Far Hills, New Jersey

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Population in 2014: 926 (44% urban, 56% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.8%
 
Males: 486  (52.6%)
Females: 440  (47.4%)
Median resident age:  44.8 years
New Jersey median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 07931.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $107,126 (it was $112,817 in 2000)
Far Hills:

$107,126
NJ:

$76,126

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $79,204 (it was $81,535 in 2000)

Far Hills borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $776,127 (it was $439,800 in 2000)
Far Hills:

$776,127
NJ:

$328,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: over $1,000,000; Detached houses: over $1,000,000; Townhouses or other attached units: $844,176; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $850,513; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $188,565

Median gross rent in 2016: $2,102.

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  • Races in Far Hills, NJ (2010)

    Far Hills races chart
    • 79986.9%White alone
    • 889.6%Hispanic
    • 171.8%Asian alone
    • 91.0%Two or more races
    • 60.7%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Far Hills: 134.5 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (24.3%), Irish (10.8%), Italian (8.1%), English (5.1%), Greek (5.1%), German (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 140 feet

Land area: 4.86 square miles.

Population density: 191 people per square mile   (very low).

Far Hills,NJ real estate house value index trend

Far Hills, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Far Hills:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 64.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 26.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Far Hills borough:

  • Never married: 31.3%
  • Now married: 56.0%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 1.0%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

167 residents are foreign born (11.8% Latin America, 2.8% Europe).

This borough:

16.8%
New Jersey:

21.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $8,491 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $9,566 (1.1%)

Far Hills satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Edison, NJ (16.9 miles , pop. 97,687).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (23.7 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (35.1 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities: Peapack and Gladstone borough, NJ (1.6 miles ), Bernardsville borough, NJ (1.9 miles ), Green Knoll, NJ (2.5 miles ), Mendham borough, NJ (2.5 miles ), Martinsville, NJ (2.7 miles ), Chester borough, NJ (2.7 miles ), Raritan borough, NJ (2.8 miles ), Somerville borough, NJ (2.9 miles ).

Latitude: 40.69 N, Longitude: 74.63 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 908

Far Hills household income distribution Far Hills home values distribution

Crime rates in Far Hills by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000000020
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0215.70.0
Robberies 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 010010000000000
per 100,000 0.0110.60.00.0108.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 0100424004202004
per 100,000 0.01,106.20.0434.3217.4432.90.00.0439.6216.90.0216.50.00.0430.1
Theft 7835910645998643
per 100,000 798.2885.0330.0542.9978.31,082.3663.7443.0549.5976.1969.8865.8647.9431.5322.6
Auto thefts 110100000100002
per 100,000 114.0110.60.0108.60.00.00.00.00.0108.50.00.00.00.0215.1
Arson 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5) 41.7146.013.460.876.173.626.517.752.762.938.849.825.9189.960.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Far Hills detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.45
New Jersey average:

2.53
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +216 (+33.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Far Hills, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Far Hills-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.5 miles away from the Far Hills borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 12.2 miles away from the borough center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 77.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 226.4 miles away from Far Hills 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 266.9 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 76.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 25.4 miles away from Far Hills center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 305.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Somerset County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 9

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Far Hills:

  • FELLOWSHIP VILLAGE - LTC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BASKING RIDGE, NJ)
  • V N A SOMERSET HILLS HOSPICE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; BERNARDSVILLE, NJ)
  • HOLLY MANOR CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MENDHAM, NJ)
  • COMMUNITY VNA (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; SOMERVILLE, NJ)
  • FRIENDS RETIREMENT CONCEPTS (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BRIDGEWATER, NJ)
  • SOMERSET MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; SOMERVILLE, NJ)
  • N J EASTERN STAR HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BRIDGEWATER, NJ)

Amtrak stations near Far Hills:

  • 17 miles: NEW BRUNSWICK (FRENCH & ALBANY STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: METROPARK (ISELIN, 100 MIDDLESEX-ESSEX TPK.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Far Hills:

  • Raritan Valley Community College (about 6 miles; Branchburg, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 5,735)
  • County College of Morris (about 12 miles; Randolph, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,427)
  • Drew University (about 12 miles; Madison, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (about 13 miles; Madison, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,690)
  • Centenary College (about 16 miles; Hackettstown, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,271)
  • Rutgers University-New Brunswick (about 16 miles; New Brunswick, NJ; FT enrollment: 39,388)
  • Union County College (about 17 miles; Cranford, NJ; FT enrollment: 9,148)

Private elementary/middle school in Far Hills:

  • FAR HILLS COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL (Students: 440, Location: 697 ROUTE 202, Grades: PK-8)

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Notable locations in Far Hills: Far Hills Station (A), Far Hills - Bedminster Fire Department Station 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Far Hills: Saint Elizabeth's Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mine Brook (A), Peapack Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Far Hills: Leonard J Buck Gardens (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Somerset County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 87.6. This is about average.

