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Population (year 2000): 6,602. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,635 (+0.5% change)
Males: 3,112 (47.1%), Females: 3,490 (52.9%)

Median resident age: 46.4 years
Median household income: $97,195 (year 2000)
Median house value: $346,100 (year 2000)

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Races in Mountainside:

  • White Non-Hispanic (92.6%)
  • Hispanic (3.0%)
  • Chinese (1.2%)
  • Black (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Asian Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: Italian (23.4%), German (20.1%), Irish (15.5%), Polish (12.2%), English (8.7%), Russian (3.7%).

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Elevation: 142 feet

Land area: 4.0 square miles

Mountainside,

For population 25 years and over in Mountainside

  • High school or higher: 92.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 47.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mountainside borough

  • Never married: 16.2%
  • Now married: 70.1%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 3.4%

13.3% Foreign born (7.6% Europe, 3.0% Asia, 2.2% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -61 (-0.9%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: NJ Union, (6.0 miles pop. 54,405).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: NJ Newark, (12.4 miles pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (30.1 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: NJ (2.3 miles Westfield, NJ Summit, (2.5 miles NJ (2.8 miles Springfield, NJ (3.0 miles Garwood, Plains, NJ Scotch (3.2 miles NJ (3.3 miles Fanwood, Providence, NJ (3.5 miles New NJ (4.0 miles Cranford,

Latitude: 40.68 N, Longitude: 74.36 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 908


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (21.4%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (17.3%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (13.7%), Manufacturing (12.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,147 (+32.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 398 (14.1%)


 

Crime in Mountainside by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 15.1 0.0 0.0
Robberies 3 2 0 0
    per 100,000 45.4 30.3 0.0 0.0
Assaults 7 8 1 4
    per 100,000 106.0 121.2 15.1 60.6
Burglaries 12 13 7 11
    per 100,000 181.8 196.9 106.0 166.6
Thefts 68 77 50 40
    per 100,000 1030.0 1166.3 757.3 605.9
Auto thefts 62 21 31 13
    per 100,000 939.1 318.1 469.6 196.9
163.9 125.3 78.3 63.8


Average climate in Mountainside, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Mountainside,

Mountainside-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.9 miles away from the Mountainside city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category 3 tornado 27.6 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospital/medical center in Mountainside:
  • CHILDRENS SPECIALIZED HOSP (150 NEW PROVIDENCE ROAD)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Mountainside:
  • SUMMIT HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; SUMMIT, NJ)
  • TRINITAS HOSPITAL (about 5 miles; ELIZABETH, NJ)
  • MUHLENBERG REGIONAL MED CTR (about 5 miles; PLAINFIELD, NJ)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Mountainside:
  • NEWARK LIBERTY INTL (about 14 miles; NEWARK, NJ; ID: EWR)
  • TETERBORO (about 25 miles; TETERBORO, NJ; ID: TEB)
  • PORT AUTH-DWNTN-MANHATTAN/WALL ST (about 25 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: JRB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Mountainside:
  • MORRISTOWN MUNI (about 8 miles; MORRISTOWN, NJ; ID: MMU)
  • LINDEN (about 10 miles; LINDEN, NJ; ID: LDJ)
  • ESSEX COUNTY (about 15 miles; CALDWELL, NJ; ID: CDW)

Amtrak stations near Mountainside:
  • 8 miles: METROPARK (ISELIN, 100 MIDDLESEX-ESSEX TPK.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: NEWARK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (NEWARK, ). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.
  • 14 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mountainside:
  • UNION COUNTY COLLEGE (about 4 miles; CRANFORD, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 5,856)
  • KEAN UNIVERSITY (about 7 miles; UNION, NJ; FT enrollment: 8,627)
  • DREW UNIVERSITY (about 7 miles; MADISON, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • SETON HALL UNIVERSITY (about 9 miles; SOUTH ORANGE, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,509)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY OF NEW JERSEY (about 13 miles; NEWARK, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,134)
  • RUTGERS UNIVERSITY-NEWARK (about 14 miles; NEWARK, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,878)
  • NEW JERSEY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 14 miles; NEWARK, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,565)
Public primary/middle schools in Mountainside:
  • DEERFIELD ELEMENTARY (Students: 660; Location: 302 CENTRAL AVENUE; Grades: PK - 08)
  • BEECHWOOD SCHOOL (Location: 1497 WOODACRES DRIVE; Grades: PK - 02)
  • DEVEL L C-MOUNTAINSIDE (Location: 1497 WOODACRES DRIVE; Grades: UG - UG)
Library in Mountainside:
  • MOUNTAINSIDE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $380,152; Location: CONSTITUTION PLAZA; 51,210 books; 2,004 audio materials; 1,733 video materials; 130 serial subscriptions)

Reservoir: Lake Surprise (A).

Park in Mountainside: Echo Lake Park (1).


Mountainside compared to New Jersey state average:
  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Mountainside:
  • 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.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WJDM (1530 AM; 10 kW; ELIZABETH, NJ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF NEW YORK LICENSE CORP)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • 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.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WNSW (1430 AM; 5 kW; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING INC)
  • WMTR (1250 AM; 7 kW; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mountainside:
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFME (94.7 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WFMU (91.1 FM; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: AURICLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WAWZ (99.1 FM; ZAREPHATH, NJ; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)

TV broadcast stations around Mountainside:
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WLBX-LP (Channel 22; CRANFORD, NJ; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, 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.)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNJB (Channel 58; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • 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)
  • W54CZ (Channel 54; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W36AS (Channel 36; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)

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