Seaside Park, NJ Demographics


Population (year 2000): 2,263. Estimated population in July 2005: 2,301 (+1.7% change)
Males: 1,106 (48.9%), Females: 1,157 (51.1%)

Ocean County

Median resident age: 46.8 years
Median household income: $45,380 (year 2000)
Median house value: $215,100 (year 2000)

Races in Seaside Park:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.2%)
  • Hispanic (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: Irish (24.0%), Italian (23.5%), German (19.5%), English (10.7%), Polish (7.6%), Scottish (4.4%).

Elevation: 6 feet

Land area: 0.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Seaside Park

  • High school or higher: 88.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 33.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 30.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Seaside Park borough

  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 49.5%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

4.0% Foreign born (2.3% Latin America, 1.6% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +402 (+21.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Seaside Park:

  • COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; TOMS RIVER, NJ)
  • HEALTHSOUTH GARDEN STATE REHAB HOSP (about 7 miles; TOMS RIVER, NJ)
  • SHORE REHABILITATION INSTITUTE (about 11 miles; POINT PLEASANT, NJ)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Seaside Park:

  • LAKEHURST NAES /MAXFIELD FIELD (about 21 miles; LAKEHURST, NJ; ID: NEL)
  • MC GUIRE AFB (about 36 miles; WRIGHTSTOWN, NJ; ID: WRI)
  • ATLANTIC CITY INTERNATIONAL (about 48 miles; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; ID: ACY)
Other public-use airports nearest to Seaside Park:

  • LAKEWOOD (about 12 miles; LAKEWOOD, NJ; ID: N12)
  • ROBERT J. MILLER AIR PARK (about 15 miles; TOMS RIVER, NJ; ID: MJX)
  • MONMOUTH EXECUTIVE (about 18 miles; BELMAR/FARMINGDALE, NJ; ID: BLM)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Seaside Park:

  • OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE (about 13 miles; TOMS RIVER, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 4,651)
  • BETH MEDRASH GOVOHA (about 15 miles; LAKEWOOD, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,823)
  • MONMOUTH UNIVERSITY (about 26 miles; WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,613)
  • BROOKDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 29 miles; LINCROFT, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,533)
  • BURLINGTON COUNTY COLLEGE (about 41 miles; PEMBERTON, NJ; FT enrollment: 3,751)
  • MIDDLESEX COUNTY COLLEGE (about 42 miles; EDISON, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,739)
  • MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 45 miles; West Windsor, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,445)
Public primary/middle school in Seaside Park:

  • SEASIDE PARK ELEM (Students: 121; Location: CENTRAL & FOURTH AVENUES; Grades: PK – 06)