West Bergen

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in West Bergen?

36,717 people live in West Bergen. The median household income is $47,293.

West Bergen is a neighborhood in Jersey City with a total population of 36,717. It occupies approximately 1.79 square miles.

Overall, expenses in West Bergen are 25% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 71% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 35, 37% of residents are married, and 33% of residents have at least one child. About 21% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in West Bergen is 5% lower than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 75.3°F, while the average winter temperature is 29.6°F.

This area is zoned for Jersey City School District, which has approximately 27,137 students enrolled across 57 schools and is rated below average overall based on student test scores. To see detailed information on the schools near any individual property, look that property up by street address.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 75.3°F, while the average winter temperature is 29.6°F.

Financial

School

School District

This area is zoned for
JERSEY CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
This school district has
57
schools
There are
27,137
students enrolled in this district

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
36%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
13%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
17%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
48%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
44%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
0%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
35
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma
Households with children are
33%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
37%

Weather & Natural Disasters