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(Urban population: 13,029, Rural population: 179 (all nonfarm))

Ocean Acres,NJ index of house prices


Houses: 4,987 (4,729 occupied: 4,470 owner occupied, 259 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

5%
State:

9%

Housing density: 852 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $376,766.


Median contract rent in 2009: $1,266 (lower quartile is $1,017, upper quartile is $1,456)


Median gross rent in Ocean Acres, NJ in 2009: $1,520


Housing units in Ocean Acres with a mortgage: 3,208 (319 second mortgage, 508 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,100


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $83,595


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $42,575


Median monthly housing costs: $1,702





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Ocean Acres, New Jersey Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $304,148 (it was $129,900 in 2000)
Ocean Acres:

$304,148
New Jersey:

$348,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $255,000 - $367,840

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $256,014
Here:

$256,014
State:

$429,197

Townhouses or other attached units: $75,356
Here:

$75,356
State:

$286,566

In 2-unit structures: $291,225
Here:

$291,225
State:

$397,697

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $149,572
Here:

$149,572
State:

$336,988

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,205
  • In family households: 12,218 (3,240 male householders, 638 female householders)
    3,447 spouses, 4,081 children (3,746 natural, 103 adopted, 232 stepchildren), 125 grandchildren, 83 brothers or sisters, 167 parents, 251 other relatives, 186 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 987 (336 male householders (238 living alone)), 505 female householders (479 living alone)), 146 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,611 2-persons, 864 3-persons, 864 4-persons, 385 5-persons, 118 6-persons, 36 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 717 1-person, 110 2-persons, 6 3-persons, 8 4-persons.

2,917 married couples with children.
474 single-parent households (105 men, 369 women).

92.7% of residents of Ocean Acres speak English at home.
3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (46% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
3.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (80% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (62% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 17% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (56% speak English very well, 44% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 668 (5.1%)
(76.5% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.7
State:

3.8

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Ocean Acres, New Jersey
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 6
  • 3 rooms: 46
  • 4 rooms: 282
  • 5 rooms: 953
  • 6 rooms: 1,388
  • 7 rooms: 795
  • 8 rooms: 566
  • 9 or more rooms: 434
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 8
  • 3 rooms: 7
  • 4 rooms: 31
  • 5 rooms: 59
  • 6 rooms: 115
  • 7 rooms: 20
  • 8 rooms: 11
  • 9 or more rooms: 8
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Ocean Acres, New Jersey
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 86
  • 2 bedrooms: 739
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,555
  • 4 bedrooms: 958
  • 5+ bedrooms: 132
  • no bedroom: 8
  • 1 bedroom: 13
  • 2 bedrooms: 40
  • 3 bedrooms: 182
  • 4 bedrooms: 8
  • 5+ bedrooms: 8
Cars and other vehicles available in Ocean Acres, New Jersey in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 84
  • 1 vehicle: 1,398
  • 2 vehicles: 2,315
  • 3 vehicles: 512
  • 4 vehicles: 131
  • 5+ vehicles: 30
  • no vehicle: 9
  • 1 vehicle: 92
  • 2 vehicles: 136
  • 3 vehicles: 9
  • 4 vehicles: 13
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 193
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,036
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,416
  • 1980 to 1989: 567
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,195
  • 1960 to 1969: 196
  • 1950 to 1959: 29
  • 1940 to 1949: 0
  • 1939 or earlier: 57

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Ocean Acres, NJ house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Ocean Acres, NJ:

  • Less than $10,000: 0
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 0
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 0
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 0
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 0
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 0
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 0
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 0
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 0
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 0
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 0
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 11
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 15
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 76
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 132
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 211
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 354
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 1045
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 962
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 1239
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 344
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 77
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 4
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Ocean Acres rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Ocean Acres:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 0
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 0
  • $300 to $349: 0
  • $350 to $399: 0
  • $400 to $449: 0
  • $450 to $499: 0
  • $500 to $549: 18
  • $550 to $599: 0
  • $600 to $649: 0
  • $650 to $699: 0
  • $700 to $749: 0
  • $750 to $799: 0
  • $800 to $899: 0
  • $900 to $999: 0
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 159
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 57
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 254
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 15
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 40
  • 1990 to 1994: 139
  • 1985 to 1989: 59
  • 1980 to 1984: 16
  • 1975 to 1979: 10
  • 1970 to 1974: 45
  • 1970 to 1974: 95
  • 1965 to 1969: 264


