Fair Lawn, New Jersey

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Population in 2014: 33,549 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.0%
 
Males: 16,223  (48.4%)
Females: 17,326  (51.6%)
Median resident age:  41.9 years
New Jersey median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 07410.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $93,379 (it was $72,127 in 2000)
Fair Lawn:

$93,379
NJ:

$70,165

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $42,338 (it was $32,273 in 2000)

Fair Lawn borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $380,351 (it was $216,400 in 2000)
Fair Lawn:

$380,351
NJ:

$307,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $517,875; Detached houses: $558,035; Townhouses or other attached units: $493,772; In 2-unit structures: $433,033; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $378,297; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $306,077; Mobile homes: $212,030

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,429.

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  • Races in Fair Lawn, NJ (2013)

    Fair Lawn races chart
    • 23,41470.7%White alone
    • 4,42713.4%Hispanic
    • 4,21012.7%Asian alone
    • 4851.5%Black alone
    • 2670.8%Two or more races
    • 550.2%American Indian alone
    • 120.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fair Lawn: 122.3 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (16.7%), Irish (8.3%), Russian (8.1%), German (7.4%), Polish (6.1%), Ukrainian (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1924

Elevation: 100 feet

Land area: 5.17 square miles.

Population density: 6,491 people per square mile   (high).

Fair Lawn,NJ real estate house value index trend

Fair Lawn, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Fair Lawn:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 51.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fair Lawn borough:

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 56.3%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

10,037 residents are foreign born (13.3% Europe, 7.9% Asia, 4.8% Latin America).

This borough:

30.3%
New Jersey:

21.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $9,561 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $9,427 (2.7%)

Fair Lawn satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Paterson, NJ (2.7 miles , pop. 149,222).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Manhattan, NY (13.6 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities: Glen Rock borough, NJ (1.4 miles ), Elmwood Park borough, NJ (1.4 miles ), Saddle Brook, NJ (1.5 miles ), Paramus borough, NJ (1.6 miles ), Hawthorne borough, NJ (1.6 miles ), Paterson, NJ (1.7 miles ), Rochelle Park, NJ (1.7 miles ), Prospect Park borough, NJ (1.7 miles ).

Latitude: 40.93 N, Longitude: 74.12 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,112 (-15.5%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 2,277 (13.5%)

Area codes: 201, 551

Fair Lawn household income distribution Fair Lawn home values distribution

Crime rates in Fair Lawn by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0100000000000
per 100,000 0.03.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 52323201113N/A1
per 100,000 15.56.39.46.39.56.40.03.33.33.19.1N/A3.0
Robberies 2692119117969188711
per 100,000 80.528.366.060.035.022.529.519.729.455.324.421.233.2
Assaults 2120321424251123178131013
per 100,000 65.062.9100.644.276.480.436.075.755.524.639.630.339.2
Burglaries 151686648606245355873685250
per 100,000 467.5213.8207.5151.5190.9199.3147.3115.1189.5224.2207.1157.5150.7
Thefts 336313399290373318292309289294307258278
per 100,000 1,040.3984.01,254.5915.31,186.71,022.2955.81,016.4944.2902.8935.1781.5838.0
Auto thefts 282028252015161613131183
per 100,000 86.762.988.078.963.648.252.452.642.539.933.524.29.0
Arson 0032503696231
per 100,000 0.00.09.46.315.90.09.819.729.418.46.19.13.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 137.996.7125.790.0104.791.472.580.881.283.281.367.468.5

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Crime rate in Fair Lawn detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 65 (56 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
New Jersey average:

3.43
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,109 (+3.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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

Average climate in Fair Lawn, New Jersey

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Tornado activity:

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

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.1 miles away from the Fair Lawn borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 32.1 miles away from the borough center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fair Lawn-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 209.1 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 109.1 miles away from Fair Lawn 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 246.6 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 107.7 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 237.6 miles away from Fair Lawn center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 219.3 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).
Fair Lawn topographic map

Birthplace of: Loren Schoenberg - Jazz tenor saxophonist, Steve Swallow - Jazz bass guitarist, Brendan Suhr - Basketball player-coach.

Main business address for: COVER ALL TECHNOLOGIES INC (SERVICES-PREPACKAGED SOFTWARE).

