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Population (year 2000): 45,768. Estimated population in July 2005: 46,667 (+2.0% change)
Males: 22,470 (49.1%), Females: 23,298 (50.9%)

Median resident age: 34.0 years
Median household income: $31,980 (year 2000)
Median house value: $218,400 (year 2000)

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Races in West New York:

  • Hispanic (78.7%)
  • Other race (25.2%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (15.5%)
  • Two or more races (7.6%)
  • Black (3.6%)
  • Asian Indian (1.3%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
  • Korean (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Italian (3.9%), United States (2.6%), German (1.7%), Irish (1.7%), Arab (1.1%).

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Elevation: 185 feet

Land area: 1.0 square miles

West

For population 25 years and over in West New York

  • High school or higher: 54.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.3%
  • Unemployed: 10.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West New York town

  • Never married: 33.0%
  • Now married: 46.6%
  • Separated: 5.2%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

65.2% Foreign born (59.2% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +7,057 (+18.2%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: City, NJ (1.9 miles Union pop. 67,088).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: City, NJ Jersey (5.8 miles pop. 240,055).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (8.8 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: NJ (0.6 miles Guttenberg, City, NJ (1.9 miles Union NJ (2.1 miles Fairview, Park, NJ (2.8 miles Cliffside NJ (3.1 miles Ridgefield, NJ Hoboken, (3.3 miles NJ Secaucus, (3.3 miles NJ (3.9 miles Edgewater,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 0 buildings
  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $45,700
  • 1998: 357 buildings, average cost: $37,400
  • 1999: 32 buildings, average cost: $108,700
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $41,900
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $163,600
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000

Latitude: 40.79 N, Longitude: 74.01 W


Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (17.5%), Educational,health and social services (13.2%), Retail trade (11.6%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (11.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -9,711 (-21.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,286 (12.9%)


 

Crime in West New York by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 1 1
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 2.2 2.2
Rapes 2 3 0 7
    per 100,000 4.4 6.6 0.0 15.3
Robberies 74 86 59 77
    per 100,000 161.7 187.9 128.9 168.2
Assaults 88 111 77 48
    per 100,000 192.3 242.5 168.2 104.9
Burglaries 284 266 267 302
    per 100,000 620.5 581.2 583.4 659.8
Thefts 752 738 461 455
    per 100,000 1643.1 1612.5 1007.3 994.1
Auto thefts 251 253 208 166
    per 100,000 548.4 552.8 454.5 362.7
241.7 256.9 192.0 194.7


Average climate in West New York, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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West New York-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New Jersey state average. It is 38% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 33.5 miles away from the West New York 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 10.5 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Main business address for: JACLYN INC (LEATHER & LEATHER PRODUCTS).


Hospitals/medical centers near West New York:
  • PALISADES GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 1 miles; NORTH BERGEN, NJ)
  • ST CLARES HOSPITAL HEALTH CENTER (about 3 miles; NEW YORK, NY)
  • ST LUKES - ROOSEVELT HOSPITAL (about 4 miles; NEW YORK, NY)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to West New York:
  • TETERBORO (about 5 miles; TETERBORO, NJ; ID: TEB)
  • PORT AUTH-DWNTN-MANHATTAN/WALL ST (about 7 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: JRB)
  • LA GUARDIA (about 11 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: LGA)
Other public-use airports nearest to West New York:
  • WEST 30TH ST. (about 3 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: JRA)
  • LITTLE FERRY (about 5 miles; LITTLE FERRY, NJ; ID: 2N7)
  • NEW YORK SKYPORTS INC (about 5 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: 6N7)

Amtrak stations near West New York:
  • 4 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.
  • 10 miles: LA GUARDIA AIRPORT (QUEENS, ) - Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.
  • 12 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 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
Housing and Community Development(Local) 49 $138,041 $33,805 0 $0
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 725 $4,674,745 $77,375 0 $0
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 199 $673,213 $40,595 6 $6,395
Other and Unallocable 18 $40,746 $27,164 0 $0


College/University in West New York:
  • NEW HORIZON INSTITUTE OF COSMETOLOGY INC (Full-time enrollment: 220; Location: 5518 BERGENLINE AVE; Private, for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West New York:
  • CUNY JOHN JAY COLLEGE CRIMINAL JUSTICE (about 3 miles; NEW YORK, NY; Full-time enrollment: 8,338)
  • KATHARINE GIBBS SCHOOL-NEW YORK CITY (about 3 miles; NEW YORK, NY; FT enrollment: 2,394)
  • FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 3 miles; NEW YORK, NY; FT enrollment: 8,092)
  • TECHNICAL CAREER INSTITUTES (about 3 miles; NEW YORK, NY; FT enrollment: 3,830)
  • STEVENS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 4 miles; HOBOKEN, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,793)
  • NEW SCHOOL UNIVERSITY (about 4 miles; NEW YORK, NY; FT enrollment: 6,366)
  • CUNY GRADUATE SCHOOL AND UNIVERSITY CENTER (about 4 miles; NEW YORK, NY; FT enrollment: 3,266)
Public high school in West New York:
  • MEMORIAL HIGH (Students: 1,779; Location: 5501 PARK AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in West New York:
  • ST. JOSEPH OF THE PALISADES HI (Students: 232; Location: 5400 BROADWAY; Grades: 9 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in West New York:
  • NUMBER 1 (Students: 1,080; Location: 6129 MADISON STREET; Grades: KG - 08)
  • HARRY L BAIN (Students: 939; Location: 6200 BROADWAY; Grades: KG - 08)
  • NUMBER 5 (Students: 882; Location: 5401 HUDSON AVE; Grades: KG - 08)
  • NUMBER 2 (Students: 704; Location: 52ND. STREET & BROADWAY; Grades: KG - 08)
  • NUMBER 4 (Students: 530; Location: 317-66TH ST; Grades: KG - 08)
  • NUMBER 3 (Students: 387; Location: 5401 POLK ST; Grades: KG - 08)
  • EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER (Students: 297; Location: 201 57TH STREET; Grades: PK - PK)
Private primary/middle schools in West New York:
  • ST JOSEPH-THE PALISADES SCHOOL (Students: 440; Location: 6408 PALISADE AVENUE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • OUR LADY OF LIBERA SCHOOL (Students: 374; Location: 5800 KENNEDY BOULEVARD; Grades: PK - 8)
Library in West New York:
  • WEST NEW YORK FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $578,407; Location: 425 60TH ST.; 70,095 books; 403 audio materials; 950 video materials; 143 serial subscriptions)

Notable location: West New York Public Library (A).

Churches in West New York include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A), Church of the Lord Jesus Christ (B), Saint Mary's Roman Catholic Church (C), Iglesia Adventista Del Septimo (D), San Pablo Lutheran Church (E), Shaare Zedek Synagogue (F), Gethsemane Baptist Church (G), Templo Fuente De Vida (H).

Parks in West New York include: Saint Mary's Park (1), Columbus Park (2), Donnelly Memorial Park (3), Washington Park (4), Veteran's Memorial Park (5), Memorial Park (6), Miller Stadium (7), Miller Park (8).

Post office: (A).  


West New York compared to New Jersey state average:
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Population density significantly above state average for cities.

Strongest AM radio stations in West New York:
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWRL (1600 AM; 25 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS CORP.-NY)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WWRU (1660 AM; 10 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF NEW YORK LICENSE CORP.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYC (820 AM; 10 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in West New York:
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 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.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • W276AQ (103.1 FM; FORT LEE, NJ; Owner: GERARD A. TURRO)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around West New York:
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, 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)
  • 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.)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; 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)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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