Lincroft, NJ Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Lincroft, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Lincroft Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Monmouth County at latitude 40.3354 and longitude -74.1327. Monmouth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 72 feet.

The formal official name is the Lincroft Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Lincroft, New Jersey.

The U5 Census Class Code for Lincroft indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Lincroft Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.22 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Lincroft: Leedsville, Lincraft.

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Lincroft, NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 6,216
Population in Households 6,162
Population in Familes 5,575
Population in Group Qrtrs 54
Population Density1 1,114
Diversity Index2 18


Total Households 2,145
Average Household Size 2.87
Family Households 1,706
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,187 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,828 (83.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 317 (14.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 42 ( 1.9%)
Median Home Value $512,960
Average Home Value $554,527


Median Household Income $131,252
Average Household Income $160,475
Per Capita Income $55,528
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.31% 0.21%
Households 0.48% 0.28%
Families 0.43% 0.26%
Median Household Income   3.75%
Per Capita Income   4.42%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Lincroft, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lincroft to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 223 59th
Population Density1 # 415 24th
Diversity Index2 # 457 16th
Median Household Income # 44 92nd
Per Capita Income # 67 88th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.