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Bernards is a township in Somerset County, in the New York metro area.
The community was named for Gov. Francis Bernard
The latitude of Bernards is 40.683N. The longitude is -74.575W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 308 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 24,575.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Bernards demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Somerset County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 08836 ZIP code.
15% of Bernards residents report German ancestry, and 19% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Bernards ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Bernards was $56,521, compared with $21,587 nationally.
67% of Bernards residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Bernards, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $1,365. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $2,396.
Libraries in Bernards include Bernards Township Library ... View libraries
Somerset County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Bernards political report.
The average commute time for Bernards workers is 32 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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