North Bergen, Hudson County, New Jersey

North Bergen: Township in Hudson County, New Jersey


North Bergen is a township located in the county of Hudson in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 60,773 and a population density of 10,901 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 59,859 inhabitants.

The township was created 179 years ago in 1843.

Quick Facts about North Bergen

Population : 59,859 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Hudson County
Postal code : 07047
Area : 5.58 km2
Altitude : 210 feet / 64 meters
Establishment : April 04, 1843 (179 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 19:30:23 (7th December 2022)
Density : 10,737 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.53% (2010-2020)
North Bergen locator map
Location of North Bergen on New Jersey map.
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North Bergen is located at 40°48'15"N 74°0'43"W (40.8042700, -74.0120800). It has 9 neighbors: Edgewater, Manhattan, Fairview, Carlstadt, Cliffside Park, Jersey City, Secaucus, Union City and West New York.

North Bergen map

North Bergen has 9 neighbours.

  • Edgewater borough located along the Hudson River in Bergen County, New Jersey
  • Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, United States
  • Fairview borough located in Bergen County, New Jersey
  • Carlstadt borough in Bergen County, New Jersey
  • Cliffside Park borough in New Jersey
  • Jersey City city in New Jersey, United States
  • Secaucus town in New Jersey in eastern USA
  • Union City city in New Jersey, United States
  • West New York town in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States


According to census records, the population of North Bergen decreased by 1.53% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 60,773 - census
2011 61,569 1.29% estimation process
2012 61,872 0.49% estimation process
2013 62,125 0.41% estimation process
2014 62,197 0.12% estimation process
2015 62,039 -0.25% estimation process
2016 62,026 -0.02% estimation process
2017 61,952 -0.12% estimation process
2018 61,289 -1.08% estimation process
2019 60,666 -1.03% estimation process
2020 59,859 -1.35% estimation process

North Bergen zip code is 07047. County name: Hudson, County fips: 34017

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People born in North Bergen (18)

People born in North Bergen, including Member of the New Jersey General Assembly Valerie Huttle, boxer Joe Jeanette, Puerto Rican basketball player Rick Apodaca, .


  • Steve Mocco (American sport wrestler) he was born in 28/12/1981
  • Count Wiley (American politician)
  • Dan Callandrillo (American basketball player) he was born in 02/02/1959
  • Andrey Prokopenko (illustrator from Ukraine) he was born in 01/01/1914
  • Lou Tepe (American football player) he was born in 18/06/1930
  • Melissa Fumero (American actress) she was born in 19/08/1982
  • Jesse Pike (cyclist) he was born in 17/09/1890
  • Christopher Amoroso (Port Authority Police Department officer) he was born in 01/01/1972
  • Greg Herenda (American basketball player and coach) he was born in 02/04/1961
  • 070 Shake (American rapper) she was born in 13/06/1997
  • Fred Orlofsky (American artistic gymnast) he was born in 01/01/1937
  • Terese Terranova (American para table tennis player) she was born in 21/05/1947
  • Rebecca Moses (American fashion designer, illustrator, author) she was born in 14/07/1958
  • Theodore Jacobs (physician) he was born in 12/02/1930
  • Bill Raisch (American dancer and actor) he was born in 05/04/1905

Schools in North Bergen

College & universities near North Bergen, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
185767 Robert Fiance Beauty Schools-West New York West New York (NJ) 07093-4623
455187 Total Image Beauty Academy Union City (NJ) 07087
188854 American Musical and Dramatic Academy New York (NY) 10023
189015 Bank Street College of Education New York (NY) 10025
189097 Barnard College New York (NY) 10027-6598

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near North Bergen, NJ

Code Name Address Type
NYP Pennsylvania Station 8th Ave 31st Street / 8th Ave 33rd Street RAIL
NWK Pennsylvania Station 1 Raymond Plaza West RAIL
YNY Yonkers station 5 Buena Vista Ave. RAIL
EWR Newark Liberty International Airport Newark Liberty International Airport RAIL
NRO New Rochelle station 1 Railroad Plaza RAIL

Post offices near North Bergen

Post Office Name City ZIP
Woodcl Post Office North Bergen (NJ) 07047
Fairview Post Office Fairview (NJ) 07022
Tauru Post Office West New York (NJ) 07093
Cliffside Park Post Office Cliffside Park (NJ) 07010
Guttenberg Post Office West New York (NJ) 07093

Other cities in Hudson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Hudson County , NJ.

City Name Population Title
Jersey City 262,075 City in New Jersey, United States
Union City 67,982 City in New Jersey, United States
Bayonne 65,165 City in New Jersey, USA
West New York 53,132 Town in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States
Hoboken 53,081 City in Hudson County, New Jersey
Kearny 40,507 Town in New Jersey
Secaucus 21,602 Town in New Jersey in eastern USA
Harrison 20,481 Town in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States
Weehawken 14,442 Township of New Jersey
Guttenberg 11,015 Town
East Newark 2,581 Town

Distance to Other Cities

North Bergen distances to largest New Jersey cities