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The Borough of Netcong had a population of 3,244 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Netcong is located at latitude 40.899 and longitude -74.7066 in Morris County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Netcong encompass a land area of 0.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Morris County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 866 feet.
The Borough of Netcong (GNIS ID: 885316) 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.
|Total Population||3,244 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,243 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||2,431 (74.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||1 ( 0.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$61,417|
|Average Household Income||$82,671|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||19%|
|Per Capita Income||$35,322|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,453 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||592 (40.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||794 (54.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||67 ( 4.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$274,873|
|Average Home Value||$285,895|
|Housing Affordability Index3||106|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.35%|
|Per Capita Income||3.04%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.47%|
The table below compares Netcong to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 335||39th|
|Population Density||# 161||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 445||19th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 166||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 398||27th|
|Diversity Index||# 166||70th|
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