Cliffside Park, New Jersey

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Population in 2017: 25,142 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +9.3%
 
Males: 11,795  (46.9%)
Females: 13,347  (53.1%)
Median resident age:

44.1 years
New Jersey median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 07010.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $66,768 (it was $46,288 in 2000)
Cliffside Park:

$66,768
NJ:

$80,088

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $40,366 (it was $28,516 in 2000)

Cliffside Park borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $452,332 (it was $231,600 in 2000)
Cliffside Park:

$452,332
NJ:

$334,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $544,785; detached houses: $591,080; townhouses or other attached units: $567,686; in 2-unit structures: $789,043; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $472,355; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $487,085

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,324.

March 2019 cost of living index in Cliffside Park: 125.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.4%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.4% for Black residents, 19.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.7% for other race residents, 18.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Cliffside Park, NJ (2010)
    • 12,43452.7%White alone
    • 6,70428.4%Hispanic
    • 3,21913.6%Asian alone
    • 5842.5%Black alone
    • 4301.8%Two or more races
    • 1890.8%Other race alone
    • 240.1%American Indian alone
    • 100.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Cliffside Park, New Jersey as of February 18, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cliffside Park is 12,448 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Cliffside Park 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
(4.2)
1
(4.2)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(8.4)
1
(4.2)
4
(15.6)
7
(27.0)
1
(4.0)
2
(7.9)
5
(20.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(17.3)
5
(21.7)
10
(43.7)
5
(22.0)
12
(52.5)
6
(25.9)
7
(29.6)
8
(33.5)
20
(83.4)
13
(50.7)
4
(15.4)
2
(8.0)
9
(35.8)
4
(16.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
23
(99.7)
10
(43.4)
17
(74.3)
12
(52.8)
23
(100.7)
26
(112.4)
22
(92.9)
18
(75.4)
29
(120.9)
18
(70.1)
19
(73.2)
24
(96.1)
12
(47.7)
6
(24.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
47
(203.8)
55
(238.6)
50
(218.6)
59
(259.8)
49
(214.5)
69
(298.2)
58
(245.0)
66
(276.5)
62
(258.4)
34
(132.5)
42
(161.8)
21
(84.1)
27
(107.3)
17
(68.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
173
(750.2)
138
(598.6)
163
(712.8)
171
(752.9)
177
(774.7)
147
(635.3)
122
(515.4)
102
(427.4)
189
(787.8)
188
(732.5)
144
(554.8)
155
(620.6)
147
(584.1)
121
(484.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
13
(56.4)
22
(95.4)
11
(48.1)
10
(44.0)
10
(43.8)
5
(21.6)
9
(38.0)
3
(12.6)
12
(50.0)
3
(11.7)
9
(34.7)
7
(28.0)
6
(23.8)
12
(48.0)
Arson
(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)
1
(4.0)
1
(4.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)73.963.575.769.085.478.376.777.7106.181.277.157.859.453.6

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City-data.com crime index in Cliffside Park, NJ

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 51 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
New Jersey average:

3.55
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Ancestries: Italian (12.8%), Russian (4.5%), Brazilian (2.9%), Greek (2.8%), Turkish (2.5%), Armenian (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 250 feet

Land area: 0.96 square miles.

Population density: 26,061 people per square mile   (very high).

Cliffside Park, New Jersey map

11,723 residents are foreign born (18.9% Latin America, 14.2% Asia, 9.9% Europe).

