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What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Fort Lee

The family likes to take walks in the area. There are many useful stores nearby. There is a good elementary school within walking distance from my house.

There are many beautiful buildings around, beautiful scenery, busy streets is a good environment, I like to go and have coffee with my family

There are good restaurants and there are a lot of restaurants. The restaurants are so good. That's it.

There is a big park nearby that we can walk to. Also so many nice cafes and Michelin's restaurants are on our block. We have our own culture.

To the park, out to eat,. And to the movies . Also to the gym . And nice spas. Too many banks. Too many bankers, but good for kids.

Who Lives Here

Fort Lee Demographics

Education

High School

24%

Associate's

18%

Bachelor's

37%

Master's

17%

Doctorate

3%

Family Size

2 people

50%

3 people

24%

4 people

19%

5 people

5%

6+ people

2%

Household Income

0-50k

30%

50-100k

28%

100-150k

19%

150-200k

11%

200k+

13%

Age

0-10

10%

10-20

8%

20-45

30%

45-65

27%

65+

25%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Fort Lee?

Percentage: 2/52/5

Renters gave this area a 2 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Jul '24$1600$2250$2975$7497
Jun '24$1500$2350$3100$7497
May '24$1400$2049$3100$7497
Apr '24$1500$2400$3725$7497
Mar '24$1895$2200$3725$6200
Feb '24$1950$2200$3725$6995
Jan '24$1450$3500$4245$7750
Dec '23$2960$3325$4245$7750
Nov '23$2350$2795$3711$7750
Oct '23$2350$2850$3748$7750
Sep '23$2350$3008$4245$6995
Aug '23$1750$3100$4335$6995
Jul '23$1695$2595$3748$6500

*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 Fort Lee

Fort Lee Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

16%

15-30 Mins

23%

30-40 Mins

18%

40-60 Mins

15%

60+ Mins

28%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 8484

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 9 of 11 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 8 of 11 renters

Percentage: 5656

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 6 of 11 renters

Percentage: 100100

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 10 of 11 renters

Need A Car

Yes

Say 7 of 11 renters

Top Scores: Gas, Restaurant, Coffee

Things To Do In Fort Lee

Top Score

Gas Stations

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Bumper sticker city. This place is good for filling up.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. Significantly more gas stations than average
  3. Significantly more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 27% more restaurants than average
  3. 7% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too cold, not too hot. An average town for coffee.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 58% more coffee shops than average
  3. A standard number of coffee shops compared to areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 24% fewer parks than average
  3. 60% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in Fort Lee.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 24% fewer gyms than average
  3. 58% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? Fort Lee doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. 7% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 11% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 11% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Fort Lee is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 70% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 41% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Fort Lee.

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

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 50% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 62% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Fort Lee's access to medical care.

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

What Renters Are Saying

Fort Lee Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 11 of 11 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 11 of 11 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 11 of 11 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 10 of 11 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 10 of 11 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 8 of 11 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 8 of 11 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 8 of 11 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 7 of 11 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 7 of 11 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 7 of 11 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Near Downtown

Yes

Say 6 of 11 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 6 of 11 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Near Schools

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 7 of 11 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 8 of 11 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 9 of 11 renters

Fort Lee Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in Fort Lee

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Fort Lee, NJ

Fort Lee is a small city in New Jersey with just under 37,000 residents. Retirees are commonplace, as they make up 24% of the population compared to 14% nationally, while young adults figure less prominently in the demographics. Overall, the city's residents, at an average age of just under 45, skew older than most cities in New Jersey. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 58% of residents own their homes. Relatively high rent costs may play a role, as the average rent of $1,582 a month is substantially higher than the state average of $1,272.

Fort Lee has a high concentration of residents older than 25 with advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 14% have earned a Master's or a Doctorate. Furthermore, 28% have earned a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. Many Fort Lee residents work in one of three industries: retail, healthcare, and scientific. Combined, these industries account for 21% of the city's workforce. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 11% of the city's population works in management, which ranks as the top profession in the city. Fort Lee workers earn an average annual income of about $91K, slightly more than the New Jersey average. Fort Lee's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345.

Averaging about 42 minutes, the commute time for Fort Lee residents is slower than the state average of about 34 minutes. Driving is the prevailing way to get to work, chosen by 29% of workers, while public transit is used by just 12% of the population. Few residents (2%) walk to work, though the number exceeds the national average.

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