Sussex County, New Jersey Basics:

Sussex County New Jersey - Government Site

Population: 147,192
Area: 519 square miles
County seat: Newton
Area code(s) in use: 973 908
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 93.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.6%
Median household income: $85,507
Persons in poverty: 5.2%
Home ownership rate: 84.8%
Mean travel time to work: 37.5 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Bergen  Essex  Monroe (PA)  Morris  Orange (NY)  Passaic  Pike (PA)  Warren  

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Map of the Sussex County area

Our detail map of Sussex County shows the Sussex County, New Jersey boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Sussex County, New Jersey

  Airports     show all on map

Aeroflex-Andover Airport, Air Tractor Heliport, Great Gorge Country Club Incorporated Heliport, Newton Airport, Newton Memorial Hospital Heliport, Sussex Airport, Tamarack Flyers Heliport, TGP-325 Heliport, Trinca Airport, Westby Heliport, Zitone Airport

  Bays     show all on map

Byram Bay, Byram Cove, Davis Cove, Henderson Bay, Henderson Cove, Ingram Cove, River Styx

  Bends     show all on map

Wallpack Bend

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Allamuchy - Green First Aid Squad, Andover Borough Fire Department, Andover Township Fire Department, Andover Township Police Department, Andover Township Volunteer Fire Department Station 2, Arc Ambulance Service, Augusta Gardens Greenhouse, Beemerville Fire Department / Wantage Township Company 1, Blue Ridge Rescue Squad, Branchville Hose Company 1, Byram Township Fire Department, Byram Township Fire Department Station 2, Byram Township Fire Department Station 3, Byram Township Police Department, Colesville Volunteer Fire Department Wantage Township Company 2, Frankford Township Fire Department Station 1, Frankford Township Fire Department Station 2, Franklin Borough Police Department, Franklin Fire Department, Fredon Volunteer Fire Company and Emergency Medical Services, Glenwood - Pochuck Volunteer Ambulance, Green Township Volunteer Fire Department, Hamburg Fire Department, Hamburg Police Department, Hampton Township Fire and Rescue Station 1, Hampton Township Fire and Rescue Station 2, Hampton Township Fire and Rescue Station 3, Hardyston First Aid Squad, Hardyston Police Department Hamburg, Hardyston Police Department Stockholm, Hardyston Township Fire Department Company 1 Headquarters, Hardyston Township Fire Department Company 2, Highland Lakes Fire Department, Hopatcong Ambulance Squad, Hopatcong Fire Department Defiance Engine Company 3, Hopatcong Fire Department Northwood Engine Company 2, Hopatcong Hills Fire and Rescue Engine Company 4, Hopatcong Police Department, Lafayette Township Fire Department, Lafayette Volunteer Emergency Squad, Lakeland Emergency Squad, McAfee Fire Department, Montague Volunteer Fire Department, New Jersey Forest Fire Service North Division, New Jersey State Highway Police Department Troop B Sussex Station Augusta, Newton Fire Department Station 1, Newton Fire Department Station 2, Newton Fire Department Station 3, Newton Fire Prevention Office, Newton First Aid Rescue Squad, Newton Police Department, Ogdensburg Fire Department, Ogdensburg Police Department, Ogdensburg Volunteer First Aid Squad, Pochuck Valley Fire Department, Sandyston Township Fire Department, Sandyston Volunteer Fire Department Station 2, Sparta Township Fire Department, Sparta Township Police Department, Sparta Volunteer Ambulance Service, Sparta Volunteer Fire Station Sparta Lake, Sparta Volunteer Fire Station Stanhope Road Firehouse, Stanhope - Netcong American Legion Ambulance, Stanhope Borough Police Department, Stanhope Fire Department, Stillwater Area Volunteer Fire Company, Stillwater Township Police Department, Stillwater Volunteer Emergency Rescue Squad, Sussex County Fire Academy, Sussex County Sheriff's Office, Sussex Fire Department, Sussex First Aid Squad, Swartswood Volunteer Fire Department, The Sterling Hill Mining Museum, Upper Greenwood Lake Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Vernon Township Ambulance Squad, Vernon Township Fire Department, Vernon Township Fire Department Office, Vernon Township Police Department, Wallkill Valley First Aid Squad, Walter Keogh - Dwyer Correctional Facility, Wantage Township First Aid Squad

  Capes     show all on map

Bishops Rock, Carpenters Point, Cow Tongue Point, Elba Point, Hendershots Point, Pickerel Point, Pine Tree Point, Sharps Point, Strawberry Point, Sun Rise Point

