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Vernon, NJ Community Information

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History:

The independent township of Vernon was established on April 8, 1793, from portions of Hardyston Township, and the township was formally incorporated on February 21, 1798. It is located about one hour drive from New York City and is part of the New York Metropolitan Area. As of the United States 2000 Census, the township population was 24,686, making it the largest township in the county by population. Vernon is home to the ski resort and water park, Mountain Creek (formerly Great Gorge and Vernon Valley), the Hidden Valley ski resort, as well as Crystal Springs Resort's Minerals Hotel and Elements Spa.

General Information:

Town Name: VERNON
City Hall: Town Hall
Address: 21 Church Street, VERNON NJ 07462
Phone Number: 973-764-4055
Land Area: 68.4 square miles
Distance to NYC: 49 miles
Town Website: http://www.vernontwp.com
Library Website: http://www.sussexcountylibrary.org/
Water Service:
Gas & Electric:
  • Quick Facts
    Population: 6,949 Population Density / Mile: 412
    Median Age: 40.91 Number of Households: 2,719
    Average Household Size: 2.556 Households with Children: 753
    Median Household Income: $81,049
  • Population
    Population: 6,949 Population Density / Mile: 412
    % Change in Population Since 2010: -7.8% Male Population: 3,499
    Female Population: 3,451 Median Age: 40.91
  • Households
    Number of Households: 2,719 Average Household Size: 2.556
    Households with Children: 753 Households without Children: 995
    Family Households: 1,748 Non-Family Households: 249
  • Income
    Median Household Income: $81,049 Average Household Income: $93,355
    Per Capita Income: $36,528 Average Total Household Expenditure: $51,316
  • Education
    Educational Climate Index: 4

    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: 50.82 Average January Low Temperature: 14.2
Average January High Temperature: 34.5 Average July Low Temperature: 59.1
Average July High Temperature: 83.3  
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BANKS - FINANCIAL  13 Locations
EATING - DRINKING  22 Locations
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GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC  2 Locations
HEALTH CARE SERVICES  61 Locations
HOSPITALITY  12 Locations
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS  4 Locations
PERSONAL SERVICES  117 Locations
PET SERVICES  1 Locations
SHOPPING  35 Locations
TRAVEL  3 Locations
School Information:
CEDAR MOUNTAIN SCHOOL Details/Map
GLEN MEADOW MIDDLE SCHOOL Details/Map
LOUNSBERRY HOLLOW MIDDLE SCHOOL Details/Map
ROLLING HILLS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
VERNON TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL Details/Map
WALNUT RIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
New Jersey School Performance Reports:
Cedar Mountain School (Elementary School) View Report
Glen Meadow (Elementary School) View Report
Lounsberry Hollow (Elementary School) View Report
Rolling Hills (Elementary School) View Report
Vernon Twp High (Secondary School) View Report
Walnut Ridge (Elementary School) View Report

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Vernon, NJ Community Information

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