Real Estate Market Update for Garfield, NJ
Map Information for Garfield, NJ
Area Information for Garfield, NJ
  • Population: 30,879
  • Median Age: 34.73 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 20.55 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 6.909%
  • Population Density: 14,712/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 3.67%
  • Closest Airport: Newark Liberty International
  • Closest College: Felician College
  • Closest Jr. College: Dover Business College
  • Median Household Income: $52,287
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 15.18%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.7 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $240,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: New Jersey Devils
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 21%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Garfield, NJ
Median Age: 34.73 Married: 30% Number of Households: 11,169 Households with Children: 3,991
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Garfield, NJ

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Christopher Columbus School #8 0.1 mi Public K-5 2 4
      Reed Academy 0.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Woodrow Wilson School #5 0.3 mi Public K-5 2-5 3
      Margaret P Muscarelle Child Dev 0.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Garfield High School 0.3 mi Public 9-12 1 2
      Roosevelt School #7 0.4 mi Public K-5 2-5 3
      Bergen Arts And Sciences Charter School 0.6 mi Public K-6 4 4
      Northeast Christian Academy 0.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-11 0 5
      Thomas Jefferson Middle School 0.7 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      Abraham Lincoln School #6 0.8 mi Public K-5 2 3
      Washington Irving School #4 0.8 mi Public 2-5 2-5 3
      James Madison School #10 0.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 3
      School #4 Annex 0.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-1 0 2
      Garfield Early Childhood 0.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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