Edgewater, New Jersey

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Population in 2014: 12,343 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +60.8%
Males: 5,765  (46.7%)
Females: 6,578  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  37.6 years
New Jersey median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 07020.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $99,350 (it was $63,455 in 2000)
Edgewater:

$99,350
NJ:

$70,165

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $64,405 (it was $42,650 in 2000)

Edgewater borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $535,923 (it was $197,800 in 2000)
Edgewater:

$535,923
NJ:

$307,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $547,229; Detached houses: $533,919; Townhouses or other attached units: $776,826; In 2-unit structures: $278,177; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $726,155; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $479,516

Median gross rent in 2013: $2,020.

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  • Races in Edgewater, NJ (2013)

    Edgewater races chart
    • 4,87241.1%White alone
    • 4,44637.5%Asian alone
    • 1,67814.1%Hispanic
    • 8577.2%Black alone
    • 1891.6%Two or more races
    • 110.09%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Edgewater: 129.9 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (7.2%), German (5.4%), Irish (5.2%), Polish (3.2%), Russian (3.2%), English (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1894

Elevation: 55 feet

Land area: 0.85 square miles.

Population density: 14,567 people per square mile   (very high).

Edgewater,NJ real estate house value index trend

Edgewater, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Edgewater:

  • High school or higher: 95.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 74.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 28.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 42.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Edgewater borough:

  • Never married: 30.4%
  • Now married: 53.3%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

5,205 residents are foreign born (14.1% Asia, 6.4% Europe, 5.9% Latin America).

This borough:

43.9%
New Jersey:

21.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $7,623 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $6,546 (1.4%)

Edgewater satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manhattan, NY (4.2 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities: Cliffside Park borough, NJ (1.0 miles ), Fort Lee borough, NJ (1.2 miles ), Palisades Park borough, NJ (1.2 miles ), Ridgefield borough, NJ (1.3 miles ), Fairview borough, NJ (1.3 miles ), Leonia borough, NJ (1.6 miles ), Guttenberg, NJ (1.7 miles ), Ridgefield Park, NJ (1.8 miles ).

Latitude: 40.83 N, Longitude: 73.97 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,277 (-19.2%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 614 (9.7%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 201

Edgewater household income distribution Edgewater home values distribution

Crime rates in Edgewater by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 120000001
per 100,000 12.821.60.00.00.00.00.00.010.1
Robberies 174451274
per 100,000 12.875.542.842.751.810.420.571.140.5
Assaults 531041782165
per 100,000 63.832.4107.042.7176.183.520.5162.550.6
Burglaries 18272816309223630
per 100,000 229.7291.2299.7170.6310.893.9225.2365.6303.8
Thefts 135131107125135201169185157
per 100,000 1,722.61,412.91,145.41,332.91,398.52,097.01,729.81,878.91,589.9
Auto thefts 211822171310101718
per 100,000 268.0194.1235.5181.3134.7104.3102.4172.7182.3
Arson 000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.010.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 304.3) 139.3145.2125.4105.7145.6124.1108.1176.1135.8

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Crime rate in Edgewater detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 27 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
New Jersey average:

3.43

Edgewater tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,675 (+53.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (27%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (18%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Legal occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Edgewater, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Edgewater-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New Jersey state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.6 miles away from the Edgewater borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/15/1970, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Edgewater-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 216.8 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 113.8 miles away from Edgewater 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 253.3 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 227.5 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 112.3 miles away from Edgewater center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 221.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bergen 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: 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).
Edgewater topographic map

Birthplace of: Barbara Corcoran - Real estate agent and investor, David Walker (journalist) - News anchor.

