex County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Heavy Rains: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Belleville topographic map

Birthplace of: George Hrab - Musician, Frank Iero - Male singer, Liam O'Brien - Voice actor, Lucien Nocelli - Musician, Scott Graham - Sportscaster, Timothy Adams (actor) - Soap opera actor, William Thomas Pecora - Petrology, Frances Goodrich - Dramatists and playwright, James Wallwork - New Jersey State Senator, Creighton Gubanich - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Belleville:

  • CLARA MAASS MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, ONE CLARA MAAS DRIVE)
  • JERSEYCARE HOSPICE (50 NEWARK AVENUE SUITE 101)
  • SEMPERCARE HOSPITAL OF BELLEVILLE (1 CLARA MAASS DRIVE)
  • CLARA MAASS CONT CARE BELL (ONE CLARA MAASS DRIVE)
  • ESSEX CO GERIATRIC CTR (520 BELLVILLE AVE)
  • NUTLEY KIDNEY CLINIC (500 CORTLANDT STREET)

Amtrak stations near Belleville:

  • 5 miles: NEWARK (RAYMOND PLAZA WEST) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 7 miles: NEWARK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (NEWARK, ) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.
  • 10 miles: NEW YORK (PENN STA) (NEW YORK, 7TH AVE. & W. 32ND ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

College/University in Belleville:

  • Eastern International College-Belleville (Full-time enrollment: 75; Location: 251 Washington Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.eicollege.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Belleville:

  • New Jersey Institute of Technology (about 4 miles; Newark, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 8,212)
  • Rutgers University-Newark (about 4 miles; Newark, NJ; FT enrollment: 9,869)
  • University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (about 4 miles; Newark, NJ; FT enrollment: 3,210)
  • Essex County College (about 4 miles; Newark, NJ; FT enrollment: 9,595)
  • Montclair State University (about 5 miles; Montclair, NJ; FT enrollment: 16,277)
  • Seton Hall University (about 6 miles; South Orange, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,742)
  • Saint Peter's University (about 7 miles; Jersey City, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,583)

Public high school in Belleville:

Private high school in Belleville:

  • 1ST CEREBRAL PALSY OF NJ (Students: 60, Location: 7 SANFORD AVE, Grades: UG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Belleville:

  • BELLEVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 682, Location: 279 WASHINGTON AVE, Grades: 6-8)
  • BELLEVILLE PS3 (Location: 230 JORALEMON ST, Grades: KG-5)
  • BELLEVILLE PS4 (Location: 30 MAGNOLIA ST, Grades: PK-5)
  • BELLEVILLE PS5 (Location: 149 ADELAIDE ST, Grades: KG-5)
  • BELLEVILLE PS7 (Location: 20 PASSAIC AVE, Grades: PK-6)
  • BELLEVILLE PS8 (Location: 183 UNION AVE, Grades: KG-5)
  • BELLEVILLE PS9 (Location: 301 RALPH ST, Grades: KG-5)
  • BELLEVILLE PS10 (Location: 527 BELLEVILLE AVE, Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle school in Belleville:

  • ST PETER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 180, Location: 152 WILLIAM ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Belleville

Library in Belleville:

  • BELLEVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,219,317; Location: 221 WASHINGTON AVENUE; 111,493 books; 2,581 audio materials; 2,467 video materials; 11 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 125 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Belleville, NJ is officially the Cherry Blossom Capital of America.
  • (Add Church) River Of Life Assembly of God 174 Holmes Street, Belleville

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Notable locations in Belleville: Hendricks Field Golf Course (A), Belwood Park (B), Silver Lake Station (C), Cleveland Street Station (D), Care One Medical Services (E), Belleville Fire Department Station 2 (F), Belleville Fire Department Station 3 (G), Belleville Fire Department (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Belleville include: Grace Baptist Church (A), Silver Lake Baptist Church (B), Little Zion Methodist Church (C), Belleville Reformed Curch (D), Bethany Lutheran Church (E), Christian Apostolic Church (F), Montgomery Presbyterian Church (G), Saint Peter's Roman Catholic Church (H), Fewsmith Memorial Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Glendale Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Hendricks Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

River: Second River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Belleville include: Hendricks Field (1), Belleville Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Royal Train Rides Inc (181 Heckel St).

