Point Pleasant Beach, NJ

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Point Pleasant Beach Profile


Overview

Point Pleasant Beach is a very small coastal borough (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 4,552 people and just one neighborhood, Point Pleasant Beach is the 334th largest community in New Jersey.

Point Pleasant Beach home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Jersey, but Point Pleasant Beach real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Point Pleasant Beach is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 89.77% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Point Pleasant Beach is a borough of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Point Pleasant Beach who work in management occupations (14.49%), office and administrative support (10.92%), and food service (10.53%).

Of important note, Point Pleasant Beach is also a borough of artists. Point Pleasant Beach has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Point Pleasant Beach’s character.


Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Point Pleasant Beach 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, Point Pleasant Beach’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.

Point Pleasant Beach 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.

Even though Point Pleasant Beach is a smaller borough, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.

Point Pleasant Beach Demographics

The education level of Point Pleasant Beach ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Point Pleasant Beach, 41.86% 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 Point Pleasant Beach in 2010 was $44,029, 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 $176,116 for a family of four. However, Point Pleasant Beach contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Point Pleasant Beach home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Point Pleasant Beach residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Point Pleasant Beach also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.06% of the borough’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Point Pleasant Beach include Italian, German, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Point Pleasant Beach is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.

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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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Point Pleasant Beach 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55
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Point Pleasant Beach 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 16.26
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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New Jersey 69

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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POINT PLEASANT BEACH BOARD OF EDUCATION


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Better than of NJ school districts.

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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
Point Pleasant Beach High School
700 Trenton Avenue
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ, 08742
09-12
G. Harold Antrim Elementary School
401 Niblick Street
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ, 08742
PK-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.4% 37.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.9% 32.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.5% 5.5%

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