Seaside Heights, NJ 08751 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 08751: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Seaside Heights, NJ 08751

Acceptable Alternative
Seaside Hgts, NJ 08751

Not Acceptable, USPS
Ortley Beach, NJ 08751
Pelican Island, NJ 08751

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Ocean County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.938, Longitude -74.08
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 191
  • PO Box Addresses: 54
  • Residential Addresses: 1,792
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 24
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,768

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Seaside Heights, NJ 08751 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,250
Daytime Population: Workers 2,840
Daytime Population: Residents 2,379
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,219
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.23
Population in Households 4,248
Population in Familes 2,678
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 3,151
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $37,206
Average Household Income $59,642
Per Capita Income $29,628


Total Housing Units 5,811 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 767 (13.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,343 (23.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,701 (63.7%)
Median Home Value $451,786
Average Home Value $529,335


Total Households 2,110
Average Household Size 2.01
Family Households 943
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 0.15% 0.34%
Households 0.13% 0.26%
Families 0.03% 0.21%
Median Household Income   0.24%
Per Capita Income   2.05%

Seaside Heights, NJ 08751 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 08751 to the other 579 ZIP Codes 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 # 450 22nd
Population Density # 200 66th
Diversity Index # 257 56th
Median Household Income # 550 5th
Per Capita Income # 443 24th

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