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Population (year 2000): 8,496. Estimated population in July 2005: 8,555 (+0.7% change)
Males: 4,214 (49.6%), Females: 4,282 (50.4%)

Median resident age: 36.9 years
Median household income: $65,322 (year 2000)
Median house value: $212,000 (year 2000)

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Races in Boonton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (78.8%)
  • Hispanic (6.9%)
  • Black (4.0%)
  • Other Asian (3.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
  • Asian Indian (2.3%)
  • Other race (2.2%)
  • Chinese (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Filipino (0.5%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Italian (24.3%), Irish (20.8%), German (16.3%), English (7.0%), Polish (6.9%), United States (4.0%).

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Elevation: 431 feet

Land area: 2.3 square miles

Boonton,

For population 25 years and over in Boonton

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Boonton town

  • Never married: 27.2%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

16.3% Foreign born (7.2% Asia, 4.8% Europe, 3.4% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +109 (+1.3%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: NJ Wayne, (11.2 miles pop. 54,069).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: NJ Newark, (19.4 miles pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (36.5 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Lakes, NJ (2.5 miles Mountain NJ (6.5 miles Kinnelon, Plains, NJ (7.1 miles Morris Telemark, NJ (7.2 miles Lake NJ Rockaway, (7.2 miles Meadow Lake, NJ White (7.4 miles NJ (7.8 miles Butler, Park, NJ (8.0 miles Lincoln


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 5 buildings, average cost: $114,300
  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $190,100
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $135,500
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $108,100
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $125,300
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $134,800
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $140,500
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $159,500
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 31 buildings, average cost: $98,100

Latitude: 40.91 N, Longitude: 74.41 W

Area codes: 973, 862


Industries providing employment: Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (17.2%), Manufacturing (15.6%), Educational,health and social services (15.3%), Retail trade (10.2%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -541 (-6.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 822 (18.6%)


 

Crime in Boonton by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 11.8 0.0 0.0
Rapes 1 0 3 1
    per 100,000 11.8 0.0 35.3 11.8
Robberies 3 0 1 3
    per 100,000 35.3 0.0 11.8 35.3
Assaults 9 3 17 12
    per 100,000 105.9 35.3 200.1 141.2
Burglaries 13 17 11 17
    per 100,000 153.0 200.1 129.5 200.1
Thefts 85 60 51 54
    per 100,000 1000.5 706.2 600.3 635.6
Auto thefts 16 14 10 4
    per 100,000 188.3 164.8 117.7 47.1
102.3 74.3 100.2 86.7


Average climate in Boonton, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Boonton,

Boonton-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 27% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.6 miles away from the Boonton city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category 3 tornado 21.7 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Helen Gahagan - (1900-1980), actress, politician.


Hospitals/medical centers near Boonton:
  • ST CLARES HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; DENVILLE, NJ)
  • GREYSTONE PARK PSYCH HOSP (about 7 miles; GREYSTONE PARK, NJ)
  • CHILTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 9 miles; POMPTON PLAINS, NJ)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Boonton:
  • NEWARK LIBERTY INTL (about 23 miles; NEWARK, NJ; ID: EWR)
  • TETERBORO (about 26 miles; TETERBORO, NJ; ID: TEB)
  • PORT AUTH-DWNTN-MANHATTAN/WALL ST (about 32 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: JRB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Boonton:
  • LINCOLN PARK (about 8 miles; LINCOLN PARK, NJ; ID: N07)
  • MORRISTOWN MUNI (about 9 miles; MORRISTOWN, NJ; ID: MMU)
  • ESSEX COUNTY (about 11 miles; CALDWELL, NJ; ID: CDW)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3 $13,320 $53,280 1 $266


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Boonton:
  • DREW UNIVERSITY (about 11 miles; MADISON, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 2,133)
  • WILLIAM PATERSON UNIVERSITY OF NEW JERSEY (about 12 miles; WAYNE, NJ; FT enrollment: 8,017)
  • COUNTY COLLEGE OF MORRIS (about 13 miles; RANDOLPH, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,202)
  • MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY (about 15 miles; UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ; FT enrollment: 10,226)
  • SETON HALL UNIVERSITY (about 16 miles; SOUTH ORANGE, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,509)
  • PASSAIC COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 17 miles; PATERSON, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,452)
  • KEAN UNIVERSITY (about 18 miles; UNION, NJ; FT enrollment: 8,627)
Public high schools in Boonton:
  • BOONTON HIGH (Students: 653; Location: 306 LATHROP AVENUE; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS (Students: 71; Location: 306 LATHROP AVENUE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Boonton:
  • SCHOOL ST (Students: 314; Location: BIRCH STREET; Grades: KG - 03)
  • JOHN HILL (Students: 222; Location: 435 LATHROP AVENUE; Grades: 04 - 06)
  • BOONTON MIDDLE SCH (Students: 149; Location: 306 LATHROP AVENUE; Grades: 07 - 08)
Private primary/middle schools in Boonton:
  • OUR LADY OF MT CARMEL SCHOOL (Students: 160; Location: 205 OAK STREET; Grades: PK - 5)
  • MUSTARD SEED MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 77; Location: RD 3 117 BOONTON AVE; Grades: PK - UG)
Library in Boonton:
  • BOONTON HOLMES PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $246,611; Location: 621 MAIN ST.; 45,133 books; 583 audio materials; 862 video materials; 102 serial subscriptions)

Churches in Boonton include: First Presbyterian Church (A), Saints Cyril and Methodius Roman Catholic Church (B), Jam E-Masjid Islamic Center (C), Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church (D), Reformed Church of Boonton (E), Saint John's Episcopal Church (F).

Cemetery: Greenwood Cemetery (1).

Reservoir: Boonton Reservoir (A).

Parks in Boonton include: Sheep Hill Park (1), Grace Lord Park (2).


Boonton compared to New Jersey state average:
  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Boonton:
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WMTR (1250 AM; 7 kW; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WVNJ (1160 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVERSAL B/CASTING OF NEW YORK,INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXMC (1310 AM; 1 kW; PARSIPPANY-TROY HILL, NJ)

Strongest FM radio stations in Boonton:
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WDHA-FM (105.5 FM; DOVER, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMSC (90.3 FM; UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFME (94.7 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WFMU (91.1 FM; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: AURICLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WSUS (102.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Boonton:
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W54CZ (Channel 54; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLBX-LP (Channel 22; CRANFORD, NJ; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WNJB (Channel 58; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)

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Source: City-Data.com


 

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