The Borough of Butler had a population of 7,959 as of July 1, 2016.
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 (GNIS ID: 885175) 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, 2016.
|Population in Households||7,935|
|Population in Familes||6,381|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||24|
|Average Household Size||2.49|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,340 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,092 (62.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,100 (32.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||148 ( 4.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$354,509|
|Average Home Value||$368,296|
|Median Household Income||$85,558|
|Average Household Income||$100,293|
|Per Capita Income||$40,336|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.83%|
|Per Capita Income||1.67%|
The table below compares Butler 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||# 186||66th|
|Population Density1||# 163||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 246||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 204||63rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 219||60th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.