The Town of Boonton had a population of 8,506 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Boonton is located at latitude 40.9038 and longitude -74.4064 in Morris County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Boonton (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. Morris County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 390 feet.
The Town of Boonton (GNIS ID: 885164) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Boonton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Boonton: Booneton, Boonetown, Boun Town, Old Forge.
|Daytime Population: Workers||3,853|
|Daytime Population: Residents||3,922|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||7,775|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.91|
|Population in Households||8,381|
|Population in Familes||6,683|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||125|
|Median Household Income||$87,847|
|Average Household Income||$111,024|
|Per Capita Income||$43,259|
|Total Housing Units||3,452 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,844 (53.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,428 (41.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||180 ( 5.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$409,307|
|Average Home Value||$445,350|
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.84%|
|Per Capita Income||3.01%|
The table below compares Boonton to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 176||68th|
|Population Density||# 185||66th|
|Diversity Index||# 178||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 198||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 199||64th|
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