Toms River Ocean County, New Jersey

Toms River: Township of New Jersey

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Location of Toms River on New Jersey map.


Toms River is a township located in the county of Ocean in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 91,239 and a population density of 1,725 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 94,108 inhabitants.

The township was created 253 years ago in 1768.


Toms River is located at 39°57'13"N 74°11'53"W (39.9537300, -74.1979200). It has 5 neighbors: Island Heights, Lavallette, Seaside Heights, South Toms River and Lakewood.

Downtown Toms River  NJ image
Downtown Toms River NJ
Downtown Toms River  NJ image

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Toms River Quick Facts

Population : 94,108 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Ocean County
Postal code : 08753–08757
Phone Area Codes : 732
Area : 52.88 km2
Altitude : 43 feet / 13 meters
Capital city : Toms River is capital of Ocean County
Establishment : March 03, 1768 (253 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 19:25:24 (22nd June 2021)
Density : 1,780 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 3.05% (2010-2019)

Toms River has 5 neighbours.


The population of Toms River increased by 3.05% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 91,239 - census
2011 91,347 0.12% estimation process
2012 91,631 0.31% estimation process
2013 90,869 -0.84% estimation process
2014 90,042 -0.92% estimation process
2015 90,547 0.56% estimation process
2016 91,529 1.07% estimation process
2017 92,146 0.67% estimation process
2018 93,206 1.14% estimation process
2019 94,108 0.96% estimation process

Toms River zip code is 08753. County name: Ocean, County fips: 34029

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People born in Toms River (40)

People born in Toms River, including baseball player Al Leiter, United States general Norton A. Schwartz, actor Brian Geraghty, you can see a list of people who born in Toms River.


College & universities near Toms River

Code Name City ZIP
431716 Ocean County Vocational-Technical School Toms River (NJ) 08753
185873 Ocean County College Toms River (NJ) 08754-2001
488314 Beth Medrash of Asbury Park Lakewood (NJ) 08701-5842
407391 Capri Institute of Hair Design-Brick Brick (NJ) 08723
482963 American Institute-Toms River Toms River (NJ) 08755

Stations (23)

Amtrak & bus stations near Toms River

Code Name Address Type
PJC Princeton Junction station 2 Wallace Road RAIL
TRE Trenton Transit Center 72 South Clinton Avenue RAIL
EGH Egg Harbor City, New Jersey South Philadelphia Ave & Atlantic Ave OTHER
ATO Atco, New Jersey Cooper Rd and Raritan Ave OTHER
HTN Hammonton, New Jersey Egg Harbor Rd & Line St. OTHER

Other cities in Ocean County

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

City Name Population Title
Lakewood 106,300 Township in Ocean County, 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
Ocean Gate 2,035 Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Toms River distances to largest New Jersey cities

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