Hotel: Belleville Washington Motel (570 Washington Avenue).

Court: Belleville Township - Municipal Court (152 Washington Avenue).

Essex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 102. This is worse than average.

City:

102
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.338. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.338
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 18.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.3
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.932. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.932
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 23.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 15.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.38
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0138
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  66.2%
Whole state:  70.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.5%
Whole state:  4.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

8.2%
Whole state:

8.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

4.5%
Whole state:

4.2%

People in group quarters in Belleville in 2000:

  • 172 people in nursing homes
  • 13 people in religious group quarters
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally ill

Belleville, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Belleville (2011 data):

  • Valley National Bank: Aitken Branch, Tri-City Branch, Peoples Branch. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $14,186.7 mil, Deposits: $9,715.7 mil, headquarters in Wayne, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 219 total offices, Holding Company: Valley National Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: Belleville Branch at 321 Franklin Avenue, branch established on 1948/11/01; Belleville Branch at 144 Washington Avenue, branch established on 1951/04/02. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Capital One, National Association: Belleville Shopping Center Branch at 402 Main Street, branch established on 1985/10/07. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Bloomfield - Franklin Street Branch at 181 Franklin Street, branch established on 2003/05/05. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • The Provident Bank: Belleville Branch at 208-218 Washington Avenue, branch established on 1976/12/18. Info updated 2010/07/27: Bank assets: $7,097.5 mil, Deposits: $5,186.9 mil, headquarters in Jersey City, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 83 total offices, Holding Company: Provident Financial Services, Inc.
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: 463 Washington Ave Branch at 463 Washington Ave, branch established on 1942/05/01. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.7
New Jersey average:

13.1

Belleville travel time to work - commute Belleville mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Belleville CDP (based on Essex County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic261,96665
Other61,85081
Mainline Protestant41,339171
Black Protestant38,68788
Evangelical Protestant34,666191
Orthodox6,18812
None339,273-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 305
Essex County:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 119
Essex County:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Essex County:

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 463
Here:

6.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.4%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Essex County:

25.3%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.5%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.4%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.1%
State:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Belleville:

28.3
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Belleville:

19.8%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Belleville:

12.4%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.5%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

56.8%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.4%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Belleville, NJ Residents

5.07% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,840 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.07%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,014 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.07%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Union County, NJ  0.69% ($43,744 average AGI)
from Hudson County, NJ  0.59% ($68,787)
from Passaic County, NJ  0.37% ($49,775)


6.03% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($63,660 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($995 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.09%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Union County, NJ  0.92% ($45,825 average AGI)
to Hudson County, NJ  0.54% ($46,452)
to Morris County, NJ  0.37% ($84,301)

Strongest AM radio stations in Belleville:

  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WNYC (820 AM; 10 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WWRL (1600 AM; 25 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS CORP.-NY)
  • WPAT (930 AM; 5 kW; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT, INC)
  • WWRU (1660 AM; 10 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF NEW YORK LICENSE CORP.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Belleville:

  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WMSC (90.3 FM; UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBGO (88.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: NEWARK PUBLIC RADIO INC.)
  • WFME (94.7 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Belleville:

  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLBX-LP (Channel 22; CRANFORD, NJ; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Belleville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 40m131ftTotal length
  • $903,000Total costs
  • 243,196Total average daily traffic
  • 10,752Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1Before 1900
  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 61950-1959
  • 11960-1969
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Belleville, NJ

