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Berkeley Heights, NJ Community Information

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History:

What is now Berkeley Heights was originally incorporated as New Providence Township on November 8, 1809, from portions of Springfield Township, while the area was still part of Essex County. New Providence Township became part of the newly-formed Union County at its creation. On November 6, 1951, the name of the township was changed to Berkeley Heights.

General Information:

Town Name: BERKELEY HEIGHTS
City Hall: Town Hall
Address: 29 Park Avenue, BERKELEY HEIGHTS NJ 07922
Phone Number: 908-464-2700
Land Area: 6.3 square miles
Distance to NYC: 30 miles
Town Website: http://www.berkeleyheightstwpnj.gov/
Library Website: https://unioncounty.overdrive.com/
Water Service:
Gas & Electric:
  • Quick Facts
    Population: 13,743 Population Density / Mile: 2,211
    Median Age: 46.08 Number of Households: 4,676
    Average Household Size: 2.848 Households with Children: 1,951
    Median Household Income: $141,224
  • Population
    Population: 13,743 Population Density / Mile: 2,211
    % Change in Population Since 2010: 2.55% Male Population: 6,537
    Female Population: 7,206 Median Age: 46.08
  • Households
    Number of Households: 4,676 Average Household Size: 2.848
    Households with Children: 1,951 Households without Children: 1,813
    Family Households: 3,764 Non-Family Households: 92
  • Income
    Median Household Income: $141,224 Average Household Income: $184,174
    Per Capita Income: $64,592 Average Total Household Expenditure: $61,890
  • 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: 49.63 Average January Low Temperature: 21.5
Average January High Temperature: 38.5 Average July Low Temperature: 63.1
Average July High Temperature: 86.6  
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SHOPPING  113 Locations
PET SERVICES  4 Locations
ATTRACTIONS - RECREATION  19 Locations
TRAVEL  8 Locations
BANKS - FINANCIAL  56 Locations
HOSPITALITY  5 Locations
PERSONAL SERVICES  257 Locations
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS  13 Locations
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC  7 Locations
HEALTH CARE SERVICES  76 Locations
School Information:
COLUMBIA MIDDLE SCHOOL Details/Map
GOVERNOR LIVINGSTON HIGH SCHOOL Details/Map
MARY KAY MCMILLIN EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER Details/Map
MOUNTAIN PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
THOMAS P. HUGHES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
WILLIAM WOODRUFF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
New Jersey School Performance Reports:
Columbia (Elementary School) View Report
Governor Livingston H S (Secondary School) View Report
Mcmillin Early Child Cntr (Elementary School) View Report
Mountain Park (Elementary School) View Report
Thomas P. Hughes (Elementary School) View Report
William Woodruff (Elementary School) View Report

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Berkeley Heights, NJ Community Information

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