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Population (year 2000): 40,513. Estimated population in July 2005: 38,771 (-4.3% change)
Males: 20,901 (51.6%), Females: 19,612 (48.4%)

Zip codes: .

Median resident age: 34.7 years
Median household income: $47,757 (year 2000)
Median house value: $158,200 (year 2000)

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Races in Kearny:

  • White Non-Hispanic (60.3%)
  • Hispanic (27.3%)
  • Other race (10.0%)
  • Two or more races (4.3%)
  • Black (4.0%)
  • Chinese (2.1%)
  • Asian Indian (2.1%)
  • Filipino (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Irish (13.4%), Italian (12.1%), Portuguese (11.8%), Polish (7.8%), German (6.2%), United States (2.8%).

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Elevation: 125 feet

Land area: 9.1 square miles

Kearny,

For population 25 years and over in Kearny

  • High school or higher: 70.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 30.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kearny town

  • Never married: 33.0%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

38.2% Foreign born (18.7% Latin America, 13.4% Europe, 5.0% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +5,646 (+16.2%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: NJ Newark, (3.8 miles pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (15.6 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: NJ Harrison, (1.7 miles Newark, NJ (1.9 miles East Arlington, NJ (2.0 miles North NJ Belleville, (2.7 miles NJ (3.3 miles Lyndhurst, NJ Newark, (3.8 miles NJ (4.2 miles Nutley, NJ Bloomfield, (4.5 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 0 buildings
  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $91,500
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $90,800
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $114,500
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $213,800
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2005: 0 buildings

Latitude: 40.76 N, Longitude: 74.14 W

Area codes: 201, 551


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (15.8%), Manufacturing (14.0%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (10.3%), Retail trade (10.1%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +191 (+0.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,150 (18.2%)


 

Crime in Kearny by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 1 1
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 2.5 2.5
Rapes 3 5 4 1
    per 100,000 7.4 12.3 9.9 2.5
Robberies 38 38 46 36
    per 100,000 93.8 93.8 113.5 88.9
Assaults 48 56 46 70
    per 100,000 118.5 138.2 113.5 172.8
Burglaries 229 184 232 169
    per 100,000 565.3 454.2 572.7 417.2
Thefts 867 724 770 743
    per 100,000 2140.1 1787.1 1900.6 1834.0
Auto thefts 210 203 207 192
    per 100,000 518.4 501.1 510.9 473.9
221.4 204.1 220.2 205.1


Average climate in Kearny, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Kearny,

Kearny-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New Jersey state average. It is 35% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the Kearny city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 8/7/1962, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospital/medical center in Kearny:
  • WEST HUDSON HOSPITAL (206 BERGEN AVE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Kearny:
  • CLARA MAASS MEDICAL CENTER (about 3 miles; BELLEVILLE, NJ)
  • ST JAMES HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; NEWARK, NJ)
  • MOUNT CARMEL GUILD (about 4 miles; NEWARK, NJ)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Kearny:
  • NEWARK LIBERTY INTL (about 6 miles; NEWARK, NJ; ID: EWR)
  • TETERBORO (about 9 miles; TETERBORO, NJ; ID: TEB)
  • PORT AUTH-DWNTN-MANHATTAN/WALL ST (about 11 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: JRB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Kearny:
  • NEWARK NR 1 (about 3 miles; NEWARK, NJ; ID: 3N4)
  • WEST 30TH ST. (about 10 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: JRA)
  • LITTLE FERRY (about 11 miles; LITTLE FERRY, NJ; ID: 2N7)