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Bevans Cemetery, Branchville Cemetery, Canistear Cemetery, Clove Cemetery, Decker Cemetery, Deckertown Cemetery, Fairview Cemetery, Glenwood Cemetery, Hainesville Cemetery, Hardyston Cemetery, Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Lower Wall Pack Cemetery, Newton Cemetery, Saint Joseph Cemetery, Saint Thomas Cemetery, Union Cemetery, Vaughn Cemetery, Wallpack Cemetery, Wantage Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Byram Center Census Designated Place, Crandon Lakes Census Designated Place, Highland Lake Census Designated Place, Lake Mohawk Census Designated Place, Ross Corner Census Designated Place, Vernon Center Census Designated Place, Vernon Valley Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Byram Bay Church, First Church of Christ Scientist, First Presbyterian Church, First Presbyterian Church, Frankford Plains Church, Immaculate Conception Church, Minisink Church, Ogdensburg Presbyterian Church, Our Lady of the Lake Church, Saint John Viannery Church, Saint Joseph Church, Saint Pauls Abbey, Saint Thomas Church, Saint Thomas of Aquinas Church, Sandystone Church, Sandystone Church, Stockholm United Methodist Church, Temple Shalom, Tranquility Church

  Dams     show all on map

Balesville Dam, Blue Heron Lake Dam, Branchville Reservoir Dam, Cannistear Reservoir Dam Number One, Cannistear Reservoir Dam Number Two, Clearview Lake Dam, Clove River Dam, Cranberry Lake Dam, Culvers Lake Dam, Deer Trail Lake Dam, Denton Clark Estate Dam, East Highland Lake Dam, Emilio Perona Dam, Forest Lake Dam, Fox Hollow Dam, Fox Trail Lake Dam, Franklin Pond Dam, Frenches Pond Dam, Gardners Pond Dam, Glenwood Lake Dam, Headleys Pond Dam, Heaters Pond Dam, Hemlock Lake Dam, Hemlock Lake Dam, Herzenberg Dam, Highland Lake Dam, Jefferson Lake Dam, Johnson Lake Dam, Keller Pond Dam, Kittatinny Camp Lake Dam, Kittatinny Lake Dam, Kofferls Pond Dam, Kohout Lake Dam, Lake Ashroe Dam, Lake Gerard Dam, Lake Grinnell Dam, Lake Hopatcong Dam, Lake Kathyrn Dam, Lake Lackawanna Dam, Lake Lenape Dam, Lake Marcia Dam, Lake Mohawk Dam, Lake Neepaulin Dam, Lake Ocquittunk Dam, Lake Owassa Dam, Lake Plymouth Dam, Lake Pochung Dam, Lake Robert Rooke Dam, Lake Saginaw Dam, Lake Stockholm Dam, Lake Success Dam, Lake Wanda Dam, Lake Wildwood Dam, Lake Windsor Dam, Lawrence Dam, Little Swartswood Lake Dam, Lower Blue Mountain Lake Dam, Mashipacong Pond Dam, Morris Lake Dam, Mud Pond Dam, New Wawayanda Lake Dam, Paulins Kill Dam, Quick Pond Dam, Reynolds Lake Dam, Rock Island Lake Dam, Rock Ridge Lake Dam, Sawmill Pond Dam, Silver Lake Dam, Skellinger Dam, Sparta Lake Dam, Steeny Kill Dam, Stickle Pond Dam, Stony Lake Dam, Sunset Lake Dam, Swartswood Lake Dam, Thomas Rich Dam, Tomahawk Lake Dam, Tranquility Dam, Upper Blue Mountain Lake Dam, Upper Highland Lake Dam, Upper Mohawk Lake Dam, Wawayanda Lake Dam, Willow Crest Dam

  Falls     show all on map

Tillman Falls

  Flats     show all on map

Germany Flats

  Forests     show all on map

Stokes State Forest

  Gaps     show all on map

Culvers Gap

  Hospitals     show all on map

Newton Memorial Hospital, Saint Clares Hospital

  Islands     show all on map

Buck Bar, County Island, Dove Island, Indian Island, Mashipacong Island, Minisink Island, Namanock Island, Quicks Island, Sister Islands