City:

87.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.336. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.336
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 5.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.38
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.659. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.659
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 15.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.17. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.17
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 4.2%
(5.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.4 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  68.9%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  3.5%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Far Hills (2011 data):

  • Peapack-Gladstone Bank: Far Hills Branch at Dumont Road, branch established on 1968/04/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,599.7 mil, Deposits: $1,445.3 mil, headquarters in Gladstone, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices, Holding Company: Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation
  • Team Capital Bank: Far Hills Branch at 49 Rt 202, branch established on 2011/04/01. Info updated 2012/04/04: Bank assets: $828.8 mil, Deposits: $643.5 mil, headquarters in Bethlehem, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
New Jersey average:

12.6

Far Hills travel time to work - commute Far Hills mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Far Hills borough (based on Somerset County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic98,95129
Mainline Protestant27,47268
Other15,07833
Evangelical Protestant13,15853
Orthodox1,2006
Black Protestant1,0767
None166,509-
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: 69
Somerset County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 53
Somerset County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Somerset County:

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 256
Here:

7.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.7%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Somerset County:

20.4%
New Jersey:

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

24.0%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Far Hills:

53.1%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Far Hills:

50.5%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.9%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Far Hills:

8.8%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Far Hills:

6.9
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Far Hills:

35.2%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
Far Hills:

57.9%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.0%
State:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Far Hills, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 3$8,725
Other Government Administration 0$0 25$8,028
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$3,312
Police Protection - Officers 6$54,732$109,4642$6,779
Other and Unallocable 0$0 4$2,772
Totals for Government 6$54,732$109,46437$29,616

6.34% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($81,289 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.34%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,242 average AGI)
Somerset County:

0.05%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Middlesex County, NJ  1.65% ($64,341 average AGI)
from Union County, NJ  0.80% ($69,150)
from Morris County, NJ  0.41% ($127,837)


6.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($76,398 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,502 average AGI)
Somerset County:

0.11%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Middlesex County, NJ  1.37% ($51,397 average AGI)
to Union County, NJ  0.55% ($54,267)
to Hunterdon County, NJ  0.35% ($87,807)

Strongest AM radio stations in Far Hills:

  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WMTR (1250 AM; 7 kW; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WFAN (660 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.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Far Hills:

  • WAWZ (99.1 FM; ZAREPHATH, NJ; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WDHA-FM (105.5 FM; DOVER, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • 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.)
  • W245AC (96.9 FM; HARMONY TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMGQ (98.3 FM; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Far Hills:

  • WNJB (Channel 58; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • W54CZ (Channel 54; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, 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.)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLBX-LP (Channel 22; CRANFORD, NJ; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • W36AS (Channel 36; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • Far Hills, New Jersey
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents17
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:4
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents25
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • New Jersey average
  • Fatal accident count105
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents155
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons33
  • Fatalities113
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents273
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents22
See more detailed statistics of Far Hills fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 39m128ftTotal length
  • $1,064,000Total costs
  • 190,438Total average daily traffic
  • 17,297Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 91960-1969
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Far Hills, NJ

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Prospect St (Lat: 40.683444 Lon: -74.632944), Call Sign: KZO407
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.0200 MHz, 39.1800 MHzGrant Date: 07/20/2001, Expiration Date: 05/08/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/09/2002Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd 134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514
  • Lat: 40.676556 Lon: -74.633056, Call Sign: WQOL822
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.412 MHz, 457.412 MHz, 452.837 MHz, 457.837 MHz, 452.312 MHz, 457.312 MHz, 452.662 MHz, 457.662 MHz, 451.487 MHz, 456.487 MHzGrant Date: 11/09/2011, Expiration Date: 11/09/2021, Certifier: Patti FrenchRegistrant: Communications Service Integrators, 45 Perry Street, Chester, NJ 07930, Phone: (908) 879-2525, Fax: (908) 879-2322, Email:
  • 67 Old Mine Road (Lat: 40.669944 Lon: -74.587722), Call Sign: WQPW904
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.862 MHz, 452.762 MHz, 452.987 MHz, 451.737 MHz, 462.337 MHz, 462.512 MHzGrant Date: 09/05/2012, Expiration Date: 09/05/2022, Certifier: Mark NolanRegistrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:
  • 77 Liberty Corner Road (Lat: 40.666556 Lon: -74.613444), Call Sign: WQQS925
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.687 MHz, 452.787 MHz, 451.337 MHz, 451.887 MHzGrant Date: 02/25/2013, Expiration Date: 02/25/2023, Certifier: Diane AlberRegistrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Far Hills)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Far Hills)
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
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$239,5007$716,28631$645,0003$1,156,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$500,0005$596,4000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$257,5000$08$404,7500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$04$526,5001$417,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$462,5000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0529.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$265,5001$447,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$441,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0529.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 29

Incident types - Far Hills

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Far Hills, NJ

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (48%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (30%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Wood (2%)

Businesses in Far Hills, NJ

  • FedEx: 2

Far Hills compared to New Jersey state average:

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

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  • #3 (07931) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest average reported salary/wage in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #20 (07931) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) for individuals (pop 1,000+)"
  • #33 (07931) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 1,000+)"
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  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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