Edgewater, New Jersey

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Population in 2019: 13,364 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +74.1%
Males: 6,447  (48.2%)
Females: 6,917  (51.8%)
Median resident age:

36.9 years
New Jersey median age:

40.2 years

Zip codes: 07020.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $136,885 (it was $63,455 in 2000)
Edgewater:

$136,885
NJ:

$85,751

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $76,402 (it was $42,650 in 2000)

Edgewater borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $613,136 (it was $197,800 in 2000)
Edgewater:

$613,136
NJ:

$348,800

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $697,861; detached houses: $756,927; townhouses or other attached units: $629,244; in 2-unit structures: over $1,000,000; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $620,530; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $599,083

Median gross rent in 2019: $2,667.

March 2019 cost of living index in Edgewater: 127.7 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 6.9%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.0% for Black residents, 7.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Edgewater, NJ (2019)
    • 4,93239.7%White alone
    • 4,77638.4%Asian alone
    • 1,71913.8%Hispanic
    • 5414.4%Black alone
    • 4563.7%Two or more races
    • 520.4%Other race alone
    • 390.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Crime rates in Edgewater by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.0)
1
(8.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(51.8)
1
(10.4)
2
(20.5)
7
(71.1)
4
(40.5)
2
(17.3)
5
(42.9)
2
(16.5)
2
(16.2)
3
(23.9)
1
(8.3)
3
(24.6)
3
(24.4)
2
(15.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
17
(176.1)
8
(83.5)
2
(20.5)
16
(162.5)
5
(50.6)
2
(17.3)
4
(34.3)
9
(74.1)
4
(32.4)
6
(47.9)
2
(16.6)
6
(49.2)
10
(81.2)
1
(7.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
30
(310.8)
9
(93.9)
22
(225.2)
36
(365.6)
30
(303.8)
29
(251.1)
26
(223.2)
14
(115.3)
19
(154.1)
19
(151.6)
12
(99.3)
5
(41.0)
3
(24.4)
13
(101.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
135
(1,399)
201
(2,097)
169
(1,730)
185
(1,879)
157
(1,590)
149
(1,290)
157
(1,348)
190
(1,565)
162
(1,314)
149
(1,189)
128
(1,060)
124
(1,018)
127
(1,031)
142
(1,108)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
13
(134.7)
10
(104.3)
10
(102.4)
17
(172.7)
18
(182.3)
6
(51.9)
10
(85.9)
6
(49.4)
9
(73.0)
7
(55.8)
1
(8.3)
4
(32.8)
7
(56.8)
5
(39.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index139.2118.6103.4168.4129.882.096.2101.080.6124.162.479.971.067.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Edgewater, NJ

Crime rate in Edgewater detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 37 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.42
New Jersey average:

4.23
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Ancestries: Turkish (4.4%), Russian (3.0%), Irish (2.3%), Polish (2.2%), Ugandan (1.6%), American (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1894

Elevation: 55 feet

Land area: 0.85 square miles.

Population density: 15,773 people per square mile   (very high).

Edgewater, New Jersey map

5,815 residents are foreign born (13.5% Asia, 7.0% Europe, 5.9% Latin America).

This borough:

46.8%
New Jersey:

22.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $8,347 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $9,301 (1.4%)

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: -1,041 (-8.4%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 925 (13.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 201

Distribution of median household income in Edgewater, NJ in 2019
Distribution of house value in Edgewater, NJ in 2019
Edgewater satellite photo by USGS

Edgewater tourist attractions:

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

9.2%
New Jersey:

9.9%
Historical population in Edgewater, NJ
Historical housing units in Edgewater, NJ

Population change in the 1990s: +2,675 (+53.5%).
Most common industries in Edgewater, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (12.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.1%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (3.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (13.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.6%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Health care (4.7%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.5%)
  • Public administration (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (12.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.4%)
  • Health care (10.5%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (6.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Edgewater, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Computer specialists (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Top executives (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (9.8%)
  • Computer specialists (7.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Top executives (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Financial managers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (5.6%)
  • Art and design workers (5.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Top executives (3.9%)

Average climate in Edgewater, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 102. This is worse than average.

City:

102
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.273. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.273
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 17.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.538. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.538
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 26.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.67
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

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

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0098

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 significantly above New Jersey state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 292.7 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) 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 the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 255.1 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) earthquake occurred 253.3 miles away from Edgewater 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 Edgewater 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 Bergen County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 7, Storms: 6, Heavy Rains: 4, Snowstorms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 3 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Edgewater topographic map

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

Points of interest:

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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).

