Surf City strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New Jersey):
Walking and Biking to Work
Well-Paid Single Men
College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Women
People in Middle Class or Better
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Surf City 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 Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|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|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|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||20 miles S of Toms River, New Jersey (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||56 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||INDIAN MILLS 2 W|
|Jan Temp||23 to 42 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||47.1 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.61|
|American Indian & Alaskan||3||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||28||1.9%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,527|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||2.2%|
|French (except Basque)||1.5%|
According to the US Postal Service, Surf City, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Brant Beach (08008)
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Penn Foster College
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Sacred Heart University Online
Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.
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|1. Lavallette, New Jersey||92||34.6%||36.4%||26.5%||33||$57,778||3.3%||1.9%||2,665||8%||18||42.1%||0.8|
|2. North Redington Beach, Florida||84.6||38.2%||39.8%||33.4%||30||$60,855||2.2%||3.2%||1,474||4.2%||15.6||38.8%||2|
|3. Tybee Island, Georgia||84.4||33.3%||18.5%||33.4%||27||$58,462||3%||4.1%||3,392||10%||35.4||25.1%||1.5|
|4. Hillsboro Beach, Florida||83.2||39.4%||51%||39.8%||25||$70,163||0.7%||0.8%||2,163||8%||5.6||36.2%||1.4|
|5. Lexington, Michigan||81.4||37%||27%||15.6%||26||$41,364||5.4%||1.2%||1,104||9.4%||13.6||43.6%||0.9|
|6. Rhinebeck, New York||80.1||42.9%||28.7%||40.6%||26||$57,000||3.9%||5.5%||3,077||9.2%||9.4||2.9%||0.3|
|7. Shelburne, Massachusetts||79||31%||20.5%||37%||23||$51,364||3.6%||2.7%||2,058||9.9%||8.8||1.5%||1|
|8. Cambridge, New York||75||31.3%||19.8%||18.3%||27||$41,012||5.8%||1.9%||1,925||12.5%||21.8||1.5%||0.5|
|9. Bal Harbour, Florida||73.2||51.5%||37.5%||47.3%||28||$83,570||3.1%||5.5%||3,305||9.2%||14.2||33.9%||1.2|
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