Ridgefield Park, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Ridgefield Park, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
12,928
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
9.3%
Median Home
$367,500
Median Income
$81,908
Median Rent
$1,402

Ridgefield Park SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
4

Ridgefield Park, NJ Crime Report

161
Total Crimes
1,247.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-46.82%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Ridgefield Park
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 161 1,247.7 1,353.6 2,346.0
Violent Crime 6 46.5 195.4 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.7 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 49.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 6 46.5 127.9 279.7
Property Crime 155 1,201.2 1,158.2 1,958.2
Burglary 3 23.2 146.2 314.2
Larceny 139 1,077.2 896.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 13 100.7 115.7 246.0

Ridgefield Park, NJ Cost Of Living

141
Ridgefield Park's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Ridgefield Park New Jersey National Average
Overall 141 121 100
Services 131 107 100
Groceries 149 107 100
Health 112 100 100
Housing 165 160 100
Transportation 133 106 100
Utilities 98 98 100

Ridgefield Park, NJ Photos

Ridgefield Park New Jersey Municipal Building
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Ridgefield Park in New Jersey

Map Of Ridgefield Park, NJ

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Population over time in Ridgefield Park

Year Population % Change
2020 12,928 -0.0%
2019 12,934 -1.0%
2018 13,070 0.7%
2017 12,976 0.1%
2016 12,969 0.7%
2015 12,875 0.4%
2014 12,819 0.5%
2013 12,761 0.4%
2012 12,710 0.2%
2011 12,690 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ridgefield Park

White
37.2% (4,808)
African American
3.2% (416)
American Indian
0.0% (3)
Asian
10.0% (1,291)
Hawaiian
0.1% (12)
Other
0.2% (20)
Two Or More
2.4% (309)
Hispanic
46.9% (6,069)
Race Ridgefield Park NJ USA
White 37.2% 54.7% 60.1%
African American 3.2% 12.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 10.0% 9.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.5% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 46.9% 20.4% 18.2%

Gender in Ridgefield Park

Female
50.3% (6,509)
Male
49.7% (6,418)
Gender Ridgefield Park NJ USA
Female 50.3% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ridgefield Park for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (517)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (646)
High School / GED
28.0% (3,619)
Some College
18.0% (2,327)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (904)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (3,102)
Master's Degree
11.0% (1,422)
Professional Degree
2.0% (258)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (129)
Education Ridgefield Park NJ USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Ridgefield Park, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
3.2% (41,790)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.9% (37,206)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.4% (95,443)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (129,145)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.0% (103,262)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.9% (205,985)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.9% (102,183)
$100,000 to $149,999
22.5% (290,644)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.4% (146,939)
$200,000 or more
10.8% (140,199)
Income Ridgefield Park NJ USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.4% 6.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 6.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.0% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.9% 14.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.9% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 22.5% 17.8% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.4% 10.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 10.8% 14.8% 8.3%

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