Amtrak stations near Kearny:
  • 3 miles: NEWARK (RAYMOND PLAZA WEST). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 7 miles: NEWARK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (NEWARK, ). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.
  • 11 miles: NEW YORK (PENN STA) (NEW YORK, 7TH AVE. & W. 32ND ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Parks and Recreation 9 $41,128 $54,837 0 $0
Water Supply 8 $37,744 $56,616 0 $0
Transit 0 $0   3 $1,634
Local Libraries 8 $38,466 $57,699 8 $4,084
Other and Unallocable 7 $31,880 $54,651 0 $0
Financial Administration 12 $68,534 $68,534 0 $0
Other Government Administration 8 $30,976 $46,464 1 $283
Judicial and Legal 11 $40,326 $43,992 1 $908
Police Protection - Officers 115 $754,214 $78,700 0 $0
Police - Other 8 $31,362 $47,043 44 $65,620
Firefighters 96 $654,075 $81,759 0 $0
Fire - Other 2 $9,367 $56,202 0 $0
Streets and Highways 25 $106,624 $51,179 3 $3,083
Welfare 2 $7,370 $44,220 5 $3,441
Health 10 $53,077 $63,692 1 $328
Totals for Government 321 $1,905,143 $71,220 66 $79,381


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kearny:
  • RUTGERS UNIVERSITY-NEWARK (about 4 miles; NEWARK, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 6,878)
  • NEW JERSEY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 4 miles; NEWARK, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,565)
  • ESSEX COUNTY COLLEGE (about 4 miles; NEWARK, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,893)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY OF NEW JERSEY (about 4 miles; NEWARK, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,134)
  • HUDSON COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 6 miles; JERSEY CITY, NJ; FT enrollment: 3,630)
  • SAINT PETERS COLLEGE (about 6 miles; JERSEY CITY, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,643)
  • NEW JERSEY CITY UNIVERSITY (about 6 miles; JERSEY CITY, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,582)
Public high schools in Kearny:
  • KEARNY HIGH (Students: 1,660; Location: 336 DEVON ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • HCST KEARNY CENTER (Location: 336 DEVON STREET; Grades: 12 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Kearny:
  • FRANKLIN (Students: 988; Location: 100 DAVIS AVE; Grades: PK - 08)
  • WASHINGTON (Students: 636; Location: 80 BELGROVE DR; Grades: PK - 08)
  • LINCOLN (Students: 635; Location: 101 BEECH ST; Grades: PK - 08)
  • GARFIELD (Students: 552; Location: 360 BELGROVE DR; Grades: PK - 06)
  • SCHUYLER (Students: 501; Location: 644 FOREST ST; Grades: PK - 08)
  • ROOSEVELT (Students: 412; Location: 733 KEARNY AVE; Grades: PK - 06)
Private primary/middle schools in Kearny:
  • SACRED HEART (Students: 424; Location: 22 WILSON AVENUE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST STEPHEN (Students: 302; Location: 131 MIDLAND AVENUE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST CECILIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 249; Location: 114 CHESTNUT STREET; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MT CARMEL GUILD SCHOOL (Students: 58; Location: 60 KINGSLAND AVE; Grades: UG - UG)
Library in Kearny:
  • KEARNY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $874,246; Location: 318 KEARNY AVENUE; 101,664 books; 574 audio materials; 2,865 video materials; 165 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Kearny: Meadows Yard (A), Arlington Station (B), West Arlington Station (C), Hudson County Correctional Center (D), Kearny Generating Station (E), Saint Anthonys Orphanage (F).

Shopping Center: Kearny Plaza Shopping Center (1).

Churches in Kearny include: First Lutheran Church (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), First United Methodist Church (C), Igreja Evangelica (D), Saint Stephen's Church (E), Trinity Episcopal Church (F), Gospel Light Baptist Church (G), Grace United Methodist Church (H).

Cemetery: Arlington Memorial Park (1).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Vreeland Ditch (A), Sawmill Creek (B), Hackensack River (C).

Parks in Kearny include: Riverbank Park (1), Kearny Playground (2).

Post office: (A).  


Kearny compared to New Jersey state average:
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Kearny:
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WNYC (820 AM; 10 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WWRL (1600 AM; 25 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS CORP.-NY)
  • WWRU (1660 AM; 10 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF NEW YORK LICENSE CORP.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WPAT (930 AM; 5 kW; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kearny:
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBGO (88.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: NEWARK PUBLIC RADIO INC.)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)

TV broadcast stations around Kearny:
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLBX-LP (Channel 22; CRANFORD, NJ; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

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