Emerson, New Jersey

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Population in 2017: 7,739 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +7.5%
 
Males: 3,643  (47.1%)
Females: 4,096  (52.9%)
Median resident age:

43.1 years
New Jersey median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 07630, 07675.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $107,543 (it was $74,556 in 2000)
Emerson:

$107,543
NJ:

$80,088

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $44,599 (it was $31,506 in 2000)

Emerson borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $508,385 (it was $260,300 in 2000)
Emerson:

$508,385
NJ:

$334,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $561,045; detached houses: $604,547; townhouses or other attached units: $560,648; in 2-unit structures: $415,657; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $354,695; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $318,800; mobile homes: $156,239

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,804.

March 2019 cost of living index in Emerson: 122.2 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.0%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.0% for Black residents, 12.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.7% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Emerson, NJ (2010)
    • 5,98680.9%White alone
    • 6298.5%Asian alone
    • 6198.4%Hispanic
    • 941.3%Two or more races
    • 640.9%Black alone
    • 40.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 40.05%Other race alone
    • 10.01%American Indian alone

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

Crime rates in Emerson by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.6)
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)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(27.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.7)
1
(13.6)
2
(27.1)
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)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(27.2)
4
(54.5)
1
(13.7)
4
(54.6)
1
(13.6)
3
(40.0)
1
(13.5)
1
(13.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(26.3)
1
(13.1)
2
(25.9)
2
(25.8)
2
(26.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(136.0)
7
(95.4)
7
(96.1)
4
(54.6)
7
(95.0)
5
(66.6)
9
(121.2)
8
(106.9)
3
(38.4)
3
(39.4)
2
(26.1)
1
(13.0)
4
(51.6)
2
(26.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
38
(516.7)
36
(490.5)
32
(439.2)
40
(545.7)
71
(963.4)
67
(892.9)
58
(781.0)
38
(507.6)
30
(383.9)
29
(380.7)
33
(431.0)
43
(557.3)
20
(258.2)
32
(416.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(27.2)
1
(13.6)
1
(13.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.8)
1
(13.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.9)
2
(26.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.5)
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 index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)46.038.332.351.657.148.442.430.519.124.321.728.420.125.8

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City-data.com crime index in Emerson, NJ

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 24 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.73
New Jersey average:

3.55
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Ancestries: Italian (28.8%), Irish (12.5%), Trinidadian and Tobagonian (4.7%), German (3.5%), Greek (3.5%), American (3.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1903

Elevation: 50 feet

Land area: 2.24 square miles.

Population density: 3,459 people per square mile   (average).

Emerson, New Jersey map

1,331 residents are foreign born (7.1% Asia, 5.3% Europe, 4.3% Latin America).

This borough:

17.1%
New Jersey:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $10,001 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $9,825 (2.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Paterson, NJ (8.2 miles , pop. 149,222).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (12.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Westwood borough, NJ (1.0 miles ),
Oradell borough, NJ (1.2 miles ),
Washington Township, NJ (1.4 miles ),
Haworth borough, NJ (1.5 miles ),
Hillsdale borough, NJ (1.5 miles ),
Harrington Park borough, NJ (1.6 miles ),
Dumont borough, NJ (1.7 miles ),
New Milford borough, NJ (1.7 miles )

Latitude: 40.98 N, Longitude: 74.03 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,193 (-15.4%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 455 (12.3%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 201

Distribution of median household income in Emerson, NJ in 2017
Distribution of house value in Emerson, NJ in 2017
Emerson satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
New Jersey:

4.1%
Historical population in Emerson, NJ
Historical housing units in Emerson, NJ

Population change in the 1990s: +217 (+3.1%).
Most common industries in Emerson, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.1%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (11.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.1%)
  • Construction (9.0%)
  • Health care (6.1%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.3%)
  • Educational services (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.5%)
  • Educational services (13.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.9%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
  • Public administration (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Emerson, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Computer specialists (5.2%)
  • Top executives (4.3%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.1%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.1%)
  • Registered nurses (4.5%)

Average climate in Emerson, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Emerson, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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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 0.298. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.298
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 16.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.7
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.504. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.504
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.0
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 9.0 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 7.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.82
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Emerson-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.5 miles away from the Emerson borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 tornado 33.7 miles away from the borough center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Emerson-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 206.6 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 114.5 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 243.4 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 113.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 214.3 miles away from Emerson 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 235.1 miles away from Emerson 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 (26) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 10

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Emerson:

  • ARMENIAN NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (70 MAIN STREET)
  • EMERSON HEALTH CARE CENTER (100 KINDERKAMACK ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Emerson:

  • PASCACK VALLEY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 1 miles away; WESTWOOD, NJ)
  • ORADELL HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; ORADELL, NJ)
  • CARE ONE AT VALLEY (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; WESTWOOD, NJ)
  • RV WESTWOOD (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; WESTWOOD, NJ)
  • SURGICARE SURGICAL ASSOCIATES OF ORADELL LLC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; ORADELL, NJ)
  • BERGEN CARE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WESTWOOD, NJ)
  • HOSPICE AT BERGEN COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WESTWOOD, NJ)

Amtrak stations near Emerson:

  • 8 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.
  • 14 miles: NEW ROCHELLE (DEPOT PLAZA NORTH) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 16 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Emerson:

  • Bergen Community College (about 4 miles; Paramus, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 11,826)
  • Ramapo College of New Jersey (about 6 miles; Mahwah, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,864)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus (about 6 miles; Teaneck, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,349)
  • Jersey College (about 8 miles; Teterboro, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,073)
  • Passaic County Community College (about 9 miles; Paterson, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,351)
  • Mercy College (about 9 miles; Dobbs Ferry, NY; FT enrollment: 8,602)
  • Manhattan College (about 9 miles; Riverdale, NY; FT enrollment: 3,508)

Public high school in Emerson:

Public elementary/middle schools in Emerson:

  • PATRICK M VILLANO SCHOOL (Students: 359, Location: 175 LINWOOD AVENUE, Grades: 3-6)
  • MEMORIAL SCHOOL (Location: 1 HAINES AVENUE, Grades: PK-2)

Private elementary/middle school in Emerson:

  • ASSUMPTION ACADEMY (Students: 242, Location: 35 JEFFERSON AVE, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Emerson

Library in Emerson:

  • EMERSON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $468,500; Location: 20 PALISADE AVENUE; 39,626 books; 2,203 audio materials; 3,188 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 50 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Emerson: Hackensack Golf Club (A), Emerson Station (B), Emerson Volunteer Ambulance Corps (C), Emerson Volunteer Fire Department (D), Emerson Public Library (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Birthplace of: Kevin Higgins - Football player and coach, Aron Abrams - Television producer.

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:

2.9 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

79.3%
Whole state:

69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

3.2%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Emerson in 2010:

  • 215 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 19 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Emerson in 2000:

  • 269 people in nursing homes
  • 8 people in religious group quarters
  • 7 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Emerson (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Emerson Plaza Branch at 55 East Emerson Plaza, branch established on 1961/11/27; Emerson @ Stop & Shop Branch at 600 Kindermack Drive, branch established on 2008/05/02. 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
  • Hudson City Savings Bank: Emerson Branch at 330 Kinderkamack Road, branch established on 1974/03/09. Info updated 2012/01/09: Bank assets: $45,373.6 mil, Deposits: $25,645.6 mil, headquarters in Paramus, NJ, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices
  • Oritani Bank: Emerson Branch at 27 Kinderkamack Rd, branch established on 2008/10/28. Info updated 2008/09/08: Bank assets: $2,567.1 mil, Deposits: $1,374.4 mil, headquarters in Township Of Washington, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Emerson Branch at 344 Kinderkamack Rd, 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.

For population 15 years and over in Emerson:

Marital status in Emerson, NJ
  • Never married: 27.8%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 5.9%

For population 25 years and over in Emerson:

  • High school or higher: 92.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 43.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.8%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
New Jersey average:

12.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Emerson
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Emerson, 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
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

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

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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:
This county:

8.0%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

19.6%
New Jersey:

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

17.9%
New Jersey:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Emerson:

56.3%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Emerson:

55.3%
State:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Emerson:

27.9
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Emerson:

18.0%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.9%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Emerson:

6.9
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.0%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

61.1%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Emerson:

79.8%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Emerson, 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
Police Protection - Officers 17$182,270$128,6610$0
Streets and Highways 8$47,546$71,3191$193
Other Government Administration 3$21,414$85,6566$1,791
Sewerage 3$17,925$71,7000$0
Other and Unallocable 2$10,738$64,42821$29,258
Financial Administration 2$13,158$78,9482$3,300
Local Libraries 2$8,004$48,0244$4,754
Judicial and Legal 1$4,683$56,1962$2,737
Health 1$3,669$44,0281$1,245
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 39$309,407$95,20237$43,278

