Old Tappan, New Jersey

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Population in 2017: 6,042 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.2%
 
Males: 2,905  (48.1%)
Females: 3,137  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

45.2 years
New Jersey median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 07675.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $141,604 (it was $102,127 in 2000)
Old Tappan:

$141,604
NJ:

$76,126

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $79,240 (it was $48,367 in 2000)

Old Tappan borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $772,795 (it was $429,100 in 2000)
Old Tappan:

$772,795
NJ:

$328,200

Mean prices in 2016: all housing units: $574,060; detached houses: $629,892; townhouses or other attached units: $518,544; in 2-unit structures: $475,872; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $424,356; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $260,813; mobile homes: $296,331

Median gross rent in 2016: $2,218.

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 6.0%
(4.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 62.5% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Old Tappan, NJ (2010)
    • 4,07270.8%White alone
    • 1,27622.2%Asian alone
    • 2885.0%Hispanic
    • 681.2%Two or more races
    • 400.7%Black alone
    • 40.07%American Indian alone
    • 20.03%Other race alone

Races in Old Tappan detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Crime rates in Old Tappan by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(17.5)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(34.3)
0
(0.0)
4
(67.7)
1
(16.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.4)
4
(65.0)
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
(69.9)
1
(17.1)
4
(68.0)
3
(50.8)
2
(33.4)
3
(49.4)
1
(16.4)
6
(97.5)
12
(208.0)
6
(103.2)
4
(68.0)
2
(33.8)
1
(16.7)
5
(82.8)
4
(65.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
37
(646.2)
27
(462.4)
35
(595.0)
27
(457.1)
18
(300.7)
36
(593.0)
21
(344.8)
30
(487.7)
18
(312.0)
19
(326.8)
11
(187.0)
11
(186.1)
17
(284.3)
22
(364.3)
8
(131.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(34.3)
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)
1
(16.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(33.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.4)
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 = 280.6)68.429.328.635.417.727.218.239.327.020.312.29.827.320.412.5

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City-data.com crime index in Old Tappan, NJ

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
New Jersey average:

3.46
March 2016 cost of living index in Old Tappan: 126.0 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (25.0%), American (5.8%), Irish (4.3%), German (3.3%), West Indian (3.0%), Eastern European (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1894

Elevation: 80 feet

Land area: 3.23 square miles.

Population density: 1,871 people per square mile   (low).

Old Tappan,NJ real estate house value index trend

Old Tappan, New Jersey map

1,183 residents are foreign born (10.1% Asia, 3.2% Europe, 2.8% Latin America).

This borough:

19.7%
New Jersey:

21.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $10,001 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $10,348 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Yonkers, NY (7.9 miles , pop. 196,086).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (12.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

River Vale, NJ (1.2 miles ),
Harrington Park borough, NJ (1.2 miles ),
Northvale borough, NJ (1.3 miles ),
Norwood borough, NJ (1.4 miles ),
Tappan, NY (1.4 miles ),
Rockleigh borough, NJ (1.6 miles ),
Orangeburg, NY (1.7 miles ),
Closter borough, NJ (1.7 miles )
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Latitude: 41.01 N, Longitude: 73.98 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 201

Distribution of median household income in Old Tappan, NJ in 2016
Distribution of house value in Old Tappan, NJ in 2016
Old Tappan satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
New Jersey:

4.1%
Historical population in Old Tappan, NJ
Historical housing units in Old Tappan, NJ

Population change in the 1990s: +1,256 (+29.7%).
Most common industries in Old Tappan, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.1%)
  • Health care (11.0%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Construction (3.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.6%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.1%)
  • Health care (6.1%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (5.5%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (17.6%)
  • Health care (17.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (3.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Old Tappan, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Top executives (9.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (13.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (9.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5.9%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (2.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school (10.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Registered nurses (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Top executives (4.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)

Average climate in Old Tappan, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Old Tappan, New Jersey average temperatures Old Tappan, New Jersey average precipitation Old Tappan, New Jersey humidity Old Tappan, New Jersey wind speed Old Tappan, New Jersey snowfall Old Tappan, New Jersey sunshine Old Tappan, New Jersey clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 102. This is worse than average.

