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Population in 2012: 12,864 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.1%
 

Males: 6,267  (48.7%)
Females: 6,597  (51.3%)

Median resident age:  39.3 years
New Jersey median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 07660.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $64,932 (it was $51,825 in 2000)
Ridgefield Park:

$64,932
NJ:

$69,667
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $31,950

Ridgefield Park village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $336,246 (it was $175,900 in 2000)
Ridgefield Park:

$336,246
NJ:

$311,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $342,047; Detached houses: $341,874; Townhouses or other attached units: $340,000; In 2-unit structures: $387,593; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $398,327; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $197,479

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,228.

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  • White alone - 5,882 (46.2%)
  • Hispanic - 4,605 (36.2%)
  • Asian alone - 1,447 (11.4%)
  • Black alone - 581 (4.6%)
  • Two or more races - 157 (1.2%)
  • Other race alone - 41 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 15 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.01%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Ridgefield Park: 123.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Italian (19.0%), Irish (11.3%), German (6.2%), Arab (2.6%), Polish (2.4%), English (1.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1892

Elevation: 100 feet

Land area: 1.73 square miles.

Population density: 7,431 people per square mile 
 
 (high).

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For population 25 years and over in Ridgefield Park:

  • High school or higher: 87.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ridgefield Park village:

  • Never married: 31.8%
  • Now married: 51.6%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

4,462 residents are foreign born (7.1% Latin America, 6.8% Asia).

This village:  35.0%
New Jersey:  21.2%



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Ridgefield Park, New Jersey as of October 24, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Ridgefield Park to the number of sex offenders is 3,216 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $9,118 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $8,570 (2.6%)

Ridgefield Park satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Passaic, NJ (5.5 miles , pop. 67,861).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jersey City, NJ (9.6 miles , pop. 240,055).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (12.0 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Little Ferry borough, NJ (1.0 miles ), Bogota borough, NJ (1.1 miles ), Palisades Park borough, NJ (1.3 miles ), Teterboro, NJ (1.4 miles) , Leonia borough, NJ (1.4 miles ), Ridgefield borough, NJ (1.4 miles ), Moonachie borough, NJ (1.5 miles ), Teaneck, NJ (1.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $350,000
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $159,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $168,500
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $113,400
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $78,100
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $86,900
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $86,900
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,900
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $86,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 40.86 N, Longitude: 74.02 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,323 (-18.2%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 624 (9.9%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 201

Ridgefield Park household income distribution Ridgefield Park home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Ridgefield Park by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.08.00.00.0
Rapes 3105201200100
per 100,000 22.97.70.038.815.50.07.815.90.00.08.00.00.0
Robberies 3695423733675
per 100,000 22.946.268.538.831.115.623.555.524.224.448.354.838.8
Assaults 4810761010961616127
per 100,000 30.561.676.154.346.677.878.471.448.5129.9128.894.054.4
Burglaries 46394549242020323825273432
per 100,000 351.2300.5342.4380.0186.5155.6156.8253.8306.9203.0217.3266.2248.5
Thefts 14213719015211810415216113711410014390
per 100,000 1084.21055.51445.71178.8916.9809.31191.61276.91106.4925.6804.81119.7699.0
Auto thefts 3033502313141981999614
per 100,000 229.1254.2380.5178.4101.0108.9148.963.4153.473.172.447.0108.7
Arson 31171120010100
per 100,000 22.97.7129.47.87.815.60.00.08.10.08.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 124.0122.2156.0149.293.776.1105.0123.9100.195.3122.3108.080.7

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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 Ridgefield Park detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 38 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
New Jersey average:

3.38

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Ridgefield Park, 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: +349 (+2.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)

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

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Tornado activity:

Ridgefield Park-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.2 miles away from the Ridgefield Park village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 8/7/1962, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 5.6 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ridgefield Park-area historical earthquake activity is above New Jersey state average. It is 81% 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 59.3 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 38.0 miles away from Ridgefield Park center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 27.6 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).
Ridgefield Park topographic map

Birthplace of: Daniel Ruch - Soccer player-coach, Milt Gaston - Baseball player, Richard Easterlin - Professor of Economics at the University of Southern California.

