The Borough of Lakehurst had a population of 2,681 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Lakehurst is located at latitude 40.0146 and longitude -74.3113 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lakehurst: Manchester Furnace.
|Population in Households||2,681|
|Population in Familes||2,297|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$61,799|
|Average Household Income||$78,637|
|Per Capita Income||$25,929|
|Total Housing Units||964 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||549 (57.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||335 (34.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||80 ( 8.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$218,459|
|Average Home Value||$224,818|
|Average Household Size||3.03|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.07%|
|Per Capita Income||3.32%|
The table below compares Lakehurst 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.
|Total Population||# 363||34th|
|Population Density||# 231||58th|
|Diversity Index||# 169||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 417||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 489||10th|
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