Sayreville, New Jersey

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Population in 2017: 45,325 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +12.3%
 
Males: 22,429  (49.5%)
Females: 22,896  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

39.4 years
New Jersey median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 08872.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $81,827 (it was $58,919 in 2000)
Sayreville:

$81,827
NJ:

$80,088

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $35,113 (it was $24,736 in 2000)

Sayreville borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $315,831 (it was $152,400 in 2000)
Sayreville:

$315,831
NJ:

$334,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $326,257; detached houses: $342,396; townhouses or other attached units: $275,826; in 2-unit structures: $337,162; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $239,002; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $220,320

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,286.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sayreville: 120.7 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.1%
(5.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.4% for Black residents, 11.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.0% for other race residents, 11.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Sayreville, NJ (2017)
    • 25,40556.7%White alone
    • 7,08215.8%Asian alone
    • 5,59112.5%Hispanic
    • 5,23011.7%Black alone
    • 5461.2%Two or more races
    • 240.05%Other race alone
    • 120.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 40.01%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Sayreville, New Jersey as of February 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sayreville is 5,567 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Sayreville by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(2.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.3)
1
(2.3)
1
(2.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
7
(16.4)
5
(11.6)
5
(11.8)
6
(14.1)
2
(4.7)
3
(7.0)
2
(4.7)
1
(2.3)
1
(2.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(4.4)
4
(8.9)
3
(6.6)
3
(6.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
18
(42.1)
13
(30.2)
19
(44.8)
30
(70.7)
21
(49.5)
11
(25.8)
16
(37.3)
12
(27.8)
14
(31.7)
12
(26.7)
10
(21.8)
7
(15.5)
8
(17.6)
6
(13.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
31
(72.5)
56
(130.1)
34
(80.2)
45
(106.1)
51
(120.3)
28
(65.6)
31
(72.4)
24
(55.6)
22
(49.8)
24
(53.4)
26
(56.7)
18
(39.9)
18
(39.6)
35
(77.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
103
(240.9)
129
(299.7)
165
(389.4)
147
(346.6)
106
(250.0)
126
(295.2)
159
(371.1)
128
(296.6)
121
(273.9)
95
(211.5)
77
(168.0)
48
(106.3)
41
(90.2)
31
(68.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
519
(1,214)
566
(1,315)
474
(1,119)
522
(1,231)
504
(1,189)
457
(1,071)
406
(947.6)
423
(980.3)
386
(873.8)
339
(754.8)
331
(722.1)
292
(646.9)
311
(684.1)
236
(523.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
66
(154.4)
82
(190.5)
54
(127.4)
51
(120.3)
42
(99.1)
52
(121.8)
44
(102.7)
28
(64.9)
28
(63.4)
31
(69.0)
48
(104.7)
33
(73.1)
40
(88.0)
34
(75.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
8
(18.7)
5
(11.6)
4
(9.4)
8
(18.9)
1
(2.4)
1
(2.3)
4
(9.3)
0
(0.0)
4
(9.1)
1
(2.2)
2
(4.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.2)
3
(6.7)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)122.7133.2125.9136.9120.499.7106.291.185.069.270.463.359.256.7

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Sayreville, NJ

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 107 (92 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
New Jersey average:

3.55
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Ancestries: Italian (10.3%), Polish (10.1%), Irish (9.0%), American (5.6%), Egyptian (2.4%), Portuguese (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1919

Elevation: 41 feet

Land area: 15.9 square miles.

Population density: 2,851 people per square mile   (average).

Sayreville, New Jersey map

12,366 residents are foreign born (8.3% Asia, 6.1% Europe, 4.6% Latin America, 4.2% Africa).

This borough:

27.6%
New Jersey:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $6,709 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $7,508 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Edison, NJ (5.8 miles , pop. 97,687).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Staten Island, NY (12.6 miles , pop. 443,728).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Brooklyn, NY (23.3 miles , pop. 2,465,326).

