River Vale, New Jersey

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Population in July 2007: 9,452.
Males: 4,561  (48.3%)
Females: 4,891  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  40.3 years
New Jersey median age:  36.7 years

Zip codes: 07675.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $129,806 (it was $95,129 in 2000)
River Vale:

$129,806
NJ:

$72,222

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $55,259 (it was $40,709 in 2000)

River Vale CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $640,869 (it was $342,100 in 2000)
River Vale:

$640,869
NJ:

$322,600

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $536,990; Detached houses: $584,731; Townhouses or other attached units: $485,332; In 2-unit structures: $405,058; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $410,313; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $286,447; Mobile homes: $146,314
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  • Races in River Vale, NJ (2000)

    River Vale races chart
    • 8,47089.6%White alone
    • 5565.9%Asian alone
    • 3043.2%Hispanic
    • 580.6%Two or more races
    • 500.5%Black alone
    • 90.10%Other race alone
    • 20.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in River Vale: 139.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (27.6%), Irish (18.7%), German (17.3%), Polish (6.1%), United States (6.1%), Russian (5.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 56 feet

Land area: 4.08 square miles.

Population density: 2,318 people per square mile   (low).

River Vale,NJ real estate house value index trend

River Vale, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in River Vale:

  • High school or higher: 94.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 48.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in River Vale CDP:

  • Never married: 18.2%
  • Now married: 70.3%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 4.9%

1,088 residents are foreign born (5.5% Europe, 3.2% Asia, 2.2% Latin America).

This place:

11.5%
New Jersey:

17.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

River Vale CDP:  1.9% ($6,606)
New Jersey:  2.4% ($4,047)
River Vale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarkstown, NY (7.8 miles , pop. 82,082).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (13.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Old Tappan borough, NJ (1.2 miles ), Hillsdale borough, NJ (1.3 miles ), Park Ridge borough, NJ (1.4 miles ), Westwood borough, NJ (1.5 miles ), Harrington Park borough, NJ (1.6 miles ), Woodcliff Lake borough, NJ (1.6 miles ), Montvale borough, NJ (1.7 miles ), Emerson borough, NJ (1.7 miles ).

Latitude: 41.02 N, Longitude: 74.01 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,948 (-31.2%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 421 (9.7%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 201


Crime rates in River Vale by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Murders 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 101400000000400
per 100,000 10.50.010.240.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.040.50.00.0
Robberies 000101010000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.010.20.010.20.010.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 544733423030510
per 100,000 52.541.540.971.530.530.741.220.731.10.031.00.050.610.00.0
Burglaries 510635121215546222
per 100,000 52.5103.761.430.650.810.220.6124.4155.751.441.361.420.220.019.8
Theft 202143245437483317101419151521
per 100,000 209.9217.7439.8245.0549.2378.6494.4342.0176.5102.8144.5194.5151.7150.1208.1
Auto thefts 200001003002002
per 100,000 21.00.00.00.00.010.20.00.031.10.00.020.50.00.019.8
Arson 001000100000000
per 100,000 0.00.010.20.00.00.010.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.7) 35.726.541.862.031.625.929.529.626.77.714.913.750.09.411.3

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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 River Vale detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (3%)
  • Health care (22%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (4%)
  • Personal and laundry services (3%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Top executives (10%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)

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

Average climate in River Vale, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

River Vale-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 36% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.6 miles away from the River Vale place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 tornado 32.4 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

River Vale-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 203.9 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 116.4 miles away from River Vale 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 240.6 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 211.5 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 115.1 miles away from River Vale 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 235.8 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 (26) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 10

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

Hospitals and medical centers near River Vale:

  • CARE ONE AT INGLESIDE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; OLD TAPPAN, NJ)
  • JEWISH HOME REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; RIVERVALE, NJ)
  • QUEENS DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; JAMAICA, NY)
  • DELLRIDGE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PARAMUS, NJ)
  • PLAZA REGENCY AT PARK RIDGE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PARK RIDGE, NJ)
  • PASCACK VALLEY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; WESTWOOD, NJ)
  • CARE ONE AT VALLEY (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WESTWOOD, NJ)

Amtrak stations near River Vale:

  • 8 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.
  • 14 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 River Vale:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to River Vale:

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

Public elementary/middle schools in River Vale:

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Library in River Vale:

  • RIVER VALE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $788,328; Location: 412 RIVERVALE ROAD; 54,769 books; 4,887 audio materials; 3,261 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 124 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in River Vale: Greenwood Country Club (A), Rivervale Country Club (B), River Vale Volunteer Ambulance Corps (C), River Vale Fire Department North Firehouse (D), River Vale Township Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoir: Pine Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Park in River Vale: Pascack Brook County Park (1). 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 0.360. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.360
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 18.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.9
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.68. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.68
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 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 10.6 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 7.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0138
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  81.7%
Whole state:  70.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  1.9%
Whole state:  4.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

2.8%
Whole state:

8.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

1.5%
Whole state:

4.2%

People in group quarters in River Vale in 2000:

  • 47 people in nursing homes
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in other workers' dormitories

Banks with branches in River Vale (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: River Vale Branch at 645 Westwood Avenue, branch established on 1961/12/11. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Hudson City Savings Bank: River Vale Branch at 632 Westwood Avenue, branch established on 1979/10/01. 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
  • Kearny Federal Savings Bank: River Vale Branch at 653 Westwood Avenue, 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
  • Valley National Bank: River Vale Branch at 670 Westwood Avenue, branch established on 2006/01/03. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
New Jersey average:

13.1

River Vale travel time to work - commute River Vale mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for River Vale CDP (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:
River Vale:

55.0%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

53.7%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
River Vale:

28.2
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.6%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
River Vale:

9.2%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
River Vale:

35.5%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

60.1%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
River Vale:

79.6%
State:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of River Vale, NJ Residents

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 River Vale:

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WVNJ (1160 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVERSAL B/CASTING OF NEW YORK,INC.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in River Vale:

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

  • 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.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY 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)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • 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)
River Vale fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of River Vale fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 5,260Total average daily traffic
  • 157Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,420Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Rt 99 1 Mi N (Lat: 41.039528 Lon: -74.000694), Call Sign: WNDS513
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHzGrant Date: 10/01/2005, Expiration Date: 10/24/2015, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2007Registrant: Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, 27725 Stansbury Boulevard, Suite 200, Farmington Hills, MI 48334, Phone: (248) 994-4020, Fax: (248) 994-4120, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in River Vale)
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 ORIGINATED14$443,21466$417,106329$345,25514$235,0001$373,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$08$327,87516$390,8131$110,0002$274,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$04$289,75082$397,8295$164,2003$298,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$340,0004$291,25056$380,7321$144,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$020$353,1501$15,0001$325,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0490.01 , 0490.02

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 ORIGINATED5$451,4001$360,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$330,0002$337,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$290,3333$460,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0490.01 , 0490.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 19
  • Hazardous Condition: 16

Incident types - River Vale

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for River Vale, NJ

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (89%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Electricity (5%)

Businesses in River Vale, NJ

  • Baskin-Robbins: 1
  • Dunkin Donuts: 1

River Vale compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

River Vale on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Top executives (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Apparel, fabrics, and notions merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Vending machine operators (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Secretaries and administrative assistants (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Health and personal care, except drug, stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Gasoline stations (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #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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