City:

102
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.292. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.292
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 16.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.5
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.524. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.524
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 26.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.47. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.47
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Old Tappan-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 30.7 miles away from the Old Tappan borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 tornado 33.6 miles away from the borough center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Old Tappan-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 204.3 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 117.6 miles away from the city 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 240.8 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 211.0 miles away from Old Tappan 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 116.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 234.5 miles away from Old Tappan 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 (26) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 10

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Old Tappan:

  • CARE ONE AT INGLESIDE (1016 WASHINGTON AVE SOUTH)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Old Tappan:

  • QUEENS DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; JAMAICA, NY)
  • JEWISH HOME REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; RIVERVALE, NJ)
  • BERGEN CARE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; WESTWOOD, NJ)
  • HOSPICE AT BERGEN COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; WESTWOOD, NJ)
  • SPECTRUM FOR LIVING (Hospital, about 3 miles away; CLOSTER, NJ)
  • RV WESTWOOD (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; WESTWOOD, NJ)
  • ROCKLAND PSYCH CTR (Hospital, about 3 miles away; ORANGEBURG, NY)

Amtrak stations near Old Tappan:

  • 7 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.
  • 13 miles: NEW ROCHELLE (DEPOT PLAZA NORTH) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: CROTON-HARMON (CROTON-ON-HUDSON, CROTON POINT AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Old Tappan:

  • 18 miles: Indian Point 2 and 3 in Buchanan, NY.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Old Tappan:

  • Mercy College (about 6 miles; Dobbs Ferry, NY; Full-time enrollment: 8,602)
  • Nyack College (about 6 miles; Nyack, NY; FT enrollment: 2,590)
  • Ramapo College of New Jersey (about 7 miles; Mahwah, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,864)
  • Bergen Community College (about 8 miles; Paramus, NJ; FT enrollment: 11,826)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus (about 9 miles; Teaneck, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,349)
  • Manhattan College (about 10 miles; Riverdale, NY; FT enrollment: 3,508)
  • Rockland Community College (about 11 miles; Suffern, NY; FT enrollment: 6,026)

Public high school in Old Tappan:

  • NORTHER VALLEY REG OLD TAPPEN HIGH SCHOO (Location: CENTRAL AVE, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Old Tappan:

Private elementary/middle school in Old Tappan:

  • KINDERCARE LEARNING CENTER #1519 (Students: 25, Location: 176 OLD TAPPAN RD, Grades: PK-T1)
See full list of schools located in Old Tappan

Library in Old Tappan:

  • OLD TAPPAN FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $645,607; Location: 56 RUSSELL AVENUE; 56,322 books; 4,580 audio materials; 2,377 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 6 other licensed databases; 75 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Old Tappan: Old Tappan Golf Course (A), Old Tappan Volunteer First Aid Corps (B), Old Tappan Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Old Tappan include: Saint Pius X Church (A), Trinity Reformed Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lake Idlewild (A), Lake Tappan (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Birthplace of: P. J. Byrne - Actor.

Bergen County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

SHADY HARBOR FIRE DISTRICT (Serves RI, Population served: 162, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-23-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-07-2012)
Average household size:
This borough:

3.0 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

82.5%
Whole state:

69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

1.8%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
117 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Old Tappan (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Old Tappan Branch at 211 Old Tappan Road, branch established on 1963/01/28. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Kearny Federal Savings Bank: Old Tappan Branch at 207 Old Tappan Road, branch established on 1997/10/17. 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

For population 15 years and over in Old Tappan:

Marital status in Old Tappan, NJ
  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 64.6%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 3.4%

For population 25 years and over in Old Tappan:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 58.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2016
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2016
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
New Jersey average:

12.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016
Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Old Tappan
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Old Tappan, NJ (based on Bergen County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Bergen 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.
New Jersey:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 718
This county:

8.07 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

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

8.0%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bergen County:

19.6%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bergen County:

17.9%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

55.2%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Old Tappan:

52.8%
State:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Old Tappan:

28.0
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Old Tappan:

19.1%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Old Tappan:

11.9%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Old Tappan:

6.9
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.0%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

59.5%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.1%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Old Tappan, 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 12$132,081$132,0810$0
Streets and Highways 5$39,538$94,8911$2,214
Parks and Recreation 4$28,069$84,2071$1,680
Sewerage 3$15,711$62,8440$0
Financial Administration 3$18,529$74,1162$3,866
Other Government Administration 2$13,716$82,29611$5,976
Police - Other 1$3,387$40,64413$12,943
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 1$689
Welfare 0$0 1$551
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0$0 5$9,348
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$2,229
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$1,204
Totals for Government 30$251,031$100,41240$40,700

Old Tappan government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $875,000 ($144.82)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,252,000 ($372.72)
    Police Protection: $1,927,000 ($318.93)
    Sewerage: $1,276,000 ($211.19)
    Regular Highways: $578,000 ($95.66)
    Libraries: $576,000 ($95.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $470,000 ($77.79)
    Local Fire Protection: $315,000 ($52.14)
    Central Staff Services: $308,000 ($50.98)
    Financial Administration: $287,000 ($47.50)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $118,000 ($19.53)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $80,000 ($13.24)
    General Public Buildings: $44,000 ($7.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $42,000 ($6.95)
    Health - Other: $35,000 ($5.79)
    Natural Resources - Other: $30,000 ($4.97)
    Public Welfare - Other: $10,000 ($1.66)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $178,000 ($29.46)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $122,000 ($20.19)
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $10,000 ($1.66)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $1,009,000 ($167.00)
    Regular Highways: $198,000 ($32.77)
    Police Protection: $39,000 ($6.45)
    Central Staff Services: $33,000 ($5.46)
    General Public Building: $32,000 ($5.30)
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000 ($4.80)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,310,000 ($547.83)

