Longport, NJ

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Longport Profile


Overview

Longport is a tiny coastal borough (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 886 people and just one neighborhood, Longport is the 473rd largest community in New Jersey.

Housing costs in Longport are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New Jersey.

Occupations and Workforce

Longport is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 94.09% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Longport is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Longport who work in sales jobs (12.85%), office and administrative support (12.08%), and healthcare (10.28%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Longport is a major vacation destination. Much of the borough’s population is seasonal: many people own second homes and only live there part-time, during the vacation season. The effect on the local economy is that many of the businesses are dependent on tourist dollars, and may operate only during the high season. As the vacation season ends, Longport’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.

In addition, Longport is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.

Overall, Longport’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

Longport 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. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.

In Longport, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.16 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Longport Demographics

The education level of Longport ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Longport, 44.20% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Longport in 2010 was $71,584, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $286,336 for a family of four. However, Longport contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Longport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Longport residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Longport include Italian, German, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Longport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and French.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Longport 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Longport 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 16.26
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Longport 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 69

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Jersey

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Better than of NJ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NJ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
E. H. Slaybaugh Elementary School
11 Swift Avenue
Egg Harbor Township, NJ, 08234
PK-03
Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School
2501 Spruce Avenue
Egg Harbor Township, NJ, 08234
PK-03
H. Russel Swift Elementary School
5 Swift Drive
Egg Harbor Township, NJ, 08234
PK-03
Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School
2 Alder Avenue
Egg Harbor Township, NJ, 08234
04-05
Alder Avenue Middle School
25 Alder Avenue
Egg Harbor Township, NJ, 08234
06-08
Fernwood Avenue Middle School
4034 Fernwood Avenue
Egg Harbor Township, NJ, 08234
06-08
Egg Harbor Township High School
24 High School Drive
Egg Harbor Township, NJ, 08234
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 42.9% 37.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 34.6% 32.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.3% 5.5%

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MAINLAND REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Jersey

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Better than of NJ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NJ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Mainland Regional High School
1301 Oak Avenue
Linwood, NJ, 08221
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Hispanic
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.4% 37.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.5% 32.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 5.5%

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LINWOOD CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Jersey

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Better than of NJ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NJ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Belhaven Middle School
51 Belhaven Avenue
Linwood, NJ, 08221
05-08
Seaview Elementary School
2013 Wabash Ave
Linwood, NJ, 08221
PK-04

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 7.8% 37.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 32.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.1% 5.5%

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