Also See: Hopatcong, NJ ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Borough of Hopatcong had a population of 14,690 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Hopatcong is located at latitude 40.9329 and longitude -74.6593 in Sussex County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Hopatcong encompass a land area of 10.85 sq. miles and a water area of 1.47 sq. miles. Sussex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,017 feet.
The Borough of Hopatcong (GNIS ID: 885259) 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 Hopatcong: Brookland, Brooklyn.
|Total Population||14,690 (100%)|
|Population in Households||14,672 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||12,478 (84.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||18 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$86,563|
|Average Household Income||$110,298|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$41,621|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||6,340 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,862 (76.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||681 (10.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||797 (12.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$251,236|
|Average Home Value||$296,406|
|Housing Affordability Index3||141|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.53%|
|Per Capita Income||2.52%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.45%|
The table below compares Hopatcong 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||# 76||86th|
|Population Density||# 391||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 273||50th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 362||66th|
|Per Capita Income||# 298||46th|
|Diversity Index||# 286||48th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.