The Borough of Butler had a population of 7,574 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Butler is located at latitude 40.9981 and longitude -74.3488 in Morris County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Butler (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Morris County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 338 feet.
The Borough of Butler 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 Butler population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||7,549|
|Population in Familes||6,075|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||25|
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,235 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,039 (63.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,022 (31.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||174 ( 5.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$351,782|
|Average Home Value||$371,714|
|Median Household Income||$77,029|
|Average Household Income||$91,178|
|Per Capita Income||$36,907|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.75%|
|Per Capita Income||2.35%|
The table below compares Butler to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 192||65th|
|Population Density1||# 177||68th|
|Diversity Index2||# 247||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 260||52nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 265||52nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.