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Belleville)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Belleville, NJ)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • CLARA MAASS HOSPITAL, 1 Vlara Maass Drive (Lat: 40.786667 Lon: -74.175556), Type: Mast, Structure height: 23.8 m, Overall height: 29.8 m, Call Sign: WQDI976
    Assigned Frequencies: 21575.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/14/2015, Expiration Date: 09/08/2025, Certifier: Stephen A Megna Lt.Registrant: City Of - Police Department Newark, 311-317 Washington St., Newark, Nj, NJ 07102, Phone: (973) 733-6000, Fax: (973) 424-4218
  • NJ-NNJ5483A, 681 Main Street (306739) (Lat: 40.803972 Lon: -74.143639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 53 m, Overall height: 53.9 m, Call Sign: WQLT350
    Assigned Frequencies: 21825.0 MHz, 22275.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/20/2010, Expiration Date: 04/20/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • NJ-NNJ5476A, 86 Lavergne Ave (Lat: 40.793611 Lon: -74.175944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48 m, Overall height: 52.4 m, Call Sign: WQLT389
    Assigned Frequencies: 19575.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 19675.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/20/2010, Expiration Date: 04/20/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • BELLEVILLE, 125 Franklin Street (Lat: 40.781639 Lon: -74.182944), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 39.9 m, Overall height: 40.8 m, Call Sign: WQRK236
    Assigned Frequencies: 22170.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/03/2013, Expiration Date: 06/03/2023, Cancellation Date: 11/03/2014, Certifier: John MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Rt Us 7 Passaic River Bridge (Lat: 40.787056 Lon: -74.147361), Type: Building, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WHD786
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.650 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 09/24/1996, Expiration Date: 10/30/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/31/2002Registrant: State Of New Jersey, 1035 Parkway Ave Cn613, Trenton, NJ 08625

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

63 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Belleville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 123SZ , Serial Number: 17250216, Airworthiness Date: 01/22/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Patrick D Walker, 40 Cuozzo St, Belleville, NJ 07109
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23-250 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6029Y , Serial Number: 27-3214, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 04/06/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Patrick Walker, 40 Cuozzo St, Belleville, NJ 07109

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED118$240,72962$214,855497$231,81121$92,6193$713,33324$153,708
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$255,0719$208,55679$239,1016$69,3330$03$229,667
APPLICATIONS DENIED30$254,86735$193,400300$245,20752$80,9423$1,131,66720$175,950
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN19$251,15812$221,083173$253,2491$30,0002$1,650,00012$210,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS16$240,8756$200,83360$259,7674$166,7501$500,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0140.00 , 0141.00, 0142.00, 0143.00, 0144.00, 0145.00, 0146.00, 0147.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$241,92911$276,4550$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$247,5003$346,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$214,5007$243,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$180,0003$291,6670$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$295,0001$129,0001$360,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0140.00 , 0141.00, 0142.00, 0143.00, 0144.00, 0145.00, 0146.00, 0147.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Belleville and their reported violations in the past:

BELLEVILLE WATER DEPT (Population served: 35,129, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-05-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-15-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-27-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-27-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-27-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2010), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-18-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-24-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-21-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-12-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-18-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-28-2007), St Public Notif requested (NOV-28-2007), St Public Notif received (NOV-29-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In APR-2014. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-16-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAY-29-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-11-2014), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-11-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-20-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-11-2014), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-11-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-20-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-14-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-14-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 4 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 164
  • Hazardous Condition: 208
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - Belleville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Belleville, NJ

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (22%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Belleville, NJ
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Avenue1McDonald's2
Blockbuster1Pathmark1
Brunswick Bowling & Billiards1Payless1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Decora Cabinetry2RadioShack1
DressBarn1Sears1
Dunkin Donuts2Subway1
FedEx2Taco Bell1
Food Basics1U-Haul3
GNC1UPS3
H&R Block1Walgreens2
KFC1Wendy's1
Kmart1

Belleville compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Belleville on our top lists:

  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Motor vehicle operators except bus and truck drivers (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: U. S. Postal service (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other transportation workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Personal appearance workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ecuador (population 500+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Personal and laundry services (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Secretaries and administrative assistants (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Chemicals (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Personal appearance workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Pharmacies and drug stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Personal and laundry services (population 5,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: U. S. Postal service (population 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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