Nearest cities:

Madison Park, NJ (1.3 miles ),
South Amboy, NJ (1.5 miles ),
South River borough, NJ (1.8 miles ),
Laurence Harbor, NJ (2.1 miles ),
Perth Amboy, NJ (2.1 miles ),
Brownville, NJ (2.2 miles ),
Old Bridge, NJ (2.2 miles ),
East Brunswick, NJ (2.2 miles )

Latitude: 40.47 N, Longitude: 74.32 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -12,331 (-27.5%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 3,684 (16.0%)

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

3.7%
New Jersey:

4.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Sayreville, NJ
Historical housing units in Sayreville, NJ

Population change in the 1990s: +4,885 (+13.8%).
Most common industries in Sayreville, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.7%)
  • Health care (8.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.7%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Construction (6.0%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.7%)
  • Construction (9.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.5%)
  • Chemicals (4.1%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.1%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Chemicals (3.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Sayreville, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (7.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (9.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Computer specialists (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)

Average climate in Sayreville, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Sayreville, New Jersey average temperatures Sayreville, New Jersey average precipitation Sayreville, New Jersey humidity Sayreville, New Jersey wind speed Sayreville, New Jersey snowfall Sayreville, New Jersey sunshine Sayreville, New Jersey clear and cloudy days

Sayreville, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

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 91.2. This is worse than average.

City:

91.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.356. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.356
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.361. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.361
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.7
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 10.3 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 8.09. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.09
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00543. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00543
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Sayreville-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the Sayreville borough center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 24.9 miles away from the borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sayreville-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 90.7 miles away from Sayreville center
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 241.2 miles away from Sayreville 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 279.8 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 89.2 miles away from Sayreville 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 232.7 miles away from Sayreville 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 42.2 miles away from Sayreville 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 Middlesex 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).
Sayreville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sayreville:

  • SOUTH AMBOY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; SOUTH AMBOY, NJ)
  • BRIARWOOD CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER, THE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SOUTH AMBOY, NJ)
  • GRACE HEALTHCARE SERVICES LLC (Hospital, about 4 miles away; EDISON, NJ)
  • CARING HOSPICE SERVICES OF CENTRAL JERSEY (Hospital, about 5 miles away; EDISON, NJ)
  • ARISTACARE AT ALAMEDA CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PERTH AMBOY, NJ)
  • PERTH AMBOY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PERTH AMBOY, NJ)
  • SUMMER HILL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; OLD BRIDGE, NJ)

Heliports located in Sayreville:

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Amtrak stations near Sayreville:

  • 7 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.
  • 8 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.
  • 18 miles: NEWARK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (NEWARK, ) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sayreville:

  • Middlesex County College (about 4 miles; Edison, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 9,849)
  • Rutgers University-New Brunswick (about 8 miles; New Brunswick, NJ; FT enrollment: 39,388)
  • College of Staten Island CUNY (about 14 miles; Staten Island, NY; FT enrollment: 11,684)
  • Union County College (about 14 miles; Cranford, NJ; FT enrollment: 9,148)
  • Brookdale Community College (about 15 miles; Lincroft, NJ; FT enrollment: 10,879)
  • Kean University (about 16 miles; Union, NJ; FT enrollment: 12,648)
  • Seton Hall University (about 20 miles; South Orange, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,742)

Public elementary/middle school in Sayreville:

  • WOODROW WILSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 65 DANE STREET, Grades: KG-3)

Private elementary/middle schools in Sayreville:

  • OUR LADY OF VICTORIES SCHOOL (Students: 219, Location: 36 MAIN ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST STANISLAUS KOSTKA SCHOOL (Students: 215, Location: 221 MACARTHUR AVE, Grades: PK-8)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • 08879 is another post office that serves Sayreville.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sayreville: Sayreville Fire Department Melrose Hose Company 1 (A), Sayreville Emergency Squad (B), Madison Park Volunteer First Aid Squad (C), Middlesex County Fire Academy (D), Sayreville Fire Department Morgan Heights Hose and Chemical Company (E), Sayreville Fire Department President Park Fire Company 5 (F), Morgan Hose and Chemical Company (G), Sayreville Fire Department Engine Hose Company 1 (H), Sayreville Generating Station (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sayreville include: First Presbyterian Church (A), Sayreville United Methodist Church (B), Saint Peter and Saint Paul Russian Church (C), Our Lady of Victories Roman Catholic Church (D), Saint Stanislaus Kostka Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Calvary Cemetery (1), Beth Israel Cemetery (2), Sacred Heart Cemetery (3), Calvary Cemetery (4), Saint Stanislaus Cemetery (5), Christ Church Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Melvins Creek (A), Deep Run (B), Crossway Creek (C), Tennent Brook (D), Burt Creek (E), South River (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Sayreville include: Raritan Bay Waterfront Park (1), Victory Plaza Circle (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Circle Motor Lodge (USHighway 35 North) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Jon Bon Jovi - Musician, Kevin Mulvey - Baseball player, Bob Dustal - Baseball player.

