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BAYONNE, NJ Community Information

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History:

According to tradition, Bayonne gets its name from the city of Bayonne in France. It is said that French Huguenots settled there some time before New Amsterdam was founded. A 1904 history suggests that the area's developers named it Bayonne because it is on the shores of two bays, Newark and New York, hence Bay-on, or "on the Bays”. Bayonne was originally formed as a township on April 1, 1861, from portions of Bergen Township. Bayonne was reincorporated as a city by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 10, 1869, replacing Bayonne Township, subject to the results of a referendum held nine days later.

General Information:

Town Name: Bayonne
City Hall: Bayonne City Hall
Address: 630 Avenue C, Bayonne NJ 07002
Phone Number: 201-858-6000
Land Area: 4 square miles
Distance to NYC: 5 miles
Town Website: http://www.bayonnenj.org
Library Website: http://www.bayonnelibrary.org/
Water Service: Municipal Utilities Authority 339-3200
Gas & Electric: P.S.E. & G.
Population: 64,791 Population Density / Mile: 11,144
Median Age: 39.42 Number of Households: 25,960
Average Household Size: 2.486 Households with Children: 7,614
Median Household Income: $57,788 Annual Residential Turnover: 5.6
Population: 64,791 Population Density / Mile: 11,144
% Change in Population Since 2010: 4.59% Male Population: 31,275
Female Population: 33,516 Median Age: 39.42
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Number of Households: 25,960 Average Household Size: 2.486
Households with Children: 7,614 Households without Children: 8,768
Family Households: 16,381 Non-Family Households: 1,381
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Median Household Income: $57,788 Average Household Income: $72,098
Per Capita Income: $28,995 Average Total Household Expenditure: $51,686
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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.

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Annual Precipitation: 48.62 Average January Low Temperature: 24.5
Average January High Temperature: 39.5 Average July Low Temperature: 66.9
Average July High Temperature: 85.6  
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Select a Category to View
ATTRACTIONS - RECREATION  43 Locations
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  15 Locations
BANKS - FINANCIAL  36 Locations
EATING - DRINKING  266 Locations
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC  20 Locations
HEALTH CARE SERVICES  24 Locations
HOSPITALITY  2 Locations
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS  58 Locations
PERSONAL SERVICES  157 Locations
PET SERVICES  9 Locations
SHOPPING  160 Locations
TRAVEL  23 Locations
School Information:
BAYONNE ADULT ALTERNATIVE HIGH SCHOOL Details/Map
BAYONNE HIGH SCHOOL Details/Map
HENRY E. HARRIS NO. 1 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
HORACE MANN NO. 6 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
JOHN M. BAILEY NO.12 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
LINCOLN NO. 5 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
MARY J. DONOHOE NO. 4 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
MIDTOWN COMMUNITY NO.8 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
NICHOLAS ORESKO SCHOOL Details/Map
PHILLIP G. VROOM NO. 2 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
WALTER F. ROBINSON NO.3 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
WASHINGTON COMMUNITY SCHOOL Details/Map
WOODROW WILSON NO. 10 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
New Jersey School Performance Reports:
Bayonne High (Secondary School) View Report
Henry E Harris #1 (Elementary School) View Report
Horace Mann #6 (Elementary School) View Report
John M. Bailey #12 (Elementary School) View Report
Lincoln #5 (Elementary School) View Report
Mary J Donohoe #4 (Elementary School) View Report
Midtown Community Sch #8 (Elementary School) View Report
Nicholas Oresko School (Elementary School) View Report
Philip G Vroom #2 (Elementary School) View Report
Walter F. Robinson #3 (Elementary School) View Report
Washington #9 (Elementary School) View Report
Woodrow Wilson #10 (Elementary School) View Report

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