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Rockaway Borough, NJ Community Information

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History:

Rockaway was formed as a borough on June 19, 1894, from portions of Rockaway Township, based on the results of a referendum held the previous day.

General Information:

Town Name: Rockaway Boro
City Hall: Borough Hall
Address: 1 East Main Street, Rockaway Boro NJ 07688
Phone Number: 973-627-8035
Land Area: 2.1 square miles
Distance to NYC: 35 miles
Town Website: http://www.rockawayborough.com/
Library Website: http://rblibrary.org/
Water Service:
Gas & Electric:
  • Quick Facts
    Population: 6,350 Population Density / Mile: 3,064
    Median Age: 42.66 Number of Households: 2,412
    Average Household Size: 2.629 Households with Children: 680
    Median Household Income: $82,656
  • Population
    Population: 6,350 Population Density / Mile: 3,064
    % Change in Population Since 2010: -1.78% Male Population: 3,103
    Female Population: 3,247 Median Age: 42.66
  • Households
    Number of Households: 2,412 Average Household Size: 2.629
    Households with Children: 680 Households without Children: 936
    Family Households: 1,616 Non-Family Households: 200
  • Income
    Median Household Income: $82,656 Average Household Income: $102,364
    Per Capita Income: $38,937 Average Total Household Expenditure: $53,046
  • 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: 53.66 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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School Information:
LINCOLN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
THOMAS JEFFERSON MIDDLE SCHOOL Details/Map
New Jersey School Performance Reports:
Lincoln (Elementary School) View Report
Thomas Jefferson Middle (Elementary School) View Report

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Rockaway Borough, NJ Community Information

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