  Lakes     show all on map

Arapaho Lake, Barry Lakes, Bear Pond, Beaver Lake, Beisers Pond, Big Spring, Buckmire Pond, Catfish Pond, Clove Acres Lake, Collins Pond, Crater Lake, Cub Lake, Drakes Pond, Dry Pond, Edison Pond, Fairview Lake, Fowlers Pond, Grass Pond, Hawthorne Lake, Holiday Lake, Hortons Pond, Howells Pond, Hughs Pond, Hunts Pond, Kimbles Pond, Laidlaws Pond, Lake Acquackanonk, Lake Gerard, Lake Grinnell, Lake Iliff, Lake Kathryn, Lake Lookout, Lake Marcia, Lake Neepaulin, Lake Owassa, Lake Pochung, Lake Rutherford, Lake Saginaw, Lake Wanda, Lake Wildwood, Laurel Pond, Livingston Ponds, Marshall Pond, Mastodon Lake, Mecca Lake, Montague Lake, Muckshaw Ponds, Mud Pond, Panorama Lake, Panther Lake, Plymouth Pond, Redings Pond, Rock Lodge Pond, Ryker Lake, Seneca Lake, Spring Lake, Stag Pond, Straders Pond, Turtle Pond, Twin Lakes, Upper Lake Mohawk, White Lake, Whites Pond, Wolf Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Alstede Farms, Beemerville Orchards, Black Bear Golf Course, Black Creek Farm, Black Horse Ranch, Blue Heron Camp, Branchville Junction (historical), Camp Acquackanonk, Camp Columbus, Camp Glenwood, Camp Ken-Etiwa-Pec, Camp Kitta-Tinny, Camp Minisink, Camp Mogiska, Camp Olympia, Camp Saint Benedict, Cherry Ridge, County Camp, Dennis Memorial Camp, Dingmans Ferry, Emmens Station, Farmstead Golf and Country Club, High Hollow Farms, Hyper-Humas Station, Ideal Farms, Kittatinny Camp, Lake Lackawanna Golf Course, Lake Mohawk Golf Club, Lake Mohawk Golf Course, Lake Shore Farm, Life Magazine Camp (historical), Madeleine Mulford Girl Scout Camp, Maple Grange, Mosefund Farm, Mount Allamuchy Camp, Mulford Station, Newton Country Club, North Church, Paterson Camp, Pochuck Valley Farm, Prices Switch, Rolling Greens Golf Club, Sakawawin Boy Scout Camp, Smith Ferry, Sparta Station, Stillwater Station, Swartswood Station, Tristate Bible Camp, Valley View Farms, Walkill Country Club, White Lake Farm (historical), Windy Brow Orchard, Wintermutes Foundry, Wolf Pit Rod And Gun Club, Yellow Frame

  Mines     show all on map

Byram Quarry, Franklin Quarry, Lake Hopatcong Quarry, Limecrest Quarry, Newton Pit

  Parks     show all on map

Allamuchy State Park, Edison Acres Park, Flatbrook Fish and Wildlife Management Area, Hainesville Fish and Wildlife Management Area, Hamburg Mountain Wildlife Management Area, High Point State Park, Musconetcong State Park, Newton Playground (historical), Sea View Park, Sparta Glen Park, Swartswood State Park, Ungerman Field, Walpack Fish and Wildlife Management Area, Whittingham Fish and Wildlife Management Area

  Populated Places     show all on map

Abertown, Ackerson, Andover, Andover Junction, Armstrong, Augusta, Balesville, Beaver Lake, Beaver Run, Beemerville, Bevans, Big Springs, Bonaparte Landing, Branchville, Brighton, Byram Cove, Clearwater, Colesville, Cranberry Lake, Crandon Lakes, Culvers Inlet, DeKays, Duttonville, Edison, Five Points, Flatbrookville, Four Corners, Franklin, Fredon, Germantown (historical), Glenwood, Greendell, Hainesville, Halsey, Hamburg, Haneys Mill, Hanford, Hardistonville, Harmonyvale, Highland Lakes, Holland, Hopatcong, Hopatcong Heights, Hopatcong Hills, Hopewell, Hopkins Corner, Houses Corner, Huntsburg, Huntsville, Independence Corner, Kampe, Lafayette, Lake Mohawk, Layton, Lewisburg, Libertyville, Lockwood, Mahola, Martins, McAfee, McCoys Corner, Middleville, Millville, Monroe, Montague, Mount Pisgah, Mount Salem, Myrtle Grove, Newton, Normanook, Northrup, Northwood, Ogdensburg, Owens, Papakating, Paulins Kill, Pellettown, Pinkneyville, Plains, Plumbsock, Point Pleasant, Quarryville, Rockport, Roseville, Ross Corner, Roys, Rudeville, Sand Hills, Shaytown, South Ogdensburg, Sparta, Sparta Junction, Sperry Springs, Springdale, Stanhope, Stillwater, Stockholm, Sussex, Sussex Mills, Swartswood, Tabernacle, Tranquility, Tuttles Corner, Upper Mohawk, Van Syckles, Vernon, Vernon Valley, Wallpack Center, Wantage, Warbasse, Washingtonville, Waterloo, Wawayanda, Wawayanda, Whitehall, Willow Brook, Woodbourne, Woodruffs Gap, Wykertown

