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Morris Plains, NJ Community Information

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History:

Morris Plains was incorporated as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 15, 1926, from portions of Hanover Township. Morris Plains serves as a bedroom community for workers in New York City. The Morristown Line of New Jersey Transit provides commuters with direct access to New York Penn Station and to Hoboken Terminal.

General Information:

Town Name: Morris Plains
City Hall: Borough Hall
Address: 531 Speedwell Avenue, Morris Plains NJ 07950
Phone Number: 973-538-2224
Land Area: 2.6 square miles
Distance to NYC: 34 miles
Town Website: http://www.morrisplainsboro.org
Library Website: http://www.morrisplainsboro.org
Water Service:
Gas & Electric:
  • Quick Facts
    Population: 5,387 Population Density / Mile: 2,114
    Median Age: 43.79 Number of Households: 2,080
    Average Household Size: 2.561 Households with Children: 647
    Median Household Income: $116,252
  • Population
    Population: 5,387 Population Density / Mile: 2,114
    % Change in Population Since 2010: 3.46% Male Population: 2,618
    Female Population: 2,769 Median Age: 43.79
  • Households
    Number of Households: 2,080 Average Household Size: 2.561
    Households with Children: 647 Households without Children: 846
    Family Households: 1,493 Non-Family Households: 64
  • Income
    Median Household Income: $116,252 Average Household Income: $142,496
    Per Capita Income: $55,594 Average Total Household Expenditure: $55,061
  • Education
    Educational Climate Index: 5

    1 = Low, 5 = High

    The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

  • Employment
Annual Precipitation: 53.67 Average January Low Temperature: 17.6
Average January High Temperature: 37.9 Average July Low Temperature: 59.2
Average July High Temperature: 84.7  
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EATING - DRINKING  54 Locations
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC  10 Locations
HEALTH CARE SERVICES  70 Locations
HOSPITALITY  5 Locations
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS  18 Locations
PERSONAL SERVICES  263 Locations
PET SERVICES  14 Locations
SHOPPING  135 Locations
TRAVEL  7 Locations
School Information:
BOROUGH SCHOOL Details/Map
MOUNTAIN WAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
New Jersey School Performance Reports:
Borough E.S. (Elementary School) View Report
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Morris Plains, NJ Community Information

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