Long Beach, New Jersey

Long Beach: Township in Ocean County, New Jersey


Long Beach is a township located in the county of Ocean in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,051 and a population density of 138 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,073 inhabitants.

The township was created 124 years ago in 1899.

Long Beach locator map
Location of Long Beach on New Jersey map.

Quick Facts about Long Beach

Population : 3,073 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Ocean County
Postal code : 08008
Phone Area Codes : 609
Area : 22.04 km2
Altitude : 0 feet / 0 meters
Establishment : March 03, 1899 (124 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 18:01:56 (24th February 2024)
Density : 139 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.72% (2010-2020)
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Holgate beach bulkhead
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Long Beach is located at 39°41'8"N 74°8'41"W (39.6856800, -74.1448600). It has 5 neighbors: Surf City, Barnegat, Barnegat Light, Beach Haven and Ship Bottom.

Long Beach map

Long Beach has 5 neighbours.


The population of Long Beach increased by 0.72% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,051 - census
2011 3,074 0.75% estimation process
2012 3,057 -0.56% estimation process
2013 3,037 -0.66% estimation process
2014 3,019 -0.6% estimation process
2015 3,039 0.66% estimation process
2016 3,039 0% estimation process
2017 3,049 0.33% estimation process
2018 3,063 0.46% estimation process
2019 3,071 0.26% estimation process
2020 3,073 0.07% estimation process

People born in Long Beach (1)

American painter Theodore Appleby was born in Long Beach

Schools in Long Beach

College & universities near Long Beach, NJ

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

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Long Beach, 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 Long Beach

Post Office Name City ZIP
Harvey Cedar Post Office Harvey Cedars (NJ) 08008

Other places with the same name (8)

  • Long Beach , California The second most populous city in California, Long Beach is a major center for business, manufacturing, and tourism. The city is home to the Port of Long Beach, one of the busiest ports in the United States. Long Beach is also home to a number of popular attractions, such as the Aquarium of the Pacific, the Queen Mary, and the Long Beach Grand Prix. with a population of 454,681 people.
  • Long Beach , New York city in Nassau County, New York, United States with a population of 33,303 people.
  • Long Beach , Mississippi city in Mississippi, United States with a population of 16,125 people.
  • Long Beach , North Carolina city in Brunswick County, North Carolina, United States of America with a population of 5,618 people.
  • Long Beach , Washington town in Washington, United States with a population of 1,520 people.
  • Long Beach , Indiana town in Michigan Township, LaPorte County, Indiana, United States with a population of 1,139 people.
  • Long Beach , Minnesota city in Pope County, Minnesota, United States with a population of 417 people.

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 A township in Ocean 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

Long Beach distances to largest New Jersey cities