Statewide Claims to Fame

West Long Branch is 9th in New Jersey out of 185 other cities in Retail sales per capita

West Long Branch is 19th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - White

West Long Branch is 20th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

West Long Branch, New Jersey Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
West Long Branch Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 8,516 127th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 2.9 138th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,833.1 164th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
West Long Branch Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 3.8% 250th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 19.6% 222nd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.6% 127th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
West Long Branch Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 89.6% 147th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 37.5% 112th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
West Long Branch Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 94.5% 19th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 2.2% 184th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 206th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.2% 233rd 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 183rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.1% 248th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 5.0% 216th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 90.6% 20th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
West Long Branch Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 52.3% 50th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 10.8% 184th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
West Long Branch Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 2,528 222nd 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 13.1% 200th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 2,378 213th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 82.5% 81st 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $452,600 63rd $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.8 87th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
West Long Branch Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $32,162 156th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $86,218 91st $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 7.2% 105th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
West Long Branch Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 967 116th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $337,649 33rd $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $40,340 9th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $21,395 71st $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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