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: 232
  • Residential Addresses: 3,471
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,471

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 9,309
Daytime Population: Workers 2,840
Daytime Population: Residents 4,431
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,271
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.78
Population in Households 9,303
Population in Familes 7,817
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density2 724
Diversity Index3 41


Median Household Income $96,373
Average Household Income $112,341
Per Capita Income $41,393


Total Housing Units 3,941 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,835 (71.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 593 (15.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 513 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $345,043
Average Home Value $385,062


Total Households 3,428
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 2,412
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 -0.08% -0.01%
Households -0.25% -0.12%
Families -0.26% -0.11%
Median Household Income   1.85%
Per Capita Income   2.71%

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

The table below compares 07849 to the other 579 ZIP Codes 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 # 316 46th
Population Density # 415 28th
Diversity Index # 322 44th
Median Household Income # 194 67th
Per Capita Income # 256 56th

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