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Ramsey
  • Suburb in New Jersey

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B

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Ramsey is a suburb of New York City with a population of 14,739. Ramsey is in Bergen County and is one of the best places to live in New Jersey. Living in Ramsey offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Residents of Ramsey tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Ramsey are highly rated.

About

About Ramsey...
Population
14,739

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$657,400
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$2,134
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    16%
  • Own
    84%
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Ramsey Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    20.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    13.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    41
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    588.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    88.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    15%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    25%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    42%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    16%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    13%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  11%

Working in Ramsey

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$160,589
National
$75,149

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