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Population in 2012: 14,727 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.6%
 

Males: 7,357  (50.0%)
Females: 7,370  (50.0%)

Median resident age:  42.0 years
New Jersey median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 07430.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $117,267 (it was $88,187 in 2000)
Ramsey:

$117,267
NJ:

$69,667
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $59,432

Ramsey borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $519,713 (it was $308,300 in 2000)
Ramsey:

$519,713
NJ:

$311,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $626,225; Detached houses: $697,906; Townhouses or other attached units: $473,032; In 2-unit structures: $388,316; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $396,687; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $302,596; Mobile homes: $848,856

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,377.

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  • White alone - 12,391 (85.6%)
  • Asian alone - 959 (6.6%)
  • Hispanic - 866 (6.0%)
  • Two or more races - 139 (1.0%)
  • Black alone - 90 (0.6%)
  • Other race alone - 19 (0.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 9 (0.06%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Ramsey: 124.8 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Italian (19.9%), Irish (19.5%), German (12.3%), English (5.8%), Polish (4.6%), United States (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1908

Elevation: 330 feet

Land area: 5.56 square miles.

Population density: 2,651 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Ramsey:

  • High school or higher: 96.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 58.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ramsey borough:

  • Never married: 21.6%
  • Now married: 61.1%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

2,140 residents are foreign born (5.4% Europe, 4.3% Asia).

This borough:  14.7%
New Jersey:  21.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $10,001 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $9,795 (1.9%)

Ramsey satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ramapo, NY (5.3 miles , pop. 108,905).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (22.5 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (27.2 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Allendale borough, NJ (1.4 miles ), Upper Saddle River borough, NJ (1.5 miles ), Saddle River borough, NJ (1.8 miles ), Waldwick borough, NJ (1.8 miles ), Airmont, NY (1.9 miles ), Suffern, NY (1.9 miles ), Wyckoff, NJ (2.1 miles ), Ho-Ho-Kus borough, NJ (2.1 miles ).

Latitude: 41.06 N, Longitude: 74.14 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,750 (+18.9%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 1,602 (21.8%)

Area codes: 201, 551

Ramsey household income distribution Ramsey home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Ramsey by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0000001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.06.90.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1012100011011
per 100,000 6.80.06.813.76.90.00.00.06.86.80.06.96.8
Robberies 4644323523012
per 100,000 27.341.527.327.420.613.720.634.013.720.50.06.913.7
Assaults 1081281171111106101111
per 100,000 68.255.381.954.975.447.875.574.868.441.067.475.875.1
Burglaries 231619112611192512131397
per 100,000 156.9110.6129.775.5178.275.2130.4170.082.188.987.662.047.8
Thefts 181147167150149121138167201119136147131
per 100,000 1235.01015.81139.91028.91021.2826.9947.21135.31374.8814.0916.11012.3894.9
Auto thefts 1417181212139273766
per 100,000 95.5117.5122.982.382.288.861.813.647.920.547.241.341.0
Arson 1102001000201
per 100,000 6.86.90.013.70.00.06.90.00.00.013.50.06.8
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 96.682.395.884.387.859.988.184.789.061.160.871.867.9

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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 Ramsey detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 37 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
New Jersey average:

3.38

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

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.6%
New Jersey:

8.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,285 (+9.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Finance and insurance (17%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Top executives (8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7%)
  • Computer specialists (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Ramsey, New Jersey

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Tornado activity:

Ramsey-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.3 miles away from the Ramsey borough center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 25.9 miles away from the borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ramsey-area historical earthquake activity is above New Jersey state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 59.4 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 49.2 miles away from Ramsey center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 29.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

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: 5, Storms: 5, Heavy Rains: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Blizzards: 2, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ramsey topographic map

Birthplace of: Charles Ernest Hosking, Jr. - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Brian Roche - College football player (Louisville Cardinals), Timothy Englert - College basketball player (Providence Friars).

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Ramsey: Charles Ernest, Jr. Hosking.


