Montague Sussex County, New Jersey

Montague: Township in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States


Montague is a township located in the county of Sussex in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,847 and a population density of 85 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,630 inhabitants.

The township was created 263 years ago in 1759.

Montague Quick Facts

Population : 3,630 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Sussex County
Postal code : 07827
Area : 45.38 km2
Altitude : 3,497 feet / 1066 meters
Establishment : March 03, 1759 (263 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 19:12:52 (18th May 2022)
Density : 80 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.98% (2010-2020)
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Montague is located at 41°18'11"N 74°47'37"W (41.3031500, -74.7935000). It has 2 neighbors: Wantage and Greenville.

Montague map

Montague has 2 neighbours.

  • Wantage township of New Jersey
  • Greenville town in Orange County, New York, United States


According to census records, the population of Montague decreased by 5.98% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,847 - census
2011 3,856 0.23% estimation process
2012 3,826 -0.78% estimation process
2013 3,793 -0.87% estimation process
2014 3,768 -0.66% estimation process
2015 3,728 -1.07% estimation process
2016 3,698 -0.81% estimation process
2017 3,679 -0.52% estimation process
2018 3,664 -0.41% estimation process
2019 3,648 -0.44% estimation process
2020 3,630 -0.5% estimation process

Montague zip code is 07827. County name: Sussex, County fips: 34037

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People born in Montague (2)

People born in Montague, including congressman for Pennsylvania Daniel Myers Van Auken, politician John Westbrook Hornbeck, .


Schools in Montague

College & universities near Montague, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
247603 Sussex County Community College Newton (NJ) 07860
374927 Beauty School of Middletown Middletown (NY) 10940
194240 Orange County Community College Middletown (NY) 10940
417992 Orange Ulster BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Goshen (NY) 10924
212115 East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania East Stroudsburg (PA) 18301-2999

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Montague, NJ

Code Name Address Type
SRN Scranton, PA 23 Lackawanna Avenue BUS
CRT Croton–Harmon station 1 Croton Point Avenue RAIL
WHV White Haven, PA I-476, Exit 95/I-80, Exit 277, at Hwy 940 BUS
NWK Pennsylvania Station 1 Raymond Plaza West RAIL
EWR Newark Liberty International Airport Newark Liberty International Airport RAIL

Post offices near Montague

Post Office Name City ZIP
Milford Post Office Milford (PA) 18337
Montagu Post Office Montague (NJ) 07827
Layton Post Office Layton (NJ) 07851
Matamora Post Office Matamoras (PA) 18336
Port Jerv Post Office Port Jervis (NY) 12771

Other places with the same name (4)

Other cities in Sussex County

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

City Name Population Title
Sparta 18,598 Township of New Jersey
Hopatcong Hills 16,267 City in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States of America
Hopatcong 14,145 Borough in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States
Wantage 10,899 Township of New Jersey
Lake Mohawk 9,916 City in Byram Township, New Jersey, United States of America
Newton 7,977 Town in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States
Highland Lake 4,933 Town
Stillwater 3,855 Township of New Jersey
Stanhope 3,288 Borough of New Jersey
Fredon 3,145 Township in Sussex County, New Jersey, USA
Hamburg 3,121 Borough of New Jersey
Lafayette 2,352 Township in Sussex County, New Jersey
Ogdensburg 2,245 Borough in Sussex County, New Jersey
Sussex 1,979 Borough in Sussex County, New Jersey
Vernon Valley 1,626 Census designated place
Crandon Lakes 1,178 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Montague distances to largest New Jersey cities