The Town of Boonton had a population of 9,027 as of July 1, 2022.
The primary coordinate point for Boonton is located at latitude 40.9026 and longitude -74.4071 in Morris County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Boonton 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 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Boonton: Booneton, Boonetown, Boun Town, Old Forge.
|Total Population||9,027 (100%)|
|Population in Households||8,923 (98.8%)|
|Population in Families||7,094 (78.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||104 ( 1.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$100,774|
|Average Household Income||$132,716|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||22%|
|Per Capita Income||$52,083|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,702 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,096 (56.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,445 (39.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||161 ( 4.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$411,832|
|Average Home Value||$449,392|
|Housing Affordability Index3||89|
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.48%|
|Per Capita Income||3.14%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.13%|
The table below compares Boonton to the other 701 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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||# 179||75th|
|Population Density||# 191||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 338||52nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 187||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 345||51st|
|Diversity Index||# 188||73rd|
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