Bay Head demographics profile

StatisticBay HeadNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)1,7911,21591
Median age54.639.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)75%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1826%45%43%
Speak English96%69%79%
Speak Spanish2%16%13%
Bay Head, NJ has a population of 1,054 and is the 14,825th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,791 per sq mi which is 47% higher than the New Jersey average and 1876% higher than the national average. The median age in Bay Head is 55 which is approximately 38% higher than the New Jersey average of 40. In Bay Head, 75% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 96% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 66% of Bay Head residents were born in New Jersey, 29% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Bay Head is 47% higher than New Jersey.
  • The median age in Bay Head is 38% higher than New Jersey.
  • In Bay Head 93.93% of the population is White.
  • In Bay Head 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Bay Head 1.61% of the population is Asian.

Compare Bay Head, NJ Demographics To Other Cities


      Bay Head population breakdown by race

      RaceBay HeadNew JerseyNational
      Black or African American0.00%13.54%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.21%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.85%2.53%3.06%
      Other race1.61%6.35%4.75%
      In Bay Head, 2.4% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Bay Head age breakdown

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      Source: The Bay Head, NJ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).