Middlesex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

SAYREVILLE W DEPT (Population served: 40,377, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAY-2012 and JUL-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-17-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAY-2012 and JUL-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-17-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In APR-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In APR-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-01-2010 to FEB-07-2011), St Public Notif requested (MAR-11-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-11-2011)
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 8 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This borough:

2.7 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

73.0%
Whole state:

69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

5.5%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Sayreville in 2010:

  • 193 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Sayreville in 2000:

  • 194 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in other group homes
  • 15 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Sayreville (2011 data):

  • Amboy Bank: Sayreville Branch at 412 Washington Road, branch established on 1975/09/19. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $2,329.0 mil, Deposits: $1,766.2 mil, headquarters in Old Bridge, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices, Holding Company: Amboy Bancorporation
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Sayreville Branch at U.S. Highway 9 At Bordentown Avenue, branch established on 1973/09/08. 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.
  • New York Community Bank: Sayreville-Main St Branch at 77 Main St, branch established on 1941/11/01. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $39,468.7 mil, Deposits: $20,709.8 mil, headquarters in Westbury, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 247 total offices, Holding Company: New York Community Bancorp, Inc.
  • Columbia Bank: Sayreville Branch at 270 Main Street, branch established on 2007/08/22. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $4,478.2 mil, Deposits: $2,795.4 mil, headquarters in Fair Lawn, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 44 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Sayreville:

Marital status in Sayreville, NJ
  • Never married: 30.9%
  • Now married: 54.4%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

For population 25 years and over in Sayreville:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
New Jersey average:

12.4

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

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Religion statistics for Sayreville, NJ (based on Middlesex County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic322,34074
Other48,71773
Mainline Protestant35,693113
Evangelical Protestant29,296130
Orthodox13,49114
Black Protestant5,87917
None354,442-
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: 221
Middlesex County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Middlesex County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 172
Here:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 69
Middlesex County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 477
This county:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

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

7.6%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

23.8%
State:

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

18.2%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sayreville:

52.1%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.0%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Sayreville:

28.3
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.2%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.3%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.1%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

58.4%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Sayreville:

80.4%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sayreville, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 87$986,652$136,0900$0
Other and Unallocable 48$253,550$63,38823$26,130
Solid Waste Management 17$85,180$60,1270$0
Water Supply 16$106,396$79,7971$316
Local Libraries 13$59,308$54,74615$13,020
Financial Administration 12$72,408$72,4080$0
Streets and Highways 8$46,842$70,2631$940
Parks and Recreation 8$45,036$67,5545$5,476
Judicial and Legal 7$34,334$58,8585$14,756
Other Government Administration 7$40,306$69,0969$6,308
Sewerage 7$42,678$73,1620$0
Welfare 3$13,700$54,8004$3,164
Police - Other 3$14,570$58,28019$17,128
Housing and Community Development (Local) 2$13,244$79,4641$1,434
Firefighters 2$10,772$64,6321$1,698
Health 0$0 2$2,974
Totals for Government 240$1,824,976$91,24986$93,344

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $10,911,000 ($240.73)
    Regular Highways: $3,525,000 ($77.77)
    General - Other: $3,000,000 ($66.19)
    Parks and Recreation: $822,000 ($18.14)
    Natural Resources - Other: $567,000 ($12.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $68,000 ($1.50)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($0.11)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($0.07)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $18,484,000 ($407.81)
    Police Protection: $13,372,000 ($295.02)
    Water Utilities: $4,961,000 ($109.45)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,859,000 ($63.08)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,635,000 ($58.14)
    Libraries: $1,784,000 ($39.36)
    Regular Highways: $1,428,000 ($31.51)
    Financial Administration: $1,318,000 ($29.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,197,000 ($26.41)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,016,000 ($22.42)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $952,000 ($21.00)
    General Public Buildings: $948,000 ($20.92)
    Central Staff Services: $703,000 ($15.51)
    Sewerage: $647,000 ($14.27)
    Local Fire Protection: $505,000 ($11.14)
    Health - Other: $337,000 ($7.44)
    Parking Facilities: $14,000 ($0.31)
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000 ($0.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,798,000 ($39.67)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Sewerage: $3,263,000 ($71.99)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $737,000 ($16.26)
    Financial Administration: $23,000 ($0.51)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $21,117,000 ($465.90)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $242,000 ($5.34)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,110,000 ($90.68)
    Other: $372,000 ($8.21)
    Housing and Community Development: $323,000 ($7.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($0.11)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,861,000 ($41.06)
    Other: $118,000 ($2.60)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,000 ($0.02)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,939,000 ($64.84)
    Interest Earnings: $1,639,000 ($36.16)
    Fines and Forfeits: $903,000 ($19.92)
    Rents: $223,000 ($4.92)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $8,983,000 ($198.19)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,461,000 ($208.74)
    Other: $498,000 ($10.99)
    Health and Hospitals: $97,000 ($2.14)
    Highways: $75,000 ($1.65)
  • Tax - Property: $31,684,000 ($699.04)
    Other License: $1,283,000 ($28.31)
    Other Selective Sales: $709,000 ($15.64)
    Public Utilities Sales: $166,000 ($3.66)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $73,000 ($1.61)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,288,000 ($315.23)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,288,000 ($315.23)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,906,000 ($218.55)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $41,048,000 ($905.64)

