The Borough of Park Ridge had a population of 8,719 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Park Ridge is located at latitude 41.0376 and longitude -74.0407 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Park Ridge encompass a land area of 2.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Bergen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 167 feet.
The Borough of Park Ridge (GNIS ID: 885341) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Park Ridge: Parkridge, Pascack, Paskack.
|Total Population||8,719 (100%)|
|Population in Households||8,509 (97.6%)|
|Population in Families||7,317 (83.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||210 ( 2.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$127,227|
|Average Household Income||$172,542|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||20%|
|Per Capita Income||$65,006|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,460 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,610 (75.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||674 (19.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||176 ( 5.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$601,630|
|Average Home Value||$643,513|
|Housing Affordability Index3||104|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.3%|
|Per Capita Income||1.6%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.11%|
The table below compares Park Ridge to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 170||69th|
|Population Density||# 205||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 92||83rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 155||28th|
|Per Capita Income||# 88||84th|
|Diversity Index||# 274||50th|
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