The Borough of Wanaque had a population of 11,640 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Wanaque is located at latitude 41.0424 and longitude -74.2886 in Passaic County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Wanaque (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.01 sq. miles and a water area of 1.24 sq. miles. Passaic County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 236 feet.
The Borough of Wanaque (GNIS ID: 885431) 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 Wanaque 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 Wanaque: Whinokie.
|Population in Households||11,191|
|Population in Familes||9,721|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||449|
|Average Household Size||2.67|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,337 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,373 (77.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||817 (18.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||147 ( 3.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$313,584|
|Average Home Value||$322,591|
|Median Household Income||$87,332|
|Average Household Income||$101,962|
|Per Capita Income||$38,149|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.79%|
|Per Capita Income||1.65%|
The table below compares Wanaque 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||# 116||79th|
|Population Density1||# 385||30th|
|Diversity Index2||# 249||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 189||66th|
|Per Capita Income||# 262||52nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.