Lakehurst, New Jersey Census Data & Community Profile

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Lakehurst GENERAL POPULATION

Total Population in Lakehurst, NJ
At the time of the most recent United States Census Survey, the number of people in Lakehurst, NJ was 2,522.

Lakehurst Male Population
At the time of the last full census survey, the number of men in Lakehurst was 1,301, which represents 51.6 percent of the total for the community (The national average is 49.10%).

Male Population, Married in Lakehurst, NJ
There are an estimated 556 married men in the town. 57 percent of men over 15 years old in Lakehurst are married, compared to the national average of 56.70%.

Female Population
The estimated female population in Lakehurst is 1,221 which is 48.4 of the total population (Compared to the national average of 50.90%).

Female Population, Married in Lakehurst, New Jersey
There are an estimated 527 married women in the community. 58.8 percent of females over the age of 15 are married, compared to the national average of 52.10%.


AGE

Median Age in Lakehurst, NJ
The median age of people living in Lakehurst, NJ was 32.3 at the time of the last full census survey. (The United States average at the time was 35.3)

At that time, the number of people under the age of 5 living in Lakehurst was 207. There were 1,751 people above the age of 18, which represents 69.4 percent of the entire population (compared to the national average of 74.30% ). 8 percent of the population (201) in the community was 65 years and over, compared to 12.40% nationally.


RACE

One Race Percent in Lakehurst, NJ
At the time of the last census survey, the number of people of one race in Lakehurst, NJ was 2,468.

White Population in Lakehurst, NJ
The estimated White population in the Lakehurst community is 2,124, which is 84.2 percent of the total population (The U.S. average is 75.10%).

Black Population in Lakehurst, New Jersey
The estimated Black/African American population is 198, which is 7.9 percent of the total population in town (The U.S. average is 12.30%).

American Indian and Alaska Native Population in Lakehurst, NJ
In 2000, the number of American Indians or Alaska Natives in Lakehurst, NJ was 16.

Asian Population in Lakehurst, New Jersey
At the last survey, the total Asian population in the community was 59.

Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander Population in Lakehurst, NJ
The number of Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders living in Lakehurst was an estimated 2.

Other/Multiple Races
The number of residents identified as “some other race” was 69, while those of “two or more races” was 54 at the time of the last census.

Hispanic Population
The Hispanic population in the Lakehurst community was 201, or 8 percent of the total population (compared to the national average of 12.50% percent).


HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Household Population in Lakehurst, NJ
The household population number in Lakehurst was 2,522.

Group Quarters Population in Lakehurst, NJ
Group Quarters population in the community was 0.

Average Household Size in Lakehurst, NJ
The average household size in Lakehurst is 2.9 (The average household size in the United States is 2.59).

Average Family Size
The average family size in the community is 3.33 (The average family size in the United States is 3.14).


HOUSING

Total Housing Units in Lakehurst, NJ
At the time of the last census survey, there were 961 total housing units in Lakehurst.

The number of occupied housing units was 870, or 90.5 of the total units in town. Of these, 572 were owner-occupied (65.7), and 298 were renter-occupied (34.3, compared to the national average of 33.80%). There were also 91 vacant homes in Lakehurst at the time of the last complete survey.

Median Home Values in Lakehurst, New Jersey
The total number of single family, owner occupied homes in the community was 485, with a median value in dollars of 89,300.

Monthly Owner Costs in Lakehurst, NJ
For homes with a mortgage, average monthly owner costs were $1,156 (national average was $1,088). For homes without a mortgage in Lakehurst, average costs per month were $430 (national average was $295).


EDUCATION

High School Graduate or higher
At the time of the last survey, 1,142 people in the community had a high school degree, or 73.3 of the population (compared to the national average of 80.40%).

Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Lakehurst, New Jersey
117 people in Lakehurst also had a Bachelor’s degree or higher, which represented 7.5 of the total population (National average was 24.40%).


MISCELLANEOUS

Civilian Veterans in Lakehurst, NJ
The number of Civilian Veterans in Lakehurst was 313, or 18.6 percent of the total population (National average is 12.70%).

Disability Status in Lakehurst, NJ
In 2000, there were 536 people in Lakehurst, NJ listed as disabled.

Foreign Born in Lakehurst, NJ
At the time of the last complete survey, there were 318 people in Lakehurst who spoke a language other than English at home. This represented 13.7 of the total population, compared to the national average of 17.90%.


LABOR STATISTICS

Percentage In Labor Force in Lakehurst, New Jersey
There were 1,241 in the labor force in Lakehurst at the time of the last complete survey. This represented 68 of the total population, compared to the national average of 63.90%. Mean Travel Time to Work in minutes
From the most recent complete survey, the average commute time to work for local residents in Lakehurst was 25.9 minutes, compared to the national average of 25.5 minutes.

Median Household Income in Lakehurst, NJ
The median household income in the community at the time of the last survey was $43,567. The median household income in the U.S. was $41,994.

Median Family Income in Lakehurst, NJ
In the last complete census survey, the median family income in the community was $48,833. Median family income in the U.S. was 50,046.

Per Capita Income in Lakehurst, New Jersey
Per capita income in Lakehurst in the last full census was 18,390. Per capita income in the U.S. was 21,587.

Families below poverty level
According to the most recent survey,families living below the poverty line in Lakehurst numbered 29, or 4.4 percent of the population. The percentage of families in America living below the poverty line was 9.20%.

Individuals below the poverty level in Lakehurst, NJ
Individuals living below the poverty line in the community was 179, or 7.1 percent . The percentage of individuals living beneath the poverty level in the country was 12.40%.


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