Hospitals/medical centers near Ramsey:

  • ALLENDALE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; ALLENDALE, NJ)
  • RAMAPO MANOR CTR FOR REHAB AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SUFFERN, NY)
  • WEISS RENAL CTR (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; SUFFERN, NY)

Political contributions by individuals in Ramsey, NJ

Amtrak stations near Ramsey:

  • 16 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.
  • 17 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 Ramsey:

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

Local government website: www.ramseynj.com

College/University in Ramsey:

  • Eastwick College (Full-time enrollment: 541; Location: 10 South Franklin Turnpike; Private, for-profit; Website: www.eastwick.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ramsey:

  • Ramapo College of New Jersey (about 3 miles; Mahwah, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 5,230)
  • Rockland Community College (about 6 miles; Suffern, NY; FT enrollment: 4,686)
  • Bergen Community College (about 8 miles; Paramus, NJ; FT enrollment: 9,303)
  • William Paterson University of New Jersey (about 9 miles; Wayne, NJ; FT enrollment: 8,076)
  • Passaic County Community College (about 10 miles; Paterson, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,885)
  • Berkeley College (about 12 miles; West Paterson, NJ; FT enrollment: 3,123)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus (about 13 miles; Teaneck, NJ; FT enrollment: 3,510)

Public high school in Ramsey:

Private high school in Ramsey:

  • DON BOSCO PREP SCHOOL (Students: 908; Location: 492 N FRANKLIN TPKE; Grades: 9 - 12; Boys only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Ramsey:

Private elementary/middle schools in Ramsey:

  • ST PAUL INTER PAROCHIAL SCHOOL (Students: 268; Location: 187 WYCKOFF AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • GODDARD SCHOOL FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD (Students: 112; Location: 150 HILLTOP RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • THE LEARNING EXPERIENCE (Students: 70; Location: 160 N FRANKLIN TPKE; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Ramsey, School District: RAMSEY BOROUGH

Library in Ramsey:

  • RAMSEY FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,327,655; Location: 30 WYCKOFF AVENUE; 76,063 books; 7,187 audio materials; 4,777 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 170 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Ramsey: Ramsey Industrial Park (A), Ramsey Country Club (B), Ramsey Ambulance Corps (C), Ramsey Rescue Squad (D), Ramsey Volunteer Fire Department Eastside Headquarters (E), Ramsey Volunteer Fire Department Westside (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Ramsey Square Shopping Center (1), Interstate Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Ramsey: First Presbyterian Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Lakes and reservoirs: Van Gelders Pond (A), Suraci Pond (B), Mirror Lake (C), Garrison Pond (D), Wyckoff Lake (E), Canns Lake (F), Camp Hlond Reservoir (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Ramsey: Finch Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Ramsey Historical Association (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 538 Island Road), Old Stone House Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 538 Island Road), DeCicco Dennis Ph D (Tours & Charters; 205 North Franklin Trnpk).

Hotels: Best Western the Inn at Ramsey (1315 State Route 17), Maple Shade Motel (425 State Route 17), Howard Johnson Motel (1255 State Rt 17), Extended Stayamerica (112 State Route 17), Luxury Budget Inn of Ramsey (946 State Route 17).

 
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)
AQI  CO  SO2 Ozone  PM2.5 NO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 33.1. This is about average.
City:

33.1
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.449. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.449
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.85. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

3.85
U.S.:

2.43
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 23.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

23.5
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 17.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

17.5
U.S.:

22.9
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.6
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 21.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

21.1
U.S.:

9.4

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

RAMSEY WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 16653, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-11-2005), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-11-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-28-2005)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Dissolved Solids (TDS)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Dissolved Solids (TDS)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Dissolved Solids (TDS)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Dissolved Solids (TDS)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Color
  • 7 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 209 regular monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 2.8%
(2.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.9% for Black residents, 3.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

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

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  73.2%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  3.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Ramsey, NJ

People in group quarters in Ramsey in 2010:

  • 25 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 17 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 5 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Ramsey in 2000:

  • 34 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 27 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 20 people in religious group quarters
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally ill

Ramsey compared to New Jersey state average:

Ramsey, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.


