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Fort Lee, NJ

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Known as a commuter town because of its proximity to New York City and the George Washington Bridge, Fort Lee is a great place to live if you want to have all of the recreational and economic opportunities of the city without all of the hassle. Commute easily to your work, and then come back home and relax in this livable city that features incredibly low crime rates, plenty of amenities, a stable housing market, and great education and employment opportunities.

Fort Lee Apartments


Windsor at Mariners Tower and Cove
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2.5


Mariner's Landing Apartments
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-3


Lakeview Apartments
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1


The View At Edgewater Harbor
Beds: Studio-2
Baths: 1-2


$2175 Two bedroom in Montclair-Central
Beds: 2
Baths: 1


$3200 Four bedroom in New York City-910 Riverside Dr
Beds: 4
Baths: 3

Key City Stats

The average age of Fort Lee, NJ is
30 to 34
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 6.35%
  • 8.08%
  • 8.42%
  • Female
  • 5.75%
  • 7.6%
  • 6.47%
is average rent in Fort Lee, NJ
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 0.97%
  • 0.53%
  • 1.19%
of units are available for rent in Fort Lee
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 409
  • 85
  • 516
Getting Around in Fort Lee, NJ

Walk Score®
"Walker's Paradise"
Transit Score®
The average commuter time in Fort Lee is:
60 to 89 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 4.7%
  • 13.92%
  • 1.98%

Fort Lee Historic Par

Take a deep breath at the Fort Lee Historic Park as you enjoy a green oasis away from the concrete jungle. This majestic outdoor space offers stunning views of the city as well as giving you an opportunity to play with your kids, have a family picnic, or enjoy one of the various recreational activities available. Whether you are an avid outdoorsy person or someone new to sports, you will find something here for you. Enjoy hiking on routes of various difficulties. Skiing options are available in the winter. You can also enjoy crabbing, fishing, biking, paddling, and boating.

Fort Lee Film Commiss

Fort Lee has a rich history of film, which the Fort Lee Film Commission celebrates in many ways. This organization works effortlessly to preserve and restore films that took place in the Fort Lee area. The commission also puts on events throughout the year, including the Cliffhanger Film Festivals. These festivals are series of events that occur during the spring and summer and pay tribute to the films shot in Fort Lee. The organization also plays host to Movies & Music Under the Stars, and event where you can cuddle up on blankets outside and enjoy and a show.

Franco's Metro

Enjoy a meal before you head off to work tirelessly at your big city job at Franco’s Metro. This neighborhood eatery offers only the best in Italian food, where you can enjoy everything from pizzas and calzones to cannolis and linguine. The atmosphere is casual, the prices are affordable, and the food is delicious. The chefs pride themselves on only using the freshest ingredients obtained using the best techniques. With everything made to order, you know that you are not getting someone’s frozen leftovers. Patrons love the huge portions, friendly staff, and overall neighborhood feel.