Also See: Toms River, NJ ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Toms River Census Designated Place had a population of 92,117 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Toms River is located at latitude 39.9537 and longitude -74.1979 in Ocean County. The formal boundaries for the Toms River Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 38.94 sq. miles and a water area of 1.79 sq. miles. Ocean County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 20 feet.
The Toms River Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390394) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Toms River: Goose Creek, Main Branch Toms River, North Branch Toms River, Toms Creek, Tom's River, Toms River Bay.
|Total Population||92,117 (100%)|
|Population in Households||90,735 (98.5%)|
|Population in Families||76,502 (83.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||1,382 ( 1.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$81,306|
|Average Household Income||$108,770|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$40,904|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||37,747 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||28,121 (74.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||6,500 (17.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||3,126 ( 8.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$303,706|
|Average Home Value||$355,672|
|Housing Affordability Index3||124|
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.06%|
|Per Capita Income||1.86%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.55%|
The table below compares Toms River to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 5||99th|
|Population Density||# 291||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 310||43rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 256||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 309||43rd|
|Diversity Index||# 340||38th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.