Found within zip codes: 07410
Popular real estate near Fair Lawn, NJ (Berdan Ave / River Rd)
Berdan Ave / River Rd median real estate prices are $363,128, which is more expensive than 72.4% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey and 84.7% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Berdan Ave / River Rd are currently $1,247, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 77.8% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey.
Berdan Ave / River Rd is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Fair Lawn, New Jersey.
Berdan Ave / River Rd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Berdan Ave / River Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.
In Berdan Ave / River Rd, the current vacancy rate is 1.4%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 93.8% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Berdan Ave / River Rd is very tight compared to the demand for property here.Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Fair Lawn, the Berdan Ave / River Rd neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Berdan Ave / River Rd neighborhood has more Ukrainian and Italian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.4% of this neighborhood's residents have Ukrainian ancestry and 19.8% have Italian ancestry.
Berdan Ave / River Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.5% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Hebrew at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 99.4% of the neighborhoods in America.Notable & Unique: People
One of the really interesting characteristics about the Berdan Ave / River Rd neighborhood is that, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for college students. Due to its popularity among college students who already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during school breaks, you'll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age children can rest easy knowing that this neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 3.8% of college-friendly places to live in the state of New Jersey. In addition to being an excellent choice for college students, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for urban sophisticates and families with school-aged children.The Neighbors The Neighbors: Income
How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.
The neighbors in the Berdan Ave / River Rd neighborhood in Fair Lawn are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 94.4% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 7.4% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 66.7% of America's neighborhoods.The Neighbors: Occupations
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place. In the Berdan Ave / River Rd neighborhood, 43.8% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 21.6% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (17.7%), and 16.9% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today. In the Berdan Ave / River Rd neighborhood in Fair Lawn, NJ, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (19.8%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (9.8%) , and residents who report Asian roots (8.5%) , and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (8.4%) , along with some Polish ancestry residents (5.2%), among others. In addition, 19.1% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.The Neighbors: Languages
The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Berdan Ave / River Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 74.8% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Russian, South Asian languages and Hebrew.Getting to Work
Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Berdan Ave / River Rd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (36.2% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (82.5%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also take the train to get to work (5.3%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.
|MEDIAN HOUSE VALUE||$363,128|
HOUSE VALUE RANGE
|RENTAL PRICE||High cost relative to NJ, very high cost relative to the nation|
|NEIGHBORHOOD LOOK, FEEL, & CHARACTER||DETAILS|
|THE SETTING||Urban (based on population density)|
|TYPE OF HOMES / DWELLINGS||Mostly Single-family homes and a few Small apartment buildings|
|SIZE OF HOMES / DWELLINGS||Mostly Medium-sized dwellings (3 or 4 bedrooms), some Large dwellings (4 or 5 bedrooms) and a few Small dwellings (1, 2, or no bedrooms)|
|AGE OF HOMES / DWELLINGS||Mostly Well established older homes (Built 1940 - 1969), some Historic homes (Built 1939 or earlier) and some Established but not old (Built 1970 – 1999)|
|HOMEOWNERSHIP||Mostly Owner occupied|
|SPECIAL CHARACTER||Mostly Urban Sophisticates, Walkable and Hip & Trendy|
|AGE & LIFESTYLE||Mostly Young singles-upwardly mobile (young, educated, professionally employed, and single), some Mixed ages, some Families with children (family households with school-aged children), some Seniors (people 65 and over) and some College students (people currently attending college)|
|EDUCATION LEVEL||Rating: 9 (5 is average for the U.S., 10 is most educated)|
|INCOME||Wealthy (among the 15% most wealthy communities in America)|
|OCCUPATIONS||Mostly Executive, managerial & professional, some Clerical, assistants & technical support, some Sales & Service workers, some Manufacturing & Laborers and some Government employees|
|ETHNICITY / ANCESTRY||Mostly White (non-Hispanic), some Italian ancestry, some Hispanic, some East Asian, some Irish ancestry, some Puerto Rican, some Asian Indian, some Arabian and some Black|
|LANGUAGES||Mostly English speaking, some Spanish speaking and some Russian speaking|
|SCHOOLS IN THIS NEIGHBORHOOD *||GRADES|
FAIR LAWN HIGH
14 00 BERDAN AVE, FAIR LAWN, NJ 07410
MEMORIAL MIDDLE SCHOOL
12 00 FIRST ST, FAIR LAWN, NJ 07410
JOHN A FORREST
10 00 HOPPER AVE, FAIR LAWN, NJ 07410
* Depending on where you live in this neighborhood, your children may attend these schools or other schools outside the neighborhood. Always check with your local school department to determine which schools your children may attend based on your specific address and your child's grade-level.
This neighborhood is served by one 1 district.
4,817 Students enrolled in District
READING & MATH
|ETHNIC/RACIAL GROUPS||THIS DISTRICT||THIS STATE|
|WHITE (NON-HISPANIC) (%)||70.6||51.5|
|ASIAN OR PACIFIC ISLANDER (%)||12.9||8.6|
|AMERICAN INDIAN OR NATIVE OF ALASKA (%)||0.2||0.1|
|ECONOMIC GROUPS||THIS DISTRICT||THIS STATE|
|ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED (%)||8.9||31.8|
|FOR THIS DISTRICT||PER STUDENT||TOTAL||% OF TOTAL|
|NEIGHBORHOOD EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT|
|ADULTS IN NEIGHBORHOOD WITH COLLEGE DEGREE OR HIGHER (%)||44.2|
|CHILDREN IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD LIVING IN POVERTY (%)||7.4|
|PERIOD||TOTAL APPRECIATION||AVG. ANNUAL RATE||COMPARED TO NJ*||COMPARED TO AMERICA*|
|LAST 10 YEARS|
|LAST 5 YEARS|
|LAST 2 YEARS|
|LAST 12 MONTHS|
|* 10 is highest|
Berdan Ave / River Rd neighborhood appreciation rates are for subscribers only. Fair Lawn, NJ appreciation rates (city-wide averages) are open to all visitors.
National Median 3.9
My chances of becoming a victim
in Berdan Ave / River Rd SUBSCRIBE FOR DETAIL
in Fair Lawn 1 in 1167
in New Jersey 1 in 324
National Median 29.1
My chances of becoming a victim
in Berdan Ave / River Rd SUBSCRIBE FOR DETAIL
in Fair Lawn 1 in 85
in New Jersey 1 in 46
Berdan Ave / River Rd neighborhood Crime data are subscription only. Fair Lawn, NJ crime rates (city-wide averages) are open to all visitors.
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