Hospitals and medical centers near Edgewater:

  • HOSPICE OF NEW YORK, LLC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; LONG ISLAND CITY, NY)
  • FEDERATION OF MULTICULTURAL PROGRAMS, INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; NEW YORK, NY)
  • FMC FAIRVIEW (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; FAIRVIEW, NJ)
  • ST MARYS CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NEW YORK, NY)
  • EAST HARLEM COUNCIL FOR COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT (Hospital, about 2 miles away; NEW YORK, NY)
  • FMS-HARLEM DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; NEW YORK, NY)
  • ST LUKE'S ROOSEVELT HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; NEW YORK, NY)

Amtrak stations near Edgewater:

  • 6 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.
  • 7 miles: LA GUARDIA AIRPORT (QUEENS, ) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.
  • 9 miles: YONKERS (FOOT OF DOCK ST. & WELLS AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Edgewater:

  • CUNY City College (about 2 miles; New York, NY; Full-time enrollment: 12,533)
  • Barnard College (about 2 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 2,425)
  • Teachers College at Columbia University (about 2 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 3,762)
  • Columbia University in the City of New York (about 2 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 23,396)
  • CUNY Hostos Community College (about 3 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 4,764)
  • Yeshiva University (about 3 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 4,015)
  • CUNY Bronx Community College (about 4 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 8,313)

Public elementary/middle schools in Edgewater:

See full list of schools located in Edgewater

Library in Edgewater:

  • EDGEWATER FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $757,979; Location: 49 HUDSON AVENUE; 21,414 books; 1,987 audio materials; 2,981 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 82 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Prime Time Early Learning Center, www.primetimeschools.com infant care thru pre-kindergarten, NAEYC Accredited. After care and summer camp to age 10, owner run since 1994, State licensed

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Notable locations in Edgewater: North Hudson Yacht Club (A), Edgewater Yard (B), Edgewater Emergency Medical Services (C), Edgewater Fire Department Firehouse 1 (D), Edgewater Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Edgewater: Holy Rosary Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Kids Kingdom (Amusement & Theme Parks; 725 River Road Suite 14).

Hotels: Comfort Inn Edgewater (725 River Road), Comfort Inn (725 River Road).

Bergen 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 108. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

108
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.386. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.386
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 19.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.7
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.54. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.54
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 21.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.05. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.05
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.5%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.1% for Black residents, 13.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 77.3% for American Indian residents, 26.9% for other race residents, 26.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.0 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  53.6%
Whole state:  69.3%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Edgewater (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Edgewater Branch at 725 River Road, branch established on 1984/06/11; Edgewater Branch at 950 River Road, branch established on 1919/01/01. 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.
  • MARINERS BANK: Waterford Branch at 190 River Road, branch established on 2002/01/23; Mariners Bank at 935 River Road, branch established on 2001/05/01. Info updated 2010/07/21: Bank assets: $295.9 mil, Deposits: $268.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Mariner's Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: Edgewater Pathmark Branch at 481 River Road, branch established on 1996/06/17. 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
  • Valley National Bank: Edgewater Branch at The Promenade, Building 400, branch established on 2004/07/22. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
New Jersey average:

12.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Edgewater borough (based on Bergen County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic430,00780
Other53,728120
Mainline Protestant45,613210
Evangelical Protestant33,419234
Orthodox14,37320
Black Protestant6,28617
None321,690-
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: 258
Bergen County:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 134
Bergen County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 95
Bergen County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 718
Here:

8.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bergen County:

19.6%
New Jersey:

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

17.9%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

56.2%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

55.3%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.1
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.8%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Edgewater:

10.8%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Edgewater:

6.9
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.4%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
Edgewater:

62.4%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.8%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Edgewater, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 6$17,700$35,4000$0
Other Government Administration 9$43,666$58,22110$7,549
Judicial and Legal 3$9,837$39,3483$3,619
Police Protection - Officers 29$267,154$110,5460$0
Police - Other 0$0 29$28,840
Firefighters 0$0 95$38,709
Fire - Other 0$0 4$6,184
Streets and Highways 22$135,050$73,6640$0
Welfare 0$0 1$2,753
Health 3$11,569$46,2768$8,485
Parks and Recreation 5$17,080$40,9929$7,785
Housing and Community Development(Local) 4$13,160$39,4800$0
Local Libraries 8$28,540$42,8105$4,808
Other and Unallocable 1$2,934$35,2089$14,885
Totals for Government 90$546,690$72,892173$123,617

