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Bergen County

Population in 2012: 11,011 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.1%
 

Males: 5,296  (48.1%)
Females: 5,715  (51.9%)

Median resident age:  41.8 years
New Jersey median age:  0.0 years

Zip code: 07675

Estimated median household income in 2011: $73,580 (it was $59,868 in 2000)
Westwood:

$73,580
New Jersey:

$67,458
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $40,063

Westwood borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $422,964 (it was $238,700 in 2000)
Westwood:

$422,964
New Jersey:

$324,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $518,190; Detached houses: $525,538; Townhouses or other attached units: $494,656; In 2-unit structures: $552,922; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $248,533

Median gross rent in 2011: $1,403.

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  • White alone - 8,245 (75.6%)
  • Hispanic - 1,263 (11.6%)
  • Asian alone - 802 (7.4%)
  • Black alone - 466 (4.3%)
  • Two or more races - 122 (1.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (0.05%)
  • Other race alone - 5 (0.05%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Westwood: 125.8 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Italian (21.4%), Irish (19.4%), German (13.6%), English (3.9%), Polish (3.1%), Dutch (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1894

Elevation: 75 feet

Land area: 2.32 square miles.

Population density: 4750 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Westwood:

  • High school or higher: 94.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Westwood borough:

  • Never married: 27.8%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

1,772 residents are foreign born (6.0% Europe, 5.2% Asia, 4.3% Latin America).

This borough:  16.3%
New Jersey:  20.2%



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Westwood, New Jersey as of April 16, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Westwood to the number of sex offenders is 10,701 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $8,743 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $7,941 (2.0%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Paterson, NJ (8.6 miles , pop. 149,222).

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

Nearest cities: Emerson borough, NJ (1.0 miles ), Hillsdale borough, NJ (1.2 miles ), Washington Township, NJ (1.2 miles ), River Vale, NJ (1.5 miles ), Oradell borough, NJ (1.6 miles ), Harrington Park borough, NJ (1.6 miles ), Woodcliff Lake borough, NJ (1.7 miles ), Old Tappan borough, NJ (1.7 miles ).

Latitude: 40.99 N, Longitude: 74.03 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -792 (-7.3%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 987 (18.1%)

Area code: 201

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Crime rates in Westwood by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0030224000000
per 100,000 0.00.026.70.018.018.136.40.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 1045021212001
per 100,000 8.50.035.645.10.018.19.118.49.318.80.00.09.1
Assaults 81212158529886134
per 100,000 68.2108.2106.9135.472.245.118.282.774.775.055.9118.836.3
Burglaries 23261814122217181414121010
per 100,000 196.1234.4160.3126.4108.2198.6154.5165.3130.8131.3111.791.490.6
Thefts 1301451057710192118848345495253
per 100,000 1108.61307.4935.1695.1911.0830.71072.5771.6775.2421.9456.3475.1480.4
Auto thefts 45447376121215
per 100,000 34.145.135.636.163.127.163.655.19.318.8111.79.145.3
Arson 1010310020000
per 100,000 8.50.08.90.027.19.00.00.018.70.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 79.496.8108.182.680.380.697.171.060.449.747.651.440.3

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 28 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
New Jersey average:

3.38

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Westwood, 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: +160 (+1.5%).

Most common industries in 2007-2011 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Art and design workers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Westwood-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 6% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.8 miles away from the Westwood borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 tornado 32.9 miles away from the borough center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Westwood-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 62.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 24.3 miles away from Westwood 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 46.2 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 99.2 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).
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Birthplace of: James Gandolfini - (born 1961), actor, Kevin Sampson - 2005 NFL player (Kansas City Chiefs, born: Jun 19, 1981), Rob Delaney - Major League Baseball pitcher, Robert Sean Leonard - Actor, Katie Sagona - Film actor.