5.47% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($70,383 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,128 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Union County, NJ  0.64% ($56,040 average AGI)
from Somerset County, NJ  0.56% ($54,961)
from Monmouth County, NJ  0.44% ($71,333)


6.75% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($78,193 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,090 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

0.08%
New Jersey average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Somerset County, NJ  0.75% ($84,038 average AGI)
to Monmouth County, NJ  0.56% ($88,720)
to Union County, NJ  0.48% ($59,520)
Businesses in Sayreville, NJ
NameCountNameCount
Decora Cabinetry2MasterBrand Cabinets2
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts2U-Haul1
FedEx4UPS2
Jones New York1Walgreens1

Strongest AM radio stations in Sayreville:

  • 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.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WJDM (1530 AM; 10 kW; ELIZABETH, NJ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF NEW YORK LICENSE CORP)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sayreville:

  • WMGQ (98.3 FM; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • 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)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WCNJ (89.3 FM; HAZLET, NJ; Owner: WVRM, INC.)
  • WAWZ (99.1 FM; ZAREPHATH, NJ; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WSIA (88.9 FM; STATEN ISLAND, NY; Owner: THE COLLEGE OF STATEN ISLAND)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNEW (102.7 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.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Sayreville:

  • WLBX-LP (Channel 22; CRANFORD, NJ; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; 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.)
  • W36AS (Channel 36; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNJB (Channel 58; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Sayreville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 88Number of bridges
  • 1,988ft / 606mTotal length
  • $71,197,000Total costs
  • 3,353,776Total average daily traffic
  • 62,024Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Sayreville, NJ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 71940-1949
  • 291950-1959
  • 301970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 142000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Sayreville, NJ

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sayreville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Sayreville, NJ)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-15 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-145B SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4402H , Serial Number: 15-187, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 05/23/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 01/03/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald S Kadi, 27 Major Dr, Sayreville, NJ 08872
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/28/2018

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 11 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 ORIGINATED166$265,855197$254,1171,001$237,72546$105,5870$024$180,5830$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED11$321,45519$272,26391$249,4077$79,8570$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED25$300,52029$260,103458$264,48046$63,8260$013$187,6151$30,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN25$263,20023$257,609288$263,55214$145,7141$337,0007$219,5710$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS8$253,5006$322,16780$264,9755$98,8000$01$30,0000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 11 tracts in Sayreville, NJ

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED33$271,03015$307,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$311,66713$304,231
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$291,50012$323,833
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$281,0003$288,333
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$214,0002$301,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sayreville, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sayreville, NJ - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 103
  • Hazardous Condition: 60
Fire incident types in Sayreville, NJ

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sayreville, NJ
Most common first names in Sayreville, NJ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John21872.2 years
Mary14481.0 years
Joseph13573.7 years
Frank9773.3 years
Edward8670.5 years
Anna8182.0 years
Helen7178.7 years
Walter6875.1 years
Stanley6775.9 years
George5072.7 years
Most common last names in Sayreville, NJ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1875.6 years
Miller1280.4 years
Samuel1275.2 years
Mozdzen1177.7 years
Dominik1079.2 years
Marcinczyk1077.7 years
Creamer1078.4 years
Grabowski1070.7 years
Przybylowski1073.8 years
Kielian1072.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sayreville, NJ
  • 91.4%Utility gas
  • 4.3%Electricity
  • 3.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sayreville, NJ
  • 75.5%Utility gas
  • 20.2%Electricity
  • 1.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.5%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Other fuel


Sayreville compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Sayreville on our top lists:

  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest racial income disparities between White and Black householders (with at least 2,000 householders)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in India (population 500+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Jordan (population 500+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South Central Asia (population 500+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
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