Bay Head, New Jersey

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Population in 2014: 1,001 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -19.1%
Males: 495  (49.5%)
Females: 506  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  54.6 years
New Jersey median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 08742.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $106,145 (it was $77,790 in 2000)
Bay Head:

$106,145
NJ:

$76,126

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $66,800 (it was $49,639 in 2000)

Bay Head borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: over $1,000,000 (it was $462,200 in 2000)
Bay Head:

over $1,000,000
NJ:

$328,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $316,857; Detached houses: $342,766; Townhouses or other attached units: $191,203; In 2-unit structures: $404,101; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $175,015; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $202,502; Mobile homes: $67,312

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,644.

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  • Races in Bay Head, NJ (2010)

    Bay Head races chart
    • 94497.5%White alone
    • 101.0%Hispanic
    • 70.7%Asian alone
    • 50.5%Black alone
    • 20.2%Two or more races

Races in Bay Head detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bay Head: 132.7 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (29.1%), Italian (16.7%), German (8.9%), English (6.9%), American (3.5%), Scottish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1886

Elevation: 9 feet

Land area: 0.59 square miles.

Population density: 1,693 people per square mile   (low).

Bay Head,NJ real estate house value index trend

Bay Head, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Bay Head:

  • High school or higher: 99.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 61.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bay Head borough:

  • Never married: 16.3%
  • Now married: 65.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

45 residents are foreign born (2.3% Europe, 0.5% Asia).

This borough:

4.2%
New Jersey:

21.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $8,238 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $9,747 (0.8%)

Bay Head satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Toms River, NJ (8.9 miles , pop. 86,327).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Staten Island, NY (35.9 miles , pop. 443,728).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Brooklyn, NY (40.5 miles , pop. 2,465,326).

Nearest cities: Point Pleasant borough, NJ (1.2 miles ), Mantoloking borough, NJ (1.2 miles ), Point Pleasant Beach borough, NJ (1.3 miles ), Brielle borough, NJ (1.7 miles ), Manasquan borough, NJ (1.9 miles ), Sea Girt borough, NJ (2.1 miles ), Dover Beaches North, NJ (2.3 miles ), Spring Lake Heights borough, NJ (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.07 N, Longitude: 74.05 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 732

Bay Head household income distribution Bay Head home values distribution

Crime rates in Bay Head by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000110000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0103.0102.20.00.00.00.0
Robberies 100000001000000
per 100,000 79.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.077.90.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 100010010000102
per 100,000 79.10.00.00.079.40.00.078.90.00.00.00.0100.20.0206.0
Burglaries 31076101311126345844
per 100,000 237.3794.9552.5473.6793.71,036.7870.9946.4467.3309.0409.0506.6801.6396.4411.9
Theft 44225038396569587984412827126
per 100,000 3,481.01,748.83,946.32,999.23,095.25,183.45,463.24,574.16,152.68,650.94,192.22,836.92,705.41,189.3617.9
Auto thefts 011210130003033
per 100,000 0.079.578.9157.979.40.079.2236.60.00.00.0304.00.0297.3309.0
Arson 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5) 203.4137.4211.1165.7201.6279.9285.8283.9302.2450.1278.1173.3184.499.1119.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Bay Head detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

8.24
New Jersey average:

2.53
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +77 (+6.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (17%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (22%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Information (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (30%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Legal occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Legal occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (8%)

Work and jobs in Bay Head: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Bay Head, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bay Head-area historical tornado activity is below New Jersey state average. It is 54% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/21/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 30.2 miles away from the Bay Head borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 10/16/1955, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the borough center .