Hospitals/medical centers near Westwood:

  • NYACK HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, about 9 miles away; NYACK, NY)
  • ST JOHN'S RIVERSIDE HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 10 miles away; YONKERS, NY)
  • ST JOSEPH'S MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, about 10 miles away; YONKERS, NY)

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Amtrak stations near Westwood:

  • 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.
  • 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 Westwood:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Westwood:

  • Bergen Community College (about 5 miles; Paramus, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 9,303)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus (about 7 miles; Teaneck, NJ; FT enrollment: 3,510)
  • Mercy College (about 9 miles; Dobbs Ferry, NY; FT enrollment: 5,386)
  • Passaic County Community College (about 9 miles; Paterson, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,885)
  • William Paterson University of New Jersey (about 10 miles; Wayne, NJ; FT enrollment: 8,076)
  • Manhattan College (about 10 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 3,094)
  • Ramapo College of New Jersey (about 11 miles; Mahwah, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,230)

Public elementary/middle schools in Westwood:

Private elementary/middle schools in Westwood:

  • ZION LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 161; Location: 64 1ST AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • DR DAVID GOLDBERG CCC (Students: 55; Location: 410 CENTER AVE; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Westwood, School District: WESTWOOD REGIONAL

Library in Westwood:

  • WESTWOOD FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $760,464; Location: 49 PARK AVENUE; 58,497 books; 3,530 audio materials; 2,636 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 300 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Westwood: Westwood Station (A), Westwood Volunteer Ambulance Corps (B), Westwood Volunteer Fire Department (C), Westwood Free Public Library (D), Westwood Boro Hall (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Westwood include: Grace Episcopal Church (A), Top Stone Presbyterian Church (B), Westwood United Methodist Church (C), Grace Korean Methodist Church (D), Zion Lutheran Church (E), Saint Andrew's Roman Catholic Church (F), Saint John African Methodist Episcopal Church (G), Mount Zion Baptist Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Westwood Cemetery (1), Old Hook Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Bogert Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Hotel: Elite Corporate Housing (490 Schooleys Mountain R).

 
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 NO2 Ozone  PM2.5 Pb 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 33.4. This is about average.
City:

33.4
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.420. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.420
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.60. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

3.60
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 20.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

20.9
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 21.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

21.5
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 17.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

17.5
U.S.:

22.9
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.6
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.1072

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

SHADY ACRES MOBILE HOME PARK (Serves CT, Population served: 117, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between AUG-10-2004 and NOV-15-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2004), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2004 and NOV-15-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2004), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and DEC-31-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-1996 and FEB-20-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-25-1996), St Public Notif requested (NOV-25-1996), St BCA signed (MAR-07-1997), St Public Notif received (MAR-07-1997), Referred for Higher St Level Review (OCT-17-1997), St Compliance achieved (FEB-20-1998)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-01-1996 and FEB-20-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 3.7%
(2.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.1% for Black residents, 17.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This borough:  2.4 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  64.4%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  4.1%
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: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Westwood, NJ

People in group quarters in Westwood in 2010:

  • 49 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Westwood in 2000:

  • 113 people in nursing homes
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Westwood compared to New Jersey state average:

Westwood, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with branches in Westwood (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 700-88 Broadway Branch at 700-88 Broadway, branch established on 1906/01/01; Westwood Branch at 499 Broadway, branch established on 2005/06/28. 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: Westwood Branch at 1 Westwood Avenue, branch established on 1937/09/30; Westwood Drive-Up Branch at 1 Westwood Avenue, branch established on 2011/05/31. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Westwood Branch at 336 Old Hook Road, branch established on 1997/03/15. 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
  • Atlantic Stewardship Bank: Westwood Branch at 85 Jefferson Avenue, branch established on 2007/09/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $708.2 mil, Deposits: $594.1 mil, headquarters in Midland Park, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Stewardship Financial Corporation
  • Capital One, National Association: Westwood Branch at 553 Broadway, branch established on 2007/09/24. 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
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Westwood Branch at 36 Bergen Street, branch established on 1907/07/05. 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
  • Haven Savings Bank: Westwood Branch at 301 Center Avenue, branch established on 1927/01/01. Info updated 2006/10/20: Bank assets: $702.7 mil, Deposits: $537.1 mil, headquarters in Hoboken, NJ, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Haven Bancorp, Mhc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2011

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Westwood travel time to work - commute


