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The Borough of Spring Lake Heights had a population of 4,869 as of July 1, 2022. Spring Lake Heights 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 Spring Lake Heights is located at latitude 40.1504 and longitude -74.031 in Monmouth County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Spring Lake Heights encompass a land area of 1.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Monmouth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 16 feet.

The Borough of Spring Lake Heights 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.

The Borough of Spring Lake Heights is located within Spring Lake, a minor civil division (MCD) of Monmouth County.

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Spring Lake Heights, NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2022)


Total Population 4,869 (100%)
Population in Households 4,869 (100.0%)
Population in Families 3,458 (71.0%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 3,761
Diversity Index2 22


Median Household Income $95,199
Average Household Income $138,804
% of Income for Mortgage4 31%
Per Capita Income $68,960
Wealth Index5 171


Total HU (Housing Units) 2,999 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,517 (50.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 902 (30.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 580 (19.3%)
Median Home Value $552,121
Average Home Value $564,090
Housing Affordability Index3 73


Total Households 2,419
Average Household Size 2.01
Family Households 1,191
Average Family Size 3.00
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2020-2022 2022-2027
Population -0.19% -0.03%
Households -0.16% 0.04%
Families   0.02%
Median Household Income   2.08%
Per Capita Income   3.17%
Owner Occupied HU   0.48%

Spring Lake Heights, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Spring Lake Heights to the other 701 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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 # 296 58th
Population Density # 201 71st
Median Household Income # 382 46th
Housing Affordability Index # 101 14th
Per Capita Income # 155 78th
Diversity Index # 654 7th

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