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Tenafly, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Borough of Tenafly had a population of 15,411 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Tenafly is located at latitude 40.9183 and longitude -73.9505 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Tenafly (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0.58 sq. miles. Bergen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.

The Borough of Tenafly (GNIS ID: 885417) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tenafly population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Tenafly: Tienevlie, Tienevly.

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Tenafly, NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 15,411
Daytime Population: Workers 4,334
Daytime Population: Residents 8,724
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 13,058
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 15,302
Population in Familes 14,169
Population in Group Qrtrs 109
Population Density2 3,350
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $142,233
Average Household Income $210,019
Per Capita Income $68,146


Total Housing Units 5,241 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,762 (71.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,219 (23.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 260 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $803,366
Average Home Value $825,126


Total Households 4,981
Average Household Size 3.07
Family Households 4,135
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.86% 0.83%
Households 0.61% 0.71%
Families 0.61% 0.71%
Median Household Income   1.68%
Per Capita Income   1.7%

Tenafly, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tenafly to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 73 87th
Population Density # 204 63rd
Diversity Index # 168 70th
Median Household Income # 38 93rd
Per Capita Income # 49 91st

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