Ocean Gate demographics profile

StatisticOcean GateNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)3,8351,21591
Median age42.139.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%45%43%
Speak English95%69%79%
Speak Spanish2%16%13%
Ocean Gate, NJ has a population of 2,060 and is the 10,845th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,835 per sq mi which is 216% higher than the New Jersey average and 4133% higher than the national average. The median age in Ocean Gate is 42 which is approximately 7% higher than the New Jersey average of 40. In Ocean Gate, 45% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 95% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 73% of Ocean Gate residents were born in New Jersey, 23% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Ocean Gate is 216% higher than New Jersey.
  • The median age in Ocean Gate is 7% higher than New Jersey.
  • In Ocean Gate 96.17% of the population is White.
  • In Ocean Gate 3.59% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Ocean Gate 0.24% of the population is Asian.

Compare Ocean Gate, NJ Demographics To Other Cities


      Ocean Gate population breakdown by race

      RaceOcean GateNew JerseyNational
      Black or African American3.59%13.54%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.21%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race0.00%2.53%3.06%
      Other race0.00%6.35%4.75%
      In Ocean Gate, 5.9% 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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      Ocean Gate age breakdown

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