Long Beach strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New Jersey):
Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
College Educated Adults
People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
Walking and Biking to Work
Low Rate of Poverty
Comparing Long Beach to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New Jersey (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||18 miles S of Toms River, New Jersey (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||57 miles E of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|Standard Zip Codes||08008|
|Phone Area Codes||609|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||23 to 42 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||45.9 inches|
|Station||ATLANTIC CITY AP|
|Jan Temp||23 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 66 F|
|Annual Precip||40.5 inches|
|Station||LONG BRANCH OAKHURST|
|Jan Temp||23 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||48.6 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.5|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||70||2.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||3,461|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||4.4%|
|French (except Basque)||0.4%|
According to the US Postal Service, Long Beach, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Brant Beach (08008)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Holmes Beach, Florida||88.9||33.1%||33.2%||29.5%||27||$55,669||2.7%||1.4%||4,966||3.6%||41.7||31.5%||2.6|
|2. Avalon, New Jersey||88.6||33.6%||32.7%||37.9%||29||$72,750||2.8%||1.3%||2,143||4.3%||86.8||70%||3.3|
|3. Tybee Island, Georgia||86.6||33.3%||18.5%||33.4%||27||$58,462||3%||4.1%||3,392||10%||35.4||25.1%||1.5|
|4. Indian Rocks Beach, Florida||83.8||36.3%||18.7%||38.6%||29||$65,724||2.7%||2.8%||5,072||4.7%||34.9||24.6%||2.6|
|5. Indian Shores, Florida||83.1||42%||32.1%||33.8%||29||$61,641||1.5%||1.6%||1,705||6.9%||54||53.6%||4.1|
|6. Treasure Island, Florida||82.7||42.9%||26.3%||30.8%||26||$64,158||2.1%||2.3%||7,450||5.6%||44.6||18.7%||2.3|
|7. Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey||81.2||36.6%||19%||34.1%||36||$61,250||4.4%||4.1%||5,314||6.1%||48.2||26.6%||3.4|
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