Earthquake activity:

Bay Head-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 106.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 269.1 miles away from Bay Head center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 209.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 105.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 306.1 miles away from Bay Head center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 67.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Ocean County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 6, Snowstorms: 4, Blizzards: 2, Fires: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bay Head topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bay Head:

  • CLAREMONT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; PT PLEASANT, NJ)
  • PT PLEASANT BEACH NH (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; POINT PLEASANT BEACH, NJ)
  • MERIDIAN SUBACUTE REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WALL, NJ)
  • SUNNYSIDE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MANASQUAN, NJ)
  • MERIDIAN NURSING AND REHABILITATION AT BRICK (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BRICK, NJ)
  • OCEAN MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; BRICK, NJ)
  • SHORE REHABILITATION INSTITUTE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; BRICK, NJ)

Operable nuclear power plant near Bay Head:

  • 19 miles: Oyster Creek in Forked River, NJ.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bay Head:

  • Ocean County College (about 8 miles; Toms River, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 7,471)
  • Beth Medrash Govoha (about 10 miles; Lakewood, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,700)
  • Monmouth University (about 15 miles; West Long Branch, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,986)
  • Brookdale Community College (about 19 miles; Lincroft, NJ; FT enrollment: 10,879)
  • Burlington County College (about 33 miles; Pemberton, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,928)
  • Mercer County Community College (about 35 miles; West Windsor, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,728)
  • Middlesex County College (about 35 miles; Edison, NJ; FT enrollment: 9,849)

Public elementary/middle school in Bay Head:

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Notable locations in Bay Head: Bay Head Reading Center (A), Bay Head Fire Company 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Bay Head: All Saints Episcopal Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Twilight Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Court: Bay Head Borough - Court Clerk (81 Bridge Avenue).

Ocean County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 78.5. This is about average.

City:

78.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.371. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.371
U.S.:

0.293

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.05. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.05
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 7.2%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.1 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  58.8%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  3.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Banks with branches in Bay Head (2011 data):

  • Manasquan Savings Bank: Bay Head Branch at 85 Bridge Avenue, branch established on 1874/01/01. Info updated 2008/07/01: Bank assets: $848.0 mil, Deposits: $737.9 mil, headquarters in Manasquan, NJ, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Msb Mutual Holding Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
New Jersey average:

12.6

Bay Head travel time to work - commute Bay Head mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Bay Head borough (based on Ocean County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic173,31826
Other56,416108
Mainline Protestant28,02974
Evangelical Protestant14,51079
Black Protestant2,30311
Orthodox1,2804
None300,711-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 90
Ocean County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 110
Ocean County:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 49
Ocean County:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 359
Here:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.2%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Ocean County:

26.4%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.2%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bay Head:

54.1%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bay Head:

54.2%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bay Head:

19.2%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bay Head:

10.3%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

42.8%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Bay Head:

59.4%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.8%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bay Head, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$9,538$57,2281$1,441
Other Government Administration 2$9,263$55,5783$3,934
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$3,299
Police Protection - Officers 8$80,884$121,3260$0
Police - Other 1$4,895$58,7401$1,063
Firefighters 0$0 2$516
Streets and Highways 1$4,984$59,8081$208
Solid Waste Management 1$3,485$41,8201$589
Sewerage 0$0 2$447
Other and Unallocable 1$6,609$79,3084$2,057
Totals for Government 16$119,658$89,74418$13,554

Bay Head government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $668,000 ($667.33)
    Police Protection: $626,000 ($625.37)
    Libraries: $175,000 ($174.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $138,000 ($137.86)
    Financial Administration: $136,000 ($135.86)
    Regular Highways: $119,000 ($118.88)
    Fire Protection: $22,000 ($21.98)
    Health Services - Other: $14,000 ($13.99)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($7.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($3.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $968,000 ($967.03)

Bay Head government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $417,000 ($416.58)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $50,000 ($49.95)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $57,000 ($56.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $249,000 ($248.75)
    Highways: $145,000 ($144.86)
    All Other: $49,000 ($48.95)
  • Tax - Property: $1,386,000 ($1384.62)
    NEC: $1,000 ($1.00)

Bay Head government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $844,000 ($843.16)
    End of Fiscal Year: $800,000 ($799.20)

Bay Head government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,433,000 ($1431.57)

3.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($55,946 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.88%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($283 average AGI)
Ocean County:

0.03%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Monmouth County, NJ  0.88% ($58,512 average AGI)
from Middlesex County, NJ  0.31% ($61,910)
from Bergen County, NJ  0.16% ($73,980)


3.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,559 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.94%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($292 average AGI)
Ocean County:

0.03%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Monmouth County, NJ  0.77% ($49,619 average AGI)
to Middlesex County, NJ  0.20% ($45,747)
to Burlington County, NJ  0.12% ($50,424)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bay Head:

