Ocean County

0
TOTAL POPULATION

Source: US Census, 2010

0
LABOR FORCE

Source: Chmura, 2016

LARGEST MUNICIPALITIES

wdt_IDMunicipalityPopulation
1Lakewood Twp92,843
2Toms River91,239
3Brick Twp75,072
4Jackson Twp54,856
5Manchester Twp43,070
6Berkeley Twp41,255

Source: US Census Bureau 2010

MAJOR PRIVATE SECTOR EMPLOYERS

wdt_IDCompanyIndustry
1Six Flags Theme Parks, Inc.Amusement Park
2Meridian Health SystemsGen Med/Surgical Hospital
3Joint Base McGuire-Dix-LakehurstMilitary Base
4RWJBarnabas Health/ Community Medical CenterGen Med/Surgical Hospital
5Ocean County CollegeCommunity College
6WawaConvenience Store
7The Home DepotHome Improvement Store
8Stop & ShopSupermarket
9WalmartHypermarket
10Casino Pier and Breakwater BeachEntertainment

ETHNICITY/RACE

wdt_IDEthnicityPercentage
1White91
2Black3
3Hispanic (of all races)8
4Asian2
5Other2

Source: US Census, 2010- 2015

AGE (POPULATION)

wdt_IDAgePercentage
1Under 2026
220-3921
340-6432
465+21

Source: US Census, 2010- 2015

EDUCATION ATTAINMENT

wdt_IDDEGREEPERCENTAGE
2H.S. Diploma or Higher92
4Associates Degree8
5Bachelor's Degree or Higher30
6Post-graduate studies10

Source: US Census, American FactFinder, 2017

INSTITUTES OF HIGHER EDUCATION

wdt_IDInstituteTypeUndergradGraduate
1Georgian Court University4 Yr1,528594
2Ocean County CC2 Yr8,663N/A

Source: Secretary of Higher Ed

0 %
USE OF
PUBLIC TRANSIT

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2011-2015

0
COMMUTER
RAIL LINES

Source: NJ Transit

MILEAGE TO AIRPORTS

wdt_IDAirportMiles
1Newark International Airport69
2John F. Kennedy International Airport93
3LaGuardia Airport97
4Philadelphia International Airport56
5Trenton-Mercer Airport40
6Atlantic City International Airport50
7Teterboro Airport85

MILEAGE TO PORTS

wdt_IDPortMiles
1Paulsboro Marine Terminal58
2Balzano Marine Terminal54
3Broadway Terminal51
4Broadway Terminal – Pier 551
5Salem Terminal75

TAXES

wdt_IDTaxPercent
1Corporate Income Tax (Single Sales Factor)10.5%*
2Personal Income Tax1.4% to 10.75%
3Sales Tax6.625% (3.3125% in UEZs)

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