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Population (year 2000): 13,281. Estimated population in July 2005: 13,189 (-0.7% change)
Males: 6,469 (48.7%), Females: 6,812 (51.3%)

Median resident age: 36.7 years
Median household income: $53,717 (year 2000)
Median house value: $157,700 (year 2000)

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Races in Roselle Park:

  • White Non-Hispanic (70.8%)
  • Hispanic (16.3%)
  • Asian Indian (6.5%)
  • Other race (4.9%)
  • Two or more races (2.6%)
  • Black (2.4%)
  • Filipino (1.6%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Italian (25.2%), Irish (20.0%), German (12.4%), Polish (7.8%), English (4.0%), United States (2.6%).

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Elevation: 85 feet

Land area: 1.2 square miles

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For population 25 years and over in Roselle Park

  • High school or higher: 82.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Roselle Park borough

  • Never married: 29.1%
  • Now married: 53.4%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

24.8% Foreign born (9.2% Latin America, 8.0% Asia, 6.3% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +483 (+3.8%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: NJ Union, (2.2 miles pop. 54,405).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: NJ Newark, (7.5 miles pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (24.3 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: NJ (1.0 miles Roselle, NJ Kenilworth, (1.6 miles NJ Union, (2.2 miles NJ (2.5 miles Cranford, NJ Linden, (2.5 miles NJ (3.5 miles Hillside, NJ (3.9 miles Garwood, NJ Elizabeth, (4.1 miles

Latitude: 40.67 N, Longitude: 74.27 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 908


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (16.7%), Manufacturing (15.9%), Retail trade (12.6%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,616 (-34.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 769 (10.9%)


 

Crime in Roselle Park by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 0 2 1 0 0 2
    per 100,000 0.0 15.1 7.5 0.0 0.0 15.1
Robberies 12 6 6 10 12 6
    per 100,000 90.4 45.2 45.2 75.3 90.4 45.2
Assaults 3 11 10 4 15 16
    per 100,000 22.6 82.8 75.3 30.1 112.9 120.5
Burglaries 46 45 67 56 113 45
    per 100,000 346.4 338.8 504.5 421.7 850.8 338.8
Thefts 167 135 150 140 139 141
    per 100,000 1257.4 1016.5 1129.4 1054.1 1046.6 1061.7
Auto thefts 45 31 33 42 23 30
    per 100,000 338.8 233.4 248.5 316.2 173.2 225.9
133.3 119.2 132.0 125.6 165.0 127.9


Average climate in Roselle Park, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Roselle

Roselle Park-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.4 miles away from the Roselle Park city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category 3 tornado 33.5 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Roselle Park:
  • UNION HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; UNION, NJ)
  • TRINITAS HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; ELIZABETH, NJ)
  • MUHLENBERG REGIONAL MED CTR (about 3 miles; PLAINFIELD, NJ)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Roselle Park:
  • NEWARK LIBERTY INTL (about 8 miles; NEWARK, NJ; ID: EWR)
  • PORT AUTH-DWNTN-MANHATTAN/WALL ST (about 19 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: JRB)
  • TETERBORO (about 20 miles; TETERBORO, NJ; ID: TEB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Roselle Park:
  • LINDEN (about 5 miles; LINDEN, NJ; ID: LDJ)
  • NEWARK NR 1 (about 10 miles; NEWARK, NJ; ID: 3N4)
  • MORRISTOWN MUNI (about 13 miles; MORRISTOWN, NJ; ID: MMU)

Amtrak stations near Roselle Park:
  • 6 miles: NEWARK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (NEWARK, ). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.
  • 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.
  • 9 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.

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 13 $38,710 $35,732 0 $0
Welfare 0 $0   2 $2,214
Health 0 $0   4 $4,804
Sewerage 3 $10,406 $41,624 1 $565
Parks and Recreation 0 $0   2 $1,131
Firefighters 0 $0   17 $4,760
Police Protection - Officers 33 $180,576 $65,664 24 $19,532
Judicial and Legal 3 $8,832 $35,328 5 $3,531
Other Government Administration 9 $24,939 $33,252 11 $4,587
Financial Administration 5 $15,378 $36,907 1 $861
Police - Other 4 $8,241 $24,723 0 $0
Local Libraries 4 $11,453 $34,359 15 $6,412
Totals for Government 74 $298,534 $48,410 82 $48,398


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Roselle Park:
  • KEAN UNIVERSITY (about 3 miles; UNION, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 8,627)
  • UNION COUNTY COLLEGE (about 3 miles; CRANFORD, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,856)
  • SETON HALL UNIVERSITY (about 6 miles; SOUTH ORANGE, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,509)
  • RUTGERS UNIVERSITY-NEWARK (about 9 miles; NEWARK, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,878)
  • NEW JERSEY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 9 miles; NEWARK, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,565)
  • ESSEX COUNTY COLLEGE (about 9 miles; NEWARK, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,893)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY OF NEW JERSEY (about 9 miles; NEWARK, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,134)
Public high school in Roselle Park:
  • ROSELLE PARK HIGH (Students: 843; Location: 185 W WEBSTER AVE; Grades: 08 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Roselle Park:
  • SHERMAN (Students: 323; Location: 375 E GRANT AVE; Grades: KG - 05)
  • ROSELLE PARK MIDDLE (Students: 320; Location: 57 W GRANT AVE; Grades: 06 - 07)
  • ROBERT GORDON (Students: 297; Location: 59 WEST GRANT AVENUE; Grades: KG - 05)
  • ERNEST J FINIZIO - ALDENE (Students: 259; Location: 339 WEST WEBSTER AVENUE; Grades: KG - 05)
Library in Roselle Park:
  • ROSELLE PARK VETERANS MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $410,561; Location: 404 CHESTNUT STREET; 60,607 books; 775 audio materials; 409 video materials; 129 serial subscriptions)

Notable location: Veteran's Memorial Library (A).

Churches in Roselle Park include: Church of the Assumption (A), Community United Methodist Church (B).

Post office: (A).  


Roselle Park compared to New Jersey state average:
  • Median household income above 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.
  • Population density above state average for cities.

Strongest AM radio stations in Roselle Park:
  • WJDM (1530 AM; 10 kW; ELIZABETH, NJ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF NEW YORK LICENSE CORP)
  • 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)
  • WNSW (1430 AM; 5 kW; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING INC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WNYC (820 AM; 10 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Roselle Park:
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WKNJ-FM (90.3 FM; UNION TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: KEAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFME (94.7 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WSOU (89.5 FM; SOUTH ORANGE, NJ; Owner: SETON HALL UNIVERSITY)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WFMU (91.1 FM; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: AURICLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBGO (88.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: NEWARK PUBLIC RADIO INC.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Roselle Park:
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WLBX-LP (Channel 22; CRANFORD, NJ; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJB (Channel 58; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)

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