The Town of Boonton had a population of 8,491 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Boonton: Booneton, Boonetown, Boun Town, Old Forge.
|Population in Households||8,366|
|Population in Familes||6,654|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||125|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,458 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,863 (53.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,418 (41.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||177 ( 5.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$411,545|
|Average Home Value||$440,271|
|Median Household Income||$86,648|
|Average Household Income||$108,633|
|Per Capita Income||$42,529|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.03%|
|Per Capita Income||1.52%|
The table below compares Boonton to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 172||69th|
|Population Density1||# 185||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 173||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 194||65th|
|Per Capita Income||# 190||65th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.