Harrison, NJ (Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave)




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About Harrison, NJ (Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave median real estate price is $331,781, which is more expensive than 48.8% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey and 74.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave is currently $1,834, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 73.3% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey.

Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Harrison, New Jersey.

Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) small apartment buildings and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave neighborhood are relatively historic, built no later than 1939, and in some cases, quite a bit earlier. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Real estate vacancies in Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave are 6.5%, which is lower than one will find in 66.0% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: People

In a nation where 1 out of every 4 children lives in poverty, the Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave neighborhood stands out as being ranked among the lowest 0.0% of neighborhoods affected by this global issue.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave neighborhood has more Portuguese and South American ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 11.2% of this neighborhood's residents have Portuguese ancestry and 14.4% have South American ancestry.

Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 13.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Portuguese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 99.8% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Corner bodegas, stores on the first floor and apartments above, former grand Victorian residences converted into apartments, three-deckers built shoulder-to-shoulder, duplexes. Such building types define the real estate of neighborhoods dominated by small 2, 3, and 4 unit apartment buildings. Many are in older core neighborhoods of Eastern and Midwestern cities, or historic town centers in their hinterlands. If you wax romantic about the look and feel of such neighborhoods, with fresh pizza, falafel and an independent florist at the corner, then you might find the Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave neighborhood worth a close look. This neighborhood is an absolutely outstanding example of the dominance of small 2, 3, and 4 unit apartment buildings compared to neighborhoods across the nation, as they make up a substantial portion of this neighborhood's real estate stock. In fact, no less than 61.2% of the real estate here is made up of such dwellings, which is higher than 99.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability

Do you like to be surrounded by people from all over the country or world, with different perspectives and life experiences? Or do you instead prefer to be in a neighborhood where most residents have lived there for a long time, creating a sense of cohesiveness? NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood stands out among American neighborhoods for the uniqueness of the mobility of its residents. What is interesting to note, is that the Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country (54.4%) than are found in 98.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

If you like to ride the train to work, this neighborhood may be for you. NeighborhoodScout's research revealed that 17.7% of the Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave neighborhood's commuters ride the train to and from work each day, which is more than we found in 96.1% of America's neighborhoods.


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 Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave neighborhood in Harrison are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 74.2% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 0.0% 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 100.0% 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 Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave neighborhood, 40.2% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 28.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (19.4%), and 11.3% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave neighborhood in Harrison, NJ, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Asian (27.2%). There are also a number of people of South American ancestry (14.4%), and residents who report Portuguese roots (11.2%), and some of the residents are also of Polish ancestry (8.5%), along with some Irish ancestry residents (7.4%), among others. In addition, 54.4% 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 Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave neighborhood is English, spoken by 29.5% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Portuguese, South Asian languages and Chinese.

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 Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (33.8% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (51.5%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also take the train to get to work (17.7%) and 14.3% of residents also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave 0.101011101001110
Harrison 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55
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Frank E Rodgers Blvd S / New Jersey Railroad Ave 0.101011101001110
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Harrison 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 69

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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HARRISON PUBLIC SCHOOLS


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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
Harrison High School
800 Hamilton Street
Harrison, NJ, 07029
09-12
Lincoln Elementary School
221 Cross Street
Harrison, NJ, 07029
PK-03
Washington Middle School
One Nortrh Fifth Street
Harrison, NJ, 07029
06-08
Hamilton Intermediate School
223 Hamilton Street
Harrison, NJ, 07029
04-05

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