Main business address for: PAHC HOLDINGS CORP (GRAIN MILL PRODUCTS).


Hospitals/medical centers near Ridgefield Park:

  • CARE ONE AT TEANECK (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; TEANECK, NJ)
  • HOLY NAME HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; TEANECK, NJ)
  • HOLY NAME MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, about 2 miles away; TEANECK, NJ)

Political contributions by individuals in Ridgefield Park, NJ

located in Ridgefield Park:

Amtrak stations near Ridgefield Park:

  • 8 miles: NEW YORK (PENN STA) (NEW YORK, 7TH AVE. & W. 32ND ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 9 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.
  • 11 miles: LA GUARDIA AIRPORT (QUEENS, ) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.

Local government website: ridgefieldpark.org

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ridgefield Park:

  • Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus (about 3 miles; Teaneck, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 3,510)
  • Barnard College (about 5 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 2,307)
  • Columbia University in the City of New York (about 5 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 20,611)
  • CUNY City College (about 5 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 10,009)
  • Teachers College at Columbia University (about 5 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 3,115)
  • Yeshiva University (about 5 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 5,538)
  • CUNY Hostos Community College (about 6 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 3,504)

Public high school in Ridgefield Park:

Public elementary/middle schools in Ridgefield Park:

Private elementary/middle school in Ridgefield Park:

  • ST FRANCIS OF ASSISI ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 272; Location: 110 MT VERNON ST; Grades: PK - 8)
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Library in Ridgefield Park:

  • RIDGEFIELD PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $729,927; Location: 107 CEDAR STREET; 40,720 books; 1,520 audio materials; 2,067 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 91 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Ridgefield Park: West View Station (A), Ridgefield Park Station (B), South Ridgefield Park Station (C), Ridgefield Park Free Public Library (D), Ridgefield Park Rescue Squad (E), Ridgefield Park Volunteer Ambulance Corp (F), Ridgefield Park Fire Department Hose Company 3 (G), Ridgefield Park Fire Department Hose Company 2 (H), Ridgefield Park Fire Department Truck 2 (I), Ridgefield Park Fire Department Truck 1 (J), Ridgefield Park Fire Department Hose Company 1 (K), Ridgefield Park Fire Department Hose Company 4 (L), Ridgefield Park Bureau of Fire Prevention (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Ten Penny Creek (A), Overpeck Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Hampton Inn (100 Winant Avenue), Hampton Inn Ridgefield Park/Meadowlands (100 Route 46 East).

 
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 Pb 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 32.9. This is about average.
City:

32.9
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.389. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.389
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.77. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.77
U.S.:

2.43
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 20.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

20.3
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 16.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

16.2
U.S.:

22.9
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.6
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 19.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

19.8
U.S.:

9.4
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.1072


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 5.0%
(5.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.1% for Black residents, 4.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 3.2% for other race residents, 3.7% for two or more races residents)

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

Percentage of family households:
This village:  67.5%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Ridgefield Park, NJ

6 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Ridgefield Park in 2000:

  • 15 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 15 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 9 people in religious group quarters

Ridgefield Park compared to New Jersey state average:

Ridgefield Park, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.


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Banks with branches in Ridgefield Park (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Ridgefield Park Branch at 245 Main Street, branch established on 2002/04/22. 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
  • Oritani Bank: Ridgefield Park Branch at 233 Main St, branch established on 2004/02/16. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: Ridgefield Park Branch at 264 Main Street, branch established on 1973/03/03. 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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Ridgefield Park, New Jersey:

  • Ridgefield Park Motor Lodge, Rt 46 E, Ridgefield Park, NJ 07660 , Phone: (201) 641-2900
  • Hampton Inn Ridgefield Park, 100 Rt 46 E, Ridgefield Park, NJ 07660 , Phone: (201) 641-2900, Fax: (201) 641-7601
  • Hilton Garden Inn Ridgefield Park, 70 Challenger Rd, Ridgefield Park, NJ 07660 , Phone: (201) 641-2024, Fax: (201) 641-2049
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Ridgefield Park, New Jersey

