South Toms River, New Jersey

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Population in 2017: 3,772 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.8%
 
Males: 1,859  (49.3%)
Females: 1,913  (50.7%)
Median resident age:

31.1 years
New Jersey median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 08757.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $66,528 (it was $43,468 in 2000)
South Toms River:

$66,528
NJ:

$80,088

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,665 (it was $16,292 in 2000)

South Toms River borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $186,983 (it was $85,600 in 2000)
South Toms River:

$186,983
NJ:

$334,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $238,139; detached houses: $234,818

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,710.

March 2019 cost of living index in South Toms River: 119.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.5%
(9.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.2% for Black residents, 5.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.5% for other race residents, 34.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in South Toms River, NJ (2017)
    • 1,97051.8%White alone
    • 81321.4%Hispanic
    • 63216.6%Black alone
    • 40210.6%Two or more races
    • 320.8%Asian alone
    • 20.05%American Indian alone

Races in South Toms River detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Crime rates in South Toms River by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(54.0)
1
(26.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.0)
4
(107.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(27.0)
1
(27.0)
5
(135.1)
2
(54.0)
2
(53.8)
4
(106.4)
2
(54.1)
4
(107.6)
2
(54.1)
7
(187.9)
1
(26.4)
3
(80.3)
4
(105.3)
1
(26.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(161.9)
4
(108.1)
5
(135.1)
4
(107.9)
6
(161.4)
5
(133.0)
9
(243.5)
5
(134.4)
4
(108.2)
4
(107.4)
7
(185.1)
8
(214.1)
2
(52.6)
6
(160.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
27
(728.4)
21
(567.4)
15
(405.4)
36
(971.1)
20
(537.9)
21
(558.7)
31
(838.7)
35
(941.1)
19
(513.8)
27
(724.8)
27
(714.1)
14
(374.6)
18
(473.8)
5
(133.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
67
(1,807)
56
(1,513)
76
(2,054)
69
(1,861)
75
(2,017)
66
(1,756)
63
(1,705)
54
(1,452)
60
(1,622)
81
(2,174)
58
(1,534)
45
(1,204)
46
(1,211)
35
(935.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(215.8)
11
(297.2)
9
(243.2)
9
(242.8)
3
(80.7)
5
(133.0)
4
(108.2)
3
(80.7)
3
(81.1)
2
(53.7)
4
(105.8)
5
(133.8)
3
(79.0)
3
(80.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(27.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.9)
1
(26.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(52.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)181.0175.4197.6242.8194.7178.5200.5189.6166.8305.8217.7173.4130.093.3

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City-data.com crime index in South Toms River, NJ

Crime rate in South Toms River detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.21
New Jersey average:

3.55
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Ancestries: Italian (22.0%), German (7.0%), Irish (6.2%), Polish (3.1%), American (3.0%), English (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 31 feet

Land area: 1.16 square miles.

Population density: 3,251 people per square mile   (average).

South Toms River, New Jersey map

274 residents are foreign born (4.6% Latin America, 0.8% Europe, 0.8% Africa).

This borough:

7.2%
New Jersey:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,710 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,895 (2.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Toms River, NJ (3.4 miles , pop. 86,327).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Staten Island, NY (44.4 miles , pop. 443,728).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (49.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Beachwood borough, NJ (1.0 miles ),
Holiday City South, NJ (1.1 miles ),
Silver Ridge, NJ (1.4 miles ),
Holiday Heights, NJ (1.4 miles ),
Pine Beach borough, NJ (1.5 miles ),
Island Heights borough, NJ (1.8 miles ),
Holiday City-Berkeley, NJ (1.8 miles ),
Toms River, NJ (1.9 miles )

Latitude: 39.94 N, Longitude: 74.21 W

Distribution of median household income in South Toms River, NJ in 2017
Distribution of house value in South Toms River, NJ in 2017
South Toms River satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
New Jersey:

4.1%
Historical population in South Toms River, NJ
Historical housing units in South Toms River, NJ
Most common industries in South Toms River, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Construction (7.0%)
  • Public administration (6.5%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.9%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.6%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (27.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.4%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Social assistance (5.7%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.9%)
Most common occupations in South Toms River, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Cashiers (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.8%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.1%)
  • Cashiers (8.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.6%)

Average climate in South Toms River, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

South Toms River, New Jersey average temperatures South Toms River, New Jersey average precipitation South Toms River, New Jersey humidity South Toms River, New Jersey wind speed South Toms River, New Jersey snowfall South Toms River, New Jersey sunshine South Toms River, New Jersey clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 77.5. This is about average.

