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River Vale Township
  • Suburb in New Jersey

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

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River Vale Township is a suburb of New York City with a population of 9,888. River Vale Township is in Bergen County and is one of the best places to live in New Jersey. Living in River Vale Township offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In River Vale Township there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Residents of River Vale Township tend to lean conservative. The public schools in River Vale Township are highly rated.

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About River Vale Township...
Population
9,888

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$655,700
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,219
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    13%
  • Own
    87%
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River Vale Township Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade A
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    0
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    20
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    219.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    10
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    15%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    30%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    35%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    19%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    12%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  11%

Working in River Vale Township

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$178,611
National
$69,021

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