Old Tappan, New Jersey

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Population in 2014: 5,943 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.4%
 
Males: 2,640  (44.4%)
Females: 3,303  (55.6%)
Median resident age:  45.2 years
New Jersey median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 07675.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $111,506 (it was $102,127 in 2000)
Old Tappan:

$111,506
NJ:

$70,165

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $62,922 (it was $48,367 in 2000)

Old Tappan borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $731,303 (it was $429,100 in 2000)
Old Tappan:

$731,303
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: $1,126.

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  • Races in Old Tappan, NJ (2010)

    Old Tappan races chart
    • 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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Old Tappan: 124.2 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (23.4%), Irish (13.2%), German (6.6%), English (4.7%), Russian (4.7%), United States (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1894

Elevation: 80 feet

Land area: 3.23 square miles.

Population density: 1,840 people per square mile   (low).

Old Tappan,NJ real estate house value index trend

Old Tappan, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Old Tappan:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 54.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 23.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Old Tappan borough:

  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 64.9%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 6.5%

1,478 residents are foreign born (10.4% Asia, 4.5% Europe).

This borough:

25.2%
New Jersey:

21.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $10,213 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $10,374 (1.7%)

Old Tappan satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

Latitude: 41.01 N, Longitude: 73.98 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 201

Old Tappan household income distribution Old Tappan home values distribution

Crime rates in Old Tappan by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0100000000000
per 100,000 0.017.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000000000N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/AN/A
Robberies 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 0020410140000
per 100,000 0.00.034.30.067.716.70.016.465.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 44143231612642
per 100,000 71.569.917.168.050.833.449.416.497.5208.0103.268.033.8
Thefts 32372735271836213018191111
per 100,000 571.7646.2462.4595.0457.1300.7593.0344.8487.7312.0326.8187.0186.1
Auto thefts 0020000000000
per 100,000 0.00.034.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 0000000100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.016.40.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 29.068.430.529.736.818.428.319.041.028.121.112.710.2

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

Crime rate in Old Tappan detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 14 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
New Jersey average:

3.43
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,256 (+29.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Legal occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Old Tappan: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Old Tappan, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 Old Tappan 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 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 116.2 miles away from Old Tappan 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 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).
Old Tappan topographic map

Birthplace of: P. J. Byrne - Actor.

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)
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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)

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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

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 2013 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.362. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.362
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 18.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.9
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.72
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.14. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.14
U.S.:

9.35

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

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.2%
(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:  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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
New Jersey average:

12.7

Old Tappan travel time to work - commute Old Tappan mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Old Tappan 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%

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

Old Tappan government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $1,200,000 ($201.92)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,484,000 ($249.71)
    Parks & Recreation: $800,000 ($134.61)
    General Public Buildings: $739,000 ($124.35)
    Regular Highways: $500,000 ($84.13)
    Health Services - Other: $455,000 ($76.56)
    General - Other: $366,000 ($61.59)
    Sewerage: $339,000 ($57.04)
    Libraries: $323,000 ($54.35)
    Central Staff Services: $283,000 ($47.62)
    Financial Administration: $188,000 ($31.63)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $155,000 ($26.08)
    Water Utilities: $80,000 ($13.46)
    Fire Protection: $64,000 ($10.77)
    Solid Waste Management: $33,000 ($5.55)
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $6,000 ($1.01)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,073,000 ($348.81)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Old Tappan government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $717,000 ($120.65)
    All Other: $570,000 ($95.91)
    Sewerage: $487,000 ($81.95)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,389,000 ($233.72)
    General Revenue, NEC: $300,000 ($50.48)
    Interest Earnings: $35,000 ($5.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,000,000 ($336.53)
    Highways: $300,000 ($50.48)
    All Other: $25,000 ($4.21)
    Transit Utilities: $21,000 ($3.53)
  • Tax - Property: $2,500,000 ($420.66)
    NEC: $350,000 ($58.89)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,000,000 ($841.33)

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 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 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Old Tappan fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $2,281,000Total costs
  • 15,575Total average daily traffic
  • 607Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,992Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 41.014528 Lon: -73.981306, Call Sign: WPVP293
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.900 MHzGrant Date: 07/24/2002, Expiration Date: 07/24/2012, Cancellation Date: 09/29/2012, Certifier: Philip W SwensonRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 07/02/2012, Expiration Date: 07/02/2022, Certifier: Thomas ShineRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 10/02/2014, Expiration Date: 10/02/2024, Certifier: Danielle M Da GiauRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 02/17/2011, Expiration Date: 02/17/2021, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Old Tappan)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1835M , Serial Number: 18264459, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 01/02/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Lloyd B Aanonsen, 21 Longview Ct, Old Tappan, NJ 07675
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR20 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360-ES (210 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 248CD , Serial Number: 1148, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 09/30/2001
    Registrant (Corporation): Lab Aircraft Inc, 2 Lakeview Dr, Old Tappan, NJ 07675

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

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Hazardous Condition: 6

Incident types - Old Tappan

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Old Tappan, NJ

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (93%)
  • Electricity (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Wood (0%)
Businesses in Old Tappan, NJ
NameCountNameCount
A&P1FedEx2
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
CVS1Starbucks1
Dairy Queen1UPS2

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.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Old Tappan on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 100 safest cities (lowest city-data.com crime index) (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of assaults per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Syria (population 500+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of single-parent households, population 5,000+"
  • #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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