Lakehurst Ocean County, New Jersey

Lakehurst: Borough in New Jersey, United States

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Location of Lakehurst on New Jersey map.


Lakehurst is a city located in the county of Ocean in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,654 and a population density of 1,037 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,731 inhabitants.

The city was created 100 years ago in 1920.

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Lakehurst NJ '2'
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Lakehurst is located at 40°0'52"N 74°18'41"W (40.0145600, -74.3112600).

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Lakehurst Quick Facts

Population : 2,731 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Ocean County
Postal code : 08759, 08733
Phone Area Codes : 732
Area : 2.56 km2
Altitude : 36 feet / 11 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1921 (100 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 09:51:12 (25th October 2021)
Density : 1,067 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.82% (2010-2020)


The population of Lakehurst increased by 2.82% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,654 - census
2011 2,651 -0.11% estimation process
2012 2,643 -0.3% estimation process
2013 2,654 0.41% estimation process
2014 2,688 1.26% estimation process
2015 2,687 -0.04% estimation process
2016 2,683 -0.15% estimation process
2017 2,685 0.07% estimation process
2018 2,699 0.52% estimation process
2019 2,708 0.33% estimation process
2020 2,731 0.84% estimation process

Lakehurst zip code is 08733. County name: Ocean, County fips: 34029

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People born in Lakehurst (8)

People born in Lakehurst, including pop and country singer Juice Newton, singer-songwriter Richard Shindell, artist Christopher Easton, you can see a list of people who born in Lakehurst.

  • James S. Denton (American publisher) he was born in 05/07/1951
  • Kelly Moore (American writer) she was born in 30/08/1956
  • Rich Croushore (American baseball player) he was born in 07/08/1970
  • Charles Austin Miles (American composer) he was born in 07/01/1868
  • Frank Leslie Howland (American mayor) he was born in 22/08/1877

Schools in Lakehurst

College & universities near Lakehurst, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
482963 American Institute-Toms River Toms River (NJ) 08755
491622 Yeshiva Chemdas Hatorah Lakewood (NJ) 08701-4618
488314 Beth Medrash of Asbury Park Lakewood (NJ) 08701-5842
431716 Ocean County Vocational-Technical School Toms River (NJ) 08753
491817 Seminary Bnos Chaim Lakewood (NJ) 08701-2336

Stations (25)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lakehurst, NJ

Code Name Address Type
PJC Princeton Junction station 2 Wallace Road RAIL
TRE Trenton Transit Center 72 South Clinton Avenue RAIL
NBK New Brunswick station French and Albany Streets RAIL
CWH Cornwells Heights 700 Station Ave. RAIL
ATO Atco, New Jersey Cooper Rd and Raritan Ave OTHER

Post offices near Lakehurst

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lakehur Post Office Lakehurst (NJ) 08733
Lakehurst Na Post Office Joint Base Mdl (NJ) 08733
Holiday City Post Office Toms River (NJ) 08757
Whiting Post Office Whiting (NJ) 08759
Toms River Post Office Toms River (NJ) 08753

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

Distance to Other Cities

Lakehurst distances to largest New Jersey cities