Bernardsville, New Jersey

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Population in 2017: 7,815 (75% urban, 25% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.4%
 
Males: 4,325  (55.3%)
Females: 3,490  (44.7%)
Median resident age:

39.7 years
New Jersey median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 07924, 07931.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $151,847 (it was $104,162 in 2000)
Bernardsville:

$151,847
NJ:

$80,088

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $97,109 (it was $69,854 in 2000)

Bernardsville borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $759,050 (it was $397,300 in 2000)
Bernardsville:

$759,050
NJ:

$334,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $503,136; detached houses: $562,796; townhouses or other attached units: $339,259; in 2-unit structures: $253,368; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $247,493; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $253,010; mobile homes: $67,155

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,876.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bernardsville: 124.3 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 1.7%
(2.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.7% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Bernardsville, NJ (2010)
    • 6,40283.1%White alone
    • 90311.7%Hispanic
    • 2483.2%Asian alone
    • 851.1%Two or more races
    • 580.8%Black alone
    • 50.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 40.05%Other race alone
    • 20.03%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Bernardsville, New Jersey as of February 18, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bernardsville is 7,824 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Bernardsville by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(13.1)
1
(13.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(25.7)
2
(25.6)
1
(12.7)
1
(12.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(25.8)
1
(12.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(25.6)
1
(12.7)
1
(12.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
15
(197.0)
7
(91.9)
6
(78.4)
5
(64.4)
4
(51.3)
13
(165.1)
2
(25.9)
9
(115.7)
13
(167.4)
6
(77.2)
4
(51.5)
7
(89.7)
5
(63.5)
2
(25.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
57
(748.6)
58
(761.4)
48
(627.1)
40
(515.0)
24
(307.7)
25
(317.6)
37
(478.5)
19
(244.2)
29
(373.5)
50
(643.0)
39
(502.4)
48
(615.2)
36
(457.1)
36
(465.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(13.1)
1
(13.1)
1
(13.1)
1
(12.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.9)
1
(12.9)
2
(25.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(76.9)
5
(63.5)
1
(12.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)47.451.131.631.321.026.850.418.933.933.723.742.230.324.0

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City-data.com crime index in Bernardsville, NJ

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 26 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.58
New Jersey average:

3.55
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Ancestries: Italian (15.1%), American (13.7%), Irish (10.0%), German (6.3%), Russian (4.5%), Polish (4.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1924

Elevation: 400 feet

Land area: 12.9 square miles.

Population density: 604 people per square mile   (low).

Bernardsville, New Jersey map

1,478 residents are foreign born (12.1% Latin America, 2.9% Asia, 2.4% Europe).

This borough:

18.8%
New Jersey:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $10,614 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $10,445 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NJ (16.2 miles , pop. 54,405).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (20.6 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (31.9 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities:

Far Hills borough, NJ (1.9 miles ),
Mendham borough, NJ (2.0 miles ),
Peapack and Gladstone borough, NJ (2.1 miles ),
Morristown, NJ (2.8 miles ),
Chester borough, NJ (2.8 miles ),
Martinsville, NJ (2.9 miles ),
Berkeley Heights, NJ (2.9 miles ),
Green Knoll, NJ (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 40.72 N, Longitude: 74.58 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -153 (-1.9%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 816 (20.7%)

Area codes: 908, 973

Distribution of median household income in Bernardsville, NJ in 2017
Distribution of house value in Bernardsville, NJ in 2017
Bernardsville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
New Jersey:

4.1%
Historical population in Bernardsville, NJ
Historical housing units in Bernardsville, NJ

Population change in the 1990s: +714 (+10.8%).
Most common industries in Bernardsville, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (15.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (18.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.8%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.7%)
  • Chemicals (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.3%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Social assistance (5.6%)
  • Health care (5.6%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Bernardsville, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Top executives (5.2%)
  • Lawyers (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Computer specialists (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (8.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.9%)
  • Top executives (7.8%)
  • Lawyers (6.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Computer specialists (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.1%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.2%)

Average climate in Bernardsville, New Jersey

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Bernardsville, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 92.2. This is worse than average.

