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Buttzville, New Jersey
Census-designated place
Buttzville United Methodist Church
Buttzville United Methodist Church
Country  United States
State  New Jersey
County Warren
Township White
Named for Michael Robert Buttz
Area
 • Total 0.283 sq mi (0.732 km2)
 • Land 0.282 sq mi (0.729 km2)
 • Water 0.001 sq mi (0.003 km2)  0.44%
Elevation 377 ft (115 m)
Population (2010 Census)
 • Total 146
 • Density 518.6/sq mi (200.2/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 07829
Area code(s) 908
FIPS code 3409100
GNIS feature ID 02583978

Buttzville is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within White Township in Warren County, New Jersey, United States, that was created as part of the 2010 United States Census. As of the 2010 Census, the CDP's population was 146.

History

Buttzville was founded in 1839 by Michael Robert Buttz, and named for him. It has frequently been noted on lists of unusual place names.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP had a total area of 0.283 square miles (0.732 km2), including 0.282 square miles (0.729 km2) of land and 0.001 square miles (0.003 km2) of water (0.44%).

Demographics

Census 2010

As of the census of 2010, there were 146 people, 58 households, and 36.02 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 518.6 per square mile (200.2/km2). There were 72 housing units at an average density of 255.7 per square mile (98.7/km2)*. The racial makeup of the CDP was 96.58% (141) White, 0.00% (0) Black or African American, 0.00% (0) Native American, 0.00% (0) Asian, 0.00% (0) Pacific Islander, 3.42% (5) from other races, and 0.00% (0) from two or more races. [[Hispanic (U.S. Census)|Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.16% (9) of the population.

There were 58 households out of which 25.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.4% were married couples living together, 6.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 37.9% were non-families. 34.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 13.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.52 and the average family size was 3.31.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 20.5% under the age of 18, 9.6% from 18 to 24, 22.6% from 25 to 44, 33.6% from 45 to 64, and 13.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43.3 years. For every 100 females there were 102.8 males. For every 100 females ages 18 and old there were 103.5 males.

Transportation

Buttzville lies along U.S. Route 46 at the north end of Route 31 (formerly Route 69).


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