Franklin Lakes, New Jersey

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Population in 2013: 10,759 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.2%
 
Males: 5,448  (50.6%)
Females: 5,311  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  45.9 years
New Jersey median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 07417, 07481.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $145,877 (it was $132,373 in 2000)
Franklin Lakes:

$145,877
NJ:

$70,165

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $82,523 (it was $59,763 in 2000)

Franklin Lakes borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $920,226 (it was $609,700 in 2000)
Franklin Lakes:

$920,226
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: $2,020.

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  • Races in Franklin Lakes, NJ (2010)

    Franklin Lakes races chart
    • 9,01785.1%White alone
    • 7777.3%Asian alone
    • 5255.0%Hispanic
    • 1361.3%Black alone
    • 1201.1%Two or more races
    • 120.1%Other race alone
    • 30.03%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Franklin Lakes: 126.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (24.1%), Irish (10.7%), German (10.6%), English (5.9%), Polish (5.6%), Arab (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 390 feet

Land area: 9.45 square miles.

Population density: 1,138 people per square mile   (low).

Franklin Lakes,NJ real estate house value index trend

Franklin Lakes, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Franklin Lakes:

  • High school or higher: 97.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 69.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 30.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Franklin Lakes borough:

  • Never married: 22.8%
  • Now married: 67.6%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 4.7%

1,944 residents are foreign born (5.6% Europe, 4.9% Asia, 2.8% Latin America).

This borough:

18.0%
New Jersey:

21.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $10,213 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $10,374 (1.2%)

Franklin Lakes satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wayne, NJ (5.2 miles , pop. 54,069).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (19.1 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (20.7 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities: Oakland borough, NJ (1.4 miles ), Wyckoff, NJ (1.5 miles ), North Haledon borough, NJ (1.9 miles ), Midland Park borough, NJ (1.9 miles ), Pompton Lakes borough, NJ (2.0 miles ), Allendale borough, NJ (2.0 miles ), Waldwick borough, NJ (2.1 miles ), Hawthorne borough, NJ (2.1 miles ).

Latitude: 41.01 N, Longitude: 74.21 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,774 (+34.9%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 609 (12.8%)

Franklin Lakes household income distribution Franklin Lakes home values distribution

Crime rates in Franklin Lakes by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 100001000000N/A
per 100,000 9.50.00.00.00.08.80.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 0000002301211
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.017.725.70.08.518.89.39.3
Assaults 3112102053031
per 100,000 28.59.49.017.88.90.017.70.042.525.40.028.09.3
Burglaries 14231719171716332623152321
per 100,000 133.2216.2152.9169.3150.6150.3141.7282.6221.1194.7141.2214.7195.4
Thefts 98118120949197107936049666348
per 100,000 932.51,109.01,079.4837.8806.4857.6947.7796.4510.3414.7621.2588.1446.7
Auto thefts 22011151216410
per 100,000 19.018.80.08.98.98.844.38.617.08.556.537.393.1
Arson 1000100000100
per 100,000 9.50.00.00.08.90.00.00.00.00.09.40.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 61.763.155.849.845.452.860.460.245.938.645.050.143.8

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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 Franklin Lakes detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 26 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
New Jersey average:

3.07
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.6%
New Jersey:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +523 (+5.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (34%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Legal occupations (4%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Franklin Lakes: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Franklin Lakes-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.1 miles away from the Franklin Lakes borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 tornado 26.0 miles away from the borough center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Franklin Lakes-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% 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 203.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 106.8 miles away from Franklin Lakes 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 241.8 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 105.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 217.9 miles away from Franklin Lakes 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 244.4 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).
Franklin Lakes topographic map

Birthplace of: Chris Simms - 2005 NFL player (Tampa Bay Buccaneers, born: Aug 29, 1980), Dan Grunfeld - Basketball player, Blake Costanzo - Football player.

Main business address for: REGEN BIOLOGICS INC (SURGICAL & MEDICAL INSTRUMENTS & APPARATUS), BECTON DICKINSON & CO (SURGICAL & MEDICAL INSTRUMENTS & APPARATUS), MEDCO HEALTH SOLUTIONS INC (RETAIL-DRUG STORES AND PROPRIETARY STORES).

