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Fort Lee, NJ Neighborhood Information

Neighborhood Facts

Town History

Otherwise known as "Hollywood on the Hudson" for its history of film making, Fort Lee is 2.50 square miles bordered on the north by Englewood Cliffs, on the south by Cliffside Park, on the west by Englewood and Palisades Park and on the east by the Hudson River with its panoramic views of New York City. Despite its rapid commercial and population growth, Fort Lee still retains the charm one expects to find in a small town. The town has a combination of attractive features. Moreover, Fort Lee' s Ethnic & Cultural Heritage have been greatly diversified and arrivals from all nations are settling in the borough.

General Information

Town Name: Fort Lee
City Hall: Fort Lee Borough Hall
Address: 309 Main Street, Fort Lee NJ 07024
Phone Number: 201-592-3570
Land Area: 2.5 square miles
Distance to NYC: 1 miles
Town Website: http://www.fortleenj.org/
Library Website: http://www.bccls.org
Water Service: United Water
Gas & Electric: P.S.E. & G.

Demographics

Quick Facts

Population: 38,241
Population Density / Mile: 15,043
Median Age: 46.23
Number of Households: 17,613
Average Household Size: 2.171
Households with Children: 3,902
Median Household Income: $82,763

Population

Population: 38,241
Population Density / Mile: 15,043
Change in Population Since 2010: 8.08%
Male Population: 17,989
Female Population: 20,252
Median Age: 46.23

Population - Age Range

0-4 years: 2350
5-9 years: 2514
10-14 years: 2271
15-19 years: 1863
20-24 years: 1566
25-29 years: 1584
30-34 years: 1476
35-39 years: 2028
40-44 years: 2726
45-49 years: 3031
50-54 years: 2756
55-59 years: 2669
60-64 years: 2555
65-69 years: 2304
70-74 years: 2316
75-79 years: 1774
80-84 years: 1280
85+ years: 1179

Households

Number of Households: 17,613
Average Household Size: 2.171
Households with Children: 3,902
Households without Children: 6,366
Family Households: 10,268
Non-Family Households: 620

Marital Status

Never Married: 7927
Now Married: 17625
Separated: 484
Widowed: 2419
Divorced: 2652

Income

Median Household Income: $82,763
Average Household Income: $108,760
Per Capita Income: $50,096
Average Total Household Expenditure: $55,970

Median Income By Age

Under 25 years: $21,686
25-44 years: $101,922
45-64 years: $101,105
Over 64 years: $54,361

Household Income by Dollar Range

$0-$10,000 1091
$10,000-$15,000 604
$15,000-$20,000 830
$20,000-$25,000 586
$25,000-$30,000 587
$30,000-$35,000 421
$35,000-$40,000 555
$40,000-$45,000 328
$45,000-$50,000 415
$50,000-$60,000 1118
$60,000-$75,000 1515
$75,000-$100,000 2243
$100,000-$125,000 1922
$125,000-$150,000 1336
$150,000-$200,000 1971
$200,000-$250,000 1173
$250,000-$500,000 501
$500,000 up 420

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.

Level of Education

No High School: 939
Some High School: 729
High School Grad: 4874
Some College: 2991
Associate Degree: 1828
Bachelors Degree: 9999
Graduate Degree: 6319

Employment

White Collar vs. Blue Collar

White Collar: 63
Blue Collar: 37

Geography

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

Pollution Index (Avg. = 100)

Carbon Monoxide 101
Lead 61
Nitrogen Oxide 160
Ozone 68
Particulate Matter 105
Air Pollution 99

Amenities

CATEGORIES
Attractions - Recreation 39 Locations
Automotive Services 49 Locations
Banks - Financial 195 Locations
Eating - Drinking 197 Locations
Farm - Ranch 2 Locations
Government - Public 6 Locations
Health Care Services 364 Locations
Hospitality 19 Locations
Organizations - Associations 34 Locations
Personal Services 943 Locations
Pet Services 7 Locations
Shopping 422 Locations
Travel 65 Locations

Schools

Fort Lee High Secondary
Lewis F. Cole Middle Elementary
Number 1 Elementary
Number 2 Elementary
Number 3 Elementary
Number 4 Elementary

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