The Borough of Morris Plains had a population of 5,722 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Morris Plains is located at latitude 40.8411 and longitude -74.4729 in Morris County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Morris Plains (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Morris County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 387 feet.
The Borough of Morris Plains (GNIS ID: 885308) 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.
|Population in Households||5,660|
|Population in Familes||4,813|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||62|
|Median Household Income||$130,296|
|Average Household Income||$174,730|
|Per Capita Income||$67,739|
|Total Housing Units||2,299 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,786 (77.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||419 (18.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||94 ( 4.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$548,002|
|Average Home Value||$520,591|
|Average Household Size||2.57|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.67%|
|Per Capita Income||2.4%|
The table below compares Morris Plains to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 247||55th|
|Population Density||# 306||44th|
|Diversity Index||# 341||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 66||88th|
|Per Capita Income||# 60||89th|
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