Cranbury, New Jersey

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Population in 2010: 2,181. Population change since 2000: +8.6%
Males: 1,131  (51.9%)
Females: 1,050  (48.1%)
Median resident age:  46.5 years
New Jersey median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 08512.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $155,080 (it was $104,444 in 2000)
Cranbury:

$155,080
NJ:

$70,165

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $61,787 (it was $51,095 in 2000)

Cranbury CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $619,068 (it was $309,300 in 2000)
Cranbury:

$619,068
NJ:

$307,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $327,554; Detached houses: $356,587; Townhouses or other attached units: $239,444; In 2-unit structures: $249,367; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $206,012; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $220,096; Mobile homes: $67,687

Median gross rent in 2013: $989.

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  • Races in Cranbury, NJ (2010)

    Cranbury races chart
    • 1,76280.8%White alone
    • 24511.2%Asian alone
    • 863.9%Black alone
    • 492.2%Hispanic
    • 361.7%Two or more races
    • 20.09%Other race alone
    • 10.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cranbury: 121.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (17.3%), German (10.6%), English (10.0%), Italian (9.2%), United States (8.6%), Polish (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1872

Elevation: 103 feet

Land area: 1.24 square miles.

Population density: 1,761 people per square mile   (low).

Cranbury,NJ real estate house value index trend

Cranbury, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Cranbury:

  • High school or higher: 97.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 70.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 33.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cranbury CDP:

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 64.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

431 residents are foreign born (5.4% Asia, 4.4% Europe).

This place:

18.9%
New Jersey:

21.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $9,726 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $10,424 (1.5%)

Cranbury satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Trenton, NJ (14.0 miles , pop. 85,403).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Staten Island, NY (27.4 miles , pop. 443,728).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Brooklyn, NY (38.0 miles , pop. 2,465,326).

Nearest cities: Hightstown borough, NJ (1.6 miles ), Clearbrook Park, NJ (1.7 miles ), Rossmoor, NJ (1.7 miles ), Princeton Meadows, NJ (1.7 miles ), Twin Rivers, NJ (1.8 miles ), Concordia, NJ (1.9 miles ), Whittingham, NJ (2.0 miles ), Plainsboro Center, NJ (2.1 miles ).

Latitude: 40.31 N, Longitude: 74.52 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,262 (+99.4%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 232 (22.0%)

Area code: 609

Cranbury household income distribution Cranbury home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (26%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Cranbury, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Cranbury, New Jersey average temperatures Cranbury, New Jersey average precipitation Cranbury, New Jersey humidity Cranbury, New Jersey wind speed Cranbury, New Jersey snowfall Cranbury, New Jersey sunshine Cranbury, New Jersey clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Cranbury-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 27% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Cranbury place center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 34.1 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cranbury-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 80.2 miles away from the city center
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 252.3 miles away from Cranbury 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 78.6 miles away from the city 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 292.0 miles away from the city 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 37.3 miles away from Cranbury 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 238.3 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 Middlesex County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Heavy Rains: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cranbury topographic map

Main business address for: 1ST CONSTITUTION BANCORP (SAVINGS INSTITUTION, FEDERALLY CHARTERED), PALATIN TECHNOLOGIES INC (PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Cranbury:

  • EMBRACING HOSPICECARE OF NEW JERSEY WEST LLC (109 SOUTH MAIN STREET)
  • ELMS NURSING HOME (25 PARK PLACE WEST)
  • ELMS OF CRANBURY, THE (61 MAPLEWOOD AVENUE)

Heliports located in Cranbury:

Amtrak stations near Cranbury:

  • 6 miles: PRINCETON JUNCTION (WALLACE RD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: NEW BRUNSWICK (FRENCH & ALBANY STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: TRENTON (72 S. CLINTON AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.

College/University in Cranbury:

  • Gentle Healing School of Massage (Full-time enrollment: 17; Location: 1274 South River Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.gentlehealingschool.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cranbury:

  • Mercer County Community College (about 8 miles; West Windsor, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 5,728)
  • Princeton University (about 9 miles; Princeton, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,897)
  • Rider University (about 13 miles; Lawrenceville, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,960)
  • The College of New Jersey (about 15 miles; Ewing, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,573)
  • Rutgers University-New Brunswick (about 15 miles; New Brunswick, NJ; FT enrollment: 39,388)
  • Thomas Edison State College (about 15 miles; Trenton, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,972)
  • Middlesex County College (about 16 miles; Edison, NJ; FT enrollment: 9,849)

Public elementary/middle school in Cranbury:

