Crandon Lakes, New Jersey

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Population in 2010: 1,178. Population change since 2000: -0.2%
Males: 578  (49.1%)
Females: 600  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  46.6 years
New Jersey median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 07860.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $78,175 (it was $56,188 in 2000)
Crandon Lakes:

$78,175
NJ:

$76,126

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $36,515 (it was $22,642 in 2000)

Crandon Lakes CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $207,222 (it was $119,200 in 2000)
Crandon Lakes:

$207,222
NJ:

$328,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $232,990; Detached houses: $236,446
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  • Races in Crandon Lakes, NJ (2010)

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    • 1,11494.6%White alone
    • 363.1%Hispanic
    • 131.1%Asian alone
    • 80.7%Two or more races
    • 70.6%Black alone

Races in Crandon Lakes detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Crandon Lakes: 117.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.7%), Italian (19.5%), Irish (17.0%), American (8.4%), Northern European (7.2%), Dutch (5.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 860 feet

Land area: 2.53 square miles.

Population density: 465 people per square mile   (low).

Crandon Lakes,NJ real estate house value index trend

Crandon Lakes, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Crandon Lakes:

  • High school or higher: 95.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 49.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Crandon Lakes CDP:

  • Never married: 33.2%
  • Now married: 44.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

28 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe, 0.8% North America, 0.5% Asia).

This place:

2.4%
New Jersey:

21.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $5,026 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $5,071 (2.2%)

Crandon Lakes satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wayne, NJ (33.3 miles , pop. 54,069).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (43.6 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (51.5 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities: Branchville borough, NJ (2.2 miles ), Newton, NJ (2.6 miles ), Ross Corner, NJ (2.6 miles) , Pocono Ranch Lands, PA (2.8 miles ), Birchwood Lakes, PA (3.1 miles ), Marksboro, NJ (3.2 miles) , Andover borough, NJ (3.3 miles ), Saw Creek, PA (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 41.12 N, Longitude: 74.84 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 973

Crandon Lakes household income distribution Crandon Lakes home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Crandon Lakes: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Crandon Lakes, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Crandon Lakes-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.4 miles away from the Crandon Lakes place center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 20.0 miles away from the place center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Crandon Lakes-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 197.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.4 miles away from Crandon Lakes center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 239.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 289.7 miles away from Crandon Lakes center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 38.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sussex County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Crandon Lakes topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Crandon Lakes:

  • SUSSEX COUNTY HOMESTEAD (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NEWTON, NJ)
  • VALLEY VIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; NEWTON, NJ)
  • BARN HILL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; NEWTON, NJ)
  • NEWTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; NEWTON, NJ)
  • KAREN ANN QUINLAN HOSPICE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; NEWTON, NJ)
  • ANDOVER SUBACUTE AND REHAB II (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ANDOVER, NJ)
  • IN HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; SPARTA, NJ)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Crandon Lakes:

  • Sussex County Community College (about 6 miles; Newton, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 2,402)
  • Centenary College (about 20 miles; Hackettstown, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,271)
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 20 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 6,195)
  • County College of Morris (about 24 miles; Randolph, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,427)
  • Orange County Community College (about 31 miles; Middletown, NY; FT enrollment: 4,742)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (about 33 miles; Madison, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,690)
  • Drew University (about 34 miles; Madison, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,272)

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Notable location: Hampton Township Fire and Rescue Station 2 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Lower Crandon Lake (A), Crandon Lakes (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Sussex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 77.2. This is about average.

City:

77.2
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.37. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.37
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.626. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.626
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.71. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.71
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.7%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  75.7%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
New Jersey average:

12.6

Crandon Lakes travel time to work - commute Crandon Lakes mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Crandon Lakes CDP (based on Sussex County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic56,40016
Mainline Protestant9,21136
Evangelical Protestant4,36831
Other1,34512
Orthodox3001
Black Protestant1821
None77,459-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 29
Sussex County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 25
Sussex County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Sussex County:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 101
Here:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.8%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sussex County:

23.7%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.4%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

41.7%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

37.9%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Crandon Lakes:

29.7
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

32.6%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.8%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Crandon Lakes:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

41.1%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

49.3%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Crandon Lakes:

78.2%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Crandon Lakes, NJ Residents

4.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($57,522 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($339 average AGI)
Sussex County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Morris County, NJ  1.16% ($57,003 average AGI)
from Passaic County, NJ  0.43% ($52,504)
from Bergen County, NJ  0.37% ($68,616)


5.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($55,652 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.29%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($438 average AGI)
Sussex County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Morris County, NJ  1.16% ($57,396 average AGI)
to Passaic County, NJ  0.34% ($46,869)
to Bergen County, NJ  0.25% ($54,204)

Strongest AM radio stations in Crandon Lakes:

  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNNJ (1360 AM; 2 kW; NEWTON, NJ)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WVNJ (1160 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVERSAL B/CASTING OF NEW YORK,INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Crandon Lakes:

  • WNNJ-FM (103.7 FM; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHCY (106.3 FM; BLAIRSTOWN, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSUS (102.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNJP (88.5 FM; SUSSEX, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTH.)
  • WSBG (93.5 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WTSX (96.7 FM; PORT JERVIS, NY; Owner: PORT JERVIS BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WWYY (107.1 FM; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W245AC (96.9 FM; HARMONY TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WKRF (107.9 FM; TOBYHANNA, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WRTY (91.1 FM; JACKSON TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV COMMONWEALTH SYS HGR ED.)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W284AF (104.7 FM; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ; Owner: WRNJ RADIO, INC.)
  • WBYX (88.7 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • W224AS (92.7 FM; WASHINGTON, NJ; Owner: WRNJ RADIO, INC.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRPJ (88.9 FM; PORT JERVIS, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WXHD (90.1 FM; MOUNT HOPE, NY; Owner: AURICLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WDHA-FM (105.5 FM; DOVER, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)

TV broadcast stations around Crandon Lakes:

  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • W36AZ (Channel 36; SUSSEX, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CING. AUTHORITY)
  • WNJB2 (Channel 58; BLAIRSTOWN, NJ; Owner: NJ PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$209,2901$189,81010$237,8151$79,6801$115,510
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$158,5400$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$04$268,1880$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$196,5730$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$322,1600$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3720.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$172,850
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 3720.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (53%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (18%)
  • Wood (14%)
  • Other fuel (7%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Crandon Lakes compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.

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  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Jordan (population 500+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Western Asia (population 500+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
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