Old Tappan government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,068,000 ($176.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $565,000 ($93.51)
    Other: $30,000 ($4.97)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $144,000 ($23.83)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $257,000 ($42.54)
    Rents: $167,000 ($27.64)
    Fines and Forfeits: $53,000 ($8.77)
    Interest Earnings: $31,000 ($5.13)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,503,000 ($248.76)
    Other: $58,000 ($9.60)
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000 ($1.66)
  • Tax - Property: $5,989,000 ($991.23)
    Other License: $197,000 ($32.61)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $11,000 ($1.82)

Old Tappan government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,940,000 ($1810.66)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,447,000 ($1729.06)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,074,000 ($343.26)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,581,000 ($261.67)

Old Tappan government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,683,000 ($444.06)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,621,000 ($930.32)

5.02% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($94,087 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,156 average AGI)
Bergen County:

0.05%
New Jersey average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hudson County, NJ  0.90% ($103,054 average AGI)
from Passaic County, NJ  0.66% ($58,806)
from New York County, NY  0.41% ($141,148)


5.65% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($90,610 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.65%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,250 average AGI)
Bergen County:

0.10%
New Jersey average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Passaic County, NJ  0.68% ($68,784 average AGI)
to Hudson County, NJ  0.57% ($68,313)
to New York County, NY  0.36% ($157,569)
Businesses in Old Tappan, NJ
NameCountNameCount
A&P1FedEx2
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
CVS1Starbucks1
Dairy Queen1UPS2

Strongest AM radio stations in Old Tappan:

  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS 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.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWRV (1330 AM; 10 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: RADIO VISION CRISTIANA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WWDJ (970 AM; 5 kW; HACKENSACK, NJ; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)

Strongest FM radio stations in Old Tappan:

  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WFDU (89.1 FM; TEANECK, NJ; Owner: FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON UNIVERSITY)
  • WNYK (88.7 FM; NYACK, NY; Owner: NYACK COLLEGE)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WFAS-FM (103.9 FM; WHITE PLAINS, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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 Old Tappan:

  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY 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.)
  • 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)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • 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)
Old Tappan fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Old Tappan fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 16ft / 4.8mTotal length
  • $2,649,000Total costs
  • 20,757Total average daily traffic
  • 753Total average daily truck traffic
  • 24,907Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 41.014528 Lon: -73.981306, Call Sign: WPVP293,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.900 MHz, Grant Date: 07/24/2002, Expiration Date: 07/24/2012, Cancellation Date: 09/29/2012, Certifier: Philip W Swenson, Registrant: Regional Communications Inc, E64 Midland Ave, Paramus, NJ 07653-0144, Phone: (201) 261-6600, Fax: (201) 261-6304
  • 21 Russel Ave (Lat: 41.012611 Lon: -73.984306), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQPM855,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.770 MHz, Grant Date: 07/02/2012, Expiration Date: 07/02/2022, Certifier: Thomas Shine, Registrant: Goosetown Communications, 58 North Harrison Ave, Congers, NY 10920, Phone: (845) 268-7500, Fax: (845) 268-5345, Email:
  • Lat: 41.011194 Lon: -73.988944, Call Sign: WQUS967,
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.125 MHz, 466.850 MHz, 469.225 MHz, 469.450 MHz, 469.675 MHz, Grant Date: 10/02/2014, Expiration Date: 10/02/2024, Certifier: Danielle M Da Giau, Registrant: Pros Rf, 5219 Adairville Rd., Franklin, KY 42134, Phone: (270) 908-4402, Fax: (786) 549-7864, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • NJ-NNJ5800A, Central Avenue (Lat: 41.008167 Lon: -73.971917), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQNI929,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/17/2011, Expiration Date: 02/17/2021, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Old Tappan)
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
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$451,00040$606,000174$468,01115$278,3333$756,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$06$545,6678$438,6251$214,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$408,50013$786,84645$481,1561$75,0001$475,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$011$445,90921$533,5240$03$717,333
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$05$498,8004$353,7500$01$215,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0241.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$503,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0241.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Old Tappan, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Old Tappan, NJ - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
Fire incident types in Old Tappan, NJ

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Old Tappan, NJ
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Old Tappan, NJ
  • 95.1%Utility gas
  • 3.9%Electricity
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Old Tappan, NJ
  • 83.0%Utility gas
  • 6.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.5%Electricity


Old Tappan 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 above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Syria (population 500+)"
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  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Korea (population 500+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest city-data.com crime index (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: sales and related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Jordan (population 500+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Western Asia (population 500+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
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