The Borough of Wanaque had a population of 11,935 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wanaque: Whinokie.
|Population in Households||11,485|
|Population in Familes||10,018|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||450|
|Median Household Income||$93,684|
|Average Household Income||$109,456|
|Per Capita Income||$40,666|
|Total Housing Units||4,415 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,480 (78.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||800 (18.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||135 ( 3.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$342,981|
|Average Home Value||$347,328|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.9%|
|Per Capita Income||2.54%|
The table below compares Wanaque 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||# 109||80th|
|Population Density||# 383||30th|
|Diversity Index||# 243||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 194||65th|
|Per Capita Income||# 275||50th|
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