Living in Boonton, NJ

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Boonton SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Boonton, NJ Crime Report

101
Total Crimes
1,226.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-52.25%
Below National Average

Boonton, NJ Cost Of Living

126
Boonton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average

Boonton, New Jersey Info Snack

Boonton is a town in Morris County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the town's population was 8,347, reflecting a decline of 149 (1.8%) from the 8,496 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 153 (+1.8%) from the 8,343 counted in the 1990 Census. The settlement was originally called "Boone-Towne" in 1761 in honor of the Colonial Governor Thomas Boone.
Population
8,302
Unemployment
4.7%
Poverty
5.3%
Median Home
$377,900
Median Income
$88,633
Median Rent
$1,354

Boonton, NJ Photos

Rankings for Boonton in New Jersey

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Map Of Boonton, NJ

Population over time in Boonton

Year Population % Change
2017 8,302 -1.0%
2016 8,390 -0.2%
2015 8,405 -0.2%
2014 8,422 -0.0%
2013 8,424 0.4%
2012 8,393 -0.1%
2011 8,403 0.1%
2010 8,392 -0.2%
2009 8,405 -
Crime/100k Boonton NJ USA
Violent Crime 85.0 208.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.2 5.0
Robbery 24.3 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 48.6 117.4 246.8
Property Crime 1141.3 1404.9 2199.5
Burglary 133.6 215.9 376.0
Larceny 959.2 1065.1 1594.6
Car Theft 48.6 123.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Boonton

White
67.0% (5,559)
African American
4.9% (408)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
10.2% (844)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (13)
Two Or More
2.9% (237)
Hispanic
14.9% (1,241)
Race Boonton NJ USA
White 67.0% 55.8% 61.1%
African American 4.9% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 10.2% 9.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.9% 19.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Boonton, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
2.9% (23,750)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.1% (17,345)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.4% (45,099)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.3% (52,304)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (120,620)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.3% (110,746)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (79,790)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.5% (178,262)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.8% (89,931)
$200,000 or more
13.5% (112,347)
Income Boonton NJ USA
Less than $10,000 2.9% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.1% 3.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.4% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.3% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 9.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.3% 14.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 12.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.5% 17.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.8% 9.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 13.5% 13.0% 7.0%

Gender in Boonton

Female
49.4% (4,105)
Male
50.6% (4,197)
Gender Boonton NJ USA
Female 49.4% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 50.6% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Boonton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (332)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (332)
High School / GED
22.0% (1,826)
Some College
16.0% (1,328)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (581)
Bachelor's Degree
33.0% (2,739)
Master's Degree
10.0% (830)
Professional Degree
2.0% (166)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (166)
Education Boonton NJ USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 33.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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