Community Overview

Butler is a borough in Morris CountyNew Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough's population was 7,539,reflecting an increase of 119 (+1.6%) from the 7,420 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 28 (+0.4%) from the 7,392 counted in the 1990 Census.

Butler was incorporated as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 13, 1901, from portions of Pequannock Township.