River Edge, NJ Overview

River Edge is almost exclusively residential and depends on Paramus for expanded amenities.  Just 15 minutes from the Hudson River, the community offers many lush parks and abundant recreational facilities.  Housing options tend to be diverse in architectural style and price range.  Bus and train service are available to New York City for commuting convenience.  Recreational amenities include county and local parks, athletic fields, league sports, tennis courts, a recreation center, outdoor ice-skating rinks, a swimming pool, and a golf course.


Population Growth (since 2000)5%
Population Density (ppl / mile)6,176.00
Household Size (ppl)2.733
Households w/ Children38%

Housing Stability

Annual Residential Turnover7%
5+ Years in Residency50%
Median Year in Residency4.98

Housing Inventory

River Edge, NJ Housing Inventory 1181,0803,1083,1081181,0803,108

Market Overview

33 listings with an estimated median price of $659,000

$100K - 200K1
$300K - 400K2
$400K - 500K6
$500K - 600K4
$600K - 700K8
$700K - 800K5
$800K - 900K4
$900K - 1M2
$1M - Max1
Property TypeCount
Single Family30
Multi Family1

(Data as of 7/7/2020)

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

River Edge, NJ Population Demographics

Total: 11,450


Median Age: 43.00

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

Temperature (degrees F)

River Edge, NJ Temperature

Weather Risk

River Edge, NJ Weather Risk


The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Education Climate Index

River Edge, NJ Education Climate Index

Highest Education Level Attained

River Edge, NJ Highest Education Level Attained 1,814924424282881,6822,4301,814924424282881,682

Employment and Finance


River Edge, NJ Workforce

Income by dollar range (Median Income: $100,659)

River Edge, NJ Income by dollar range 59317868762189414212019144056641748063823031426

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

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Smoking Ban

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The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime equals a score of 1.0, so a score of 2.0 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 0.50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

River Edge, NJ Crime

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