City:

92.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.355. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.355
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.23. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.23
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.171. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.171
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.30. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.30
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Bernardsville-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 25% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.9 miles away from the Bernardsville borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 11.7 miles away from the borough center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bernardsville-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% 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 224.0 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 81.3 miles away from Bernardsville 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 264.3 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 79.9 miles away from the city center
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 28.8 miles away from Bernardsville center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 307.8 miles away from Bernardsville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Somerset County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 9

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

Main business address for: SOMERSET HILLS BANCORP (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Bernardsville:

  • V N A SOMERSET HILLS HOSPICE (12 OLCOTT AVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Bernardsville:

  • HOLLY MANOR CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MENDHAM, NJ)
  • FELLOWSHIP VILLAGE - LTC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BASKING RIDGE, NJ)
  • VISITING NURSE ASSOC OF NORTHERN NEW JERSEY (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; MORRISTOWN, NJ)
  • FMC EAST MORRIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; MORRISTOWN, NJ)
  • MORRISTOWN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; MORRISTOWN, NJ)
  • MORRISTOWN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; MORRISTOWN, NJ)
  • MORRIS HILLS CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MORRISTOWN, NJ)

Amtrak stations near Bernardsville:

  • 17 miles: METROPARK (ISELIN, 100 MIDDLESEX-ESSEX TPK.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: NEW BRUNSWICK (FRENCH & ALBANY STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bernardsville:

  • Drew University (about 9 miles; Madison, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 2,272)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (about 9 miles; Madison, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,690)
  • County College of Morris (about 10 miles; Randolph, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,427)
  • Raritan Valley Community College (about 10 miles; Branchburg, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,735)
  • Union County College (about 14 miles; Cranford, NJ; FT enrollment: 9,148)
  • Centenary College (about 17 miles; Hackettstown, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,271)
  • Rutgers University-New Brunswick (about 17 miles; New Brunswick, NJ; FT enrollment: 39,388)

Public high school in Bernardsville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Bernardsville:

  • BERNARDSVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 553, Location: 141 SENEY DRIVE, Grades: 5-8)
  • MARION T. BEDWELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 141 SENEY DRIVE, Grades: PK-4)

Private elementary/middle school in Bernardsville:

  • SCHOOL OF SAINT ELIZABETH (Students: 179, Location: 30 SENEY DR, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Bernardsville

Library in Bernardsville:

  • BERNARDSVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,029,265; Location: 1 ANDERSON HILL ROAD; 84,432 books; 10,004 audio materials; 4,497 video materials; 18 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 196 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Bernardsville: Somerset Hills Golf Course (A), Bernardsville Fire Company 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Bernardsville: SOMERSET HILLS BANCORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Bernardsville include: Bernardsville United Methodist Church (A), Gatekeepers Ministries (B), Saint Bernard's Episcopal Church (C), Church of Saint John of the Mountain (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Bernards Cemetery (1), Bernardsville Methodist Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Bernardsville: Olcott Square (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: CWJ Classic Automobile Museum Inc (18 Claremont Road), Sehrman-Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary (Nature Centers; Hardscrabble Road), Audubon Society NJ (Nature Centers; 9 Hardscrabble Road), U S Government - Interior Department- National Park Service- Morristown National Historical (Recreation Areas; 61 Jockey Hollow Road).

Hotel: Bernards Inn (27 Mine Brook Road).

Somerset County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This borough:

2.9 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

77.7%
Whole state:

69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

2.9%
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
6 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
6 people in religious group quarters in 2000
4 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000

Banks with branches in Bernardsville (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Bernardsville Drive-In Branch at 97 Mine Brook Road, branch established on 1975/02/28; Bernardsville Branch at 47 Mine Brook Road, branch established on 1949/07/18. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Roselle Savings Bank: 14 Morristown Rd Branch at 14 Morristown Rd, branch established on 1920/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $419.2 mil, Deposits: $329.9 mil, headquarters in Roselle, NJ, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Bernardsville Branch at 71 Morristown Road, branch established on 1973/10/01. 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
  • Somerset Hills Bank: at 155 Morristown Road, branch established on 1998/12/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $363.7 mil, Deposits: $316.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Somerset Hills Bancorp
  • Peapack-Gladstone Bank: Bernardsville Branch at 155 Morristown Road, branch established on 1980/10/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,599.7 mil, Deposits: $1,445.3 mil, headquarters in Gladstone, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices, Holding Company: Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation
  • Millington Savings Bank: 122 Morristown Road at 122 Morristown Road, branch established on 2008/08/25. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $350.7 mil, Deposits: $292.0 mil, headquarters in Millington, NJ, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Bernardsville:

Marital status in Bernardsville, NJ
  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 68.2%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 4.8%

For population 25 years and over in Bernardsville:

  • High school or higher: 98.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 70.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 35.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
New Jersey average:

12.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Bernardsville
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bernardsville, NJ (based on Somerset County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic98,95129
Mainline Protestant27,47268
Other15,07833
Evangelical Protestant13,15853
Orthodox1,2006
Black Protestant1,0767
None166,509-
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: 69
Here:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 53
Somerset County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Somerset County:

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 256
Somerset County:

7.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Somerset County:

6.7%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Somerset County:

20.4%
New Jersey:

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

24.0%
New Jersey:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bernardsville:

49.8%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bernardsville:

46.5%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Bernardsville:

28.6
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bernardsville:

22.1%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bernardsville:

10.3%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bernardsville:

35.4%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Bernardsville:

55.6%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.3%
State:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bernardsville, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 19$160,156$101,1510$0
Streets and Highways 10$63,194$75,8332$4,782
Sewerage 5$30,436$73,0460$0
Other Government Administration 4$27,086$81,2580$0
Police - Other 4$17,216$51,6480$0
Financial Administration 3$21,834$87,3367$14,579
Parks and Recreation 3$10,769$43,0760$0
Other and Unallocable 3$12,372$49,48821$25,924
Judicial and Legal 1$5,015$60,1803$2,754
Welfare 0$0 1$1,672
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 52$348,078$80,32634$49,711

Bernardsville government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $2,547,000 ($325.91)
    Sewerage: $427,000 ($54.64)
    Regular Highways: $58,000 ($7.42)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,043,000 ($389.38)
    Police Protection: $2,357,000 ($301.60)
    Regular Highways: $1,398,000 ($178.89)
    Sewerage: $935,000 ($119.64)
    Libraries: $897,000 ($114.78)
    Parks and Recreation: $708,000 ($90.60)
    Central Staff Services: $687,000 ($87.91)
    Financial Administration: $363,000 ($46.45)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $247,000 ($31.61)
    General Public Buildings: $220,000 ($28.15)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $215,000 ($27.51)
    Local Fire Protection: $205,000 ($26.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $157,000 ($20.09)
    Health - Other: $136,000 ($17.40)
    Natural Resources - Other: $21,000 ($2.69)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $243,000 ($31.09)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $176,000 ($22.52)
    Police Protection: $42,000 ($5.37)
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000 ($2.43)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,502,000 ($704.03)

Bernardsville government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,237,000 ($158.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $543,000 ($69.48)
    Parking Facilities: $52,000 ($6.65)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.13)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $12,000 ($1.54)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $118,000 ($15.10)
    Fines and Forfeits: $98,000 ($12.54)
    General Revenue - Other: $88,000 ($11.26)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($1.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $662,000 ($84.71)
    Other: $76,000 ($9.72)
  • Tax - Property: $11,674,000 ($1493.79)
    Other License: $447,000 ($57.20)
    Public Utilities Sales: $113,000 ($14.46)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $31,000 ($3.97)
    Other Selective Sales: $28,000 ($3.58)

Bernardsville government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,091,000 ($2186.95)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,271,000 ($2082.02)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,994,000 ($383.11)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,174,000 ($278.18)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $8,473,000 ($1084.20)

Bernardsville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,366,000 ($1070.51)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,147,000 ($530.65)

6.88% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($99,878 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.88%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,109 average AGI)
Somerset County:

0.05%
New Jersey average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Middlesex County, NJ  1.86% ($84,038 average AGI)
from Union County, NJ  0.79% ($77,768)
from Morris County, NJ  0.44% ($154,513)


7.61% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($110,999 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.61%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,010 average AGI)
Somerset County:

0.10%
New Jersey average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Middlesex County, NJ  1.35% ($54,961 average AGI)
to Union County, NJ  0.59% ($62,161)
to Hunterdon County, NJ  0.46% ($101,740)
Businesses in Bernardsville, NJ
NameCountNameCount
Audi1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Burger King1New Balance1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid1
FedEx3SAS Shoes1
GNC1Starbucks1
GameStop1UPS4
Jones New York1Volkswagen1

Strongest AM radio stations in Bernardsville:

  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, 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.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WMTR (1250 AM; 7 kW; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • 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.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bernardsville:

  • WAWZ (99.1 FM; ZAREPHATH, NJ; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WDHA-FM (105.5 FM; DOVER, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bernardsville:

  • W54CZ (Channel 54; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNJB (Channel 58; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WLBX-LP (Channel 22; CRANFORD, NJ; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W36AS (Channel 36; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
Bernardsville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Bernardsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 48Number of bridges
  • 282ft / 86.3mTotal length
  • $18,646,000Total costs
  • 914,329Total average daily traffic
  • 71,567Total average daily truck traffic
  • 496,736Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bernardsville, NJ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21900-1909
  • 31920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 311960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 42000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bernardsville, NJ

