Hackensack (New Jersey)
Hackensack is a city in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. In the 2000 census, a total population of 42 677 has been registered. Hackensack is the county seat ( county seat ) of Bergen County and since 1952 twin city of Passau ( Germany ).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 11.2 km ², of which 10.7 km ² of land and 0.5 km ² ( 4.41% ) is water.
According to the census of 2000, there are 42,677 people, 18,113 households, and 9,545 families residing in the city. The population density is 3999.4 persons per km ². 52.65 % of the population are White, 24.65% African American, 0.45 % Native American, 7.45% Asian American, 0.05 % Pacific Islander, 9.71 % from other races, and 5.08% are from two or more races. 25.92 % are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Of the 18,113 households 21.9% have children under 18 years. 34.8 % are married couples living together, 13.0 % are single mothers, 47.3 % are non-families, 39.8 % consists of single-person households and 9.4% in people older than 65, the average household size is 2, 26, the average family size is 3.08.
18.2 % of the population are under the age of 18, 8.6 % from 18 to 24, 38.4 % from 25 to 44, 22.3% between 45 and 64, 12.5 % older than 65 is the average age 36 years. The ratio of women to men is 100:98,7, for people older than 18 years, the ratio 100:98,5.
The median household income is $ 49,316, and the median income for a family $ 56,953. Males have a median income of $ 39,636, women $ 32,911. The per capita income for the city is $ 26,856. 9.3 % of the population and 6.8 % of families are below the poverty line, including 9.1% of children or adolescents younger than 18 years and 10.3 % of people older than 65
The recording engineer Rudy Van Gelder operation in the 1950s, one of the best known and most sought after recording studios of the United States in Hackensack before moving to Englewood Cliffs 1959. For record labels, such as Riverside and Blue Note Records, he produced recordings by artists such as Thelonious Monk and Cannonball Adderley in the living room of his parents. Monk devoted the city and Van Gelder the composition Hackensack.
Sons and daughters of the town
- Debby Boone ( born 1956 ), American singer and theater actress
- Frank Capsouras ( b. 1947 ), American weightlifter
- Philip Carey (1925-2009), American actor
- David Grisman ( born 1945 ), American mandolin player
- H. Kent Hewitt (1887-1972), an admiral in the U.S. Navy
- Whitey Mitchell (1932-2009), American jazz bassist and author
- William Arthur Pailes ( born 1952 ), American astronaut
- Gene Perla ( born 1940 ), American jazz bassist
- Alice Ramsey (1886-1983), American automobile pioneer
- David Remnick (born 1958 ), American journalist, author and newspaper editor
- Walter Schirra (1923-2007), American astronaut
- Joe Lynn Turner ( born 1951 ), American singer of the rock band Deep Purple and Rainbow
Located in New York parlance, the term " I'm not from Hackensack " in the sense of "I 'm not stupid " or " sale not for me silly " used.
City's Englewood | Garfield | Hackensack
Boroughs: Allendale | Alpine | Bergenfield | Bogota | Carlstadt | Cliffside Park | Closter | Cresskill | Demarest | Dumont | East Rutherford | Edgewater | Elmwood Park | Emerson | Englewood Cliffs | Fair Lawn | Fairview | Fort Lee | Franklin Lakes | Glen Rock | Harrington Park | Hasbrouck Heights | Haworth | Hillsdale | Ho Ho Kus | Leonia | Little Ferry | Lodi | Maywood | Midland Park | Montvale | Moonachie | New Milford | North Arlington | Northvale | Norwood | Oakland | Old Tappan | Oradell | Palisades Park | Paramus | Park Ridge | Ramsey | Ridgefield | River Edge | Rockleigh | Rutherford | Saddle River | Tenafly | Teterboro | Upper Saddle River | Waldwick | Wallington | Westwood | Wood Ridge | Woodcliff Lake
Villages: Ridgefield Park | Ridgewood
Townships: Lyndhurst | Mahwah | River Vale | Rochelle Park | Saddle Brook | South Hackensack Township | Teaneck | Washington Township | Wyckoff Township
- Location in New Jersey
- Location in North America
- Bergen County
- County Seat in New Jersey