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Garfield, NJ Community Information

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History:

Garfield is a former textile manufacturing city. Woolen mills have been replaced with other blue collar industries. In Garfield you'll find well maintained owner-occupied houses, many on small lots usually with vegetable gardens in rear, low to moderately priced older homes, strong Italian, Polish, Slovak, Russian, & Hungarian communities, a small but growing Hispanic populatio,; many ethnic food establishments, and many parks & playgrounds. Garfield is located near many shopping malls, especially close to Paramus.

General Information:

Town Name: Garfield
City Hall: Garfield City Hall
Address: 111 Outwater Lane, Garfield NJ 07026
Phone Number: 973-340-2001
Land Area: 2.08 Sq. miles
Distance to NYC: 10 miles
Town Website: http://www.garfieldnj.org
Library Website: http://www.bccls.org
Water Service: City Water
Gas & Electric: P.S.E & G
  • Quick Facts
    Population: 31,491 Population Density / Mile: 14,987
    Median Age: 37.69 Number of Households: 11,446
    Average Household Size: 2.75 Households with Children: 4,117
    Median Household Income: $49,797
  • Population
    Population: 31,491 Population Density / Mile: 14,987
    % Change in Population Since 2010: 5.72% Male Population: 15,197
    Female Population: 16,294 Median Age: 37.69
  • Households
    Number of Households: 11,446 Average Household Size: 2.75
    Households with Children: 4,117 Households without Children: 3,954
    Family Households: 8,071 Non-Family Households: 539
  • Income
    Median Household Income: $49,797 Average Household Income: $65,919
    Per Capita Income: $23,971 Average Total Household Expenditure: $54,523
  • Education
    Educational Climate Index: 3

    1 = Low, 5 = High

    The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

  • Employment
Annual Precipitation: 49.55 Average January Low Temperature: 19.5
Average January High Temperature: 37.7 Average July Low Temperature: 64.4
Average July High Temperature: 85.5  
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ATTRACTIONS - RECREATION  25 Locations
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  89 Locations
BANKS - FINANCIAL  40 Locations
EATING - DRINKING  163 Locations
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC  11 Locations
HEALTH CARE SERVICES  59 Locations
HOSPITALITY  2 Locations
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS  25 Locations
PERSONAL SERVICES  346 Locations
PET SERVICES  3 Locations
SHOPPING  268 Locations
TRAVEL  16 Locations
School Information:
ABRAHAM LINCOLN SCHOOL # 6 Details/Map
CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS SCHOOL # 8 Details/Map
GARFIELD AUXILIARY MIDDLE HIGH SCHOOL Details/Map
GARFIELD EARLY CHILDHOOD Details/Map
GARFIELD ECC ANNEX Details/Map
GARFIELD HIGH SCHOOL Details/Map
GARFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL Details/Map
GARFIELD PUBLIC PRESCHOOL 3 AT HEADSTART Details/Map
MADISON SCHOOL NO 10 Details/Map
ROOSEVELT SCHOOL NO 7 Details/Map
WASHINGTON IRVING SCHOOL # 4 Details/Map
WOODROW WILSON SCHOOL NO 5 Details/Map
New Jersey School Performance Reports:
Columbus School #8 (Elementary School) View Report
Garfield Early Childhood (Elementary School) View Report
Garfield High (Secondary School) View Report
Garfield Middle School (Elementary School) View Report
Lincoln School #6 (Elementary School) View Report
Madison School #10 (Elementary School) View Report
Roosevelt School #7 (Elementary School) View Report
School #4 Annex (Elementary School) View Report
Washington Irving Sch #4 (Elementary School) View Report
Woodrow Wilson Sch #5 (Elementary School) View Report

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Garfield, NJ Community Information

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