Hospitals and medical centers near Franklin Lakes:

  • OAKLAND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; OAKLAND, NJ)
  • CHRISTIAN HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WYCKOFF, NJ)
  • HOLLAND CHRISTIAN HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; NORTH HALEDON, NJ)
  • OAK RIDGE NURSIMG CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WAYNE, NJ)
  • OAK RIDGE REHABILITATION AND NC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WAYNE, NJ)
  • ADVANCED CARE CENTER AT LAKEVIEW (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WAYNE, NJ)
  • LAKEVIEW CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WAYNE, NJ)

Amtrak stations near Franklin Lakes:

  • 17 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.
  • 20 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Franklin Lakes:

  • William Paterson University of New Jersey (about 5 miles; Wayne, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 10,198)
  • Ramapo College of New Jersey (about 5 miles; Mahwah, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,864)
  • Passaic County Community College (about 7 miles; Paterson, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,351)
  • Bergen Community College (about 8 miles; Paramus, NJ; FT enrollment: 11,826)
  • Berkeley College-Woodland Park (about 8 miles; Woodland Park, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,938)
  • Montclair State University (about 11 miles; Montclair, NJ; FT enrollment: 16,277)
  • Rockland Community College (about 11 miles; Suffern, NY; FT enrollment: 6,026)

Public high school in Franklin Lakes:

Public elementary/middle schools in Franklin Lakes:

Private elementary/middle schools in Franklin Lakes:

  • CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER AT PARSONS POND (Students: 105; Location: 800 PARSONS POND DR; Grades: PK - KG)
  • BARNERT TEMPLE PRESCHOOL (Students: 70; Location: 747 RTE 208 S; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Franklin Lakes, map of school districts: FRANKLIN LAKES BOROUGH, RAMAPO-INDIAN HILL REG

Library in Franklin Lakes:

  • FRANKLIN LAKES FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,636,441; Location: 470 DEKORTE DRIVE; 84,667 books; 7,620 audio materials; 9,735 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 249 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Franklin Lakes: High Mountain Golf Course (A), Franklin Lakes Ambulance Corps (B), Franklin Lakes Borough Fire Department Headquarters (C), Franklin Lakes Borough Fire Department Southside Station (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Franklin Lakes include: REGEN BIOLOGICS INC (A), BECTON DICKINSON & CO (B), MEDCO HEALTH SOLUTIONS INC (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Lower Blauvelt Lake (A), Clark Pond (B), Valentine Pond (C), Conrad Pond (D), Lawlin Pond (E), Franklin Lake (F), Parsons Pond (G), Vitale Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Audubon Society NJ (Nature Centers; 790 Ewing Avenue), Lorrimer Sanctuary (Nature Centers; Ewing 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 2012 was 97.4. This is worse than average.

City:

97.4
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.439. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.439
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 18.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.7
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.29. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.29
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.5%
(3.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  3.0 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  85.4%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  2.1%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
3 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
8 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Franklin Lakes, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Franklin Lakes 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 significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Franklin Lakes (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Urban Branch at 805 Franklin Lakes Road, branch established on 1962/12/17; Franklin Lakes Branch at 768 Franklin Avenue, branch established on 1999/07/17. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Medco Franklin Lakes Branch at 100 Parsons Pond Dr, branch established on 2011/04/29; Becton-Dickinson Corporate Branch at One Bector Drive, branch established on 1986/06/02. 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.
  • Hudson City Savings Bank: Franklin Lakes Branch at 779 Franklin Avenue, branch established on 2009/06/27. Info updated 2012/01/09: Bank assets: $45,373.6 mil, Deposits: $25,645.6 mil, headquarters in Paramus, NJ, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices
  • Capital One, National Association: Franklin Lakes Branch at 840 Franklin Avenue, branch established on 1998/07/29. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
New Jersey average:

12.7

Franklin Lakes travel time to work - commute Franklin Lakes mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (92%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Electricity (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Franklin Lakes 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%
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 3$17,358$69,4322$4,853
Other Government Administration 5$30,671$73,6101$204
Judicial and Legal 2$10,052$60,3121$1,448
Police Protection - Officers 21$205,780$117,5890$0
Police - Other 5$18,463$44,3113$2,128
Firefighters 0$0 4$4,255
Streets and Highways 12$70,870$70,8701$1,490
Health 1$4,379$52,5480$0
Parks and Recreation 2$11,163$66,9782$1,463
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$11,422$68,5323$7,523
Natural Resources 0$0 1$3,576
Local Libraries 10$42,887$51,46423$19,235
Totals for Government 63$423,045$80,58041$46,175

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 Franklin Lakes:

  • WVNJ (1160 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVERSAL B/CASTING OF NEW YORK,INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • 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)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WWRL (1600 AM; 25 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS CORP.-NY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Franklin Lakes:

  • WPSC-FM (88.7 FM; WAYNE, NJ; Owner: WILLIAM PATERSON COLLEGE OF N. J.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • 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)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Franklin Lakes:

  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK 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.)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Franklin Lakes fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 32Number of bridges
  • 198m650ftTotal length
  • $1,225,000Total costs
  • 1,106,372Total average daily traffic
  • 71,528Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 21950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 51980-1989
  • 161990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Franklin Lakes, NJ

