Far Hills, New Jersey

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Population in 2017: 927 (44% urban, 56% rural).
Population change since 2000: +7.9%
 
Males: 491  (53.0%)
Females: 436  (47.0%)
Median resident age:

44.4 years
New Jersey median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 07931.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $164,465 (it was $112,817 in 2000)
Far Hills:

$164,465
NJ:

$80,088

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $113,348 (it was $81,535 in 2000)

Far Hills borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $840,247 (it was $439,800 in 2000)
Far Hills:

$840,247
NJ:

$334,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: over $1,000,000; detached houses: over $1,000,000; townhouses or other attached units: $846,366; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $725,273; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $209,145

Median gross rent in 2017: $2,235.

March 2019 cost of living index in Far Hills: 128.3 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.2%
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  • Races in Far Hills, NJ (2010)
    • 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

Crime rates in Far Hills 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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(215.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(108.9)
Robberies
(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)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(108.7)
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)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(434.3)
2
(217.4)
4
(432.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(439.6)
2
(216.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(216.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(430.1)
1
(107.0)
1
(108.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(542.9)
9
(978.3)
10
(1,082)
6
(663.7)
4
(443.0)
5
(549.5)
9
(976.1)
9
(969.8)
8
(865.8)
6
(647.9)
4
(431.5)
3
(322.6)
4
(427.8)
4
(435.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(108.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(108.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(215.1)
2
(213.9)
1
(108.9)
Arson
(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)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)60.876.173.626.517.752.762.938.849.825.9189.960.241.7120.9

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City-data.com crime index in Far Hills, NJ

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.54
New Jersey average:

3.55
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Ancestries: American (28.8%), Irish (11.8%), Italian (8.4%), English (5.9%), Greek (4.9%), German (3.7%).

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, New Jersey map

170 residents are foreign born (12.0% Latin America, 2.8% Europe).

This borough:

17.0%
New Jersey:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $8,844 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $9,538 (1.2%)

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

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

3.4%
New Jersey:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +216 (+33.6%).
Most common industries in Far Hills, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.0%)
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Health care (8.3%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (6.0%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (14.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.7%)
  • Health care (6.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.0%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.8%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.3%)
  • Health care (10.4%)
  • Educational services (9.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.2%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (7.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
Most common occupations in Far Hills, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Top executives (11.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Computer specialists (4.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (15.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.6%)
  • Computer specialists (6.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Lawyers (5.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (13.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.0%)
  • Top executives (5.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)

Average climate in Far Hills, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Far Hills, New Jersey average temperatures Far Hills, New Jersey average precipitation Far Hills, New Jersey humidity Far Hills, New Jersey wind speed Far Hills, New Jersey snowfall Far Hills, New Jersey sunshine Far Hills, New Jersey clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 91.9. This is worse than average.

City:

91.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.356. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.356
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.36. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.36
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.151. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.151
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.32. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.32
U.S.:

8.46

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 Far Hills 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 Far Hills 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 the city 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 Far Hills 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)

Points of interest:

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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
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

For population 15 years and over in Far Hills:

Marital status in Far Hills, NJ
  • Never married: 31.7%
  • Now married: 55.4%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 0.9%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

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): 29.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
New Jersey average:

12.4

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

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

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

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Somerset County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 53
This 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.
New Jersey:

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

7.96 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Somerset County:

6.7%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

20.4%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

24.0%
New Jersey:

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
Police Protection - Officers 6$54,732$109,4642$6,779
Other and Unallocable 0$0 4$2,772
Financial Administration 0$0 3$8,725
Other Government Administration 0$0 25$8,028
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$3,312
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 6$54,732$109,46437$29,616

Far Hills government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,166,000 ($1257.82)
    General Public Buildings: $56,000 ($60.41)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($8.63)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $829,000 ($894.28)
    General - Other: $541,000 ($583.60)
    Sewerage: $220,000 ($237.32)
    Libraries: $171,000 ($184.47)
    Financial Administration: $135,000 ($145.63)
    Central Staff Services: $134,000 ($144.55)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $105,000 ($113.27)
    Local Fire Protection: $80,000 ($86.30)
    Regular Highways: $44,000 ($47.46)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $40,000 ($43.15)
    Health - Other: $33,000 ($35.60)
    General Public Buildings: $27,000 ($29.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000 ($21.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($9.71)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($4.31)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Housing and Community Development: $10,000 ($10.79)
    Other - Health - Other: $10,000 ($10.79)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $434,000 ($468.18)
    Sewerage: $23,000 ($24.81)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($5.39)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($3.24)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $994,000 ($1072.28)

Far Hills government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $264,000 ($284.79)
    Other: $45,000 ($48.54)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $74,000 ($79.83)
    General Revenue - Other: $34,000 ($36.68)
    Rents: $14,000 ($15.10)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($11.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $69,000 ($74.43)
    Other: $10,000 ($10.79)
  • Tax - Property: $2,418,000 ($2608.41)
    Other License: $38,000 ($40.99)
    Public Utilities Sales: $13,000 ($14.02)

Far Hills government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,479,000 ($1595.47)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,708,000 ($1842.50)

6.88% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($99,878 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.88%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,109 average AGI)
Somerset County:

0.05%
New Jersey average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Middlesex County, NJ  1.86% ($84,038 average AGI)
from Union County, NJ  0.79% ($77,768)
from Morris County, NJ  0.44% ($154,513)


7.61% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($110,999 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.61%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,010 average AGI)
Somerset County:

0.10%
New Jersey average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Middlesex County, NJ  1.35% ($54,961 average AGI)
to Union County, NJ  0.59% ($62,161)
to Hunterdon County, NJ  0.46% ($101,740)

Businesses in Far Hills, NJ

  • FedEx: 2

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 accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:3
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents21
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • New Jersey average
  • Fatal accident count7486
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11186
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2487
  • Fatalities8175
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents19449
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1148
See more detailed statistics of Far Hills fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 207ft / 63.1mTotal length
  • $7,251,000Total costs
  • 1,103,487Total average daily traffic
  • 67,777Total average daily truck traffic
  • 450,150Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Far Hills, NJ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 171960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Far Hills, NJ

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Prospect St (Lat: 40.683444 Lon: -74.632944), Call Sign: KZO407,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.0200 MHz, 39.1800 MHz, Grant Date: 07/20/2001, Expiration Date: 05/08/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/09/2002, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd 134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514
  • 67 Old Mine Road (Lat: 40.669944 Lon: -74.587722), Call Sign: WQPW904,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.337 MHz, 462.512 MHz, 452.862 MHz, 452.762 MHz, 452.987 MHz, 451.737 MHz, Grant Date: 09/05/2012, Expiration Date: 09/05/2022, Certifier: Mark Nolan, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 02/25/2013, Expiration Date: 02/25/2023, Certifier: Diane Alber, Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

15 (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 in Far Hills, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Far Hills, NJ - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Far Hills, NJ
  • 50.5%Utility gas
  • 34.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.9%Electricity
  • 3.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.9%Other fuel
  • 1.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Far Hills, NJ
  • 38.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 30.6%Utility gas
  • 20.0%Electricity
  • 10.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Far Hills compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median household income above 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

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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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