Manahawkin demographics profile

StatisticManahawkinNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)1,3221,21591
Median age47.139.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%45%43%
Speak English79%69%79%
Speak Spanish18%16%13%
Manahawkin, NJ has a population of 2,415 and is the 10,027th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,322 per sq mi which is 9% higher than the New Jersey average and 1359% higher than the national average. The median age in Manahawkin is 47 which is approximately 19% higher than the New Jersey average of 40. In Manahawkin, 57% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 79% speak English and 18% speak Spanish. 62% of Manahawkin residents were born in New Jersey, 22% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 16% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Manahawkin is 9% higher than New Jersey.
  • The median age in Manahawkin is 19% higher than New Jersey.
  • In Manahawkin 93.62% of the population is White.
  • In Manahawkin 0.95% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Manahawkin 2.15% of the population is Asian.

Compare Manahawkin, NJ Demographics To Other Cities


      Manahawkin population breakdown by race

      RaceManahawkinNew JerseyNational
      Black or African American0.95%13.54%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.21%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.07%2.53%3.06%
      Other race1.20%6.35%4.75%
      In Manahawkin, 21.3% 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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      Source: The Manahawkin, NJ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).