About This Place
Budd Lake is a census-designated place and unincorporated area located within Mount Olive Township, in Morris County, New Jersey. As of the 2000 United States Census, the CDP population was 8,100. Budd Lake was named for John Budd. Prior to that, it was called Hattacawanna Lake.
Budd Lake is located at 40°52′04″N 74°44′26″W / 40.867809°N 74.740666°W / 40.867809; -74.740666 (40.867809, -74.740666).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 16.7 km2 (6.4 mi2). 15.2 km2 (5.8 mi2) of it is land and 1.5 km2 (0.6 mi2) of it (9.15%) is water.