Hospitals and medical centers near Fair Lawn:

  • RIVERVIEW POST-ACUTE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PATERSON, NJ)
  • BARNERT HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 2 miles away; PATERSON, NJ)
  • BARNERT SUBACUTE REHABILITATION CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PATERSON, NJ)
  • VALLEY HOME CARE INC. (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; PARAMUS, NJ)
  • YANKEE SURGICAL CENTER DBA PARAMUS SURGICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 3 miles away; PARAMUS, NJ)
  • VAN DYK MANOR OF RIDGEWOOD (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; RIDGEWOOD, NJ)
  • PARAMUS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PARAMUS, NJ)

Amtrak stations near Fair Lawn:

  • 12 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.
  • 15 miles: NEWARK (RAYMOND PLAZA WEST) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 15 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 Fair Lawn:

  • Bergen Community College (about 2 miles; Paramus, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 11,826)
  • Passaic County Community College (about 3 miles; Paterson, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,351)
  • Berkeley College-Woodland Park (about 5 miles; Woodland Park, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,938)
  • William Paterson University of New Jersey (about 5 miles; Wayne, NJ; FT enrollment: 10,198)
  • 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 6 miles; Teterboro, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,073)

Public high school in Fair Lawn:

Public elementary/middle schools in Fair Lawn:

Private elementary/middle schools in Fair Lawn:

  • ST ANNE SCHOOL (Students: 329, Location: 1-30 SUMMIT AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • E (Students: 15, Location: 41-21 DUNKERHOOK RD, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Fair Lawn

Library in Fair Lawn:

  • MAURICE M. PINE FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,427,717; Location: 10-01 FAIR LAWN AVENUE; 181,486 books; 8,779 audio materials; 11,001 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 207 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • there is another primary school in Fair Lawn called Warren Point school

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Notable locations in Fair Lawn: Broadway Station (A), Radburn Station (B), Fair Lawn Heavy Rescue Squad (C), Fair Lawn Volunteer Ambulance Corporation (D), Fuchs Emergency Medical Services and Medical Transport Services (E), Fair Lawn Fire Department Company 1 (F), Fair Lawn Fire Department Company 2 (G), Fair Lawn Fire Department Company 3 (H), Fair Lawn Fire Department Company 4 (I), Maurice M Pine Free Public Library (J), Fair Lawn Municipal Building (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Fair Lawn: COVER ALL TECHNOLOGIES INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Fair Lawn include: Berdan Heights Church (A), Grace Orthodox Presbyterian Church (B), New Jersey First Methodist Church (C), Our Savior Lutheran Church (D), Saint Anne's Church (E), Temple Avoda (F), Saint Leon's Armenian Church (G), Warren Point Presbyterian Church (H), Fair Lawn Jewish Center (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Jordan Brook (A), Diamond Brook (B), Beaverdam Brook (C), Prospect Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Fair Lawn include: Berdan Grove (1), Gregory Park (2), Brookdale Park (3), Lyncrest Park (4), Columbia Terrace Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Fair Lawn Historic Sites Preservation Corporation (Museums; 14-01 Pollitt Drive), Cadmus House (Museums; 14-01 Pollitt Drive), Garretson Forge & Farm Restoration Inc (Museums; 4-02 River Rd).

Hotel: Amerisuites Fair Lawn-Paramus (41-01 Broadway).

Court: Fair Lawn Borough - Departments and Offices- Municipal Court (8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue).

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 102. This is worse than average.

City:

102
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.355. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.355
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 18.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.37. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.37
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 16.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.03. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.03
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.3%
(4.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.5% for Black residents, 6.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 38.1% for American Indian residents, 7.3% for other race residents, 5.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.7 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  75.2%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  3.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Fair Lawn in 2010:

  • 152 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 30 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Fair Lawn in 2000:

  • 139 people in nursing homes
  • 13 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in religious group quarters

Fair Lawn, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Fair Lawn (2011 data):

  • Columbia Bank: Broadway Branch, at 19-01 Route 208, Radburn Branch, River Road Branch, Morlot Ave. Branch, Saddle River Road Branch. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $4,478.2 mil, Deposits: $2,795.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 44 total offices
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Fair Lawn Branch, Broadway Branch, Saddle River Road Branch, Radburn Branch. 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.
  • Valley National Bank: Fair Lawn Branch, Fair Lawn Branch, Lincoln Branch. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $14,186.7 mil, Deposits: $9,715.7 mil, headquarters in Wayne, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 219 total offices, Holding Company: Valley National Bancorp
  • TD Bank, National Association: Fair Lawn/Maple Ave, Fair Lawn Branch, Fair Lawn/River Road Branch. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Clifton Savings Bank: Fair Lawn Branch at 33-11 Broadway, branch established on 2009/11/19. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,106.0 mil, Deposits: $848.2 mil, headquarters in Clifton, NJ, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 12 total offices
  • Community Bank of Bergen County, N. J.: Community Bank Of Bergen County Nj B at 12-79 River Road, branch established on 2002/06/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $310.2 mil, Deposits: $281.7 mil, headquarters in Maywood, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • Capital One, National Association: Fairlawn Branch at 24-02a Fairlawn Avenue, branch established on 1996/03/04. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Fair Lawn Branch at 22-11 Fair Lawn Avenue, branch established on 1995/08/31. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of America, National Association: Fair Lawn Branch at 13-14 River Road, branch established on 1976/09/11. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.8
New Jersey average:

