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Housing
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Affordability
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Diversity
9.5
Safety
9
Amenities
10
Education
9
Commute
3

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Fort Lee, New Jersey Info Snack

Fort Lee is a borough at the eastern border of Bergen County, New Jersey, United States, in the New York City Metropolitan Area, situated atop the Hudson Palisades. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough's population was 35,345, reflecting a decline of 116 (0.3%) from the 35,461 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 3,464 (+10.8%) from the 31,997 counted in the 1990 Census. The borough is the western terminus of the George Washington Bridge and is located across the Hudson River from the Manhattan borough of New York City. Named for the site of an early American Revolutionary War military encampment, it later became the birthplace of the American film industry.
Population
37,058
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
11.4%
Median Home
$332,500
Median Income
$76,578
Median Rent
$1,665

1 Reviews & Comments About Fort Lee

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

08/27/2018

Low to no crime. The school district is one of the best. Very calm environment. Variety of cultures in one town.

A lot of Korean and Spanish restaurants to eat at.

Rankings for Fort Lee in New Jersey

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Map Of Fort Lee, NJ

Population over time in Fort Lee

Year Population % Change
2017 37,058 1.2%
2016 36,607 1.0%
2015 36,251 0.6%
2014 36,048 1.2%
2013 35,617 0.6%
2012 35,420 0.4%
2011 35,274 0.3%
2010 35,161 -

Crime in Fort Lee Per 100k

Crime Fort Lee NJ USA
Violent Crime 68.3 228.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.6 5.3
Robbery 15.8 87.7 98.0
Aggravated Assault 44.6 120.8 248.9
Property Crime 782.3 1555.5 2362.0
Burglary 131.3 265.3 430.4
Larceny 609.0 1155.1 1694.0
Car Theft 42.0 135.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Fort Lee

White
41.5% (15,378)
African American
1.9% (692)
American Indian
0.3% (108)
Asian
41.4% (15,332)
Hawaiian
0.0% (9)
Other
0.2% (72)
Two Or More
1.7% (612)
Hispanic
13.1% (4,855)
Race Fort Lee NJ USA
White 41.5% 56.1% 61.5%
African American 1.9% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 41.4% 9.4% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 13.1% 19.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Fort Lee, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
7.3% (270,523)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (181,584)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.7% (285,346)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.7% (211,230)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.9% (329,816)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.5% (537,341)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (422,461)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.8% (696,690)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.0% (370,580)
$200,000 or more
10.8% (400,226)
Income Fort Lee NJ USA
Less than $10,000 7.3% 5.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 3.5% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.7% 7.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.7% 7.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.9% 10.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.5% 15.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.8% 17.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.0% 9.3% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 10.8% 11.9% 6.3%

Gender in Fort Lee

Female
54.2% (20,074)
Male
45.8% (16,983)
Gender Fort Lee NJ USA
Female 54.2% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 45.8% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fort Lee for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,097)
9-12th Grade
3.1% (1,141)
High School / GED
17.7% (6,577)
Some College
11.0% (4,066)
Associate's Degree
5.6% (2,077)
Bachelor's Degree
36.5% (13,523)
Master's Degree
15.4% (5,701)
Professional Degree
4.6% (1,691)
Doctorate Degree
3.2% (1,180)
Education Fort Lee NJ USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 3.1% 5.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 17.7% 27.9% 27.3%
Some College 11.0% 16.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.6% 6.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 36.5% 23.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 15.4% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 4.6% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.2% 1.5% 1.4%

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