The Toms River Census Designated Place had a population of 90,463 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Toms River is located at latitude 39.9949 and longitude -74.1878 in Ocean County. The formal boundaries for the Toms River Census Designated Place (see map below) 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.
|Population in Households||89,021|
|Population in Familes||75,408|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,442|
|Median Household Income||$77,971|
|Average Household Income||$101,249|
|Per Capita Income||$38,738|
|Total Housing Units||37,643 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||27,106 (72.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||6,971 (18.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||3,566 ( 9.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$303,301|
|Average Home Value||$347,831|
|Average Household Size||2.61|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.94%|
|Per Capita Income||2.66%|
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, 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||# 5||99th|
|Population Density||# 298||46th|
|Diversity Index||# 337||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 302||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 302||45th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.