West Milford, NJ (Clinton / Oak Ridge)




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About West Milford, NJ (Clinton / Oak Ridge)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Clinton / Oak Ridge median real estate price is $358,824, which is more expensive than 56.1% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey and 77.2% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Clinton / Oak Ridge is currently $1,529, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 52.1% of New Jersey neighborhoods.

Clinton / Oak Ridge is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in West Milford, New Jersey.

Clinton / Oak Ridge 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 Clinton / Oak Ridge neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Real estate vacancies in Clinton / Oak Ridge are 7.5%, which is lower than one will find in 60.0% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Clinton / Oak Ridge 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: Diversity

Did you know that the Clinton / Oak Ridge neighborhood has more Dutch and Italian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 5.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Dutch ancestry and 22.7% have Italian ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

Priests and therapists would like to think they know the secrets to a truly successful marriage, but according to NeighborhoodScout's research, the folks of the Clinton / Oak Ridge neighborhood may actually hold the key. 65.8% of its residents are married, which is a higher percentage than is found in 95.2% of the neighborhoods in America.

In addition, if you're looking for a great spot to raise a family, then look no further than the Clinton / Oak Ridge neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's analysis found that the combination of good quality public schools, above-average safety from crime, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family homes, help make this neighborhood among the top 11.0% of family-friendly neighborhoods across the state of New Jersey. In addition, there are a high proportion of other families with school-aged children living here, making it easy for parents and their children to socialize and develop a sense of community support. In addition, families here highly value education, as is reflected by the strength of the local schools, in part due to the educational attainment of the parents here, who vote in support of the public schools. In addition to being an excellent choice for families with school-aged children, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for urban sophisticates.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Clinton / Oak Ridge neighborhood in West Milford 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 91.9% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 6.2% 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 74.3% 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 Clinton / Oak Ridge neighborhood, 46.8% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 28.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (13.6%), and 10.0% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the Clinton / Oak Ridge neighborhood in West Milford, NJ, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (28.2%). There are also a number of people of Italian ancestry (22.7%), and residents who report Irish roots (21.7%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (10.5%), along with some Polish ancestry residents (8.7%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Clinton / Oak Ridge neighborhood is English, spoken by 89.3% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (4.4%).

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Clinton / Oak Ridge neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (34.8% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

Here most residents (92.2%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (5.4%) . 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

67 Vital Statistics. 6 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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Clinton / Oak Ridge 0.101011101001110
West Milford 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55
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Clinton / Oak Ridge 0.101011101001110
West Milford 0.101011101001110
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West Milford 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 69

Neighborhood Public School Data

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WEST MILFORD TOWNSHIP PUBLIC 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
West Milford High School
67 Highlander Drive
West Milford, NJ, 07480
09-12
Apshawa Elementary School
140 High Crest Drive
West Milford, NJ, 07480
KG-06
Macopin Middle School
70 Highlander Drive
West Milford, NJ, 07480
07-08
Marshall Hill Elementary School
210 Marshall Hill Road
West Milford, NJ, 07480
KG-06
Paradise Knoll Elementary School
103 Paradise Road
Oak Ridge, NJ, 07438
KG-06
Upper Greenwood Lake Elementary School
41 Henry Road
Hewitt, NJ, 07421
PK-06
Westbrook Elementary School
55 Nosenzo Pond Road
West Milford, NJ, 07480
KG-06
Maple Road Elementary School
36 Maple Road
West Milford, NJ, 07480
PK-06

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