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Leisure Village, New Jersey - Basic Facts

Leisure Village is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Leisure Village Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Ocean County at latitude 40.0426 and longitude -74.1849. Ocean County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 52 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Leisure Village Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.31 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 4,227
Population in Households 4,172
Population in Familes 2,235
Population in Group Qrtrs 55
Population Density1 3,227
Diversity Index2 51


Total Households 2,569
Average Household Size 1.62
Family Households 846
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,044 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,754 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 815 (26.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 475 (15.6%)
Median Home Value $75,039
Average Home Value $80,402


Median Household Income $30,674
Average Household Income $44,398
Per Capita Income $27,210
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.94% -0.48%
Households -0.85% -0.42%
Families -1.13% -0.55%
Median Household Income   3.68%
Per Capita Income   4.58%
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.


Leisure Village, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Leisure Village 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 # 288 47th
Population Density1 # 209 62nd
Diversity Index2 # 195 64th
Median Household Income # 534 2nd
Per Capita Income # 429 21st

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