|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of West Long Branch is 8,524. West Long Branch, New Jersey is the 3,479th largest city in the US.
West Long Branch is located entirely in Monmouth County.
The current population of West Long Branch (8,524) is it's peak population.
West Long Branch has grown 2.9% since the 2000. West Long Branch, New Jersey's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
West Long Branch has a population density of 2,833.1 people per square mile.
|3479||West Long Branch||8,524||2.9%|
|3559||Upper Saddle River||8,295||7.1%|
|3478||Newton, New Jersey||8,524||3.2%|
|3479||West Long Branch, New Jersey||8,524||2.9%|
|3480||Closter, New Jersey||8,521||1.5%|
|3481||Malverne, New York||8,521||-4.6%|
|3483||Lake Geneva, Wisconsin||8,504||10.3%|
|3484||Park City, Kansas||8,503||36.6%|
The total voting age population of West Long Branch, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,002. The voting age population is 45.5% male and 54.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.4% of the residents of West Long Branch are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of West Long Branch are 91.3% White, 4.7% Black, 2.1% Two or more races, 1.3% Other and 0.6% Asian. Additionally, 6.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In West Long Branch, 5.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.9%. On a per-household basis, 2.0% of families are below the poverty line in West Long Branch.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.1% of West Long Branch residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.3% of West Long Branch residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 44.1% have a bachelor's degree and 19.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among West Long Branch residents aged 5 and older, 11.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 7.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in West Long Branch is 4.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In West Long Branch, 16.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in West Long Branch is $109,073.
In West Long Branch, 75.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 24.2% of housing units in West Long Branch.
Of all the housing units in West Long Branch, 9.9% of them were build before 1940.
In West Long Branch, 10.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in West Long Branch is $1,807.
In West Long Branch, 88.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.