This borough:

46.6%
New Jersey:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $7,858 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $9,478 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manhattan, NY (3.7 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities:

Fairview borough, NJ (0.8 miles ),
Edgewater borough, NJ (1.0 miles ),
Ridgefield borough, NJ (1.1 miles ),
Palisades Park borough, NJ (1.3 miles ),
Fort Lee borough, NJ (1.4 miles ),
Guttenberg, NJ (1.5 miles ),
West New York, NJ (1.6 miles ),
Leonia borough, NJ (1.7 miles )

Latitude: 40.82 N, Longitude: 73.99 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -9,831 (-39.1%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 1,396 (10.6%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 201

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

2.8%
New Jersey:

4.1%
Historical population in Cliffside Park, NJ
Historical housing units in Cliffside Park, NJ

Population change in the 1990s: +2,570 (+12.6%).
Most common industries in Cliffside Park, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.0%)
  • Health care (7.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.6%)
  • Construction (6.4%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.1%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.2%)
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.6%)
  • Private households (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Cliffside Park, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Computer specialists (3.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
  • Top executives (3.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)

Average climate in Cliffside Park, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Cliffside Park, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 97.4. This is worse than average.

City:

97.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.276. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.276
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 17.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.523. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.523
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 26.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.45. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.45
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Cliffside Park-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New Jersey state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.8 miles away from the Cliffside Park borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/15/1970, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cliffside Park-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 217.3 miles away from Cliffside Park 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 112.8 miles away from the city 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 253.9 miles away from Cliffside Park 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 227.9 miles away from Cliffside Park 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 111.4 miles away from Cliffside Park center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 222.1 miles away from Cliffside Park 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).
Cliffside Park topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cliffside Park:

  • FMC FAIRVIEW (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; FAIRVIEW, NJ)
  • HOSPICE OF NEW YORK, LLC (Hospital, about 1 miles away; LONG ISLAND CITY, NY)
  • HUDSON VIEW CARE AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NORTH BERGEN, NJ)
  • CARITAS HEALTH CARE, INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; ELMHURST, NY)
  • ST MARYS CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NEW YORK, NY)
  • ST LUKE'S ROOSEVELT HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; NEW YORK, NY)
  • AMSTERDAM NURSING HOME CORP (1992) (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NEW YORK, NY)

Amtrak stations near Cliffside Park:

  • 5 miles: NEW YORK (PENN STA) (NEW YORK, 7TH AVE. & W. 32ND ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 8 miles: LA GUARDIA AIRPORT (QUEENS, ) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.
  • 10 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.

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

  • Barnard College (about 2 miles; New York, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,425)
  • Teachers College at Columbia University (about 2 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 3,762)
  • Columbia University in the City of New York (about 2 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 23,396)
  • CUNY City College (about 3 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 12,533)
  • CUNY Hostos Community College (about 4 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 4,764)
  • CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice (about 4 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 12,091)
  • Yeshiva University (about 4 miles; New York, NY; FT enrollment: 4,015)

Public high school in Cliffside Park:

Public elementary/middle schools in Cliffside Park:

  • SCHOOL #3 (Location: 397 PALISADE AVENUE, Grades: KG-6)
  • SCHOOL #4 (Location: 279 COLUMBIA AVENUE, Grades: PK-6)
  • SCHOOL #5 (Location: 214 DAY AVE, Grades: KG-6)
  • SCHOOL #6 (Location: 440 OAKDENE AVE, Grades: KG-8)

Private elementary/middle school in Cliffside Park:

  • CHILDREN'S HOME MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 53, Location: 777 ANDERSON AVE, Grades: PK-3)
See full list of schools located in Cliffside Park

Library in Cliffside Park:

  • CLIFFSIDE PARK FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,223,366; Location: 505 PALISADE AVENUE; 59,563 books; 4,428 audio materials; 5,145 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 122 print serial subscriptions; 7 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Cliffside Park has A very big spanish neighborhood

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Cliffside Park Fire Department / Cliffside Park Ambulance Company (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Cliffside Park include: Epiphany Roman Catholic Church (A), First Baptist Church of Cliffside Park (B), Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (C), Grantwood Congregational Church (D), Trinity Episcopal Church (E), Good Shepherd Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Saddle Brook Township - Administrative Offices (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; Mayhill).

Birthplace of: Betsy Blair - Actress, Gus Lesnevich - Boxer.