Emerson government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,046,000 ($135.16)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,783,000 ($359.61)
    Police Protection: $2,541,000 ($328.34)
    Sewerage: $938,000 ($121.20)
    Regular Highways: $720,000 ($93.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $519,000 ($67.06)
    Libraries: $459,000 ($59.31)
    Central Staff Services: $341,000 ($44.06)
    Financial Administration: $250,000 ($32.30)
    Local Fire Protection: $216,000 ($27.91)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $206,000 ($26.62)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $181,000 ($23.39)
    Health - Other: $141,000 ($18.22)
    Parks and Recreation: $132,000 ($17.06)
    General Public Buildings: $41,000 ($5.30)
    Natural Resources - Other: $23,000 ($2.97)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $172,000 ($22.23)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $58,000 ($7.49)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,261,000 ($550.59)

Emerson government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $28,000 ($3.62)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($1.29)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $23,000 ($2.97)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $53,000 ($6.85)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $161,000 ($20.80)
    Fines and Forfeits: $148,000 ($19.12)
    General Revenue - Other: $78,000 ($10.08)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($0.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $555,000 ($71.71)
    Other: $127,000 ($16.41)
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000 ($1.29)
  • Tax - Property: $9,465,000 ($1223.03)
    Other License: $220,000 ($28.43)
    Public Utilities Sales: $94,000 ($12.15)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $17,000 ($2.20)

Emerson government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,085,000 ($786.28)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,524,000 ($713.79)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $561,000 ($72.49)

Emerson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $568,000 ($73.39)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,811,000 ($234.01)

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 Emerson, NJ
NameCountNameCount
Baskin-Robbins1Marshalls1
Dairy Queen1MasterBrand Cabinets6
Decora Cabinetry2Stop & Shop1
Dunkin Donuts2Subaru1
FedEx1UPS2
H&R Block1

Strongest AM radio stations in Emerson:

  • 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)
  • WWRV (1330 AM; 10 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: RADIO VISION CRISTIANA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDJ (970 AM; 5 kW; HACKENSACK, NJ; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)

Strongest FM radio stations in Emerson:

  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WFDU (89.1 FM; TEANECK, NJ; Owner: FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON UNIVERSITY)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)

TV broadcast stations around Emerson:

  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • 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)
Emerson fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Emerson fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Richard Byrne, Emerson Plaza East (Lat: 40.971806 Lon: -74.027361), Type: 41.4, Overall height: 39.7 m, Registrant: Towerco Assets LLC, Afry@towerco.Com, , Cary, Phone: (919) 653-5710
  • Richard Byrne, Emerson Plaza East (Lat: 40.971806 Lon: -74.027361), Type: 41.4, Overall height: 39.7 m, Registrant: Towerco Assets LLC, Afry@towerco.Com, , Cary, Phone: (919) 653-5710
  • Edward G Roach, Emerson Plaza East (Lat: 40.971806 Lon: -74.027361), Type: 41.4, Structure height: 34003 m, Overall height: 39.7 m, Registrant: Sba 2012 Tc Assets, LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • MOB, Lat: 40.972250 Lon: -74.025222, Call Sign: WRBX909,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.337 MHz, 451.537 MHz, 462.287 MHz, 462.212 MHz, 462.412 MHz, Grant Date: 07/20/2018, Expiration Date: 07/20/2028, Certifier: Martin Casper, Registrant: Bearcom Operating LLC, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (800) 458-9887, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • NJ-NNJ5787A, 10 Palisade Av (Lat: 40.973444 Lon: -74.027472), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQLT729,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/22/2010, Expiration Date: 04/22/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Emerson)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-108 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5498Z , Serial Number: 22-9284, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 01/09/1962, Certificate Issue Date: 01/14/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Florence J Cunningham, 261 Kinderkamack Rd, Emerson, NJ 07630

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
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$361,00050$346,180217$309,29513$224,6153$414,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$331,0005$409,40015$310,2673$165,3330$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$06$399,16763$352,2225$155,0002$506,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$204,0005$318,80038$353,1844$187,5003$359,667
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$465,00015$388,2000$02$362,500
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0140.00

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 ORIGINATED6$337,3332$525,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$352,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$333,0002$290,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$397,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0140.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Emerson, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Emerson, NJ - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 14. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 32 took place in 2015, and the least - 2 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Emerson, NJ When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (63.6%), and Outside Fires (24.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Emerson, NJ
    • 14363.6%Structure Fires
    • 5524.4%Outside Fires
    • 2310.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 41.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Emerson, NJ
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Emerson, NJ
  • 86.7%Utility gas
  • 8.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.0%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Emerson, NJ
  • 70.5%Utility gas
  • 27.2%Electricity
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Emerson compared to New Jersey state average:

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

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  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
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  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Syria (population 500+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest city-data.com crime index (population 5,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: information (population 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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