Lavallette, NJ Profile: Facts & Data


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Lavallette, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Borough of Lavallette had a population of 2,019 as of July 1, 2018. 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 39.9704 and longitude -74.0687 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.

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


Total Population 2,019
Population in Households 2,019
Population in Familes 1,544
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2,497
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $69,849
Average Household Income $125,129
Per Capita Income $63,103


Total Housing Units 3,414 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 773 (22.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 245 ( 7.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,396 (70.2%)
Median Home Value $819,444
Average Home Value $825,452


Total Households 1,018
Average Household Size 1.98
Family Households 594
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 0.9% 0.95%
Households 0.91% 0.89%
Families 0.78% 0.83%
Median Household Income   4.43%
Per Capita Income   4.41%

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, 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 # 402 26th
Population Density # 278 49th
Diversity Index # 524 4th
Median Household Income # 353 35th
Per Capita Income # 80 86th

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