Avon-by-the-Sea, NJ Profile: Facts & Data


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Avon-by-the-Sea, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Borough of Avon-by-the-Sea had a population of 1,879 as of July 1, 2018. Avon-by-the-Sea ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New Jersey. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Avon-by-the-Sea is located at latitude 40.1914 and longitude -74.0151 in Monmouth County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Avon-by-the-Sea (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles. Monmouth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 10 feet.

The Borough of Avon-by-the-Sea (GNIS ID: 885147) 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.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Avon-by-the-Sea: Avon, Key East.

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Avon-by-the-Sea, NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,879
Population in Households 1,878
Population in Familes 1,393
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 4,408
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $87,302
Average Household Income $133,513
Per Capita Income $63,401


Total Housing Units 1,321 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 504 (38.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 388 (29.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 429 (32.5%)
Median Home Value $1,115,789
Average Home Value $1,115,724


Total Households 892
Average Household Size 2.11
Family Households 469
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.14% -0.09%
Households -0.12% -0.11%
Families -0.2% -0.17%
Median Household Income   2.6%
Per Capita Income   3.15%

Avon-by-the-Sea, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Avon-by-the-Sea to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 410 25th
Population Density # 133 76th
Diversity Index # 492 10th
Median Household Income # 226 59th
Per Capita Income # 79 86th

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