City:

77.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.371. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.371
U.S.:

0.267
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.9
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

South Toms River-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New Jersey state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/21/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.2 miles away from the South Toms River borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/29/1982, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.8 miles away from the borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

South Toms River-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 100.2 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 277.5 miles away from the city 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 215.5 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 98.7 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 315.4 miles away from South Toms River 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 65.9 miles away from South Toms River 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).
South Toms River topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near South Toms River:

  • GARDEN STATE REHABILITATION HOSP (Hospital, about 2 miles away; TOMS RIVER, NJ)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHAB HOSPITAL OF TOMS RIVER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; TOMS RIVER, NJ)
  • FMC JOHN J DE PALMA RENAL CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; TOMS RIVER, NJ)
  • HOLIDAY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TOMS RIVER, NJ)
  • COUNTRY MANOR AT DOVER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TOMS RIVER, NJ)
  • COUNTRY MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TOMS RIVER, NJ)
  • CRYSTAL LAKE HLTHCARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BAYVILLE, NJ)

Operable nuclear power plant near South Toms River:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Toms River:

  • Ocean County College (about 6 miles; Toms River, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 7,471)
  • Beth Medrash Govoha (about 11 miles; Lakewood, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,700)
  • Burlington County College (about 24 miles; Pemberton, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,928)
  • Monmouth University (about 26 miles; West Long Branch, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,986)
  • Brookdale Community College (about 27 miles; Lincroft, NJ; FT enrollment: 10,879)
  • Mercer County Community College (about 32 miles; West Windsor, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,728)
  • Thomas Edison State College (about 36 miles; Trenton, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,972)

Public elementary/middle school in South Toms River:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: South Toms River First Aid Squad (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in South Toms River include: Grace Gospel Church (A), Second Baptist Church (B), Christian Bible Church (C), Wells Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Jakes Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

3.4 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

82.6%
Whole state:

69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

8.8%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

For population 15 years and over in South Toms River:

Marital status in South Toms River, NJ
  • Never married: 44.1%
  • Now married: 41.3%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in South Toms River:

  • High school or higher: 79.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
New Jersey average:

12.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - South Toms River
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for South Toms River, NJ (based on Ocean County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

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.
New Jersey:

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
This county:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

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:
Ocean County:

13.2%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
South Toms River:

47.7%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.0%
State:

47.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.2
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
South Toms River:

22.0%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.9%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
South Toms River:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.2%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
South Toms River:

54.9%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.9%
State:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of South Toms River, 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
Police Protection - Officers 11$68,838$75,0963$3,178
Solid Waste Management 4$13,789$41,3671$443
Other Government Administration 2$9,401$56,4068$1,119
Sewerage 2$4,716$28,2962$1,395
Police - Other 1$1,962$23,5445$3,667
Financial Administration 1$4,065$48,7802$4,858
Judicial and Legal 1$3,148$37,7762$1,699
Health 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 2$1,645
Totals for Government 22$105,919$57,77425$18,004

South Toms River government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $295,000 ($78.21)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,062,000 ($281.55)
    General - Other: $907,000 ($240.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $319,000 ($84.57)
    Central Staff Services: $149,000 ($39.50)
    Financial Administration: $132,000 ($34.99)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $98,000 ($25.98)
    Regular Highways: $65,000 ($17.23)
    Health - Other: $44,000 ($11.66)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $20,000 ($5.30)
    General Public Buildings: $17,000 ($4.51)
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000 ($2.65)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($0.80)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($5.83)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $3,000 ($0.80)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,375,000 ($364.53)

South Toms River government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $16,000 ($4.24)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $58,000 ($15.38)
    General Revenue - Other: $31,000 ($8.22)
    Rents: $13,000 ($3.45)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($1.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $331,000 ($87.75)
    Other: $36,000 ($9.54)
    Health and Hospitals: $20,000 ($5.30)
  • Tax - Property: $2,989,000 ($792.42)
    Public Utilities Sales: $24,000 ($6.36)
    Other License: $22,000 ($5.83)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000 ($1.33)

South Toms River government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $1,229,000 ($325.82)
    Beginning: $1,097,000 ($290.83)

South Toms River government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $800,000 ($212.09)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $964,000 ($255.57)

4.54% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($73,691 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.54%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($235 average AGI)
Ocean County:

0.03%
New Jersey average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Monmouth County, NJ  1.11% ($68,944 average AGI)
from Middlesex County, NJ  0.37% ($72,948)
from Bergen County, NJ  0.21% ($96,183)


4.25% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($64,857 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.25%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($540 average AGI)
Ocean County:

0.03%
New Jersey average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Monmouth County, NJ  0.87% ($74,580 average AGI)
to Middlesex County, NJ  0.20% ($54,245)
to Burlington County, NJ  0.18% ($54,184)

Businesses in South Toms River, NJ

  • 7-Eleven: 1
  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in South Toms River:

  • 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)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; 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)

Strongest FM radio stations in South Toms River:

  • W264AM (100.7 FM; TOMS RIVER, NJ; Owner: JERSEY SHORE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOBM-FM (92.7 FM; TOMS RIVER, NJ; Owner: SEASHORE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJRZ-FM (100.1 FM; MANAHAWKIN, NJ; Owner: JERSEY SHORE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBO (98.5 FM; OCEAN ACRES, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM SHORE LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WCHR-FM (105.7 FM; MANAHAWKIN, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WWNJ (91.1 FM; DOVER TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WNJM (89.9 FM; MANAHAWKIN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTH.)
  • WJLK-FM (94.3 FM; ASBURY PARK, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM SHORE LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WKXW-FM (101.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM CENTRAL NEW JERSEY LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WHTG-FM (106.3 FM; EATONTOWN, NJ; Owner: PRESS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W300AO (107.9 FM; MANAHAWKIN, NJ; Owner: JERSEY SHORE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNJT-FM (88.1 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BRD/CST AUTHORITY)
  • WRAT (95.9 FM; POINT PLEASANT, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WPRB (103.3 FM; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WNJS-FM (88.1 FM; BERLIN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WYRS (90.7 FM; MANAHAWKIN, NJ; Owner: PENN JERSEY EDUCATIONAL RADIO CORP.)
  • WBZC (88.9 FM; PEMBERTON, NJ; Owner: BURLINGTON COUNTY COLLEGE)
  • WBJB-FM (90.5 FM; LINCROFT, NJ; Owner: BROOKDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WBHX (99.7 FM; TUCKERTON, NJ; Owner: PRESS COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around South Toms River:

  • WWSI (Channel 62; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: HISPANIC BROADCASTERS OF PHILADELPHIA, L.L.C.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • 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.)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
South Toms River fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of South Toms River fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 49ft / 15.3mTotal length
  • $6,900,000Total costs
  • 284,674Total average daily traffic
  • 11,677Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • VALERIE MOORE, South Toms River Public Works Yard Drew Lane (Lat: 39.943000 Lon: -74.223722), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: Sprint Spectrum LP, Valerie.H.Moore@mail.Sprint.Com, , Mahwa-h, Phone: (201) 684-4292
  • Karin Kiss, South Toms River Public Works Yard Drew Lane (Lat: 39.943000 Lon: -74.223722), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: Sprint Spectrum, L.P., Ssusaregulatory@sprint.Com, , KSOPHT0101-Z3390 Overl-and Park, Phone: (877) 265-6872
  • Valerie H Moore, South Toms River Public Works Yard Drew Lane (Lat: 39.943000 Lon: -74.223722), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: Sprint Spectrum, L.P., Ssusaregulatory@sprint.Com, , KSOPHT0101-Z3390 Overl-and Park, Phone: (877) 265-6872

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 144 Mills St (Lat: 39.942333 Lon: -74.205694), Structure height: 8 m, Call Sign: WPBR241,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.935 MHz, Grant Date: 12/08/2012, Expiration Date: 02/09/2023, Registrant: Ocean County O.E.M., Toms River, NJ 08754-2191, Phone: (732) 341-3451, Fax: (732) 341-9010, Email:
  • 144 Mill St South Toms River Police Dept (Lat: 39.942333 Lon: -74.205694), Call Sign: KNHE209, Licensee ID: L00016788,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.7600 MHz, 39.9200 MHz, Grant Date: 06/04/2013, Expiration Date: 08/09/2023, Registrant: State Of New Jersey, Box 7068, West Trenton, NJ 08625, Phone: (201) 349-6913

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB2JWC, Grant Date: 06/14/1996, Expiration Date: 06/22/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2005, Registrant: Stephen P Roberts, 58 Flint Rd, South Toms River, NJ 08757
  • Call Sign: KC2CLL, Licensee ID: L00149473, Grant Date: 10/23/1998, Expiration Date: 09/30/2007, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2001, Certifier: James D Flaherty, Registrant: James D Flaherty, 16 Colgate Dr, South Toms River, NJ 08757
  • Call Sign: KE4PQX, Licensee ID: L00902920, Grant Date: 08/10/2004, Expiration Date: 08/11/2014, Cancellation Date: 08/12/2016, Registrant: Helen L Bulau, 4 Duke Dr., South Toms River, NJ 08757
  • Call Sign: N2HSL, Grant Date: 10/31/1997, Expiration Date: 10/31/2007, Cancellation Date: 11/03/2009, Registrant: Martha C Schoenberg, 127 Mill St, South Toms River, NJ 08757
  • Call Sign: N2ILW, Grant Date: 05/08/1998, Expiration Date: 05/08/2008, Cancellation Date: 05/11/2010, Registrant: Rebecca L Schoenberg, 127 Mill St, South Toms River, NJ 08757
  • Call Sign: WB2IWO, Grant Date: 03/29/1988, Expiration Date: 03/29/1998, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2000, Registrant: David D Hammond, 17 Colgate Dr, South Toms River, NJ 08757
  • Call Sign: KC2UZX, Licensee ID: L01483501, Grant Date: 04/16/2009, Expiration Date: 04/16/2019, Certifier: Daniel M Decross Iii, Registrant: Daniel M Decross Iii, 27 Hummel Drive, South Toms River, NJ 08757

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$179,4744$160,75066$173,3334$108,7501$185,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$169,4001$172,0009$151,1110$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$198,0001$15,00044$177,5684$55,2501$70,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$180,00019$168,5260$02$194,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$178,0000$010$186,9000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7240.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$209,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$161,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7240.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in South Toms River, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in South Toms River, NJ - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
Fire incident types in South Toms River, NJ

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for South Toms River, NJ
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in South Toms River, NJ
  • 96.3%Utility gas
  • 1.9%Electricity
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in South Toms River, NJ
  • 83.8%Utility gas
  • 8.8%Electricity
  • 7.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


South Toms River compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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