Lanoka Harbor is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 12,678 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lanoka Harbor is the 161st largest community in New Jersey.
Unlike some towns, Lanoka Harbor isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lanoka Harbor are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lanoka Harbor is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lanoka Harbor who work in office and administrative support (13.73%), sales jobs (11.01%), and teaching (9.76%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Lanoka Harbor has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lanoka Harbor a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Lanoka Harbor is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
Lanoka Harbor is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Lanoka Harbor overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Lanoka Harbor, 24.72% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Lanoka Harbor in 2010 was $35,676, which is middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $142,704 for a family of four. However, Lanoka Harbor contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lanoka Harbor home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lanoka Harbor residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lanoka Harbor include Irish, German, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Lanoka Harbor is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.