Statewide Claims to Fame

Forked River is 11th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - White

Forked River is 18th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Forked River Rank New Jersey US
Size in square miles 2.7 148th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,925.8 210th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Forked River Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 5.8% 143rd 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.6% 203rd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.6% 78th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Forked River Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 91.2% 118th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 24.1% 181st 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Forked River Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 95.6% 11th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.7% 242nd 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 108th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.6% 251st 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 40th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.1% 243rd 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 6.6% 173rd 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 91.2% 18th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Forked River Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 49.4% 237th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.1% 250th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Forked River Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 2,610 212th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 0.0% 256th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 1,868 248th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 89.3% 45th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $271,800 198th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.6 161st 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Forked River Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $33,252 147th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $72,130 141st $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 6.9% 109th 9.4% 14.3%

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