Madison Morris County, New Jersey

Madison: Borough in Morris County, New Jersey, United States

About

Madison is a city located in the county of Morris in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 15,845 and a population density of 1,414 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 17,612 inhabitants.

The city was created 132 years ago in 1889.

Madison Quick Facts

Population : 17,612 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Morris County
Postal code : 07940
Phone Area Codes : 973
Area : 11.2 km2
Named for : James Madison
Altitude : 266 feet / 81 meters
Establishment : December 12, 1889 (132 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 17:40:18 (5th October 2022)
Density : 1,572 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 10.03% (2010-2020)
Madison locator map
Location of Madison on New Jersey map.
Downtown Madison NJ image
Downtown Madison NJ
Downtown Madison NJ image

Geography

Madison is located at 40°45'35"N 74°25'2"W (40.7598200, -74.4171000). It has 4 neighbors: Harding, Morris, Chatham and Florham Park.

Madison map

Madison has 4 neighbours.

  • Harding township of New Jersey
  • Morris township in Morris County, New Jersey
  • Chatham borough in Morris County, New Jersey
  • Florham Park borough in Morris County, New Jersey

Demographics

The population of Madison increased by 10.03% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,845 - census
2011 15,942 0.61% estimation process
2012 16,001 0.37% estimation process
2013 16,112 0.69% estimation process
2014 15,963 -0.93% estimation process
2015 15,964 0.01% estimation process
2016 15,935 -0.18% estimation process
2017 15,868 -0.42% estimation process
2018 16,488 3.76% estimation process
2019 17,654 6.6% estimation process
2020 17,612 -0.24% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 9,862
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 9,301
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 6.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 9,985
April 1, 2010 Population : 9,133
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.4%
People over 65 (%) : 22.8%
Female persons, % : 53.7%
White only, percent : 87.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 4.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 7.2%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 80.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 616
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 7.2%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 73.6%

Madison zip code is 07940. County name: Morris, County fips: 34027

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 73.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $250,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,797
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $589
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,130
2015-2019 Households : 3,820
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.48
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 83.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 9.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 91.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 85.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 96.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 33,777
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 40,187
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 680,585
2012 total retail sales per capita : $74,438
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $79,563
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $46,378
Percentage of people living in poverty : 3.7%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,178
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 561
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 384
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 99
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 998
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 87
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,002
2010 population per square mile : 2,077.9
2010 land area in square miles : 4.40
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 65.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $97,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,129
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $438
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,034
2015-2019 Households : 19,710
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.57
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 82.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 5.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 91.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 85.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 103,187
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 198,571
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 3,057
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 788,992
2012 total retail sales per capita : $15,100
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $54,978
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,647
Percentage of people living in poverty : 11.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,731
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,946
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,376
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,100
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,466
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 236
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,320
2010 population per square mile : 4,152.5
2010 land area in square miles : 12.56

People born in Madison (23)

People born in Madison, including music historian Eddie Trunk, Major League Baseball pitcher Don Newcombe, author Edward Irenaeus Prime-Stevenson, .

List

  • Alexander Duncan (Member of the United States House of Representatives from Ohio (1788-1853)) he was born in 01/01/1788
  • Samuel DeCoster Atkins he was born in 25/10/1910
  • David Austin Sayre (American silversmith and banker) he was born in 12/04/1793
  • Greg Olear (novelist) he was born in 13/11/1972
  • Jessica Smith (editor) she was born in 01/01/1895
  • Lewis Sayre (American physician) he was born in 29/02/1820
  • Marcellus Hartley Dodge, Jr. (American heir) he was born in 29/07/1908
  • Peter DeMaria (American architect) he was born in 24/10/1960
  • Samuel S. Coursen (United States Army Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 04/08/1926
  • George Brasno (American actor (1911-1982)) he was born in 23/12/1911
  • Aubrey Eugene Robinson, Jr. (United States federal judge) he was born in 30/03/1922
  • Jay P. Rolison, Jr. (New York politician) he was born in 05/04/1929
  • Leo Hewlett Thebaud he was born in 15/02/1890
  • Robert Samuel Rogers (American classical philologist) he was born in 05/12/1900
  • Catherine Zimmerman (association football player) she was born in 15/01/1995
  • Lincoln Brower (entomologist and ecologist, known for his work on monarch butterflies) he was born in 10/09/1931
  • Adeline Albright Wigand (American painter) she was born in 24/06/1852
  • James K. Magie (American newsman and Civil War officer) he was born in 07/01/1827

Schools in Madison

College & universities near Madison, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
184348 Drew University Madison (NJ) 07940

Stations (22)

Amtrak & bus stations near Madison, NJ

Code Name Address Type
EWR Newark Liberty International Airport Newark Liberty International Airport RAIL
NWK Pennsylvania Station 1 Raymond Plaza West RAIL
MET Metropark station 100 Middlesex-Essex Turnpike RAIL
NBK New Brunswick station French and Albany Streets RAIL
NYP Pennsylvania Station 8th Ave 31st Street / 8th Ave 33rd Street RAIL

Post offices near Madison

Post Office Name City ZIP
Madison Post Office Madison (NJ) 07940

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Other cities in Morris County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Morris County , NJ. (more)

City Name Population Title
Parsippany 51,144 Township in Morris County, New Jersey, United States
Monroe 44,884 Township in Gloucester County, New Jersey
Mount Olive 28,815 Township of New Jersey
Montville 20,970 Township in Morris County, New Jersey
Morristown 18,594 Town in Morris County, New Jersey, USA
Dover 17,619 Town in New Jersey, USA
Denville 16,362 Township in Morris County, New Jersey
Pequannock 14,884 Township of New Jersey
Hanover 14,173 Township in Morris County, New Jersey, United States
Florham Park 11,824 Borough in Morris County, New Jersey
East Hanover 10,868 Township of New Jersey
Kinnelon 9,852 Borough in Morris County, New Jersey, United States
Budd Lake 8,968 Census designated place
White Meadow Lake 8,836 Census designated place
Chatham 8,601 Borough in Morris County, New Jersey
Long Hill 8,382 Township of New Jersey

Distance to Other Cities

Madison distances to largest New Jersey cities