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Roselle Park is a borough in Union County, in the New York metro area.

The latitude of Roselle Park is 40.664N. The longitude is -74.264W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 75 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 13,310.


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Median household income
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$53,717
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Roselle Park demographic reports
Scouts carrying messages to and from Gen. Washington during the Revolutionary War traveled here along Galloping Hill Road

Inventor Guglielmo Marconi based his wireless telegraph operations here. Early radio station WDY, where Eddie Cantor made his broadcast debut, located on the site

Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 27. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 2 per 1,000 people.
Well-known residents have included:
· Rick Barry, basketball player
Historic sites and museums: Roselle Park Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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10% of Roselle Park residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Roselle Park ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Roselle Park was $24,101, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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26% of Roselle Park residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Roselle Park, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $745.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,548.


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Libraries in Roselle Park include Roselle Park Veteran's Memorial Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Roselle Park include Union Leader

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Union County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Roselle Park political report.

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The average commute time for Roselle Park workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 3 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Roselle Park between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 2.3 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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