Bergen County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This borough:

2.4 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

62.1%
Whole state:

69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

5.6%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
3 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
33 people in other group homes in 2000
7 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Cliffside Park (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Towers Branch at 733 Palisade Avenue, branch established on 1972/05/01; Grantwood Branch at 732 Anderson Avenue, branch established on 1963/06/10. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Hudson City Savings Bank: Cliffside Park Branch at 684 Anderson Avenue, branch established on 1973/08/20. 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
  • Bank of New Jersey: Cliffside Park Branch at 354 Palisade Avenue, branch established on 2012/03/21. Info updated 2008/07/31: Bank assets: $469.8 mil, Deposits: $416.2 mil, headquarters in Fort Lee, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorp Of New Jersey, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Cliffside Park Branch at 650 Anderson Avenue, branch established on 1974/06/29. 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
  • MARINERS BANK: Cliffside Park Branch at 757-763 Palisade Avenue, branch established on 2006/09/16. Info updated 2010/07/21: Bank assets: $295.9 mil, Deposits: $268.5 mil, headquarters in Edgewater, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Mariner's Bancorp
  • Oritani Bank: Anderson Ave Branch at 742 Anderson Ave, branch established on 1911/01/01. Info updated 2008/09/08: Bank assets: $2,567.1 mil, Deposits: $1,374.4 mil, headquarters in Township Of Washington, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Cliffside Park Branch at 707 Anderson Avenue, branch established on 1995/11/17. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.

For population 15 years and over in Cliffside Park:

Marital status in Cliffside Park, NJ
  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 51.2%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

For population 25 years and over in Cliffside Park:

  • High school or higher: 88.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.0
New Jersey average:

12.4

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

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Religion statistics for Cliffside Park, NJ (based on Bergen County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

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.
New Jersey:

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

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 95
Here:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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:
Bergen County:

8.0%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

19.6%
State:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.9%
New Jersey:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cliffside Park:

52.4%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

49.9%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Cliffside Park:

27.9
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cliffside Park:

19.3%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.0%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Cliffside Park:

6.9
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Cliffside Park:

32.1%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Cliffside Park:

57.7%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Cliffside Park:

79.6%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cliffside Park, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 47$374,839$95,7040$0
Solid Waste Management 25$123,597$59,3272$2,146
Police - Other 20$56,312$33,7870$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 17$72,265$51,0114$4,260
Local Libraries 10$37,627$45,1520$0
Parks and Recreation 9$28,478$37,9710$0
Other Government Administration 8$40,867$61,30117$21,862
Financial Administration 7$31,912$54,7062$2,460
Firefighters 7$29,415$50,4261$2,168
Judicial and Legal 3$12,670$50,6805$8,381
Other and Unallocable 1$5,173$62,0761$2,274
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 154$813,155$63,36332$43,551

Cliffside Park government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,061,000 ($42.20)
    Libraries: $670,000 ($26.65)
    Housing and Community Development: $484,000 ($19.25)
    Parks and Recreation: $251,000 ($9.98)
    General Public Buildings: $137,000 ($5.45)
    General - Other: $102,000 ($4.06)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $11,446,000 ($455.25)
    Housing and Community Development: $7,882,000 ($313.50)
    Police Protection: $7,100,000 ($282.40)
    Regular Highways: $1,706,000 ($67.85)
    Libraries: $1,376,000 ($54.73)
    Health - Other: $1,187,000 ($47.21)
    Financial Administration: $796,000 ($31.66)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $733,000 ($29.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $670,000 ($26.65)
    Central Staff Services: $602,000 ($23.94)
    Local Fire Protection: $581,000 ($23.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $455,000 ($18.10)
    Public Welfare - Other: $431,000 ($17.14)
    General Public Buildings: $256,000 ($10.18)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $248,000 ($9.86)
    Sewerage: $100,000 ($3.98)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $460,000 ($18.30)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Sewerage: $2,452,000 ($97.53)
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $681,000 ($27.09)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $1,011,000 ($40.21)
    Police Protection: $70,000 ($2.78)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($0.16)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,960,000 ($475.70)