Westwood mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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Religion statistics for Westwood (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 2$10,233$61,3983$3,835
Other Government Administration 4$23,331$69,9938$2,615
Judicial and Legal 2$6,505$39,0303$3,077
Police Protection - Officers 26$238,421$110,0400$0
Police - Other 6$16,218$32,4363$2,601
Fire - Other 1$4,499$53,9881$350
Streets and Highways 10$43,762$52,5140$0
Welfare 0$0 1$2,072
Health 3$11,564$46,2561$1,683
Parks and Recreation 2$8,032$48,1925$2,334
Local Libraries 6$21,427$42,85416$10,076
Totals for Government 62$383,992$74,32141$28,643

Westwood government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,235,000 ($202.98)
    General - Other: $1,099,000 ($99.81)
    Regular Highways: $750,000 ($68.11)
    Sewerage: $585,000 ($53.13)
    Libraries: $498,000 ($45.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $485,000 ($44.05)
    Central Staff Services: $346,000 ($31.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $308,000 ($27.97)
    Financial Administration: $219,000 ($19.89)
    Parks & Recreation: $210,000 ($19.07)
    Fire Protection: $175,000 ($15.89)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $171,000 ($15.53)
    Health Services - Other: $141,000 ($12.81)
    General Public Buildings: $139,000 ($12.62)
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $18,000 ($1.63)
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $1,000 ($0.09)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $635,000 ($57.67)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $2,449,000 ($222.41)
    Fire Protection: $155,000 ($14.08)
    Sewerage: $75,000 ($6.81)
    Police Protection: $56,000 ($5.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,780,000 ($343.29)

Westwood government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $83,000 ($7.54)
    Parking Facilities: $45,000 ($4.09)
    All Other: $28,000 ($2.54)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $268,000 ($24.34)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $6,000 ($0.54)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $329,000 ($29.88)
    Special Assessments: $256,000 ($23.25)
    Interest Earnings: $208,000 ($18.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,368,000 ($124.24)
  • Tax - Property: $7,792,000 ($707.66)
    NEC: $160,000 ($14.53)

Westwood government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $18,537,000 ($1683.50)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $920,000 ($83.55)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $18,058,000 ($1640.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $417,000 ($37.87)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $982,000 ($89.18)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $4,474,000 ($406.32)
    Beginning: $4,345,000 ($394.61)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,155,000 ($195.71)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,930,000 ($356.92)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $254,000 ($23.07)

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 Westwood:

  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WFAN (660 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)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WWRV (1330 AM; 10 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: RADIO VISION CRISTIANA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDJ (970 AM; 5 kW; HACKENSACK, NJ; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)

Strongest FM radio stations in Westwood:

  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WFDU (89.1 FM; TEANECK, NJ; Owner: FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON UNIVERSITY)
  • 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.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Westwood:

  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


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


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total costs: $2,434,000
Total average daily traffic: 53,767
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,111
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 64,519


