This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, North Bergen Township has a low population density. North Bergen Township is perfect for those who want to be in the city without constantly rubbing shoulders.
North Bergen Township, NJ is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 8/10 and an overall value of 8/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. North Bergen Township has a population density of 10,632, with 55,242 current residents.
Out of the 55,242 current residents, 48% are male and 52% are female. 54% of the residents are married and 46% are single.
- 60% Sun
- 44% Rain
- 27% Snow
55°F average temperature
- 52 years Median home age
- $320,460 Median home price
- -23.03% Home appreciation rate
- 29.69% Annual property tax
As for living in North Bergen Township, the air quality is 14% and the weather, on average, is 60% sunny, 44% rainy, and 27% snowy. The average temperature is 55°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in North Bergen Township, you should know that 34.4% of homes are owned while 58.5% of homes are rented, and 7.1% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $320,460, the median age of homes is 52 years, the annual home appreciation is -23.03% and the annual property tax is 29.69%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)4
When looking at the community of North Bergen Township, it’s important to determine the crime rate. North Bergen Township’s crime rate is 4 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in North Bergen Township is 38 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 72.84% Democratic, 26.16% Republican, and 1.00% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:13
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
69%High school diploma
3%Some college or associates degree
7%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at North Bergen Township, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 11.80% of residents are unemployed in North Bergen Township (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed North Bergen Township residents: 11% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 15.95% are in the arts and sciences field, 14.3% are in the customer service field, 31.6% are in the sales field, 0.11% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 6.7% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 20.4% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:13. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 68.67%, 3.37% of residents have an associate’s degree, 12.47% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 7.13% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in North Bergen Township, you should be aware that the average commute time is 35 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of North Bergen Township have a few different options. 53% of commuters use their own cars, 15% of commuters carpool, 26% of commuters use the transit system, and 1% of residents work from home.