The Borough of Lakehurst had a population of 2,671 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Lakehurst is located at latitude 40.0131 and longitude -74.3204 in Ocean County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Lakehurst (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Ocean County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 66 feet.
The Borough of Lakehurst (GNIS ID: 885270) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lakehurst population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lakehurst: Manchester Furnace.
|Population in Households||2,671|
|Population in Familes||2,278|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||3.05|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||971 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||543 (55.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||332 (34.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||96 ( 9.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$202,796|
|Average Home Value||$197,514|
|Median Household Income||$59,950|
|Average Household Income||$75,937|
|Per Capita Income||$24,877|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.26%|
|Per Capita Income||1.45%|
The table below compares Lakehurst to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.
|Total Population||# 363||34th|
|Population Density1||# 233||57th|
|Diversity Index2||# 159||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 399||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 486||11th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.