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Old Hook Rd (Lat: 41.000111 Lon: -74.032917), Call Sign: KNJC279, Licensee ID: L00071893
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.450 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/28/2004, Expiration Date: 10/18/2014
    Registrant: Pasack Valley Hospital, 250 Old Hook Rd, Westwood, NJ 07675, Phone: (201) 358-3000
  • 276 Old Hook Rd (Lat: 41.000111 Lon: -74.032917), Call Sign: KVJ853, Licensee ID: L00071893
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.385 MHz, 155.340 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/12/1996, Expiration Date: 07/17/2001, Cancellation Date: 09/16/2001
    Registrant: Pascack Valley Hospital, 276 Old Hook Rd, Westwood, NJ 07675, Phone: (201) 358-3000
  • 390 Old Hook Rd (Lat: 41.001500 Lon: -74.032917), Structure height: 8 m, Call Sign: WNZS724
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.6400 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/11/2012, Expiration Date: 06/19/2022
    Registrant: Westwood Dermatology, 390 Old Hook Rd, Westwood, NJ 07675, Phone: (201) 666-9550, Fax: (201) 666-1251
  • 521 Cypress St (Lat: 40.999556 Lon: -74.062917), Call Sign: KGP534, Licensee ID: L00047525
    Assigned Frequencies: 31.8400 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/17/2001, Expiration Date: 12/31/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/03/2012
    Registrant: Bar Construction Inc, Westwood, NJ 07675, Phone: (201) 664-4439
  • 250 Old Hook Road (Lat: 41.000972 Lon: -74.049583), Type: Building, Structure height: 21 m, Call Sign: WPVV757, Licensee ID: L00071893
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/16/2002, Expiration Date: 09/16/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/17/2012, Certifier: Andrew M Proverbs
    Registrant: Pascack Valley Hospital, 250 Old Hook Road, Westwood, NJ 07675, Phone: (201) 358-3238, Fax: (201) 358-3557, Email:
  • 701 Ridgewood Road (Lat: 40.979583 Lon: -74.061722), Call Sign: WPXE266
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.062 MHz, 468.462 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 468.437 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/14/2003, Expiration Date: 03/14/2013, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2013, Certifier: Patrick Bower
    Registrant: Wireless Management Corp, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410, Phone: (201) 233-6605, Fax: (201) 796-5805, Email:
  • Lat: 40.985222 Lon: -74.015250, Call Sign: WQQM292
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.2200 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/24/2013, Expiration Date: 01/24/2023, Certifier: Chad Melton
    Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • 50 Tice Boulevard, 50 Tice Boulevard (Lat: 41.042500 Lon: -74.073889), Type: Building, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQIS688
    Assigned Frequencies: 11485.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/05/2008, Expiration Date: 05/05/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/05/2009, Certifier: William Chastain
    Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Westwood)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER 112 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1011J , Serial Number: 11, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 08/23/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Robert L James, 65 Hillside Ave, Westwood, NJ 07675
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1815A , Serial Number: 22-521, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Viano Kenneth J La, 175 Westwood Ave, Westwood, NJ 07675
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1889B , Serial Number: 6316, Year manufactured: 1948
    Registrant (Individual): James B Scanlon, 682 Woodside Ave Riverdale Box 35, Westwood, NJ 07675
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3177R , Serial Number: 28R-31125, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 07/18/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth J Laviano, 175 Westwood Ave, Westwood, NJ 07675
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172S (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 491WS , Serial Number: 172S8305, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 11/17/1999
    Registrant (Corporation): Warplanes Ltd, 93 Westwood Blvd, Westwood, NJ 07675
  • Aircraft: EIPPER AIRCRAFT QUICKSILVER MXLII (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 61197 , Serial Number: 115, Year manufactured: 1985, Airworthiness Date: 01/24/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Kevin Kiely, 1 5th Ave Apt 4, Westwood, NJ 07675



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 ORIGINATED31$380,22648$306,354272$295,44517$159,8248$372,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$06$361,83320$298,2502$110,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$206,6673$431,667101$285,8918$98,1254$205,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$273,3337$281,71458$308,5343$145,3330$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$471,0002$250,00014$334,9293$66,6673$262,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0591.00 , 0592.00

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 ORIGINATED4$327,2508$372,250
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$393,5001$413,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$410,0002$350,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$362,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$400,0001$378,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0591.00 , 0592.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 44
  • Hazardous Condition: 55
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Westwood


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Westwood, NJ
Businesses in Westwood, NJ
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Kmart1
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
CVS1Nike2
Chico's1Payless1
Cold Stone Creamery1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
DressBarn1Starbucks1
FedEx2T.J.Maxx1
GNC1Trader Joe's1
Gap1True Value1
Harmon Face Values1U-Haul1
JoS. A. Bank1UPS5
Browse common businesses in Westwood, NJ

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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Aditya A. Kalyanpur (14)
  • Robert Gardner (9)
  • Anthony Nigro (4)
  • Aditya Kalyanpur (3)
  • Scott Harrington (3)
  • William A. Easterbrook, Iii (2)
  • Robert Dubner (2)
  • Kristina M. Kutterer (2)
  • Darrell Yamashiro (1)
  • Michael J. Spellman (1)

Total of 65 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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