Ridgewood, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
25,110
Unemployment
3.1%
Poverty
3.3%
Median Home
$744,200
Median Income
$178,958
Median Rent
$2,062

Ridgewood SnackAbility

10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
9
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
3

Ridgewood, NJ Crime Report

141
Total Crimes
563.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-75.99%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Ridgewood
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 141 563.2 1,353.6 2,346.0
Violent Crime 8 32.0 195.4 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.7 6.5
Robbery 1 4.0 49.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 5 20.0 127.9 279.7
Property Crime 133 531.2 1,158.2 1,958.2
Burglary 9 35.9 146.2 314.2
Larceny 115 459.3 896.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 9 35.9 115.7 246.0

Ridgewood, NJ Cost Of Living

176
Ridgewood's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Ridgewood New Jersey National Average
Overall 176 121 100
Services 112 107 100
Groceries 108 107 100
Health 96 100 100
Housing 338 160 100
Transportation 110 106 100
Utilities 105 98 100

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Rankings for Ridgewood in New Jersey

Map Of Ridgewood, NJ

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Population over time in Ridgewood

Year Population % Change
2020 25,110 -0.6%
2019 25,269 -1.1%
2018 25,554 0.5%
2017 25,430 0.2%
2016 25,370 0.4%
2015 25,270 0.6%
2014 25,117 0.5%
2013 24,999 0.4%
2012 24,895 0.3%
2011 24,827 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ridgewood

White
70.7% (17,753)
African American
1.9% (468)
American Indian
0.2% (52)
Asian
15.5% (3,880)
Hawaiian
0.0% (4)
Other
0.1% (30)
Two Or More
2.6% (643)
Hispanic
9.1% (2,280)
Race Ridgewood NJ USA
White 70.7% 54.7% 60.1%
African American 1.9% 12.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 15.5% 9.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.5% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 9.1% 20.4% 18.2%

Gender in Ridgewood

Female
51.0% (12,806)
Male
49.0% (12,304)
Gender Ridgewood NJ USA
Female 51.0% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ridgewood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (502)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (251)
High School / GED
10.0% (2,511)
Some College
7.0% (1,757)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (1,004)
Bachelor's Degree
41.0% (10,295)
Master's Degree
23.0% (5,775)
Professional Degree
7.0% (1,757)
Doctorate Degree
5.0% (1,255)
Education Ridgewood NJ USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 10.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 7.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 41.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 23.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 7.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Ridgewood, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
2.7% (68,614)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.8% (20,882)
$15,000 to $24,999
0.6% (15,811)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.8% (69,509)
$35,000 to $49,999
3.9% (97,850)
$50,000 to $74,999
6.1% (153,040)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.3% (158,112)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.8% (420,936)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.8% (321,295)
$200,000 or more
47.2% (1,184,946)
Income Ridgewood NJ USA
Less than $10,000 2.7% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.8% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 0.6% 6.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.8% 6.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 3.9% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 6.1% 14.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.3% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.8% 17.8% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.8% 10.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 47.2% 14.8% 8.3%

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