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Ridgefield Park travel time to work - commute


Ridgefield Park mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (12%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ridgefield Park village (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
Bergen County:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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.
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
Here:

8.07 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

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

8.0%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bergen County:

19.6%
State:

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

17.9%
State:

18.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$8,364$50,1841$669
Other Government Administration 1$7,029$84,3485$8,033
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$3,533
Police Protection - Officers 30$214,830$85,9320$0
Police - Other 6$13,685$27,37026$28,560
Firefighters 0$0 3$1,856
Fire - Other 0$0 1$1,407
Streets and Highways 3$19,566$78,2640$0
Welfare 1$5,267$63,2041$1,546
Health 0$0 1$2,021
Solid Waste Management 15$76,738$61,3900$0
Sewerage 4$23,207$69,6210$0
Parks and Recreation 3$16,765$67,0600$0
Local Libraries 5$17,000$40,8009$5,695
Other and Unallocable 35$212,500$72,85737$8,747
Totals for Government 105$614,951$70,28087$62,067


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 Ridgefield Park:

  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WZRC (1480 AM; 5 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BRODCASTING, INC)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WWRL (1600 AM; 25 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS CORP.-NY)
  • 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.)
  • WWRU (1660 AM; 10 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF NEW YORK LICENSE CORP.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ridgefield Park:

  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • W276AQ (103.1 FM; FORT LEE, NJ; Owner: GERARD A. TURRO)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ridgefield Park:

  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • 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)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


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


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 49
Total length: 498 meters (1,634ft)
Total costs: $11,915,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,861,759
Total average daily truck traffic: 74,049

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1920-1929: 1
  • 1930-1939: 2
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 3
  • 1960-1969: 3
  • 1970-1979: 39
  • 1980-1989: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Ridgefield Park, NJ

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Ridgefield Park)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Municipal Bldg 234 Main St (Lat: 40.857611 Lon: -74.059861), Call Sign: KDP327, Licensee ID: L00078246
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.5400 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/03/1996, Expiration Date: 10/30/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/27/2002
    Registrant: Ridgefield Park, Village Of, 234 Main St, Ridgefield Park, NJ 07660, Phone: (201) 641-6400

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • NJ-NNJ6860A, 24 Industrial Ave (Nj05519i) (Lat: 40.859972 Lon: -74.030944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 40.5 m, Call Sign: WQLV948
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 21875.0 MHz, 22075.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/07/2010, Expiration Date: 05/07/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace
    Registrant: Clearwire Corporation, 1250 Eye Street, Nw, Suite 901, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, Email:
  • RIDGE, 65 Challenger Road (Lat: 40.848417 Lon: -74.012917), Overall height: 39.9 m, Call Sign: WLU471
    Assigned Frequencies: 10616.2 MHz, 10623.7 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/23/1996, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Local Area Telecommunications Inc, 17 Battery Place Suite 1200, New York, NY 10004-1256

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 65 Challenger Road (Lat: 40.848417 Lon: -74.012917), Call Sign: KEC739, Licensee ID: L00022982
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.6400 MHz
    Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 12/21/1998
    Registrant: Mobilemedia Communications, Inc., 2101 Wilson Boulevard Suite 935, Arlington, VA 22201

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ridgefield Park)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Ridgefield Park)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED35$281,42938$211,184175$237,2979$158,4442$887,5001$260,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$367,0004$233,50016$259,8752$248,0001$880,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$272,66712$207,750131$260,69514$45,5710$06$195,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$238,50010$223,50070$274,7864$132,2500$01$250,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$279,7505$190,00020$331,3500$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0461.00 , 0462.00, 0463.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$280,2502$270,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$268,6670$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$191,0001$410,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$206,5005$293,200
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$293,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0461.00 , 0462.00, 0463.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Businesses in Ridgefield Park, NJ
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Dunkin Donuts1
Baskin-Robbins1FedEx3
CVS1UPS3
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