The Borough of Wanaque had a population of 11,992 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wanaque: Whinokie.
|Daytime Population: Workers||3,009|
|Daytime Population: Residents||6,069|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||9,078|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.76|
|Population in Households||11,543|
|Population in Familes||10,040|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||449|
|Median Household Income||$87,807|
|Average Household Income||$103,177|
|Per Capita Income||$38,435|
|Total Housing Units||4,430 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,456 (78.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||848 (19.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||126 ( 2.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$328,327|
|Average Home Value||$337,623|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.69%|
|Per Capita Income||2.51%|
The table below compares Wanaque to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 108||80th|
|Population Density||# 382||30th|
|Diversity Index||# 248||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 199||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 272||50th|
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