Statewide Claims to Fame

Toms River is 4th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Size in square miles

Toms River is 5th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Households

Toms River is 5th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Housing units

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Toms River Rank New Jersey US
Size in square miles 39.0 4th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,279.8 192nd 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Toms River Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 5.1% 199th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 21.7% 163rd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.7% 47th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Toms River Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 90.3% 138th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 28.2% 156th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Toms River Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 89.7% 50th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 2.8% 167th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 92nd 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.7% 160th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 168th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.7% 191st 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 8.0% 146th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 84.4% 54th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Toms River Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 52.0% 83rd 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 9.1% 201st 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Toms River Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 36,605 5th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 11.9% 203rd 35.9% 25.9%
Households 33,366 5th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 83.3% 72nd 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $315,500 166th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.6 155th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Toms River Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $33,965 139th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $73,796 131st $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 6.2% 125th 9.4% 14.3%

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