  • WOBM (1160 AM; 9 kW; LAKEWOOD TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: NORTH SHORE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WADB (1310 AM; 3 kW; ASBURY PARK, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM SHORE LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bay Head:

  • WRAT (95.9 FM; POINT PLEASANT, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WJLK-FM (94.3 FM; ASBURY PARK, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM SHORE LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WHTG-FM (106.3 FM; EATONTOWN, NJ; Owner: PRESS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WOBM-FM (92.7 FM; TOMS RIVER, NJ; Owner: SEASHORE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWNJ (91.1 FM; DOVER TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WWZY (107.1 FM; LONG BRANCH, NJ; Owner: PRESS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJRZ-FM (100.1 FM; MANAHAWKIN, NJ; Owner: JERSEY SHORE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Bay Head:

  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWSI (Channel 62; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: HISPANIC BROADCASTERS OF PHILADELPHIA, L.L.C.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNJB1 (Channel 58; LONG BRANCH, NJ; Owner: NJ PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)

Bay Head fatal accident list:

Apr 13, 1998 08:05 PM, 632, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 12, 1994 05:49 PM, Rt 35, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 29, 1989 01:46 AM, 632, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2
Sep 7, 1980 00:12 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 14,252Total average daily traffic
  • 570Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,103Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 81 Bridge Ave (Lat: 40.071778 Lon: -74.041250), Call Sign: KNJQ699, Licensee ID: L00116374
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.680 MHz, 155.475 MHzGrant Date: 05/27/1998, Expiration Date: 08/09/2003, Cancellation Date: 10/12/2003Registrant: Bay Head, Borough Of, Bay Head, NJ 08742, Phone: (201) 892-0632
  • Lat: 40.072500 Lon: -74.042778, Call Sign: WQBF665
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.312 MHzGrant Date: 07/17/2014, Expiration Date: 09/30/2024, Certifier: Thomas P GageRegistrant: Bay Head Improvement Association, 532 Lake Ave, Bay Head, NJ 08742-0042, Phone: (732) 892-4179, Fax: (732) 892-0204, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: W2LSX, Previous Call Sign: KB2YRA, Licensee ID: L01348827, Grant Date: 09/23/2008, Expiration Date: 10/05/2018, Registrant: George P Hall, 142 Cranberry Ave, Bay Head, NJ 08742
  • Call Sign: KC2OMH, Licensee ID: L01046220, Grant Date: 07/29/2005, Expiration Date: 07/29/2015, Certifier: Alan R Decker, Registrant: Alan R Decker, Bay Head, NJ 08742

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300-A (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1073Y , Serial Number: 28277, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 05/31/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Walter H Jr Goedicke, 229 Park Ave, Bay Head, NJ 08742
  • Aircraft: DIAMOND AIRCRAFT IND INC DA 40 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-MIA+ (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 247DS , Serial Number: 40.1117, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 08/17/2011
    Registrant (Corporation): Rbckmab LLC, 86 Twilight Rd, Bay Head, NJ 08742
  • Aircraft: BROWN THOMAS E THORP T-18 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 33TB , Serial Number: 915, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 06/17/1988
    Registrant (Individual): Walter Goedicke, 229 Park Ave, Bay Head, NJ 08742
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6911X , Serial Number: 17247811, Year manufactured: 1960
    Registrant (Individual): James B Kane, 567 Lake Ave, Bay Head, NJ 08742
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7874V , Serial Number: 2837, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 10/08/1964
    Registrant (Individual): David B Obrien, 549 Lake Ave, Bay Head, NJ 08742

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$798,28250$506,9554$565,69838$603,398
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$496,4005$439,1100$03$396,177
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$710,71014$868,9411$41,0008$1,159,961
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$05$394,9360$03$348,793
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$300,6902$1,366,7500$02$1,517,090

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7120.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$72,7101$72,710
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7120.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 27

Incident types - Bay Head

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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (93%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Businesses in Bay Head, NJ

  • FedEx: 1
  • UPS: 2

Bay Head compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Bay Head on our top lists:

  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities where residents moved more then 10 years ago (1,000+ households)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
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