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People

Total Population 3,364
Male Share of the Population 48.2%
Female Share of the Population 51.8%
Senior Citizens 17.6%
Employed Population 16+ 1,643
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 51.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 23.4%
Median Earnings25+ $43,068
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $33,438
Median Earnings With High School Degree $43,750

Wealth

Median Family Income $76,105
% Above Poverty Level 92.3%
% Below Poverty Level 7.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 32 minutes
% Working from Home 2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.9%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 28.8%
Median Gross Rent $1,063
Median House Value $212,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.9%
US/American 0%
English 9.2%
Irish 38.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Tuckerton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 25 miles S of Toms River, New Jersey (center to center)
Nearest Large City 50 miles SE of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Ocean
Standard Zip Codes 08087
Phone Area Codes 609
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.603
Longitude -74.34

Tuckerton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station TUCKERTON
Distance 0.5 miles
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
Distance 16.1 miles
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 TOMS RIVER
Distance 24.9 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 41 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 44 to 67 F
Annual Precip 48.8 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Tuckerton, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Leh (08087)

Mystic Islands (08087)

Parkertown (08087)

Tuckerton Boro (08087)

West Tuckerton (08087)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Barnegat 21,617 $75,038
Beach Haven 991 $110,781
Long Beach 3,028 $110,530
Port Republic 996 $88,750
Ship Bottom 914 $82,639

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Tuckerton High Schools

PINELANDS REG HIGH
565 NUGENTOWN ROAD
609-296-3106
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 888 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.1

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