Welcome To

Boonton Township

A spacious community with peaceful scenery in a quaint, rural neighborhood.

Welcome to Boonton Township

A spacious community with peaceful scenery in a quaint, rural neighborhood
Boonton Township is a small neighborhood surrounded by hills and fields in north-central Morris County. This eight-mile rural neighborhood has a spacious and peaceful environment and is described as one of the best places to live. Those who crave nature and relaxation are drawn to Boonton Township, and you will often find retirees and families enjoying their homes here. Boonton Township is an approximate 1.5-hour journey to New York City.
Residents of Boonton Township enjoy the many parks that are nestled in the neighborhood. Though there is no town here, there are plenty of events and restaurants keeping the community entertained. Popular activities in this neighborhood are biking, hiking, fishing, kayaking, and sledding. There are also several shopping centers where residents can find whatever they need for their everyday lives. Boonton Homes For Sale prides itself on the outdoors and its residents’ connection to nature and conservation.

What to Love

  • Large outdoor spaces for recreation

  • Highly-rated school district

  • Several pet-friendly parks in the neighborhood

  • A variety of restaurants 

  • A peaceful and rural environment

Local Lifestyle

Boonton Township is a neighborhood that preserves the human connection to nature. Its rural feel brings comfort and relaxation to residents who desire a space of peace rather than the hustle and bustle of city life. The neighborhood is wrapped in trees, fields, and rolling hills where residents can enjoy good vibes and good views. The homes in Boonton Township are quaint and match the wholesome feel of the neighborhood.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Though this small neighborhood is far from city life, it does offer the comfort of food that anyone, including nature-lovers, can enjoy. From bistros to steakhouses, Boonton Township has a diverse range of restaurants and cuisines for its residents to choose from. Leyendas de Mexico has authentic Mexican cuisine as well as their “ever-growing extensive collection of art depicting Mexico's legends and history.” For those who crave fresh Mediterranean cuisine, Fasil is the place to go. Here, they offer authentic Turkish Mediterranean cuisine crafted to individuals’ taste buds.
Boonton Station 1904 combines turn-of-the-century architecture and the love for travel with their classic American cuisine. This tavern and bar is in what once was a train station’s waiting area. Patrons who love a good meal with a side of history often visit this restaurant. 

Things to Do

Boonton Township is nestled in several parks where residents can enjoy the outdoors for a walk, hiking, and biking, or a space where pet-lovers can bring their pets for a day out. Tourne Park is a popular site for residents, with 10.7 miles of trails for hiking and biking. Hikers can climb to the top of the Tourne and embellish in the beautiful view of the New York City skyline. Depending on the season, residents can also enjoy horseback riding, fishing, snowshoeing, skiing, and even sledding. The park is perfect for day or nighttime picnics. Tourne Park also houses the Rockaway River, which is suitable for kayaking and canoeing. It is a perfect place for a family day out as children can enjoy the open space and fresh air.
Boonton Township is also the home to the Bamboo Brook Outdoor EducationCenter/Gardens, which has beautiful views of greenery. For golf lovers, there are several golf courses residents can visit. Contact The Menard Group for more details.


Boonton Township is served by the Boonton Town School District.

View Homes for Sale in Boonton Township NJ


Around Boonton Township, NJ

There's plenty to do around Boonton Township, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Walking Score
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including gooserock farm, VRPT Fitness, and Body Plus.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.85 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.56 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.59 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.99 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.89 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.37 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Boonton Township, NJ

Boonton Township has 1,412 households, with an average household size of 3.02. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Boonton Township do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,375 people call Boonton Township home. The population density is 538.06 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

46.99 / 53.01%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


0-9 Years


10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree

Total Households


Average Household Size


Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status


Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Learn More About the Area

Contact Mary

Work With Us

We have been successfully marketing homes for years and helping buyers find their perfect place in the world. We look forward to working with you. Contact us today!
Contact Us

Follow Us on Instagram

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us