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Ho-Ho-Kus is a borough in Bergen County, in the New York metro area.

One tradition says the name derives from an Indian term for "red cedar." Another translation is "running water"

The latitude of Ho-Ho-Kus is 40.999N. The longitude is -74.097W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 125 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,074.


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Median household income
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$129,900
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Ho-Ho-Kus demographic reports
Ho-Ho-Kus is on the Saddle River
Former and merged names include:
· Hoppertown
· New Prospect
· Orvil
· Paramus
· Undercliff
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 0. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 0 per 1,000 people.
Filming location for:
· 2002 movie, "Far from Heaven"
Nearby parks & recreation: East Park
Historic sites and museums: The Hermitage
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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14% of Ho-Ho-Kus residents report German ancestry, and 22% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Ho-Ho-Kus ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Ho-Ho-Kus was $63,594, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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68% of Ho-Ho-Kus residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Ho-Ho-Kus, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $1,458.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $2,440.


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Libraries in Ho-Ho-Kus include Ho-Ho-Kus Public Library ... View libraries

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

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The average commute time for Ho-Ho-Kus workers is 33 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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