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Richard Byrne, 331 George Street (Lat: 40.997111 Lon: -74.192861), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 39.3 m
    Registrant: 9196535710, Afry@towerco.Com, 5000 VALLEYSTONE DRIVE, SUITE 200
  • Richard Byrne, 331 George Street (Lat: 40.997111 Lon: -74.192861), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 39.3 m
    Registrant: 9196535710, Afry@towerco.Com, 5000 VALLEYSTONE DRIVE, SUITE 200
  • Edward G Roach, 331 George Street (Lat: 40.997111 Lon: -74.192861), Type: 39.6, Structure height: 34003 m, Overall height: 39.3 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • GEORGE STREET, 331 George Street (Lat: 40.999944 Lon: -74.193972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: KDJ528
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.940 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/14/2012, Expiration Date: 09/30/2022
    Registrant: Borough Of Franklin Lakes, 490 Dekorte Drive, Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417, Phone: (201) 891-3131, Fax: (201) 891-0967, Email:
  • Police Municipal Dr (Lat: 41.020083 Lon: -74.202083), Call Sign: WIK248
    Assigned Frequencies: 480.187 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/08/2004, Expiration Date: 10/31/2014
    Registrant: County Of Bergen, 285 Campgaw Road, Mahwah, NJ 07430, Phone: (201) 336-7777, Fax: (201) 785-8575, Email:
  • RAMAPO HIGH SCHOOL, 331 George Street (Lat: 40.999944 Lon: -74.193972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 23.7 m, Overall height: 25.6 m, Call Sign: WPMF280
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.175 MHz, 154.250 MHz, 154.280 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/24/2013, Expiration Date: 06/25/2023, Certifier: John Keene
    Registrant: Borough Of Franklin Lakes, 490 Dekorte Drive, Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417, Phone: (201) 891-3131, Fax: (201) 891-0967, Email:
  • Lat: 40.999944 Lon: -74.193972, Call Sign: WQDH510
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.062 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/29/2005, Expiration Date: 08/29/2015, Certifier: Irving Conklin
    Registrant: Borough Of Franklin Lakes, 490 Dekorte Drive, Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417, Phone: (201) 891-3131, Fax: (201) 891-0967, Email:
  • STABLES, End Of Shadow Ridge Road (Lat: 41.043556 Lon: -74.200528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQIZ216
    Assigned Frequencies: 472.637 MHz, 477.537 MHz, 477.212 MHz, 472.900 MHz, 472.325 MHz, 472.225 MHz, 471.125 MHz, 470.875 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/25/2008, Expiration Date: 06/25/2018
    Registrant: County Of Bergen, 285 Campgaw Road, Mahwah, NJ 07430, Phone: (201) 336-7777, Fax: (201) 785-8575, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • FRANKLIN LAKES, On Cottonwood Drive (Lat: 40.005667 Lon: -74.206528), Type: Tank, Structure height: 24.9 m, Call Sign: WPQR863, Licensee ID: L00008103
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.356 MHz, 941.356 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/26/2009, Expiration Date: 12/31/2019, Certifier: Robert Merrill
    Registrant: United Water New Jersey
  • FRANKLIN LAK, Campgaw Mountain County Park (Lat: 41.043556 Lon: -74.200500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.5 m, Call Sign: WQKJ678
    Assigned Frequencies: 11565.0 MHz, 6595.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/15/2009, Expiration Date: 06/15/2019, Certifier: Mark Lepinski
    Registrant: Electronic Service Solutions, Inc., 9 Basin Drive, Suite 190, South Dearny, NJ 07632, Phone: (856) 764-3809, Fax: (201) 785-8575, Email:
  • STATION, 400 Parsons Pond Dr (Lat: 41.022028 Lon: -74.182917), Structure height: 16.5 m, Call Sign: WEG935
    Assigned Frequencies: 12330.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/06/1992, Expiration Date: 02/06/1997, Cancellation Date: 08/03/1995
    Registrant: Phone: (914) 684-3444

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Franklin Lakes)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Franklin Lakes)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 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 ORIGINATED3$553,33377$711,104315$527,36819$364,7897$381,571
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$351,00018$623,55621$525,6672$76,0002$397,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$525,00011$758,54590$778,8568$306,1254$185,750
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$438,00022$733,50052$514,0582$421,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$04$327,75019$617,5261$100,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.00 , 0202.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$357,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$589,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.00 , 0202.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 58
  • Hazardous Condition: 45

Incident types - Franklin Lakes

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Franklin Lakes, NJ
Businesses in Franklin Lakes, NJ
NameCountNameCount
Baskin-Robbins1Starbucks1
Dunkin Donuts1Stop & Shop1
FedEx3True Value1
GameStop1U-Haul1
Nike3UPS4

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  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
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  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
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