Private elementary/middle school in Cranbury:

  • MONTESSORI PRESCHOOL ACADEMY (Students: 92, Location: 2674 US HIGHWAY 130 # B1, Grades: PK-1)
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Library in Cranbury:

  • CRANBURY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $645,943; Location: 23 N. MAIN STREET; 23,169 books; 10 e-books; 1,030 audio materials; 929 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 139 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Cranbury: Cranbury Volunteer First Aid Squad (A), Cranbury Volunteer Fire Company 1 Station 48 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Cranbury: 1ST CONSTITUTION BANCORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Cranbury include: Saint David's Episcopal Church (A), Cranbury United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Brainerd Cemetery (1), Westminster Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Brainerd Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Cranbury Museum (4 Park Place East).

Hotel: Marriott Residence Inn Cranbury (2662 USHighway 130).

Middlesex 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 118. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

118
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0690. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0690
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.48. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.48
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.15
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 20.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 0.4%
(0.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.2%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  2.8%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
120 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
45 people in nursing homes in 2000

Cranbury, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Cranbury (2011 data):

  • 1st Constitution Bank: Cranbury Village Branch at 74 North Main Street, branch established on 1927/01/01; at 2650 Route 130, branch established on 1989/07/24. Info updated 2011/08/31: Bank assets: $791.7 mil, Deposits: $624.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: 1st Constitution Bancorp
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Cranbury Branch at 2664 Route 130, branch established on 2007/07/23. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • New Jersey Community Bank: Cranbury Branch at 68 South Main Street, branch established on 2011/06/09. Info updated 2011/12/13: Bank assets: $132.0 mil, Deposits: $116.4 mil, headquarters in Freehold, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
New Jersey average:

12.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Cranbury CDP (based on Middlesex County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic322,34074
Other48,71773
Mainline Protestant35,693113
Evangelical Protestant29,296130
Orthodox13,49114
Black Protestant5,87917
None354,442-
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: 221
Middlesex County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 172
Middlesex County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 69
Middlesex County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 477
Here:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Middlesex County:

23.8%
New Jersey:

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

18.2%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cranbury:

62.9%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

65.0%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Cranbury:

27.1
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cranbury:

15.9%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cranbury:

7.4%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.3%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
Cranbury:

67.7%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.8%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cranbury, NJ Residents

5.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,970 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($792 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

0.09%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Union County, NJ  0.57% ($46,633 average AGI)
from Somerset County, NJ  0.55% ($51,397)
from Monmouth County, NJ  0.39% ($56,722)


6.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($59,321 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.44%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($888 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

0.10%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Somerset County, NJ  0.65% ($64,341 average AGI)
to Monmouth County, NJ  0.50% ($66,985)
to Union County, NJ  0.46% ($49,757)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cranbury:

  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHWH (1350 AM; 10 kW; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTTM (1680 AM; 10 kW; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cranbury:

  • WKXW-FM (101.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM CENTRAL NEW JERSEY LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WNJT-FM (88.1 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BRD/CST AUTHORITY)
  • WPRB (103.3 FM; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • W220AG (91.9 FM; LAWRENCEVILLE, ETC., NJ; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOC.)
  • WMGQ (98.3 FM; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WWFM (89.1 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WAWZ (99.1 FM; ZAREPHATH, NJ; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WPST (97.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WTHK (94.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Cranbury:

  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, 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.)
  • W36AS (Channel 36; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WLBX-LP (Channel 22; CRANFORD, NJ; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
Cranbury fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Cranbury fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 51m167ftTotal length
  • 240,481Total average daily traffic
  • 39,510Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Dale R Smith, Cranbury 2nj20105 (Lat: 40.312667 Lon: -74.507694), Type: 46.0, Overall height: 46 m, Registrant: 9495151500, Pm@mobilitie.Com, 660 NEWPORT CENTER DRIVE, STE 200
  • Dale R Smith, Cranbury 2nj20105 (Lat: 40.312667 Lon: -74.507694), Type: 46.0, Overall height: 46 m, Registrant: 9495151500, Pm@mobilitie.Com, 660 NEWPORT CENTER DRIVE, STE 200
  • Edward G Roach, Cranbury 2nj20105 (Lat: 40.312667 Lon: -74.507694), Type: 46.0, Overall height: 46 m, Registrant: 9495151500, Pm@mobilitie.Com, 660 NEWPORT CENTER DRIVE, STE 200

