Stanhope, NJ Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Stanhope, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Borough of Stanhope had a population of 3,523 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Stanhope is located at latitude 40.913 and longitude -74.7029 in Sussex County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Stanhope (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0.35 sq. miles. Sussex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 837 feet.

The Borough of Stanhope (GNIS ID: 885408) 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 Stanhope population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Stanhope, NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,523
Daytime Population: Workers 854
Daytime Population: Residents 1,558
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,412
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 3,513
Population in Familes 2,900
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density2 1,919
Diversity Index3 35


Median Household Income $85,908
Average Household Income $101,401
Per Capita Income $39,136


Total Housing Units 1,472 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,116 (75.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 240 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 116 ( 7.9%)
Median Home Value $248,606
Average Home Value $282,213


Total Households 1,356
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 928
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.34% -0.55%
Households -0.4% -0.6%
Families -0.42% -0.61%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   2.51%

Stanhope, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stanhope 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 322 41st
Population Density # 334 39th
Diversity Index # 329 40th
Median Household Income # 209 62nd
Per Capita Income # 257 53rd

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