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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
    C+
  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 14,882. Tenafly is in Bergen County and is one of the best places to live in New Jersey. Living in Tenafly offers residents a 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
14,882

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$785,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,717
National
$949
Area Feel
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
    0
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    6.7
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    60.2
    500.1
  • Theft
    320.9
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    53.5
    284

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    19%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    3%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    21%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    45%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    34%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    9%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    8%
    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
$153,906
National
$55,322
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Tenafly Reviews

23 reviews
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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
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I like Tenafly because it is very quiet and a good place to live. The people here are nice and friendly. They are welcoming and the restaurants here are good!
Tenafly is a small town, located 15 minutes from the George Washington Bridge. It is quiet, has fine schools, quality housing, recreational facilities, parks and woodlands.