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • STATION, Int Prospect Plains Rd & S River Cranbury Rd 1.5 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 40.327028 Lon: -74.493194), Structure height: 25.6 m, Call Sign: WNEQ289
    Assigned Frequencies: 6695.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/27/1992, Expiration Date: 02/27/1997Registrant: Phone: (908) 918-5199
  • 278 Prospect Plains Rd (Lat: 40.316750 Lon: -74.488750), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WNTZ476
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/05/1995, Expiration Date: 07/05/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/08/2000Registrant: Phone: (908) 247-0900
  • WD3, 129 Millstone Road (Lat: 40.294194 Lon: -74.564583), Type: Pole, Structure height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQMJ957, Licensee ID: L00959074
    Assigned Frequencies: 17960.0 MHz, 17750.0 MHz, 23030.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/30/2010, Expiration Date: 08/30/2020, Cancellation Date: 06/17/2013, Certifier: Alan MacdonaldRegistrant: Telecom Transport Management, Inc., 146 N. Canal Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98103, Phone: (206) 569-3041, Fax: (206) 545-9585, Email:
  • 2VS, Cranbury Station Rd (Lat: 40.275778 Lon: -74.515778), Type: Tank, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQMK388, Licensee ID: L00959074
    Assigned Frequencies: 19310.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/01/2010, Expiration Date: 09/01/2020, Certifier: Alan MacdonaldRegistrant: Telecom Transport Management, Inc., 146 N. Canal Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98103, Phone: (206) 569-3041, Fax: (206) 545-9585, Email:
  • Cranbury NJ, Molly Pitcher Service Area, Nj Turnpike Authority-Milepost 71.7 (Lat: 40.317056 Lon: -74.489722), Type: Mast, Structure height: 55.2 m, Overall height: 61.3 m, Call Sign: WQPW868
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6345.49 MHzGrant Date: 09/05/2012, Expiration Date: 09/05/2022, Certifier: James R BarsugliaRegistrant: New Jersey State Police, River Rd, West Trenton, NJ 08628, Phone: (609) 882-2000
  • NJY0141, Station, Off Cranbury Road (Lat: 40.301250 Lon: -74.493611), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQTI371
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz... (+30 more)Grant Date: 02/10/2014, Expiration Date: 02/10/2024, Certifier: Karl KuykendallRegistrant: Peg Bandwidth, LLC, 5904 Stone Creek Drive, Suite 130, The Colony, TX 75056, Phone: (214) 937-0201, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cranbury)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD KR-21 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 79 mph), Engine: KINNER K5 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 206V , Serial Number: 1030, Airworthiness Date: 03/15/1961
    Registrant (Individual): Jerome C Yochelson, 16 S Main St, Cranbury, NJ 08512
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2911D , Serial Number: 18267459, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 12/14/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Ralph V Pagano, 1 Evans Dr, Cranbury, NJ 08512
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 12/22/1988
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 5470R , Serial Number: 17263543, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 07/12/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Mihai Lupovici, Rd 2 Box 135b Petty Road, Cranbury, NJ 08512
  • Aircraft: BEECH B24R (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6992R , Serial Number: MC-328, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 01/08/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Jack A Frohbieter, 34 Cranbury Neck Rd, Cranbury, NJ 08512

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$394,08514$347,7811$137,950
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$414,6900$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$378,6871$48,970
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$319,5650$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0087.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2000
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$167,060
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0087.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

ST DAVIDS EPISCOPAL CHURCH (Population served: 303, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-21-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-21-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-07-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-13-2013)
SUNOCO GAS (Population served: 62, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-26-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-13-2009), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-13-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 21
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Cranbury

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cranbury, NJ
Most common first names in Cranbury, NJ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9376.3 years
Joseph8475.4 years
William8076.0 years
Robert7271.3 years
Helen7280.6 years
Mary7183.3 years
Edward6576.7 years
Charles5175.7 years
Ruth4879.3 years
Frank4579.3 years
Most common last names in Cranbury, NJ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Cohen2575.4 years
Smith1977.2 years
Schwartz1680.1 years
Miller1678.5 years
Kaplan1678.8 years
Johnson1476.4 years
Goldstein1382.0 years
Shapiro1378.0 years
Goldberg1275.4 years
Brown1277.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (90%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
Businesses in Cranbury, NJ
NameCountNameCount
Cinnabon 1Marriott2
Crate & Barrel1MasterBrand Cabinets1
DHL1Starbucks2
FedEx3UPS11
Holiday Inn1

Cranbury compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Cranbury on our top lists:

  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Australia (population 500+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Hong Kong (population 500+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Australia and New Zealand Subregion (population 500+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in India (population 500+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
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