Point Pleasant Beach demographics profile

StatisticPoint Pleasant BeachNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)3,2301,21591
Median age48.639.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%45%43%
Speak English90%69%79%
Speak Spanish8%16%13%
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ has a population of 4,594 and is the 6,844th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,230 per sq mi which is 166% higher than the New Jersey average and 3465% higher than the national average. The median age in Point Pleasant Beach is 49 which is approximately 23% higher than the New Jersey average of 40. In Point Pleasant Beach, 58% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 90% speak English and 8% speak Spanish. 72% of Point Pleasant Beach residents were born in New Jersey, 17% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 9% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Point Pleasant Beach is 166% higher than New Jersey.
  • The median age in Point Pleasant Beach is 23% higher than New Jersey.
  • In Point Pleasant Beach 95.89% of the population is White.
  • In Point Pleasant Beach 0.96% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Point Pleasant Beach 0.57% of the population is Asian.

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      Point Pleasant Beach population breakdown by race

      RacePoint Pleasant BeachNew JerseyNational
      Black or African American0.96%13.54%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.21%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.11%2.53%3.06%
      Other race1.48%6.35%4.75%
      In Point Pleasant Beach, 9.9% 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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      Source: The Point Pleasant Beach, NJ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).