Oakhurst, NJ Profile: Facts & Data


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Oakhurst, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Oakhurst Census Designated Place had a population of 3,909 as of July 1, 2018. Oakhurst ranks in 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 Oakhurst is located at latitude 40.2615 and longitude -74.0266 in Monmouth County. The formal boundaries for the Oakhurst Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Monmouth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 43 feet.

The Oakhurst Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389604) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Oakhurst Census Designated Place is located within Township of Ocean, a minor civil division (MCD) of Monmouth County.

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Oakhurst, NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,909
Population in Households 3,905
Population in Familes 3,538
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 2,427
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $111,129
Average Household Income $136,138
Per Capita Income $46,816


Total Housing Units 1,473 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,190 (80.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 155 (10.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 128 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $411,943
Average Home Value $473,045


Total Households 1,345
Average Household Size 2.9
Family Households 1,098
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 -0.26% -0.16%
Households -0.24% -0.16%
Families -0.29% -0.18%
Median Household Income   1.72%
Per Capita Income   2.58%

Oakhurst, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oakhurst 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 # 301 45th
Population Density # 289 47th
Diversity Index # 430 22nd
Median Household Income # 120 78th
Per Capita Income # 187 66th

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