West New York

Welcome to West New York

Where vibrant urban playground meets luxury living
 
West New York, New Jersey, is a vibrant urban oasis of luxury with a long and storied history, starting with its incorporation as a town in 1898. At the time, growing demand for textiles was transforming North Hudson into the "Embroidery Capital of the United States," which propelled West New York into rapid expansion.
 
Today, everything in West New York points to this town being a highly desirable place to live, from its highly-accessible public transit and proximity to New York City to its mouthwatering cuisine and large inventory of things to do.
 
The town provides an eclectic mix of living spaces — from luxurious apartments boasting panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline to historic townhouses nestled in the tree-lined streets of its quiet residential neighborhoods. For those looking for a more urban lifestyle, West New York offers chic lofts and trendy condominiums within easy walking distance of vibrant downtown hot spots and restaurants. For something a bit more upscale, the area hosts luxury penthouses with top-of-the-line amenities like rooftop gardens and private terraces. Whether you're seeking the convenience of urban living or the quaint charm of a historical neighborhood, West New York has something to offer everyone.
 

What to Love

 
  • Where urban convenience meets close-knit intimacy
  • An eclectic mix of authentic ethnic restaurants and eateries
  • Plenty of access to public transit
 

Local Lifestyle

 
The lifestyle in West New York, New Jersey, is a sophisticated blend of residential tranquility and vibrant urban energy. Its dynamic personality is infectious, made up of art galleries, restaurants, and cafes serving diverse cuisines and a variety of entertainment venues sure to please any taste. Throughout the town, you can find beautifully landscaped parks that provide a tranquil atmosphere for the perfect day outside. The combination of city bustle and suburban peace creates an ambiance that refreshes the soul with its luxurious vibe. Residents benefit from this one-of-a-kind lifestyle by living in a community that inhabitants are proud to call their home: one that offers all the advantages of a big city paired with some real small-town charm.
 

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

 
West New York is well-known for its next-level eateries, including local favorites like Son Cubano, Havana on the Hudson, Las Palmas, and Le Chateau. Son Cubano boasts a fusion of contemporary American and Peruvian-style food in a fun and exciting environment, whereas Las Palmas offers a one-of-a-kind eating experience with delicious, authentic Cuban food served family-style in casual and upscale settings. Havana on the Hudson is a lovely Cuban bakery in the heart of West New York serving delicious Cuban coffee and tempting treats, while Le Chateau provides a lounge-like atmosphere filled with live music, cocktails, and Mediterranean and Latin American fare.
 

Things to Do

 
West New York, New Jersey, is a luxurious adventure waiting to be discovered. Old Glory Park and Donnelly Memorial Park offer stunning views of the Manhattan skyline across the Hudson River, making them the perfect locations for outdoor activities and picturesque sunset strolls. In addition, Miller Stadium is always ready to provide hours of fun with its all-inclusive recreational center. For more bookish activities, West New York Public Library boasts an expansive selection of books and ample reading spaces to keep visitors occupied for hours.
 

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Overview for West New York , NJ

52,778 people live in West New York , where the median age is 33.8 and the average individual income is $31,062.44. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

52,778

Total Population

33.8 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$31,062.44

Average individual Income

Schools in West New York , NJ

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The following schools are within or nearby West New York . The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Demographics and Employment Data for West New York , NJ

West New York has 18,951 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in West New York do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 52,778 people call West New York home. The population density is 53,082.14 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

52,778

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

33.8

Median Age

50.82 / 49.18%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

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65-74 Years

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75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
18,951

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$31,062.44

Average individual Income

Marital Status

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Single
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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

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