Ocean Acres demographics profile

StatisticOcean AcresNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)2,7931,21591
Median age39.839.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%45%43%
Speak English94%69%79%
Speak Spanish3%16%13%
Ocean Acres, NJ has a population of 16,356 and is the 2,610th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,793 per sq mi which is 130% higher than the New Jersey average and 2983% higher than the national average. The median age in Ocean Acres is 40 which is approximately 1% higher than the New Jersey average of 40. In Ocean Acres, 61% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 94% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 78% of Ocean Acres residents were born in New Jersey, 18% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Ocean Acres is 130% higher than New Jersey.
  • The median age in Ocean Acres is 1% higher than New Jersey.
  • In Ocean Acres 93.65% of the population is White.
  • In Ocean Acres 4.45% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Ocean Acres 0.37% of the population is Asian.

Compare Ocean Acres, NJ Demographics To Other Cities


      Ocean Acres population breakdown by race

      RaceOcean AcresNew JerseyNational
      Black or African American4.45%13.54%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.21%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.44%2.53%3.06%
      Other race0.08%6.35%4.75%
      In Ocean Acres, 6.1% 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 Ocean Acres, NJ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).