Edgewater government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $690,000 ($55.90)
    Regular Highways: $149,000 ($12.07)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($0.89)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,161,000 ($256.10)
    General - Other: $2,086,000 ($169.00)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,530,000 ($123.96)
    Regular Highways: $1,121,000 ($90.82)
    Fire Protection: $690,000 ($55.90)
    Central Staff Services: $560,000 ($45.37)
    Solid Waste Management: $354,000 ($28.68)
    Parks & Recreation: $301,000 ($24.39)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $292,000 ($23.66)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $266,000 ($21.55)
    Financial Administration: $249,000 ($20.17)
    Health Services - Other: $246,000 ($19.93)
    General Public Buildings: $99,000 ($8.02)
    Welfare - Other: $67,000 ($5.43)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $500,000 ($40.51)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $4,640,000 ($375.92)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $43,000 ($3.48)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,979,000 ($484.40)

Edgewater government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $493,000 ($39.94)
    Housing & Community Development: $89,000 ($7.21)
    All Other: $3,000 ($0.24)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $1,419,000 ($114.96)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,442,000 ($116.83)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $811,000 ($65.71)
    Interest Earnings: $71,000 ($5.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,474,000 ($119.42)
    All Other: $285,000 ($23.09)
    Public Welfare: $59,000 ($4.78)
  • Tax - Property: $11,634,000 ($942.56)
    NEC: $544,000 ($44.07)
    Public Utilities: $27,000 ($2.19)

Edgewater government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $8,544,000 ($692.21)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $7,914,000 ($641.17)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $630,000 ($51.04)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $3,040,000 ($246.29)
    End of Fiscal Year: $2,845,000 ($230.50)

Edgewater government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $261,000 ($21.15)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,800,000 ($388.88)

4.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($65,527 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($962 average AGI)
Bergen County:

0.06%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hudson County, NJ  0.79% ($71,204 average AGI)
from Passaic County, NJ  0.74% ($47,840)
from New York County, NY  0.34% ($111,040)


5.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($68,027 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,640 average AGI)
Bergen County:

0.11%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Passaic County, NJ  0.64% ($52,858 average AGI)
to Hudson County, NJ  0.61% ($59,466)
to New York County, NY  0.37% ($85,283)

Strongest AM radio stations in Edgewater:

  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWRL (1600 AM; 25 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS CORP.-NY)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WZRC (1480 AM; 5 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BRODCASTING, INC)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Edgewater:

  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • W276AQ (103.1 FM; FORT LEE, NJ; Owner: GERARD A. TURRO)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHCR-FM (90.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CITY COLLEGE OF NEW YORK)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Edgewater:

  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
Edgewater fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Edgewater fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 1,200Total average daily traffic
  • 12Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,450Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Edgewater Park Municipal Bldg (Lat: 40.045944 Lon: -74.917667), Call Sign: WDG245
    Assigned Frequencies: 503.512 MHz, 503.787 MHzGrant Date: 12/27/2012, Expiration Date: 03/23/2023Registrant: V-Comm Telecommunications Engineering, 2540 Us Highway 130, Suite 101, Cranbury, NJ 08512, Phone: (609) 655-1200, Fax: (609) 409-1927, Email:
  • Police 916 River Rd (Lat: 40.826222 Lon: -73.974306), Call Sign: WIK249
    Assigned Frequencies: 480.187 MHzGrant Date: 10/15/2014, Expiration Date: 10/31/2024Registrant: County Of, Public Safety Operations Center Bergen, 285 Campgaw Road, Mahwah, NJ 07430, Phone: (201) 785-8510, Fax: (201) 785-8575

