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Population in 2012: 8,762 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.7%
 

Males: 4,257  (48.6%)
Females: 4,505  (51.4%)

Median resident age:  38.3 years
New Jersey median age:  0.0 years

Zip code: 07747

Estimated median household income in 2011: $71,475 (it was $63,594 in 2000)
Matawan:

$71,475
New Jersey:

$67,458
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $40,896

Matawan borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $332,593 (it was $177,200 in 2000)
Matawan:

$332,593
New Jersey:

$324,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $398,907; Detached houses: $405,579; Townhouses or other attached units: $186,493; In 2-unit structures: $322,398; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $138,986

Median gross rent in 2011: $1,194.

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  • White alone - 6,524 (74.1%)
  • Hispanic - 949 (10.8%)
  • Black alone - 576 (6.5%)
  • Asian alone - 557 (6.3%)
  • Two or more races - 183 (2.1%)
  • Other race alone - 17 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.03%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.01%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Matawan: 121.7 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Italian (18.6%), Irish (18.1%), German (8.7%), Polish (6.3%), English (4.5%), United States (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1895

Elevation: 55 feet

Land area: 2.28 square miles.

Population density: 3844 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Matawan:

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Matawan borough:

  • Never married: 24.8%
  • Now married: 57.1%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

1,411 residents are foreign born (6.7% Asia, 4.6% Europe, 3.9% Latin America).

This borough:  16.1%
New Jersey:  20.2%



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Matawan, New Jersey as of April 24, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Matawan to the number of sex offenders is 1,300 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $8,612 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $6,821 (2.3%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Edison, NJ (11.6 miles , pop. 97,687).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Staten Island, NY (12.8 miles , pop. 443,728).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Brooklyn, NY (22.2 miles , pop. 2,465,326).

Nearest cities: Strathmore, NJ (1.0 miles ), Cliffwood Beach, NJ (1.5 miles ), Keyport borough, NJ (1.5 miles ), Laurence Harbor, NJ (1.7 miles ), Brownville, NJ (1.8 miles ), Union Beach borough, NJ (2.0 miles ), Madison Park, NJ (2.1 miles ), Old Bridge, NJ (2.3 miles ).

Latitude: 40.41 N, Longitude: 74.23 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,082 (-12.3%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 513 (11.8%)

Area codes: 732, 848

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Crime rates in Matawan by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 110111100000
per 100,000 11.111.00.011.211.211.311.40.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 031076121455
per 100,000 0.033.011.20.078.368.011.422.811.443.656.656.4
Assaults 8675944913164
per 100,000 89.066.078.156.0100.745.345.8102.8148.810.967.945.1
Burglaries 35182213142414N/A49284736
per 100,000 389.6197.9245.5145.5156.6271.9160.1N/A561.0305.2531.7406.2
Thefts 108961018810362769365647156
per 100,000 1202.11055.41127.0984.91152.3702.5869.41062.5744.1697.5803.3631.9
Auto thefts 1713125138628453
per 100,000 189.2142.9133.956.0145.490.668.622.891.643.656.633.9
Arson 202000000000
per 100,000 22.30.022.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 119.6101.493.875.7123.894.874.7N/A111.869.4106.684.1

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

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.37
New Jersey average:

3.38

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Matawan, New Jersey accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.8%
New Jersey:

8.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -449 (-4.8%).

Most common industries in 2007-2011 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Information (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Computer specialists (10%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Matawan-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.6 miles away from the Matawan borough center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 30.3 miles away from the borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Matawan-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New Jersey state average. It is 89% 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 95.1 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 93.6 miles away from Matawan 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 47.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 6.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/1990 at 01:34:48, a magnitude 3.2 (2.9 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 91.7 miles away from Matawan center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 57.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Monmouth County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Tammy Lynn Sytch - Female professional wrestler, Elmer H. Geran - Member of the House of Representatives.


