Spring Lake demographics profile

StatisticSpring LakeNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)2,2311,21591
Median age54.839.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1835%45%43%
Speak English97%69%79%
Speak Spanish1%16%13%
Spring Lake, NJ has a population of 2,973 and is the 8,868th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,231 per sq mi which is 84% higher than the New Jersey average and 2363% higher than the national average. The median age in Spring Lake is 55 which is approximately 39% higher than the New Jersey average of 40. In Spring Lake, 64% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 63% of Spring Lake residents were born in New Jersey, 33% 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 Spring Lake is 84% higher than New Jersey.
  • The median age in Spring Lake is 39% higher than New Jersey.
  • In Spring Lake 98.15% of the population is White.
  • In Spring Lake 0.61% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Spring Lake 0.54% of the population is Asian.

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      Spring Lake population breakdown by race

      RaceSpring LakeNew JerseyNational
      Black or African American0.61%13.54%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.21%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race0.71%2.53%3.06%
      Other race0.00%6.35%4.75%
      In Spring Lake, 0.7% 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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      Spring Lake age breakdown

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