Oceanport, NJ

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Oceanport Profile


Overview

Oceanport is a somewhat small coastal borough (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 5,739 people and just one neighborhood, Oceanport is the 295th largest community in New Jersey.

Housing costs in Oceanport 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

Oceanport is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 86.45% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Oceanport is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oceanport who work in sales jobs (16.61%), office and administrative support (15.61%), and management occupations (12.26%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Oceanport is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Oceanport a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The borough’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Oceanport has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Oceanport’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One of the nice things about Oceanport is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.

In Oceanport, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Oceanport is a relatively small borough. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.

Oceanport Demographics

The citizens of Oceanport are among the most well-educated in the nation: 42.54% of adults in Oceanport have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Oceanport in 2010 was $42,000, which is upper middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $168,000 for a family of four.

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

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Oceanport 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Oceanport 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 16.26
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Oceanport 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 69

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

SHORE 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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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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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
Shore Regional High School
132 Monmouth Park Highway 36
West Long Branch, NJ, 07764
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 3.0% 37.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.2% 32.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.7% 5.5%

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OCEANPORT 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
Maple Place Middle School
Maple Place
Oceanport, NJ, 07757
05-08
Wolf Hill Elementary School
29 Wolf Hill Avenue
Oceanport, NJ, 07757
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 10.6% 37.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.4% 32.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.1% 5.5%

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