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River Vale is a township in Bergen County, in the New York metro area.

The latitude of River Vale is 40.995N. The longitude is -74.012W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 128 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 9,449.


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Median household income
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$95,129
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our River Vale demographic reports
River Vale is on the Hackensack River
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 5. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 0.5 per 1,000 people.
Historic sites and museums: Baylor Massacre Burial Site
Record low: The state's lowest temperature on record was reported here on Jan. 29, 1934, at -34 degrees

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14% of River Vale residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the River Vale ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in River Vale was $40,709, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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49% of River Vale residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in River Vale, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $1,092.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $2,286.


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Libraries in River Vale include River Vale Public Library ... View libraries

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

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The average commute time for River Vale workers is 33 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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