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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    B
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    B-
Tenafly is a suburb of New York City with a population of 14,687. Tenafly is in Bergen County and is one of the best places to live in New Jersey. Living in Tenafly offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Tenafly there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Tenafly and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Tenafly are highly rated.
About Tenafly...
Population
14,687

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$807,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,807
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    20.4
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    6.8
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    61.1
    500.1
  • Theft
    142.5
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    47.5
    284

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    18%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    4%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    21%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    47%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    35%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    8%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    7%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    13%

Working in Tenafly

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$159,722
National
$55,322
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Tenafly Reviews

26 reviews
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Quiet environment filled with greens. Excellent location surrounded by many diverse cultures, and easily accessible to highways to many cities including Manhattan. A very good education system raise my kid.
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Tenafly is great town with amazing schools and fun people. It’s a great place to raise a family. From elementary school to high Tenafly public schools offer some of the best schooling In the state with small class sizes and amazing teachers.
Quite safe place to live , beautiful town.
Great to raise kids .
Good school district.
Great sports participation opportunities.
A lot of outdoor activities.
Friendly people