Lavallette, NJ Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Lavallette, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Borough of Lavallette had a population of 1,883 as of July 1, 2017. Lavallette 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 Lavallette is located at latitude 39.9695 and longitude -74.0719 in Ocean County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Lavallette (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.81 sq. miles and a water area of 0.15 sq. miles. Ocean County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3 feet.

The Borough of Lavallette (GNIS ID: 885273) 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 Lavallette population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Lavallette, NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,883
Daytime Population: Workers 834
Daytime Population: Residents 1,197
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,031
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 1,883
Population in Familes 1,433
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2,329
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $64,840
Average Household Income $117,658
Per Capita Income $59,311


Total Housing Units 3,214 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 717 (22.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 231 ( 7.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,266 (70.5%)
Median Home Value $824,468
Average Home Value $785,545


Total Households 948
Average Household Size 1.99
Family Households 557
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.06% 0.26%
Households 0.04% 0.17%
Families 0.0% 0.18%
Median Household Income   1.92%
Per Capita Income   2.12%

Lavallette, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lavallette 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 409 25th
Population Density # 298 46th
Diversity Index # 521 4th
Median Household Income # 362 34th
Per Capita Income # 78 86th

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