Cliffside Park government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Housing and Community Development: $1,423,000 ($56.60)
    Other: $809,000 ($32.18)
    Parking Facilities: $22,000 ($0.88)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $5,246,000 ($208.65)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $124,000 ($4.93)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($0.36)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $783,000 ($31.14)
    Fines and Forfeits: $526,000 ($20.92)
    General Revenue - Other: $450,000 ($17.90)
    Special Assessments: $277,000 ($11.02)
    Rents: $71,000 ($2.82)
    Donations From Private Sources: $43,000 ($1.71)
    Sale of Property: $11,000 ($0.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,105,000 ($43.95)
    Public Welfare: $270,000 ($10.74)
    Highways: $172,000 ($6.84)
    Other: $112,000 ($4.45)
    Health and Hospitals: $14,000 ($0.56)
  • Tax - Property: $30,389,000 ($1208.69)
    Other License: $332,000 ($13.20)
    Public Utilities Sales: $160,000 ($6.36)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $26,000 ($1.03)

Cliffside Park government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,651,000 ($463.41)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,533,000 ($458.71)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $118,000 ($4.69)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,920,000 ($315.01)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,732,000 ($705.27)

5.02% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($94,087 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,156 average AGI)
Bergen County:

0.05%
New Jersey average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hudson County, NJ  0.90% ($103,054 average AGI)
from Passaic County, NJ  0.66% ($58,806)
from New York County, NY  0.41% ($141,148)


5.65% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($90,610 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.65%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,250 average AGI)
Bergen County:

0.10%
New Jersey average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Passaic County, NJ  0.68% ($68,784 average AGI)
to Hudson County, NJ  0.57% ($68,313)
to New York County, NY  0.36% ($157,569)
Businesses in Cliffside Park, NJ
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1H&R Block1
AT&T1Nike3
Domino's Pizza1Rite Aid1
Dunkin Donuts1UPS2
FedEx2

Strongest AM radio stations in Cliffside Park:

  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, 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.)
  • WWRL (1600 AM; 25 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS CORP.-NY)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WZRC (1480 AM; 5 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BRODCASTING, INC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cliffside Park:

  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 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.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • W276AQ (103.1 FM; FORT LEE, NJ; Owner: GERARD A. TURRO)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHCR-FM (90.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CITY COLLEGE OF NEW YORK)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cliffside Park:

  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • 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)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Cliffside Park fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Marin Fettman, 344 Gorge Road (Nj-05-811b) (Lat: 40.815750 Lon: -73.989139), Type: 13.1, Overall height: 13.1 m, Registrant: Omnipoint Holdings, Inc., Marin.Fettman@t-Mobile.Com, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 378-4000
  • Dan Menser, 344 Gorge Road (Nj-05-811b) (Lat: 40.815750 Lon: -73.989139), Type: 13.1, Overall height: 13.1 m, Registrant: Omnipoint Holdings, Inc., Dan.Menser@t-Mobile.Com, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 378-4000
  • Marin Fettman, 344 Gorge Road (Nj-05-811b) (Lat: 40.815750 Lon: -73.989139), Type: 13.1, Overall height: 13.1 m, Registrant: T-Mobile Northeast LLC, Marin.Fettman@t-Mobile.Com, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 378-4000
  • Marin Fettman, 344 Gorge Road (Nj-05-811b) (Lat: 40.815750 Lon: -73.989139), Type: 13.1, Overall height: 13.1 m, Registrant: Omnipoint Communications Inc., Marin.Fettman@t-Mobile.Com, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 383-4000
  • Marin Fettman, 344 Gorge Road (Nj-05-811b) (Lat: 40.815750 Lon: -73.989139), Type: 13.1, Overall height: 13.1 m, Registrant: Marin.Fettman@t-Mobile.Com, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 383-4000

