Harrington Park, NJ

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Harrington Park Profile


Overview

Harrington Park is a very small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 4,823 people and just one neighborhood, Harrington Park is the 335th largest community in New Jersey.

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

Occupations and Workforce

Harrington Park is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 91.91% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Harrington Park is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Harrington Park who work in management occupations (17.10%), sales jobs (16.42%), and office and administrative support (11.20%).

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.80% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Harrington Park is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.

Because of many things, Harrington Park 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, Harrington Park really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Harrington Park 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 Harrington Park, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.37 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 Harrington Park 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.

Harrington Park Demographics

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Harrington Park, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Harrington Park is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 58.87% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Harrington Park in 2010 was $55,784, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $223,136 for a family of four.

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

Harrington Park also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 20.67%.

The most common language spoken in Harrington Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and Spanish.

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

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Harrington Park 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 16.26
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Harrington Park 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 69

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 17 Condition Alerts found.

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

NORTHERN VALLEY REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Northern Valley Regional High School At Demarest
150 Knickerbocker Rd
Demarest, NJ, 07627
09-12
Norther Valley Reg Old Tappen High Schoo
Central Ave
Old Tappan, NJ, 07675
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 1.5% 37.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.8% 32.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.7% 5.5%

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HARRINGTON PARK SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Jersey

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Better than of NJ school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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
Harrington Park School District
191 Harriot Ave
Harrington Park, NJ, 07640
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 37.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 32.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.5%

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