Park Ridge demographics profile

StatisticPark RidgeNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)3,3961,21591
Median age43.839.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%45%43%
Speak English81%69%79%
Speak Spanish11%16%13%
Park Ridge, NJ has a population of 8,854 and is the 4,330th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,396 per sq mi which is 180% higher than the New Jersey average and 3648% higher than the national average. The median age in Park Ridge is 44 which is approximately 11% higher than the New Jersey average of 40. In Park Ridge, 62% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 81% speak English and 11% speak Spanish. 54% of Park Ridge residents were born in New Jersey, 31% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 14% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Park Ridge is 180% higher than New Jersey.
  • The median age in Park Ridge is 11% higher than New Jersey.
  • In Park Ridge 87.31% of the population is White.
  • In Park Ridge 2.73% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Park Ridge 2.83% of the population is Asian.

Compare Park Ridge, NJ Demographics To Other Cities


      Park Ridge population breakdown by race

      RacePark RidgeNew JerseyNational
      Black or African American2.73%13.54%12.63%
      American Indian0.12%0.21%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race3.47%2.53%3.06%
      Other race3.54%6.35%4.75%
      In Park Ridge, 16.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Park Ridge age breakdown

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      Source: The Park Ridge, NJ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).