The Borough of Lakehurst had a population of 2,663 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lakehurst: Manchester Furnace.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,049|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,379|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,428|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.91|
|Population in Households||2,663|
|Population in Familes||2,274|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$60,755|
|Average Household Income||$79,100|
|Per Capita Income||$25,961|
|Total Housing Units||964 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||542 (56.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||332 (34.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||90 ( 9.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$213,314|
|Average Home Value||$220,526|
|Average Household Size||3.05|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.59%|
|Per Capita Income||2.69%|
The table below compares Lakehurst to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 364||33rd|
|Population Density||# 234||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 160||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 396||28th|
|Per Capita Income||# 477||13th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.