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Banks with most branches in Ramsey (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Interstate Shopping Center Branch at 1 Interstate Shopping Center, branch established on 1997/11/01; Commerce North Main Office at 1100 Lake Street, branch established on 1975/12/15. 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
  • Hudson City Savings Bank: Ramsey Branch at 57 West Main Street, branch established on 1976/09/18; Interstate Shopping Center Branch at 89 Interstate Shopping Center, branch established on 1996/06/08. Info updated 2012/01/09: Bank assets: $45,373.6 mil, Deposits: $25,645.6 mil, headquarters in Paramus, NJ, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Mahwah Banking Center at 555 North Franklin Turnpike, branch established on 2007/11/30; Ramsey Branch at 18 North Spruce St, branch established on 1890/01/01. 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.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Ramsey Branch at 76 East Main Street, branch established on 1965/02/01. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Ramsey Branch at 161 East Main St, branch established on 1928/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Valley National Bank: Ramsey Branch at 10 South Franklin Turnpike, branch established on 1970/12/05. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $14,186.7 mil, Deposits: $9,715.7 mil, headquarters in Wayne, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 219 total offices, Holding Company: Valley National Bancorp
  • Oritani Bank: Ramsey Branch at 161 North Franklin Turnpike, branch established on 2011/02/15. Info updated 2008/09/08: Bank assets: $2,567.1 mil, Deposits: $1,374.4 mil, headquarters in Township Of Washington, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices
  • Capital One, National Association: Ramsey Branch at 1300 Route 17 North, branch established on 1973/11/13. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • TrustCo Bank: Ramsey Branch at 385 N Franklin Turnpike, branch established on 2005/10/03. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $4,250.1 mil, Deposits: $3,736.0 mil, headquarters in Glenville, NY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Ramsey, New Jersey:

  • Howard Johnson Lodge, 1255 Rt 17 S, Ramsey, NJ 07446 , Phone: (201) 327-4500, Fax: (201) 327-5911
  • Best Western Inn At Ramsey, 1315 State Rt 17, Ramsey, NJ 07446 , Phone: (201) 327-6700, Fax: (201) 327-6709
  • Maple Shade Motel, 425 State Rt 17, Ramsey, NJ 07446 , Phone: (201) 327-0095
  • Extended Stay America, 112 State Hwy 17, Ramsey, NJ 07446 , Phone: (201) 236-9996, Fax: (201) 236-9988
  • Holiday Inn Express Ramsey-Mahwah, 946 State Rt 17, Ramsey, NJ 07446 , Phone: (201) 934-9250, Fax: (201) 934-9719
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Ramsey, New Jersey

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Ramsey travel time to work - commute


Ramsey mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)

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Religion statistics for Ramsey borough (based on Bergen County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 75.12%
Here75.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishEpiscopal ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents72.1%12.6%1.6%1.5%1.4%
Congregations16.3%13.1%7.8%7.0%7.8%
NameReformed Church in AmericaEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaArmenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate EtchmiadzinMuslim EstimateOther
Adherents1.4%1.3%1.1%1.0%6.2%
Congregations6.2%6.0%0.4%0.8%34.7%
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: 258
This 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.
New Jersey:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 134
This county:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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
Bergen County:

8.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.0%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

19.6%
New Jersey:

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

17.9%
New Jersey:

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 5$35,860$86,0640$0
Other Government Administration 3$11,708$46,8320$0
Judicial and Legal 4$13,074$39,2220$0
Police Protection - Officers 33$321,008$116,7300$0
Police - Other 6$20,143$40,28630$29,559
Firefighters 0$0 60$64,007
Streets and Highways 7$41,196$70,6226$3,299
Health 2$9,529$57,1740$0
Parks and Recreation 4$22,229$66,6874$5,280
Water Supply 10$70,793$84,9520$0
Local Libraries 6$24,662$49,32416$20,340
Other and Unallocable 13$62,789$57,95948$66,420
Totals for Government 93$632,991$81,676164$188,905