Hospitals/medical centers near Matawan:

  • STATEN ISLAND UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 16 miles away; STATEN ISLAND, NY)
  • RICHMOND UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 16 miles away; STATEN ISLAND, NY)

Political contributions by individuals in Matawan, NJ

Amtrak stations near Matawan:

  • 12 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.
  • 13 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.
  • 20 miles: NEWARK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (NEWARK, ) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Local government website: MATAWAN.COM

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Matawan:

  • Brookdale Community College (about 8 miles; Lincroft, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 9,201)
  • Middlesex County College (about 10 miles; Edison, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,684)
  • Rutgers University-New Brunswick (about 13 miles; New Brunswick, NJ; FT enrollment: 32,147)
  • CUNY College of Staten Island (about 15 miles; Staten Island, NY; FT enrollment: 9,326)
  • Monmouth University (about 16 miles; West Long Branch, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,938)
  • Wagner College (about 16 miles; Staten Island, NY; FT enrollment: 2,017)
  • Union County College (about 19 miles; Cranford, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,338)

Public high school in Matawan:

Public elementary/middle schools in Matawan:

Private elementary/middle schools in Matawan:

  • FIRST FRIENDS CHILD CARE SCHOOL (Students: 161; Location: 269 STATE ROUTE 34; Grades: PK - KG)
  • GODDARD SCHOOL OF OLD BRIDGE (Students: 130; Location: 300 BELCHASE DR; Grades: PK - KG)
  • MATAWAN CHILDREN'S CENTER (Students: 75; Location: 18 RYERS LN; Grades: PK - KG; Boys only)
  • MINDING MIRACLES LEARNING CENTER (Students: 24; Location: 90 SPRINGHILL RD; Grades: PK - KG)
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Library in Matawan:

  • MATAWAN-ABERDEEN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,157,600; Location: 165 MAIN STREET; 91,606 books; 3,138 e-books; 2,683 audio materials; 1,572 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 111 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Strathmore is not a nearby city or a town. It is called Aberdeen. Strathmore is a section of Aberdeen.

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Notable locations in Matawan: Matawan Station (A), Matawan Fire Station Number 4 (B), Matawan Fire Station Number 3 (C), Matawan Fire Department (D), Matawan Fire Station Number 1 (E), Matawan - Aberdeen Public Library (F), Matawan First Aid and Rescue Squad (G), Matawan Fire Department Washington Engine Company (H), Matawan Fire Department Hook and Ladder Company (I), Matawan Fire Department Freneau Company (J), Matawan Borough Fire Prevention (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Matawan include: First Baptist Church (A), Saint Clements Roman Catholic Church (B), Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (C), Second Baptist Church (D), Trinity Episcopal Church (E), First Methodist Church (F), First Presbyterian Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Rose Hill Cemetery (1), Point Pleasant Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Lake Lefferts (A), Lake Matawan (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Gravelly Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Matawan: Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Matawan Historical Society Inc (Museums; 94 Main Street), Party and Play USA (351 Matawan Road).

 
Monmouth 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
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AQI  NO2 PM2.5 CO  SO2 Ozone 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 30.7. This is about average.
City:

30.7
U.S.:

32.0
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 13.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

13.9
U.S.:

9.4
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.40
U.S.:

9.59
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.354. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.354
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.11. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.11
U.S.:

2.43
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 23.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

23.4
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 14.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

14.5
U.S.:

22.9
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00543. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00543
U.S.:

0.05378

Drinking water stations with addresses in Matawan and their reported violations in the past:

MATAWAN BOROUGH WATER DE (Population served: 9913, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-11-2000), St Public Notif received (OCT-11-2000)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 45 regular monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 6.0%
(3.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.3% for Black residents, 22.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This borough:  2.6 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  67.9%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  7.4%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Matawan, NJ

96 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
22 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Matawan compared to New Jersey state average:

Matawan, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

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


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Banks with most branches in Matawan (2011 data):

  • Kearny Federal Savings Bank: Matawan Old Bridge Branch at 510 State Highway 34, branch established on 2002/10/18. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $2,851.0 mil, Deposits: $2,123.4 mil, headquarters in Kearny, NJ, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 41 total offices
  • Sun National Bank: Matawan Branch at 267 Main Street, branch established on 1999/02/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $3,180.3 mil, Deposits: $2,715.6 mil, headquarters in Vineland, NJ, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 62 total offices, Holding Company: Sun Bancorp, Inc
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Aberdeen Shoprite Branch at 318 Lloyd Rd, branch established on 2011/06/30. 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.
  • New York Community Bank: Matawan Branch at 168-170 Main Street, branch established on 2002/05/11. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $39,468.7 mil, Deposits: $20,709.8 mil, headquarters in Westbury, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 247 total offices, Holding Company: New York Community Bancorp, Inc.
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Matawan Branch at 160 Main Street, branch established on 1939/09/28. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • The Provident Bank: Matawan Branch at 445 Route 34, branch established on 2009/09/26. Info updated 2010/07/27: Bank assets: $7,097.5 mil, Deposits: $5,186.9 mil, headquarters in Jersey City, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 83 total offices, Holding Company: Provident Financial Services, Inc.
  • Amboy Bank: State Highway Branch at 1147 State Highway 34, branch established on 2000/01/24. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $2,329.0 mil, Deposits: $1,766.2 mil, headquarters in Old Bridge, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices, Holding Company: Amboy Bancorporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Aberdeen @ Stop & Shop Branch at 1129 Highway 34, branch established on 2004/01/21. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • TD Bank, National Association: Aberdeen Branch at 1045 Highway 34 North, branch established on 1999/09/14. 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
  • 2 other banks with 2 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2011