12.7

Fair Lawn travel time to work - commute Fair Lawn mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Fair Lawn 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:

54.4%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fair Lawn:

52.7%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Fair Lawn:

28.3
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.9%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fair Lawn:

9.9%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fair Lawn:

6.9
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fair Lawn:

34.9%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

59.6%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Fair Lawn:

78.8%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fair Lawn, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 11$76,609$83,5733$4,959
Other Government Administration 17$125,724$88,74612$23,980
Judicial and Legal 3$15,469$61,8765$5,086
Police Protection - Officers 55$513,466$112,0290$0
Police - Other 10$44,953$53,94442$48,783
Fire - Other 1$7,226$86,7126$16,158
Streets and Highways 13$87,900$81,1380$0
Welfare 1$4,189$50,2681$1,096
Health 4$25,534$76,6024$10,685
Solid Waste Management 13$78,287$72,2657$7,986
Sewerage 8$46,162$69,2430$0
Parks and Recreation 17$103,606$73,13454$31,800
Water Supply 14$84,012$72,0101$1,548
Local Libraries 12$69,923$69,92331$60,863
Other and Unallocable 11$63,385$69,1471$2,409
Totals for Government 190$1,346,445$85,039167$215,353

Fair Lawn government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,341,000 ($39.97)
    Water Utilities: $565,000 ($16.84)
    Regular Highways: $58,000 ($1.73)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000 ($0.39)
    Libraries: $9,000 ($0.27)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $8,415,000 ($250.83)
    Police Protection: $6,254,000 ($186.41)
    Water Utilities: $3,862,000 ($115.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,149,000 ($93.86)
    Libraries: $1,971,000 ($58.75)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,618,000 ($48.23)
    Regular Highways: $943,000 ($28.11)
    Financial Administration: $689,000 ($20.54)
    Central Staff Services: $633,000 ($18.87)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $584,000 ($17.41)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $581,000 ($17.32)
    Health - Other: $542,000 ($16.16)
    Sewerage: $539,000 ($16.07)
    Local Fire Protection: $427,000 ($12.73)
    General Public Buildings: $358,000 ($10.67)
    Public Welfare - Other: $150,000 ($4.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $916,000 ($27.30)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $1,421,000 ($42.36)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $60,000 ($1.79)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $15,656,000 ($466.66)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $104,000 ($3.10)

Fair Lawn government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $300,000 ($8.94)
    Parks and Recreation: $136,000 ($4.05)
    Sewerage: $78,000 ($2.32)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $68,000 ($2.03)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $446,000 ($13.29)
    Interest Earnings: $207,000 ($6.17)
    Rents: $92,000 ($2.74)
    General Revenue, NEC: $13,000 ($0.39)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.03)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,149,000 ($123.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,332,000 ($158.93)
    All Other: $717,000 ($21.37)
    Health and Hospitals: $11,000 ($0.33)
  • Tax - Property: $27,475,000 ($818.95)
    Other License: $1,123,000 ($33.47)
    Public Utilities Sales: $96,000 ($2.86)
    Other Selective Sales: $87,000 ($2.59)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $41,000 ($1.22)

Fair Lawn government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,871,000 ($681.72)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,641,000 ($615.25)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,230,000 ($66.47)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $9,042,000 ($269.52)

Fair Lawn government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,722,000 ($140.75)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,182,000 ($273.69)

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 Fair Lawn:

  • 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.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WWRV (1330 AM; 10 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: RADIO VISION CRISTIANA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WFAN (660 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fair Lawn:

  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WMSC (90.3 FM; UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Fair Lawn:

  • 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.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • 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.)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Fair Lawn fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 97m318ftTotal length
  • $7,541,000Total costs
  • 866,636Total average daily traffic
  • 38,713Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 61940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 42000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Fair Lawn, NJ

