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Who Lives Here

East Rutherford Demographics

Education

High School

34%

Associate's

25%

Bachelor's

33%

Master's

7%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

43%

3 people

25%

4 people

22%

5 people

9%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

32%

50-100k

30%

100-150k

20%

150-200k

8%

200k+

10%

Age

0-10

10%

10-20

10%

20-45

41%

45-65

22%

65+

17%

Affordability

How expensive is it in East Rutherford?

Percentage: 2/52/5

Renters gave this area a 2 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
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Feb '24$1769$2740$3025-
Jan '24$2040$1920$3017-
Dec '23$2040$1920$3060-
Nov '23$1980$1890$3105-
Oct '23$2540$1675$3112-
Sep '23$1980$1920$3155-
Aug '23$1980$2590$3160-
Jul '23$1980$2670$3160-
Jun '23$1950$2670$3092-
May '23$2400$1820$3045-
Apr '23$2400$1720$2952-
Mar '23$2482$1720$2960-

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around East Rutherford

East Rutherford Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

20%

15-30 Mins

31%

30-40 Mins

18%

40-60 Mins

15%

60+ Mins

16%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 7171

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 5 of 7 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Percentage: 4242

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Top Scores: Health, Pet, Grocery

Things To Do In East Rutherford

Top Score

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 49% fewer gyms than average
  3. 82% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

East Rutherford could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 63% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 88% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This supermarket score is far from superior.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 73% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 67% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Better stock your pantry because the restaurant scene is paltry.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 73% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 7% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Stock up on your home beans, because this place is out of brew.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 100% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Disco is definitely dead around here.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 70% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 43% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Room for improvement. More parks please.

  1. A high number of parks per resident
  2. 62% fewer parks than average
  3. A standard number of parks compared to areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 76% fewer shops than average
  3. 44% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An all around mediocre performance for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 75% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of medical care round here is a little hard to swallow

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fasten your seat belt, it's a long way to get gas.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 75% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 25% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

East Rutherford Features

Busy Streets

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 6 of 7 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 5 of 7 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Near Downtown

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 5 of 7 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

East Rutherford Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in East Rutherford

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in East Rutherford, NJ

East Rutherford is a small town in New Jersey with approximately 9,000 residents. Young professionals can expect to feel welcome, as they account for an above-average percentage of the community. Most East Rutherford residents rent, and 40% of residents are homeowners despite an average rent of $1,456/month, significantly higher than the state average of $1,272.

If you're looking for diverse career options, East Rutherford has plenty. The four most common industries are healthcare, retail, education, and scientific. Together, these industries make up 26% of the town's workforce. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many residents work in sales, as 8% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any profession. East Rutherford workers bring in an average annual income of just over $88,000, roughly the same as the average New Jersey resident. However, East Rutherford compares more favorably to the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (7%), East Rutherford has a relatively large number of residents over the age of 25 who have advanced degrees, as 9% have earned a Master's degree or a Doctoral degree. Further, 25% have earned a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.

East Rutherford residents have an average commute of about 32 minutes. Driving is the most common way to get to work, chosen by 41% of workers, while public transit is used by only 7% of the town. Walking (2%) isn't a common way to get to work, though the number surpasses the national average.