Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 07849: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849

Acceptable Alternative
Lk Hopatcong, NJ 07849

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Morris County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.954, Longitude -74.614
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 347
  • PO Box Addresses: 213
  • Residential Addresses: 3,470
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,470

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 07849 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 07849 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 9,258
Population in Households 9,253
Population in Familes 7,794
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density2 758
Diversity Index3 41


Median Household Income $100,020
Average Household Income $119,043
Per Capita Income $44,089


Total Housing Units 3,924 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,865 (73.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 562 (14.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 497 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $351,343
Average Home Value $398,717


Total Households 3,427
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 2,399
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.17% 0.11%
Households 0.02% 0.02%
Families 0.01% 0.02%
Median Household Income   1.4%
Per Capita Income   2.61%

Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07849 to the other 583 ZIP Codes 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 320 45th
Population Density # 409 30th
Diversity Index # 333 43rd
Median Household Income # 207 65th
Per Capita Income # 252 57th

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