Barnegat Light Ocean County, New Jersey

Barnegat Light: Borough of New Jersey, United States

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Barnegat Light is a city located in the county of Ocean in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 574 and a population density of 674 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 588 inhabitants.

The city was created 117 years ago in 1904.

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Lighthouse in Barneget NJ
Lighthouse in Barneget NJ image


Barnegat Light is located at 39°45'27"N 74°6'23"W (39.7576200, -74.1062500).

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Barnegat Light forecast: Sunny, with a high near 71. more

Barnegat Light Quick Facts

Population : 588 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Ocean County
Postal code : 08006
Area : 0.85 km2
Altitude : 10 feet / 3 meters
Establishment : March 03, 1904 (117 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 01:56:21 (25th September 2021)
Density : 690 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.38% (2010-2020)
Weather : 71℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Barnegat Light has 1 neighbours.


The population of Barnegat Light increased by 2.38% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 574 - census
2011 583 1.54% estimation process
2012 582 -0.17% estimation process
2013 580 -0.34% estimation process
2014 583 0.51% estimation process
2015 586 0.51% estimation process
2016 581 -0.86% estimation process
2017 584 0.51% estimation process
2018 587 0.51% estimation process
2019 587 0% estimation process
2020 588 0.17% estimation process

Barnegat Light zip code is 08006. County name: Ocean, County fips: 34029

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People born in Barnegat Light (1)

New Jersey singer Matt McAndrew was born in Barnegat Light

Schools in Barnegat Light

College & universities near Barnegat Light, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
431716 Ocean County Vocational-Technical School Toms River (NJ) 08753

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Barnegat Light, NJ

Code Name Address Type
ABN Absecon Shore Road and Ohio Ave OTHER
ACY Atlantic City Rail Terminal 1 Atlantic City Expressway OTHER
EGH Egg Harbor City, New Jersey South Philadelphia Ave & Atlantic Ave OTHER
HTN Hammonton, New Jersey Egg Harbor Rd & Line St. OTHER
ATO Atco, New Jersey Cooper Rd and Raritan Ave OTHER

Post offices near Barnegat Light

Post Office Name City ZIP
Barnegat Ligh Post Office Barnegat Light (NJ) 08006

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Ocean County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Ocean County , NJ. (more)

City Name Population Title
Lakewood 107,439 Township in Ocean County, New Jersey
Toms River 95,339 Township of New Jersey
Brick 76,863 Most populous city in the state of New Jersey, United States; county seat of Essex County, New Jersey
Lacey 29,760 Township in Ocean County, New Jersey
Barnegat 23,988 Township of New Jersey
Point Pleasant 18,902 Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States
Maple Shade 18,463 Township in Burlington County, New Jersey
Ocean Acres 16,142 Census-designated place in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States
Beachwood 11,434 Borough of New Jersey
Lincoln Park 10,064 Borough in Morris County, New Jersey
Crestwood Village 7,907 Unincorporated community in New Jersey, United States
Forked River 5,244 Census designated place in Lacey Township, Ocean County, New Jersey, United States
Point Pleasant Beach 4,597 Borough in New Jersey, United States
Leisure Village 4,400 Census designated place
Leisure Village East 4,217 Census designated place
Beach Haven West 3,896 Census designated place