The Borough of Mountain Lakes had a population of 4,321 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Mountain Lakes is located at latitude 40.8914 and longitude -74.4411 in Morris County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Mountain Lakes (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.62 sq. miles and a water area of 0.27 sq. miles. Morris County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 489 feet.
The Borough of Mountain Lakes (GNIS ID: 885310) 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 Mountain Lakes 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||4,321|
|Population in Familes||4,083|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||3.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,417 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,291 (91.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||71 ( 5.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||55 ( 3.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$906,400|
|Average Home Value||$917,332|
|Median Household Income||$178,413|
|Average Household Income||$249,500|
|Per Capita Income||$78,644|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.6%|
|Per Capita Income||1.54%|
The table below compares Mountain Lakes 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||# 289||47th|
|Population Density1||# 364||33rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 372||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 5||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 14||98th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.