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Liberty Ave (Lat: 40.706778 Lon: -74.577389), Type: Pole, Structure height: 31.7 m, Overall height: 35.7 m, Call Sign: KNKA206
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 09/03/2014, Expiration Date: 10/01/2024Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Rodney D Kaufman, Near Int Of Mountain Top & Post Runhardt Rds (Lat: 40.730111 Lon: -74.603750), Type: 22.0, Overall height: 18.3 m, Registrant: Jersey Central Power & Light, Rkaufman@gpu.Com, , Readi-ng, Phone: (610) 375-5734
  • Steven F Lux, Near Int Of Mountain Top & Post Runhardt Rds (Lat: 40.730111 Lon: -74.603750), Type: 22.0, Overall height: 18.3 m, Registrant: Jersey Central Power & Light, Akron, Phone: (330) 384-5498
  • Steven F Lux, Near Int Of Mountain Top & Post Runhardt Rds (Lat: 40.730111 Lon: -74.603750), Type: 22.0, Overall height: 18.3 m, Registrant: Jersey Central Power & Light, Akron, Phone: (330) 384-5498
  • Rodney D Kaufman, Near Int Of Mountain Top & Post Runhardt Rds (Lat: 40.730111 Lon: -74.603750), Type: 22.0, Overall height: 18.3 m, Registrant: Felhc, Fcc_license_admin@firstenergycorp.Com, , 44308 Akron, Phone: (330) 436-2226

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Bernardsville, NJ)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bernardsville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T182T (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TIO-540-AK1A (235 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1455R , Serial Number: T18208779, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 10/09/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 08/28/2012
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Eric N Fein, 145 Jockey Hollow Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924, Other Owners: Tamera Sue Fein
  • Aircraft: HITCHEN ROBIN J RV 9A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-320-D1A (160 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 321RC , Serial Number: 90217, Year manufactured: 2013, Airworthiness Date: 11/23/2013, Certificate Issue Date: 01/18/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Robin J Hitchen, 120 Dryden Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924
  • Aircraft: EXTRA FLUGZEUGPRODUKTIONS-UND EA 300/LC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING AEIO-580-B1A (315 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 330XX , Serial Number: LC050, Year manufactured: 2015, Airworthiness Date: 02/24/2016, Certificate Issue Date: 04/17/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Eric Fein, 145 Jockey Hollow Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924, Other Owners: Tamera Fein
  • Aircraft: RAYTHEON AIRCRAFT COMPANY B200 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SER (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 333QT , Serial Number: BB-1702, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 01/19/2000, Certificate Issue Date: 09/28/2011
    Registrant (LLC): Q Flight LLC, 11 Chapin Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924
  • Aircraft: SIAI-MARCHETTI SF260 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 71PA , Serial Number: 103, Airworthiness Date: 08/19/1997, Certificate Issue Date: 08/07/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Edward P Gregory, 130 Chapin Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 ORIGINATED8$307,75061$532,689274$413,1829$326,1111$750,0003$326,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$284,0009$566,11117$539,5881$7,0001$1,064,0002$346,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$016$547,12569$591,5073$282,3330$06$144,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$77,00011$624,36444$416,4094$233,7500$01$385,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$235,00010$514,7001$50,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0527.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$391,0002$416,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$530,0001$405,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$530,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$2,200,0000$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0527.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Bernardsville, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Bernardsville, NJ - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
  • Hazardous Condition: 20
  • Service Call: 1
Fire incident types in Bernardsville, NJ

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bernardsville, NJ
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bernardsville, NJ
  • 73.2%Utility gas
  • 19.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.3%Electricity
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bernardsville, NJ
  • 77.0%Utility gas
  • 11.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.9%Electricity


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

Bernardsville on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other South America (population 500+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index decrease from 2011 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest city-data.com crime index (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: finance and insurance (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Peru (population 500+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Middle Africa (population 500+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: sales and related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of single-parent households, population 5,000+"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Argentina (population 500+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 100 safest cities (lowest city-data.com crime index) (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: other services, except public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 (07931) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest average reported salary/wage in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #20 (07931) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) for individuals (pop 1,000+)"
  • #33 (07931) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 1,000+)"
  • #44 (07931) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting net capital gain/loss in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #79 (07931) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average net capital gain/loss (pop 1,000+)"
  • #81 (07931) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 1,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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