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Ridgefield Park, NJ Community Information

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History:

In 1860 only 15 families resided in Ridgefield Park, with stages bringing people into New York. In 1886, the first school was built and by 1888 the population had grown to almost five hundred people, with farming as the principal occupation. By that time there were thirty nine school children and one teacher. The village form of government was instituted by 1892 with a territory of 620 acres.

General Information:

Town Name: Ridgefield Park
City Hall: Ridgefield Park Village Hall
Address: 234 Main Street, Ridgefield Park NJ 07660
Phone Number: 201-641-4950
Land Area:
Distance to NYC: 5 miles
Town Website: http://www.ridgefieldpark.org
Library Website: http://www.bccls.org
Water Service: United Water Company
Gas & Electric: P.S.E.&G.
  • Quick Facts
    Population: 12,682 Population Density / Mile: 7,449
    Median Age: 40.93 Number of Households: 4,840
    Average Household Size: 2.619 Households with Children: 1,665
    Median Household Income: $67,084
  • Population
    Population: 12,682 Population Density / Mile: 7,449
    % Change in Population Since 2010: -.5% Male Population: 6,190
    Female Population: 6,492 Median Age: 40.93
  • Households
    Number of Households: 4,840 Average Household Size: 2.619
    Households with Children: 1,665 Households without Children: 1,643
    Family Households: 3,307 Non-Family Households: 187
  • Income
    Median Household Income: $67,084 Average Household Income: $88,218
    Per Capita Income: $33,677 Average Total Household Expenditure: $56,158
  • Education
    Educational Climate Index: 4

    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: 49.69 Average January Low Temperature: 26.2
Average January High Temperature: 38 Average July Low Temperature: 68.8
Average July High Temperature: 84.2  
Select a Category to View
ATTRACTIONS - RECREATION  3 Locations
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  19 Locations
BANKS - FINANCIAL  16 Locations
EATING - DRINKING  50 Locations
FARM - RANCH  1 Locations
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC  5 Locations
HEALTH CARE SERVICES  29 Locations
HOSPITALITY  2 Locations
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS  15 Locations
PERSONAL SERVICES  165 Locations
PET SERVICES  2 Locations
SHOPPING  79 Locations
TRAVEL  13 Locations
School Information:
GRANT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
LINCOLN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
RIDGEFIELD PARK JR SR HIGH SCHOOL Details/Map
ROOSEVELT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
New Jersey School Performance Reports:
Grant (Elementary School) View Report
Lincoln Elem School (Elementary School) View Report
Ridgefield Park Jr Sr Hs (Secondary School) View Report
Roosevelt (Elementary School) View Report

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Ridgefield Park, NJ Community Information

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