Ramsey government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,100,000 ($74.69)
    Regular Highways: $206,000 ($13.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $57,000 ($3.87)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,359,000 ($295.99)
    General - Other: $3,999,000 ($271.54)
    Water Utilities: $2,104,000 ($142.87)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,511,000 ($102.60)
    Regular Highways: $1,001,000 ($67.97)
    Libraries: $950,000 ($64.51)
    Central Staff Services: $770,000 ($52.28)
    General Public Buildings: $625,000 ($42.44)
    Financial Administration: $499,000 ($33.88)
    Parks and Recreation: $446,000 ($30.28)
    Health - Other: $331,000 ($22.48)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $323,000 ($21.93)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $297,000 ($20.17)
    Local Fire Protection: $263,000 ($17.86)
    Sewerage: $260,000 ($17.65)
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000 ($0.41)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $41,000 ($2.78)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $2,188,000 ($148.57)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,755,000 ($594.49)

Ramsey government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,165,000 ($214.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $286,000 ($19.42)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($0.27)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $17,000 ($1.15)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $387,000 ($26.28)
    Fines and Forfeits: $198,000 ($13.44)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,110,000 ($143.27)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,124,000 ($144.22)
    All Other: $75,000 ($5.09)
    Health and Hospitals: $63,000 ($4.28)
  • Tax - Property: $12,691,000 ($861.75)
    Other License: $1,374,000 ($93.30)
    Other Selective Sales: $160,000 ($10.86)
    Public Utilities Sales: $48,000 ($3.26)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $28,000 ($1.90)

Ramsey government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $678,000 ($46.04)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $405,000 ($27.50)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $273,000 ($18.54)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $700,000 ($47.53)

Ramsey government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,826,000 ($938.82)

5.27% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($66,093 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.27%
New Jersey average:

6.12%

0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($835 average AGI)
Bergen County:

0.15%
New Jersey average:

0.14%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Hudson County, NJ  0.87% ($60,674 average AGI)
from Passaic County, NJ  0.71% ($48,422)
from New York County, NY  0.43% ($100,747)


6.26% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($73,760 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.26%
New Jersey average:

6.89%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,197 average AGI)
Bergen County:

0.10%
New Jersey average:

0.09%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Passaic County, NJ  0.81% ($54,598 average AGI)
to Hudson County, NJ  0.59% ($56,352)
to New York County, NY  0.37% ($97,508)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ramsey:

  • WVNJ (1160 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVERSAL B/CASTING OF NEW YORK,INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WWRV (1330 AM; 10 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: RADIO VISION CRISTIANA MANAGEMENT CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ramsey:

  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • WMSC (90.3 FM; UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Ramsey:

  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


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


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 27 meters (89ft)
Total costs: $1,322,000
Total average daily traffic: 361,486
Total average daily truck traffic: 14,343


