Wood-Ridge has been named one of New Jersey's Top 50 Safest Cities by the National Council for Home Safety and Security.
Article by Alarms.org - Chock-full of both sprawling metropolises and farmland, plus ferry boats, engaging museums, quiet towns and sunny beaches, New Jersey is both incredibly beautiful and highly industrious. New Jersey isn’t the first state that comes to mind when considering safety; however, many places within the state actually have significantly lower crime rates than the majority of America. The most densely populated state in relation to size in the entire country, the Garden State of New Jersey is recognized by its constant growth towards an overall more successful and impactful future. Fun fact: New Jersey maintains the most diners in one area compared to the rest of the world, and is sometimes referred to as the "Diner Capital" because of it.