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Bergenfield is a borough in Bergen County, in the New York metro area.

The latitude of Bergenfield is 40.927N. The longitude is -73.997W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 66 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 26,181.


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Median household income
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$62,172
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Bergenfield demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Schraalenburgh
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 26. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 1 per 1,000 people.
Historic sites and museums: Bergenfield 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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National index: 100
Local index: 101

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9% of Bergenfield residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Bergenfield ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Bergenfield was $24,706, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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32% of Bergenfield residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Bergenfield, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $794.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,772.


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Libraries in Bergenfield include Bergenfield Free Public Library ... View libraries

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Bergen County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Bergenfield political report.

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The average commute time for Bergenfield workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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

This is a rate of 1.1 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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