Cresskill, NJ

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Cresskill Profile


Overview

Cresskill is a somewhat small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 8,812 people and just one neighborhood, Cresskill is the 231st largest community in New Jersey.

Cresskill home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Jersey, but Cresskill real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Cresskill is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 90.87% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Cresskill is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cresskill who work in sales jobs (15.95%), management occupations (13.40%), and office and administrative support (13.21%).

Also of interest is that Cresskill has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Cresskill is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.

Because of many things, Cresskill is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Cresskill really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Cresskill perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

One downside of living in Cresskill, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.83 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.

Even though Cresskill is a smaller borough, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.

Cresskill Demographics

If knowledge is power, Cresskill is a pretty powerful place. 57.00% of the adults in Cresskill have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Cresskill in 2010 was $56,980, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $227,920 for a family of four.

Cresskill is a very ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Cresskill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cresskill residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Cresskill include Irish, German, English, and Polish.

In addition, Cresskill has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (30.56%).

The most common language spoken in Cresskill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and Russian.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Cresskill 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Cresskill 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 16.26
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Cresskill 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 69

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 9 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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CRESSKILL PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NJ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Cresskill High School
1 Lincoln Dr
Cresskill, NJ, 07626
09-12
Edward H. Bryan
51 Brookside Ave
Cresskill, NJ, 07626
PK-05
Merritt Memorial
1 Dogwood Lane
Cresskill, NJ, 07626
PK-05
Cresskill Middle School
1 Lincoln Dr
Cresskill, NJ, 07626
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 2.1% 37.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.4% 32.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.6% 5.5%

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