  Ranges     show all on map

Hamburg Mountains, Pimple Hills, Sparta Mountains

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Andover Ponds, Bales Mill Pond, Blue Heron Lake, Blue Mountain Lakes, Branchville Reservoir, Brighton Lake, Canistear Reservoir, Clearview Lake, Clearwater Lake, Cliffwood Lake, Cranberry Lake, Crandon Lakes, Culvers Lake, Dallis Pond, Deer Trail Lake, Duck Pond, East Highland Lake, Fawn Lake, Forest Lake, Fox Hollow Lake, Fox Trail Lake, Franklin Pond, Frenches Pond, Gardners Pond, Glen Lake, Glenwood Lake, Green Ridge Lake, Headleys Pond, Heaters Pond, Hemlock Lake, Hemlock Lake, Highland Lake, Jefferson Lake, Johnson Lake, Keller Pond, Kittatinny Camp Lake, Kittatinny Lake, Kofferls Pond, Kohout Lake, Lake Anne, Lake Ashroe, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Kemah, Lake Lackawanna, Lake Lenape, Lake Mohawk, Lake Musconetcong, Lake Ocquittunk, Lake Plymouth, Lake Robert Rooke, Lake Shawanni, Lake Stockholm, Lake Success, Lake Tranquility, Lake Wapalanne, Lake Windsor, Lawrence Lake, Little Swartswood Lake, Long Pine Pond, Louemma Lake, Lower Blue Mountain Lake, Lower Crandon Lake, Mashipacong Pond, Morris Lake, Mountain Ridge Lake, Mud Pond, New Wawayanda Lake, Newton Reservoir, Parker Lake, Paulins Kill Lake, Perona Lake, Pleasant Valley Lake, Quick Pond, Reynolds Lake, Rock Island Lake, Rocker Pond, Sawmill Pond, Silver Lake, Sparta Lake, Steeny Kill Lake, Stickle Pond, Stony Lake, Summit Lake, Sunset Lake, Swartswood Lake, Tamarack Lake, Thomas Rich Lake, Tomahawk Lake, Upper Blue Mountain Lake, Upper Highland Lake, Upper Mohawk Lake, Upper Sunset Lake, Vernon Valley Lake, Wallkill Lake, Wawayanda Lake, Willow Crest Lake, Wright Pond

  Schools     show all on map

Andover School (historical), Byram Township Intermediate Elementary School, Church School (historical), Clove School (historical), Consolidated School, Don Bosco College, Durban Avenue Elementary School, Florence M Burd Elementary School, Franklin Elementary School, Glenwood School, Hardyston Township Elementary School, Helen Morgan Elementary School, Hopatcong High School, Hopatcong Middle School, Hudson Maxim Elementary School, Immaculate Conception School, Lenape Valley Regional High School, Linden Avenue Elementary School, Long Pond School, Mohawk Avenue Elementary School, Newton High School, Ogdensburg Elementary School, Owens School (historical), Pope John XXIII High School, Reverend George A Brown School, River School Number 1 (historical), Rudeville School, Sparta Alpine Elementary School, Sparta High School, Stockholm School (historical), Sussex County Technical Vocational School, Tulsa Trail Elementary School, Valley Road Elementary School, Veritas Christian Academy, Wallpack Consolidated School

  Streams     show all on map

Beaver Run, Beerskill, Big Flat Brook, Black Creek, Chemy Creek, Cherry Ridge Brook, Clove Brook, Clove Brook, Cowboy Creek, Cranberry Bog Run, Criss Brook, Culvers Creek, Double Kill, Dry Brook, Flat Brook, Forked Brook, Franklin Pond Creek, Ghost Pony Brook, Kittatinny Creek, Ledge Run, Little Flat Brook, Lubbers Run, Mill Brook, Mountain Brook, Neepaulakating Creek, Pacock Brook, Papakating Creek, Parker Brook, Punkhorn Creek, Quarryville Brook, Shimers Brook, Stony Brook, Teeny Creek, Tillman Brook, Tiny Creek, Tow Path Creek, Trout Brook, Wawayanda Creek, Weaver House Run, West Branch Papakating Creek, White Brook, Wildcat Branch

  Summits     show all on map

Allamuchy Mountain, Cage Hill, High Point, Lookout Mountain, Maple Hill, Pochuck Mountain, Rattlesnake Mountain, Smiths Hill, Sterling Hill, Sunrise Mountain, Wawayanda Mountain

  Swamps     show all on map

Bear Swamp, Cedar Swamp, Long Meadow Swamp, Pine Swamp

  Towers     show all on map

Normanook Lookout Tower, WNNJ-AM (Newton), WNNJ-FM (Newton), WNNJ-FM (Newton), WSUS-FM (Franklin)

  Valleys     show all on map

Sparta Glen, Vernon Valley,

Sussex County, New Jersey Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteSussex County White population 138,949138,949  
BlackSussex County Black population 2,9442,943
AsianSussex County Asian population 2,7972,796
MixedSussex County Mixed population 2,0612,060
American IndianSussex County American Indian population 294294
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderSussex County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
New Jersey population by county