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Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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IndexLakehurstNew JerseyNational
Income per capita$29,126$37,538$29,829
Median household income$70,145$73,702$55,322
Median income owner occupied$70,875$97,281$70,586
Median income renter occupied$57,250$42,169$35,192
Median earnings male$47,854$47,369$36,919
Median earnings female$26,531$32,116$26,250
Unemployment rate3.8%5.2%4.7%
Poverty level7.6%10.9%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lakehurst is 2% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lakehurst is 27% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lakehurst is 17% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lakehurst is 49% lower than the national average

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      $46,758 $70,145 $140,290
      $49,129 $73,702 $147,404
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Lakehurst median earnings by income bracket

      Lakehurst employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.3%8.3%
      Manufacturing sector10.4%10.4%
      Financial & insurance services2.7%2.7%
      Wholesale & retail services17.9%17.9%
      Public administration8.0%8.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.7%14.7%
      Education, health & social services8.7%8.7%

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      Manasquan, NJ5,837$116,435110.5%
      Lakehurst, NJ2,707$70,14526.8%

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      Lakehurst, NJ2,707$70,14526.8%
      Source: The Lakehurst, NJ employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).