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • 725 RIVER ROAD, 725 River Road (Lat: 40.819917 Lon: -73.976944), Type: Building, Structure height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WQJT533
    Assigned Frequencies: 11105.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/24/2008, Expiration Date: 02/01/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/22/2012, Certifier: James J.R. TalbotRegistrant: At&t Corp., 2315 Salem Road, First Floor, H9, Conyers, GA 30013, Phone: (770) 602-2065, Fax: (770) 929-4454, Email:
  • PA-PHL5165A, 1596 Mt. Holly Rd (Lat: 40.041778 Lon: -74.914889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 55.8 m, Call Sign: WQKR859
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 19675.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/26/2009, Expiration Date: 08/26/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • NJ-NNJ5721A, 1375 River Road (Lat: 40.840556 Lon: -73.969444), Type: Bant, Structure height: 14.3 m, Overall height: 16.3 m, Call Sign: WQLT406
    Assigned Frequencies: 22125.0 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
  • 47N, 801 Bridgeboro Rd (Lat: 40.057778 Lon: -74.922778), Type: Tank, Structure height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: WQMK389, Licensee ID: L00959074
    Assigned Frequencies: 23030.0 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:
  • NJ-NNJ5852A, 115 River Rd. (Lat: 40.805361 Lon: -73.991528), Type: Bant, Structure height: 14.3 m, Overall height: 17.3 m, Call Sign: WQNI922
    Assigned Frequencies: 23075.0 MHz, 23275.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/17/2011, Expiration Date: 02/17/2021, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • 1385 River Rd (Lat: 40.816778 Lon: -73.978750), Type: Building, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: KMJ375, Licensee ID: L00895650
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 07/26/2000, Expiration Date: 09/14/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006Registrant: North Hudson Yacht Club Inc, 1385 River Rd, Edgewater, NJ 07020
  • 1375 River Rd (Lat: 40.816778 Lon: -73.978750), Type: Building, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQEV718
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 02/17/2016, Expiration Date: 04/27/2026, Certifier: Glenn KenyonRegistrant: North Hudson Yacht Club, 1375 River Road, Edgewater, NJ 07020, Phone: (201) 886-9739

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Edgewater)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • MILAZZO AVIATION LLC, 50 Annett Ave, Edgewater, NJ 07020
    Certificate: D006061 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 04/17/2015, Expiration Date: 04/16/2016

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182S (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 130ME , Serial Number: 18280686, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 03/14/2000
    Registrant (Corporation): Wildridge Capital Management LLC, 14 Vela Way, Edgewater, NJ 07020
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 146AV , Serial Number: 28-8590010, Year manufactured: 1984, Airworthiness Date: 12/21/1984
    Registrant (Corporation): S B J Aviation LLC, 101 Jefferson Ct, Edgewater, NJ 07020
  • Aircraft: DJI PHANTOM 3 PROFESSION (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine:
    N-Number: 634EL , Serial Number: P78DCH27031317
    Registrant (Individual): Howard G Lederman, 47 Hilliard Ave, Edgewater, NJ 07020
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD M-62A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: FAIRCHILD 6-440 SERIES (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 69235 , Serial Number: T424271, Year manufactured: 1943
    Registrant (Individual): Richard Stettiner, 18 Messa Lane, Edgewater, NJ 07020
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7205G , Serial Number: 17258905, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 12/19/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Vincent A Milazzo, 50 Annett Ave, Edgewater, NJ 07020

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
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 ORIGINATED8$355,500115$306,713199$337,3374$276,0002$39,372,50022$324,773
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$272,0009$342,00037$381,8923$324,6670$03$543,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$343,66734$311,118147$366,1227$124,1431$900,00029$290,241
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$230,33317$387,00072$350,0142$136,0000$013$324,231
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$291,00020$353,2000$00$02$200,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0130.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$310,0004$371,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$331,0001$305,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$241,5003$300,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$288,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$447,0000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0130.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Edgewater, NJ
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1LensCrafters1
Aerosoles1Marshalls1
Ann Taylor1McDonald's1
Avenue1Men's Wearhouse1
Banana Republic1Old Navy1
Bath & Body Works1Outback1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Outback Steakhouse1
Ben & Jerry's1Panera Bread1
CVS1Pathmark1
Chico's1Payless1
Chipotle1Pier 1 Imports1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack1
DressBarn1Staples1
Dressbarn1Starbucks1
Dunkin Donuts1T.J.Maxx1
Express1Target1
FedEx3Trader Joe's1
GameStop1U-Haul1
Gap1UPS4
H&R Block1Verizon Wireless1
Haagen-Dazs1Victoria's Secret1
Harmon Face Values1Whole Foods Market1
Jamba Juice1

Edgewater compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Edgewater on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Japan (population 500+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Korea (population 500+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a bus, a trolley bus, a streetcar, or a trolley car to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Turkey (population 500+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Professional, scientific, and technical services (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Asia (population 500+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of one, detached housing units in structures (2,000+ housing units)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Professional, scientific, and technical services (population 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest housing density (population 2,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 100 best educated cities (highest percentage of bachelor degree holding residents) (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
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