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Municipal Bldg Palisades Ave & Gorge Rd (Lat: 40.822333 Lon: -73.988472), Call Sign: KED411,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.8600 MHz, 154.280 MHz, 154.355 MHz, 154.445 MHz, Grant Date: 02/12/2015, Expiration Date: 02/01/2025, Registrant: Goosetown Communications, 58 No. Harrison Ave., Congers, NY 10920, Phone: (845) 268-7500, Fax: (845) 268-5345, Email:
  • 300 Winston Dr (Lat: 40.828722 Lon: -73.978750), Call Sign: KEF825,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.445 MHz, Grant Date: 04/03/2015, Expiration Date: 06/11/2025, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E # 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • 500 Gorge Rd (Lat: 40.823722 Lon: -73.987917), Call Sign: KEB387,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.610 MHz, 154.680 MHz, 155.475 MHz, Grant Date: 12/01/2011, Expiration Date: 01/21/2022, Registrant: Goosetown Comm., 58 No. Harrison Ave., Congers, NY 10920, Phone: (845) 268-7500, Fax: (845) 268-5345, Email:
  • 200 Winston Dr (Lat: 40.826389 Lon: -73.980000), Call Sign: WPKD639,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.537 MHz, 456.537 MHz, 452.662 MHz, 457.662 MHz, Grant Date: 01/03/2002, Expiration Date: 01/25/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/31/2012, Certifier: Jack Pirreca, Registrant: National License Corporation, 9050 Briarclift Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46256, Phone: (317) 849-5866, Fax: (317) 841-3328, Email:
  • Lat: 40.827611 Lon: -73.982639, Call Sign: WQGN792,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.310 MHz, 154.585 MHz, 158.302 MHz, Grant Date: 02/09/2017, Expiration Date: 03/12/2027, Certifier: Matthew Halton, Registrant: Wireless Management Corp, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410, Phone: (201) 926-3510, Fax: (201) 796-5805, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • NJ-NNJ5713A, 633 Palisades Avenue (Lat: 40.823889 Lon: -73.984444), Type: Bant, Structure height: 21.3 m, Overall height: 24.3 m, Call Sign: WQLT400,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17965.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/20/2010, Expiration Date: 04/20/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cliffside Park)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Cliffside Park)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$358,947124$287,871303$299,06916$122,6254$1,375,00025$240,4802$245,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$349,00016$306,81332$305,7193$7,6671$2,400,0001$309,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$404,33337$306,676219$308,75311$159,1820$016$254,8750$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$355,22225$273,12082$320,6464$292,7501$499,0005$274,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$413,00011$261,54536$353,9446$195,3330$05$297,8000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0061.00 , 0062.00, 0063.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$346,7005$340,200
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$311,0004$304,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$388,25010$317,100
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$235,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0061.00 , 0062.00, 0063.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Cliffside Park, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Cliffside Park, NJ - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 59
  • Hazardous Condition: 84
Fire incident types in Cliffside Park, NJ

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cliffside Park, NJ
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cliffside Park, NJ
  • 54.0%Utility gas
  • 39.0%Electricity
  • 5.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cliffside Park, NJ
  • 67.0%Utility gas
  • 19.6%Electricity
  • 9.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%Other fuel


Cliffside Park compared to New Jersey state average:

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

Cliffside Park on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a bus, a trolley bus, a streetcar, or a trolley car to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest housing density (population 2,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Europe (population 500+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Turkey (population 500+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a ferryboat to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Russia (population 500+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Eastern Europe (population 500+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Korea (population 500+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Asia (population 500+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Western Asia (population 500+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Europe (population 500+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Eastern Europe (population 500+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Dominican Republic (population 500+)"
  • #62 (07010) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Greek first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #81 (07010) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Arab first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #90 (07010) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Russian first ancestries (pop 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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