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Little Ferry is a borough in Bergen County, in the New York metro area.
The community was named for a ferry operating on the Hackensack River
The latitude of Little Ferry is 40.852N. The longitude is -74.042W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 10 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 10,799.
An explosives factory built by Alfred Nobel blew up here in 1866
Sections below provide additional information and links about Little Ferry demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Bergen County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Bergen-Passaic area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 07643 ZIP code.
11% of Little Ferry residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Little Ferry ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Little Ferry was $24,210, compared with $21,587 nationally.
24% of Little Ferry residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Little Ferry, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $768. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,718.
Libraries in Little Ferry include Little Ferry Free Public Library ... View libraries
Bergen County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Little Ferry political report.
The average commute time for Little Ferry workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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