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Matawan travel time to work - commute


Matawan mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)

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Religion statistics for Matawan (based on Monmouth County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.03%
Here69.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishUnited Methodist ChurchMuslim EstimatePresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents68.1%15.3%3.1%2.2%1.9%
Congregations16.4%13.8%15.4%1.6%7.2%
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaEpiscopal ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAReformed Church in AmericaOther
Adherents1.9%1.6%1.3%0.6%4.0%
Congregations3.6%7.2%6.6%3.0%25.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 165
Monmouth County:

2.57 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 117
Monmouth County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 51
Monmouth County:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 623
Here:

9.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Monmouth County:

20.4%
New Jersey:

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

21.8%
State:

18.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$13,664$40,9923$2,978
Other Government Administration 4$16,502$49,5063$3,062
Judicial and Legal 1$3,910$46,9205$7,970
Police Protection - Officers 20$164,000$98,4002$2,000
Police - Other 2$5,600$33,6008$6,684
Firefighters 0$0 2$2,258
Fire - Other 1$1,874$22,4880$0
Streets and Highways 8$27,952$41,9280$0
Solid Waste Management 1$5,542$66,5041$236
Sewerage 3$9,400$37,6001$250
Water Supply 6$21,964$43,9280$0
Other and Unallocable 6$22,000$44,0007$3,138
Totals for Government 56$292,408$62,65932$28,576

Matawan government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $2,804,000 ($320.02)
    Police Protection: $1,911,000 ($218.10)
    Financial Administration: $788,000 ($89.93)
    Regular Highways: $534,000 ($60.94)
    Health Services - Other: $529,000 ($60.37)
    Solid Waste Management: $446,000 ($50.90)
    General - Other: $291,000 ($33.21)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $239,000 ($27.28)
    General Public Buildings: $235,000 ($26.82)
    Fire Protection: $185,000 ($21.11)
    Central Staff Services: $170,000 ($19.40)
    Libraries: $166,000 ($18.95)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $155,000 ($17.69)
    Housing & Community Development: $134,000 ($15.29)
    Parking Facilities: $127,000 ($14.49)
    Parks & Recreation: $82,000 ($9.36)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.11)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $487,000 ($55.58)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,809,000 ($320.59)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $68,000 ($7.76)

Matawan government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parking Facilities: $128,000 ($14.61)
    All Other: $53,000 ($6.05)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $376,000 ($42.91)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $371,000 ($42.34)
    Interest Earnings: $119,000 ($13.58)
    Rents: $22,000 ($2.51)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($0.11)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,359,000 ($383.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,162,000 ($246.75)
  • Tax - Property: $3,757,000 ($428.78)
    NEC: $166,000 ($18.95)

Matawan government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,647,000 ($187.97)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $8,146,000 ($929.70)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $2,725,000 ($311.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $7,682,000 ($876.74)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $4,139,000 ($472.38)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $464,000 ($52.96)
    Water Utilities: $233,000 ($26.59)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $2,160,000 ($246.52)
    End of Fiscal Year: $1,390,000 ($158.64)

Matawan government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $208,000 ($23.74)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,694,000 ($535.72)

4.98% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($78,776 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.98%
New Jersey average:

6.12%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,011 average AGI)
Monmouth County:

0.06%
New Jersey average:

0.14%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Middlesex County, NJ  0.78% ($74,424 average AGI)
from Ocean County, NJ  0.75% ($56,110)
from Richmond County, NY  0.28% ($102,994)


5.90% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($72,852 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
New Jersey average:

6.89%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($540 average AGI)
Monmouth County:

0.06%
New Jersey average:

0.09%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Ocean County, NJ  1.29% ($61,703 average AGI)
to Middlesex County, NJ  0.63% ($79,620)
to Hudson County, NJ  0.19% ($86,630)

Strongest AM radio stations in Matawan:

  • 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)
  • 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)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJDM (1530 AM; 10 kW; ELIZABETH, NJ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF NEW YORK LICENSE CORP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Matawan:

  • WCNJ (89.3 FM; HAZLET, NJ; Owner: WVRM, INC.)
  • WWZY (107.1 FM; LONG BRANCH, NJ; Owner: PRESS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBJB-FM (90.5 FM; LINCROFT, NJ; Owner: BROOKDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WSIA (88.9 FM; STATEN ISLAND, NY; Owner: THE COLLEGE OF STATEN ISLAND)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WHTG-FM (106.3 FM; EATONTOWN, NJ; Owner: PRESS COMMUNICATIONS, 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.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Matawan:

  • 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.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; 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)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W36AS (Channel 36; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Matawan, New Jersey:
  • Fatal accident count: 15
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 27
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 5
  • Fatalities: 15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 38
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
New Jersey average:
  • Fatal accident count: 93
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 137
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 29
  • Fatalities: 101
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 240
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 18

See more detailed statistics of Matawan fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 23 meters (75ft)
Total costs: $2,062,000
Total average daily traffic: 75,451
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,392
Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic: 95,248


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2

    FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

    4
    • Steven F Lux, .5 Mi Sw Of Rts 79 & 517 (Lat: 40.396944 Lon: -74.243611), Type: 126.8, Overall height: 119.5 m
      Registrant: 3303845498, Luxs@firstenergycorp.Com, 76 SOUTH MAIN STREET
    • Steven F Lux, .5 Mi Sw Of Rts 79 & 517 (Lat: 40.396944 Lon: -74.243611), Type: 126.8, Overall height: 119.5 m
      Registrant: 3303845498, Luxs@firstenergycorp.Com, 76 SOUTH MAIN STREET
    • Rodney D Kaufman, .5 Mi Sw Of Rts 79 & 517 (Lat: 40.396944 Lon: -74.243611), Type: 126.8, Overall height: 119.5 m
      Registrant: 3304362226, Fcc_license_admin@firstenergycorp.Com, 76 SOUTH MAIN STREET
    • .5 Mi Sw Of Rts 79 & 517 (Lat: 40.396944 Lon: -74.243611), Type: 126.8, Overall height: 119.5 m
      Registrant: 6103755734, Rkaufman@gpu.Com, RT 183 AND VAN REED RD

    FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

    4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Matawan, NJ)

    FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

    9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

    FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

    3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

    FCC Registered Paging Towers:

    6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

    FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

    66 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Matawan)

    FAA Registered Aircraft:

    14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Matawan)


    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
    E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
    F) Non-occupant Loans on
    < 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
    NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
    LOANS ORIGINATED54$278,77876$244,158183$247,26214$93,0001$1,450,0002$172,500
    APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$277,00012$253,16723$265,7392$18,5000$00$0
    APPLICATIONS DENIED11$253,54517$214,05974$286,66215$107,1330$03$128,667
    APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$296,18211$287,00055$293,3823$96,6670$02$310,000
    FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$277,0003$354,33310$251,5000$00$00$0

    Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8030.00 , 8031.00

    Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
    (Based on 2 full tracts)
    A) Conventional
    Home Purchase Loans
    B) Refinancings
    NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
    LOANS ORIGINATED8$275,3755$346,600
    APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$328,6252$380,500
    APPLICATIONS DENIED1$220,0006$347,667
    APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$227,0002$335,500
    FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$424,500

    Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8030.00 , 8031.00

    Conventional Home Purchase Loans

    Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

    2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

    • Fire: 45
    • Hazardous Condition: 67

    Incident types - Matawan


    See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Matawan, NJ
    Businesses in Matawan, NJ
    NameCountNameCount
    7-Eleven2Jones New York1
    Budget Car Rental1MasterBrand Cabinets2
    Burger King1Nike1
    CVS1Papa John's Pizza1
    Decora Cabinetry1Pizza Hut1
    Domino's Pizza1Starbucks1
    DressBarn1Subway1
    Dunkin Donuts2UPS8
    Famous Footwear1Walgreens1
    FedEx5YMCA2
    Harmon Face Values1
    Browse common businesses in Matawan, NJ

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