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Dale R Smith, Lmu Umts Balard Pl/Owens Ave 2nj32549 (Lat: 40.946250 Lon: -74.128444), Type: 33.5, Overall height: 33.5 m, Registrant: 9495151500, Pm@mobilitie.Com, 660 NEWPORT CENTER DRIVE, STE 200
  • Dale R Smith, Lmu Umts Balard Pl/Owens Ave 2nj32549 (Lat: 40.946250 Lon: -74.128444), Type: 33.5, Overall height: 33.5 m, Registrant: 9495151500, Pm@mobilitie.Com, 660 NEWPORT CENTER DRIVE, STE 200
  • Edward G Roach, Lmu Umts Balard Pl/Owens Ave 2nj32549 (Lat: 40.946250 Lon: -74.128444), Type: 33.5, Overall height: 33.5 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 19-01 Pollitt Drive (Nj41468-T) (Lat: 40.946250 Lon: -74.128444), Type: 36.6, Structure height: 34003 m, Overall height: 33.5 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 8051 CONGRESS AVENUE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Fair Lawn, NJ)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • NJY0230, 20-21 Wagaraw Rd (Lat: 40.943611 Lon: -74.141972), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 30.7 m, Call Sign: WQEZ311
    Assigned Frequencies: 18120.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/23/2006, Expiration Date: 05/23/2016, Cancellation Date: 06/14/2007, Certifier: Eric M BottoRegistrant: Fibertower Corporation, 1730 Rhode Island Avenue N.W., Suite 317, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (703) 873-4175, Fax: (202) 315-3415, Email:
  • 20-10 MAPLE AVENUE, 20-10 Maple Avenue (Lat: 40.943528 Lon: -74.142194), Type: Tank, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQJP664
    Assigned Frequencies: 17970.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/18/2008, Expiration Date: 02/01/2018, Cancellation Date: 06/01/2012, 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:
  • NJ-NNJ5769A, 21-21 Broadway (Lat: 40.922611 Lon: -74.115250), Type: Pole, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQLV876
    Assigned Frequencies: 22125.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 22125.0 MHz, 22225.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/06/2010, Expiration Date: 05/06/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • NJ-NNJ5776A, 20-21 Wagaraw (Lat: 40.943111 Lon: -74.141694), Type: Tank, Structure height: 41.8 m, Overall height: 44.8 m, Call Sign: WQLW236
    Assigned Frequencies: 21925.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 22075.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/10/2010, Expiration Date: 05/10/2020, Certifier: Nadaj S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

99 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fair Lawn)

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: 2363S , Serial Number: 18280478, Airworthiness Date: 03/10/1999
    Registrant (Corporation): Flying High Aviation LLC, 15-01 Broadway Ste 4, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 302GP , Serial Number: 21058682, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 07/02/1965
    Registrant (Corporation): S A S Flyers Inc, C/O Stamatiou / 40-02 Morlot Ave, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32R-301T (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 464CA , Serial Number: 3257054, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 08/10/1998
    Registrant (Individual): Harry Mortkowitz, 4-22 Karl St, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6338F , Serial Number: 17273195, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 08/30/1979
    Registrant (Corporation): Mobile Dev Group LLC, 13-33 Sunnyside Dr, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 89161 , Serial Number: 8173, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Corporation): Tiffany Wigs Inc, 25 05 Broadway, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
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 ORIGINATED94$325,894199$279,131893$283,49950$123,72012$248,083
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$346,33323$274,52280$289,13810$88,8001$145,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$316,30030$240,867310$313,43532$97,46913$203,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$333,00019$297,263180$300,2445$163,2002$360,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$314,0006$240,83354$323,8706$35,3332$230,500

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0171.00 , 0172.00, 0173.00, 0174.00, 0175.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED32$328,09425$341,880
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$372,42913$360,538
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$293,00013$384,846
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$351,3336$331,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$387,5001$324,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0171.00 , 0172.00, 0173.00, 0174.00, 0175.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 52
  • Hazardous Condition: 65
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Fair Lawn

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
Businesses in Fair Lawn, NJ
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1MasterBrand Cabinets5
AT&T1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1Panera Bread1
Blockbuster2Papa John's Pizza1
Decora Cabinetry2Pizza Hut1
Dunkin Donuts3RadioShack1
FedEx7U-Haul1
H&R Block2UPS14
Haworth1Volkswagen1
IHOP1Walgreens1
Jones New York1

Fair Lawn compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities where residents moved in more then 10 years ago (10,000+ households)"
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  • #35 (07410) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Ukrainian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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  • #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+)"
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