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 25 S Island Ave (Lat: 41.057306 Lon: -74.135417), Call Sign: KEG722
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.8600 MHz, 154.175 MHz, 154.280 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/06/2011, Expiration Date: 01/14/2022
    Registrant: Borough Of Ramsey, 33 North Central Avenue, Ramsey, NJ 07446, Phone: (201) 327-1715, Fax: (201) 327-4970, Email:
  • Municipal Building 25 N Central Av (Lat: 41.058417 Lon: -74.139583), Call Sign: KNCF988
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.680 MHz, 155.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/22/2011, Expiration Date: 12/02/2021
    Registrant: Borough Of Ramsey, 33 N. Central Avenue, Ramsey, NJ 07446, Phone: (201) 327-1715, Fax: (201) 327-4970, Email:
  • 7 Mi Nw (Lat: 41.127583 Lon: -74.262083), Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: WNQU299
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/24/2004, Expiration Date: 11/21/2014, Cancellation Date: 07/25/2005
    Registrant: Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, 27725 Stansbury Boulevard, Farmington Hills, MI 48334, Phone: (248) 994-4020, Fax: (248) 994-4120, Email:
  • 293 Williams Drive (Lat: 41.071111 Lon: -74.132222), Type: Tank, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WPVQ782
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.280 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/09/2012, Expiration Date: 08/01/2022, Certifier: Brian Behrman
    Registrant: Ess Inc, 30 Island Park Avenue, Ramsey, NJ 07446, Phone: (201) 488-2292, Fax: (201) 458-6217, Email:
  • Lat: 41.050000 Lon: -74.152556, Call Sign: WPVY427, Licensee ID: L00542612
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/07/2012, Expiration Date: 09/05/2022, Certifier: Bonnie A Thomas
    Registrant: St. Paul Church And Inter-Parochial Grammar School
  • Lat: 41.051500 Lon: -74.133750, Call Sign: WPZC440
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.162 MHz, 457.137 MHz, 462.212 MHz, 467.212 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/24/2003, Expiration Date: 12/24/2013, Certifier: Chad Mathieu
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239
  • 1358 State Rt 17 (Lat: 41.700472 Lon: -74.141139), Call Sign: WQGZ876
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.212 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.087 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.112 MHz, 469.312 MHz, 469.137 MHz... (+21 more)
    Grant Date: 06/06/2007, Expiration Date: 06/06/2017, Certifier: Andrew F Brush
    Registrant: Panasonic System Solutions Company, 1707 N. Randall Rd, E1-D9, Elgin, IL 60123-7847, Phone: (847) 468-5318, Fax: (847) 574-7614, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • NJ-NNJ5817A, 500 North Franklin Turnpike (Lat: 41.074639 Lon: -74.136861), Type: Bant, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQLT386
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/20/2010, Expiration Date: 04/20/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace
    Registrant: Clearwire Spectrum Holdings Iii, LLC, 815 Connecticut Ave, Nw, Suite 610, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 545 Island Rd (Lat: 41.068417 Lon: -74.143194), Type: Building, Overall height: 23 m, Call Sign: KNX90
    Assigned Frequencies: 130.200 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/02/2004, Expiration Date: 11/15/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/24/2006, Certifier: Kris E Hutchison
    Registrant: Aviation Spectrum Resources Inc, 2551 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD 21401, Phone: (410) 266-2132, Fax: (410) 266-2047, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

94 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ramsey)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Ramsey)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED24$390,000139$385,216589$327,19031$307,77410$263,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$014$392,50040$345,9255$187,0001$315,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$318,5009$393,667107$368,43915$90,0005$247,200
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$282,50014$374,71467$352,6875$178,8004$406,250
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$07$413,71425$372,7602$97,5000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0441.00 , 0442.00

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 ORIGINATED13$357,1544$347,250
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$369,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$226,0002$482,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$383,0001$454,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0441.00 , 0442.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 49
  • Hazardous Condition: 83
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Ramsey


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ramsey, NJ
Businesses in Ramsey, NJ
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2KFC1
BMW1Kohl's1
Baskin-Robbins1Lane Furniture1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Marshalls1
Best Western1McDonald's1
Blockbuster1New Balance1
Burger King1New York & Co1
CVS1Nike7
Curves1Olive Garden1
Domino's Pizza1Panera Bread1
DressBarn1Payless1
Dunkin Donuts4Pizza Hut1
Extended Stay America1RadioShack1
FedEx5Rite Aid1
GNC1Staples1
GameStop1Starbucks2
Goodwill1T-Mobile1
H&R Block1T.J.Maxx1
Holiday Inn1Taco Bell1
Houlihan's1Toys"R"Us1
Howard Johnson1UPS8
IHOP1Walgreens2
Jimmy Jazz1Wendy's1
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  • Yves Stephane Crozet (9)
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  • Lehua Chang (7)
  • Peter James Pupalaikis (6)
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