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Tenafly /ˈtɛnəflaɪ/ is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 census, the borough's population was 14,488, reflecting an increase of 682 (+4.9%) from the 13,806 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 480 (+3.6%) from the 13,326 counted in the 1990 Census. Tenafly is a suburb of New York City. The first European settlers in Tenafly were Dutch immigrants, who began to populate the area during the late 17th century. The name "Tenafly" itself is derived from the early-modern Dutch phrase "Tiene Vly" or "Ten Swamps" which was given by Dutch settlers in 1688. Other derivations cite a Dutch language connection to its location on a meadow. Tenafly was incorporated as a borough on January 24, 1894, by an act of the New Jersey Legislature from portions of the now-defunct Palisades Township, based on the results of a referendum held the previous day. The borough was the first formed during the "Boroughitis" phenomenon then sweeping through Bergen County, in which 26 boroughs were formed in the county in 1894 alone. Portions of Palisades Township were acquired based on legislation approved on April 8, 1897. New Jersey Monthly magazine ranked Tenafly as the 7th best place to live in New Jersey in its 2013 rankings of the "Best Places To Live" in New Jersey.

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Facts and Stats for Tenafly*

  • Tenafly: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Tenafly for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Tenafly.

    • Burglary and Theft 21.43 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 21.43 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 21.43 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 39.29 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 20.83 (Low)
    • Attacks 21.43 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 89.29 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 71.43 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 17.86 (Very Low)
  • Living in Tenafly - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 77.75 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 68 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 89.58 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 59.72 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.82 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 167.77 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Tenafly

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Tenafly

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.8 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 61.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 38.33 USD

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