Hope, New Jersey

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Hope

Hope, New Jersey

Contact Accredited Schools With Online Options

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

High Points

Hope strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New Jersey):

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Hope Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Hope People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Hope Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Hope Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Hope Well-Paid Single Women
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Hope College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Hope, New Jersey

Comparing Hope to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New Jersey (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Men 10 5
Well-Paid Single Women 10 4
Male Share of the Population 9 9
Age of the Population 7 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 6
Racial Diversity 5 1
Senior Citizens 3 3
Female Share of the Population 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 9
Average Household Size 9 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 10 7
Median Family Income 10 6
College Educated Adults 9 5

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 9 8
Public Transportation Use 8 1
Walking and Biking to Work 8 5
Short Commute Times 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 9
Housing Recently Built 8 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 3
People Living Alone 2 4
Affordability of Rents 1 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 6

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Hope

Hope Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 28 miles W of Parsippany, New Jersey (center to center)
Nearest Large City 43 miles W of Newark, New Jersey
County Warren
P.O. Box Zip Codes 07844
Phone Area Codes 908
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.911
Longitude -74.967

Hope Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 8.1 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 36 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 45.1 inches
Distance 12.2 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 35 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 60 to 83 F
Oct Temp 38 to 62 F
Annual Precip 47.2 inches
Distance 13.1 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 37 F
Apr Temp 35 to 60 F
Jul Temp 59 to 82 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 53.2 inches
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Hope

Hope Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,891 100%
Male 947 50.1%
Female 944 49.9%
Under 18 500 26.4%
18+ 1,391 73.6%
65+ 208 11%
Median Age 39.5
Average Family Size 3.12
White 1,858 98.3%
African-American 8 0.4%
Asian 8 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 1 0.1%
Mixed Race 16 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 28 1.5%

Estimated Hope Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,970
Growth 79
Growth % 4.2%

Hope Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Italian 22.4%
German 19.8%
Irish 13.2%
English 7.8%
Polish 7.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.1%
US/American 3.1%
Dutch 2.8%
Scotch-Irish 1.8%
French (except Basque) 1.7%
Swedish 1.4%
Russian 1.3%
Scottish 1.3%
Welsh 1.2%
Norwegian 1.1%
Brazilian 0.9%
European 0.9%
Hungarian 0.9%
French Canadian 0.8%
Ukrainian 0.8%
Danish 0.7%
Greek 0.6%
Bulgarian 0.4%
Northern European 0.4%
Swiss 0.4%
Portuguese 0.3%
Lithuanian 0.3%
Finnish 0.3%
Estonian 0.3%
Canadian 0.3%
Czechoslovakian 0.3%
Czech 0.3%
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Hope

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Hope 1,891 $68,750
Allamuchy 3,877 $89,653
Belvidere 2,771 $62,212
Blairstown 5,747 $71,214
Delaware 4,478 $90,842
Hackettstown 10,403 $64,383
Oxford 2,307 $63,750
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Hope

Featured Colleges in the Hope Area (QuickSchools™)

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

Matching School Ads

Penn Foster College

Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.

  • Programs: Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Degrees: Associate

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Online General MBA, Online MBA specialization in Operations Management, Online Masters of Accountancy, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.

  • Programs: Master of Public Health
  • Degrees: Master

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BS in Business Administration - Project Management, MSHUS- Family and Community Services, AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master, Associate, Certificate

Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • Programs: Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online), Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online), Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master
Matching School Ads
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Hope

Advanced Controls

Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.

Limit Results to One State?

City, State Similarity   1 Person Houses 65+ College Grads Commute Minutes Family Income Kids 0-4 Non White Pop. Poverty Prop. Crime Seasonal Housing Viol. Crime
      loose loose loose loose loose loose loose loose loose loose loose loose
1. Newtown, Connecticut 87.4   16.2% 12.5% 57.3% 31 $99,835 7.4% 4% 1,843 1.8% 137.3 0.9% 8.1
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Study Online in Hope

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Additional Resources

Large City Map

Info for Hope Government Officials

Are you an official in the Hope government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104