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

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

For population 15 years and over in Edgewater:

Marital status in Edgewater, NJ
  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

For population 25 years and over in Edgewater:

  • High school or higher: 97.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 73.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 29.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 40.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
New Jersey average:

12.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Edgewater
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Edgewater, NJ (based on Bergen County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

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.
New Jersey:

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

8.07 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.0%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

19.6%
State:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bergen County:

17.9%
New Jersey:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

57.1%
State:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

56.7%
New Jersey:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Here:

26.9
New Jersey:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.1%
New Jersey:

20.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Edgewater:

11.2%
New Jersey:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Edgewater:

6.9
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

28.6%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
Edgewater:

63.6%
State:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

84.1%
New Jersey:

80.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Edgewater, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 33$366,778$133,3744$6,337
Streets and Highways 19$123,546$78,0293$2,372
Other Government Administration 11$49,962$54,50417$12,241
Local Libraries 8$27,783$41,6755$3,566
Parks and Recreation 5$17,393$41,74318$13,392
Police - Other 4$9,136$27,40826$20,748
Financial Administration 3$10,904$43,6162$3,873
Judicial and Legal 3$7,462$29,8483$2,769
Housing and Community Development (Local) 3$19,472$77,8880$0
Fire - Other 2$6,055$36,33010$16,364
Health 2$9,582$57,4921$1,535
Solid Waste Management 1$3,666$43,9920$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$2,553
Firefighters 0$0 2$1,104
Welfare 0$0 1$2,847
Totals for Government 94$651,739$83,20193$89,701

Edgewater government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $30,000 ($2.24)
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $500,000 ($37.41)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $5,500,000 ($411.55)
    Regular Highways: $1,920,000 ($143.67)
    Libraries: $1,150,000 ($86.05)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,100,000 ($82.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $750,000 ($56.12)
    Parks and Recreation: $550,000 ($41.16)
    General Public Buildings: $500,000 ($37.41)
    Central Staff Services: $500,000 ($37.41)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $220,000 ($16.46)
    Health - Other: $100,000 ($7.48)
    Financial Administration: $85,000 ($6.36)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,200,000 ($164.62)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $25,000 ($1.87)
    Other - Financial Administration: $25,000 ($1.87)
    Other - Protective Inspection and Regulations: $10,000 ($0.75)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,200,000 ($688.42)

Edgewater government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Federal Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $100,000 ($7.48)
    Highways: $50,000 ($3.74)
    Transit Utilities: $25,000 ($1.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $740,000 ($55.37)
    Highways: $50,000 ($3.74)
  • Tax - Property: $52,159,000 ($3902.95)

Edgewater government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000,000 ($5761.75)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $55,000,000 ($4115.53)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,000,000 ($1795.87)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,000,000 ($149.66)

Edgewater government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,500,000 ($1608.80)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000,000 ($748.28)

5.02% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($94,087 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,156 average AGI)
Bergen County:

0.05%
New Jersey average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hudson County, NJ  0.90% ($103,054 average AGI)
from Passaic County, NJ  0.66% ($58,806)
from New York County, NY  0.41% ($141,148)


5.65% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($90,610 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.65%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,250 average AGI)
Bergen County:

0.10%
New Jersey average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Passaic County, NJ  0.68% ($68,784 average AGI)
to Hudson County, NJ  0.57% ($68,313)
to New York County, NY  0.36% ($157,569)
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

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 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Edgewater fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 2.4mTotal length
  • 1,245Total average daily traffic
  • 12Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,494Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Mikhail Raznobriadsev, 28 Myrtle Ave (Lat: 40.836167 Lon: -73.971972), Type: 16.4, Structure height: 34003 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Registrant: Mobilitie, LLC, Mraznobriadsev@mobilitie.Com, , Atlan-ta, Phone: (404) 978-2457

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Edgewater Park Municipal Bldg (Lat: 40.045944 Lon: -74.917667), Call Sign: WDG245,
    Assigned Frequencies: 503.512 MHz, 503.787 MHz, Grant Date: 12/27/2012, Expiration Date: 03/23/2023, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 10/15/2014, Expiration Date: 10/31/2024, Registrant: 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 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Edgewater)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
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 in Edgewater, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Edgewater, NJ - Value

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 41. The highest number of reported fires - 105 took place in 2015, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Edgewater, NJ When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (65.2%), and Outside Fires (25.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Edgewater, NJ
    • 37565.2%Structure Fires
    • 14625.4%Outside Fires
    • 295.0%Other
    • 254.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Edgewater, NJ

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Edgewater, New Jersey:

  • Homewood Suites By Hilton, 10 The Promenade, Edgewater, New Jersey 07020 , Phone: (201) 941-4700, Fax: (201) 941-4797
  • Courtyard by Marriott Edgewater NYC Area, 3 Pembroke Pl, Edgewater, New Jersey 07020 , Phone: (201) 945-5440, Fax: (201) 945-5446
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Edgewater, New Jersey
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Edgewater, NJ
  • 64.8%Utility gas
  • 31.7%Electricity
  • 3.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Edgewater, NJ
  • 60.5%Utility gas
  • 35.6%Electricity
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Edgewater 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 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 significantly 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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