Ocean Acres, NJ Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 65.1%
Number of people working at home: 54 (0.9% of all workers)


Ocean Acres commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 112
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 669
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 799
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 443
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 504
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 338
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 548
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 212
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 254
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 693
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 758
  • 90 or more minutes: 326
 


Ocean Acres mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,995 (87%)
  • Carpooled: 541 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 33 (1%)
  • Motorcycle: 6 (0%)
  • Walked: 29 (1%)
  • Other means: 52 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 54 (1%)
 


Ocean Acres, NJ household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 174
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 109
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 233
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 169
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 256
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 296
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 242
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 323
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 355
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 502
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 713
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 838
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 315
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 97
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 74
  • $200,000 or more: 23
 

First ancestries reported:

 Italian: 2975
 Irish: 2405
 German: 1789
 Polish: 926
 Other groups: 756
 English: 703
 United States or American: 472
 French (except Basque): 173
 Scottish: 143
 Norwegian: 122
 European: 121
 Scotch-Irish: 119
 Ukrainian: 108
 Dutch: 101
 Hungarian: 99
 Swedish: 82
 Greek: 69
 Czechoslovakian: 68
 Lithuanian: 66
 British: 62
 Czech: 51
 French Canadian: 40
 Portuguese: 40
 Russian: 39
 Croatian: 35
 Austrian: 28
 Luxemburger: 28
 Cape Verdean: 28
 Subsaharan African:: 28
 Danish: 24
 Brazilian: 24
 Romanian: 21
 Northern European: 20
 Welsh: 17
 Belgian: 16
 Albanian: 15
 Slovak: 15
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 14
 Jamaican: 14
 Pennsylvania German: 10
 Scandinavian: 10
 Estonian: 10
 Arab:: 8
 Lebanese: 8
 Swiss: 8


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Cuba (8%)
  • Philippines (8%)
  • Portugal (7%)
  • Mexico (7%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Poland (7%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 8874
  • Northeast: 2936
  • Midwest: 284
  • South: 285
  • West: 81

45% of Ocean Acres residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 74% lived in New Jersey.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 6
  • 5th and 6th grade: 38
  • 7th and 8th grade: 60
  • 9th grade: 56
  • 10th grade: 173
  • 11th grade: 99
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 226
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,619
  • Less than 1 year of college: 296
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 610
  • Associate degree: 265
  • Bachelor's degree: 595
  • Master's degree: 151
  • Professional school degree: 41
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 10
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 29
  • 7th and 8th grade: 95
  • 9th grade: 48
  • 10th grade: 109
  • 11th grade: 117
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 137
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,965
  • Less than 1 year of college: 399
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 646
  • Associate degree: 365
  • Bachelor's degree: 653
  • Master's degree: 71
  • Professional school degree: 41
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 3.9%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 3.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $66,596
  • Black householders: $73,888
  • Asian householders: $53,850
  • Some other race householders: $56,776
  • Two or more races householders: $35,936
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $105,561
Ocean Acres household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Ocean Acres household income for Black householders
Ocean Acres household income for Asian householders
Ocean Acres household income for Some other race householders
Ocean Acres household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Ocean Acres marital status for males
Ocean Acres marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $303,913
  • Black or African American householders: $500,122
  • Asian householders: $258,490
  • Some other race householders: $380,477
  • Two or more races householders: $384,223
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $346,526

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,765
  • One, attached: 102
  • Two: 77
  • 3 or 4: 43

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Ocean Acres:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Ocean Acres
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (66.0%)
  • Electricity (22.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.4%)
  • Wood (0.9%)
  • Electricity (56.0%)
  • Utility gas (34.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.1%)
  • Wood (3.1%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 50
Here:

3.1%
New Jersey:

13.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 7
Here:

1.2%
New Jersey:

13.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 78
Here:

17.9%
New Jersey:

30.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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