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Ridgefield Park, New Jersey
Welcome to Ridgefield Park ...
The location of Ridgefield Park has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Ridgefield Park has a population of 12,901 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Ridgefield Park.
Ridgefield Park is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Ridgefield Park lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Ridgefield Park: (201) & (551)<5>
Websites for Ridgefield Park ...
Official Website: www.ridgefieldpark.org/
Junior League: www.thejlbc.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ridgefield Park had an population of 12,901 people. This is an increase of 1.35% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.22% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ridgefield Park had a population of 12,729 people. This makes Ridgefield Park the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Ridgefield Park represents 0.14% of the total population of New Jersey (which has 8,791,894 people), making it the state's 39th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 12,729 people, the population of Ridgefield Park decreased 1.12% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 12,873 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ridgefield Park.
Communities Also Named Ridgefield Park ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Ridgefield Park - it's located in North Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ridgefield Park.
Communities near Ridgefield Park ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ridgefield Park.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ridgefield Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ridgefield Park.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ridgefield Park. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Ridgefield Park.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ridgefield Park. See our Newspapers Page for Ridgefield Park.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ridgefield Park ...
Looking for more information about Ridgefield Park? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Ridgefield Park, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ridgefield Park.
Adding Ridgefield Park to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Ridgefield Park in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ridgefield Park was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Ridgefield Park on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ridgefield Park on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Ridgefield Park: www.ridgefieldpark.org/
The official website for Bergen County: www.co.bergen.nj.us/
The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022