Ocean County , New Jersey

Ocean County: County in New Jersey, United States

Ocean County locator map
Location of Ocean County on New Jersey map.

About

Ocean County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. As of the 2010 census, the population was 576,567 and a population density of 243 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 607,186 inhabitants. Its county seat is Toms River. The county was created 171 years ago in 1849.

Geography

Ocean County is located at 39°51'58"N 74°15'0"W (39.8660000, -74.2500300). It has 3 neighbors: Atlantic County, Burlington County and Monmouth County.

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The largest city of Ocean County is Brick with a population of 76,100. Other cities include, Point Pleasant population 18,772, Beachwood population 11,312, Lincoln Park population 10,111 and Point Pleasant Beach population 4,551. See all Ocean County cities & populated places.

Weather

Ocean County forecast: A chance of rain showers before 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%. more

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Ocean County map

Ocean County Quick Facts

Population : 607,186 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
Different from : Oceana County
Area : 2372 km2
Water as percent of area : 31.31%
Land as percent of area : 68.69%
Named for : Atlantic Ocean
Altitude : 69 feet / 21 meters
Capital : Toms River
Establishment : January 01, 1850
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 19:59:11 (22nd June 2021)
Density : 256 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 5.04% (2010-2019)
Weather : 87℉ Showers And Thunderstorms Likely 7-days weather

Ocean County has 3 neighbours.

  • Toms River

Demographics

The population of Ocean County increased by 5.04% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 576,567 - census
2011 578,876 0.4% estimation process
2012 579,932 0.18% estimation process
2013 582,059 0.37% estimation process
2014 584,447 0.41% estimation process
2015 587,091 0.45% estimation process
2016 590,897 0.64% estimation process
2017 595,424 0.76% estimation process
2018 601,478 1.01% estimation process
2019 607,186 0.94% estimation process

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People born in Ocean County (2)

People born in Ocean County, including author and scientist Clifford A. Pickover, United States Army Medal of Honor recipient David Southard, you can see a list of people who born in Ocean County.

Ocean County Populated Places (more)

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Ocean County.

City Name Population Title
Lakewood 106,300 Township in Ocean County, New Jersey
Toms River 94,108 Township of New Jersey
Brick 76,100 Most populous city in the state of New Jersey, United States; county seat of Essex County, New Jersey
Lacey 29,295 Township in Ocean County, New Jersey
Barnegat 23,655 Township of New Jersey
Point Pleasant 18,772 Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States
Maple Shade 18,476 Township in Burlington County, New Jersey
Beachwood 11,312 Borough of New Jersey
Lincoln Park 10,111 Borough in Morris County, New Jersey
Point Pleasant Beach 4,551 Borough in New Jersey, United States
South Toms River 3,685 Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States
Tuckerton 3,388 Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States
Long Beach 3,071 Township in Ocean County, New Jersey
Seaside Heights 2,910 Borough in New Jersey, United States
Lakehurst 2,708 Borough in New Jersey, United States
Pine Beach 2,184 Borough of New Jersey, United States

New Jersey Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
New Jersey 8,882,190 State of the United States of America
Somerset 965,424 Community in Franklin Township, New Jersey
Bergen County 932,202 County in New Jersey, United States
Middlesex County 825,062 County in New Jersey, United States
Essex County 798,975 County in New York, United States
Hudson County 672,391 County in New Jersey, United States
Monmouth County 618,795 County in New Jersey, United States
Union County 556,341 County in Oregon, United States
Camden County 506,471 County in Missouri, United States
Passaic County 501,826 County in New Jersey, United States
Morris County 491,845 County in New Jersey, United States
Burlington County 445,349 County in New Jersey, United States
Mercer County 367,430 County in West Virginia, United States
Somerset County 328,934 County in Maine, United States
Gloucester County 291,636 County in New Jersey, United States
Newark 282,011 Most populous city in the state of New Jersey, United States; county seat of Essex County, New Jersey

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