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Overview

Introduction to Tinton Falls, New Jersey

Tinton Falls, New Jersey, in Monmouth county, is 6 miles S of Middletown, New Jersey and 30 miles S of Newark, New Jersey. The people of the town are in the Monmouth - Ocean metropolitan area.

Tinton Falls History

The earliest settlement in this area occurred sometime after 1665, when the Monmouth Patent was issued. James Grover, who was one of the patentees, realized the opportunities that lay in this region, which was abundant in iron, as well as forests and water power. He established an ironworks plant in this area along with some partners.

Tinton Falls and nearby Attractions

  • Allen House
  • Guild of Creative Art
  • Green Apple Studios
  • Hockhockson Park
  • Ocean Historical Museum
  • Historic Allaire Village

Things To Do In Tinton Falls

Tinton Falls has been blessed with rich natural resources. There are a number of parks and golf courses around the town. The waterfall in the area is an excellent place where one can spend refreshing time in natural surroundings.

Tinton Falls Transportation

Flights are available from the Newark International Airport.

Tinton Falls Higher Education

Monmouth University, Brookdale Community College and Georgian Court University are some of the nearby higher educational institutions.

Demographics

People

Total Population17,910
Male Share of the Population45.7%
Female Share of the Population54.3%
Senior Citizens25.1%
Employed Population 16+8,425
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married46.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher45%
Median Earnings25+$53,512
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$39,177

Wealth

Median Family Income$113,132
% Above Poverty Level91.9%
% Below Poverty Level8.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home5%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation3.4%

Housing

People Living Alone43.4%
Median Gross Rent$1,862
Median House Value$300,300

Ancestry

Irish27.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.5%
Italian20.2%
English6.5%
Polish6%
Portuguese4%
Russian3.8%
French Except Basque2.4%
Hungarian2%
Greek1.7%
Dutch1.4%
Scottish1.2%
Slovak1.1%
Austrian1.1%
Canadian1%
Norwegian0.9%
West Indian0.8%
Welsh0.7%
Ukrainian0.6%
Swiss0.6%
Swedish0.5%
Jamaican0.5%
Arab0.5%
Czech0.4%
African0.4%
Lebanese0.3%
Turkish0.2%
Haitian0.2%
Iranian0.2%
Australian0.2%
Albanian0.2%
US/American0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Brazilian0.1%
Estonian0.1%
Latvian0.1%
German0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
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Tinton Falls Almanac

CategoryValue
County Monmouth County
Standard Zip Codes7701, 7724, 7727, 7712, 7753
Phone Area Codes732,848
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.34
Approximate Longitude-74.06

Tinton Falls Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLONG BRANCH OAKHURST
Distance5.9 miles
Jan Temp23 to 41 F
Apr Temp40 to 59 F
Jul Temp66 to 83 F
Oct Temp45 to 65 F
Annual Precip48.6 inches
StationSANDY HOOK
Distance11.8 miles
Jan Temp26 to 38 F
Apr Temp42 to 58 F
Jul Temp68 to 83 F
Oct Temp49 to 64 F
Annual Precip43.5 inches
StationNY WESTERLEIGH STAT IS
Distance22.8 miles
Jan Temp25 to 40 F
Apr Temp42 to 62 F
Jul Temp67 to 86 F
Oct Temp47 to 66 F
Annual Precip48.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Colts Neck10,029$180,882
Eatontown12,233$80,413
Lincroft6,352$149,375
Little Silver5,922$143,964
Red Bank12,218$74,771
Shrewsbury1,066$59,180

Tinton Falls Hospitals

Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital Of Tinton Falls
(Proprietary)
2 Centre Plaza
(732) 460-5320

Tinton Falls Public Schools

Developmental Learning Center
100 Tornillo Way
ZIP: 7712
(732) 440-1122
Other
Total Enrollment 57
New Jersey Virtual School
100 Tornillo Way
ZIP: 7712
(732) 389-5555
Regional Alternative School
100 Tornillo Way
ZIP: 7712
(732) 389-5555
Other
Total Enrollment 30
Kiva High School
537 Tinton Avenue
ZIP: 7724
(732) 542-5455
Mahala F. Atchison School
961 Sycamore Avenue
ZIP: 7724
(732) 542-2500
Primary
Total Enrollment 654
Monmouth Regional High School
One Norman J Field Way
ZIP: 7724
(732) 542-1170
High
Total Enrollment 985
Swimming River School
220 Hance Avenue
ZIP: 7724
(732) 460-2416
Middle
Total Enrollment 333
Tinton Falls Middle School
674 Tinton Avenue
ZIP: 7724
(732) 542-0775
Middle
Total Enrollment 520

Tinton Falls Private Schools

Goddard School For Early Childhood Development
4 Hartford Dr
ZIP: 7701
Elementary
Total Enrollment 11
Dorothy B Hersh High School
1158 Wayside Rd
ZIP: 7712
Secondary
Total Enrollment 14
Oakwood School
62 Hance Ave
ZIP: 7724
Secondary
Total Enrollment 32
Ranney School
235 Hope Rd
ZIP: 7724
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 761
Winding Brook School
1044 Sycamore Ave
ZIP: 7724
Elementary
Total Enrollment 18
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