The Town of Hackettstown had a population of 9,798 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Hackettstown is located at latitude 40.854 and longitude -74.8291 in Warren County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Hackettstown encompass a land area of 3.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles. Warren County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 571 feet.
The Town of Hackettstown (GNIS ID: 885237) 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 Hackettstown: Hacket Town, Hacket's Town, Hacketstown, Halketstown, Helms Mills, Helm's Mills, Musconetcong.
|Total Population||9,798 (100%)|
|Population in Households||8,946 (91.3%)|
|Population in Families||7,009 (71.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||852 ( 8.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$75,510|
|Average Household Income||$91,779|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$34,183|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,843 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,932 (50.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,700 (44.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||211 ( 5.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$282,882|
|Average Home Value||$307,117|
|Housing Affordability Index3||124|
|Average Household Size||2.46|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.59%|
|Per Capita Income||2.67%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.09%|
The table below compares Hackettstown 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||# 143||74th|
|Population Density||# 252||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 354||35th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 257||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 415||24th|
|Diversity Index||# 176||68th|
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