Statewide Claims to Fame

Asbury Park is 3rd in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Income below poverty line

Asbury Park is 6th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Asbury Park is 8th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Asbury Park is 19th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Asbury Park Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 15,865 58th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 1.4 224th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 11,317.4 19th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Asbury Park Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 7.7% 22nd 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.8% 103rd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.3% 211th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Asbury Park Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 76.3% 237th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 17.5% 216th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Asbury Park Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 36.5% 241st 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 51.3% 6th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 36th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.5% 254th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 8th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.5% 60th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 25.5% 50th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 21.8% 238th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Asbury Park Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 51.2% 165th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 25.1% 81st 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Asbury Park Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 8,076 49th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 72.8% 21st 35.9% 25.9%
Households 6,542 56th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 23.1% 253rd 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $340,900 144th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.4 205th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Asbury Park Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $21,256 239th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $33,663 248th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 31.5% 3rd 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Asbury Park Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 964 118th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $120,765 98th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $7,296 119th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $31,518 48th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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