Toms River, NJ (Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr)




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About Toms River, NJ (Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr median real estate price is $147,910, which is less expensive than 93.6% of New Jersey neighborhoods and 93.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr is currently , based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis.

Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Toms River, New Jersey.

Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Real estate vacancies in Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr are 7.4%, which is lower than one will find in 60.5% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: People

In a nation where 1 out of every 4 children lives in poverty, the Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr neighborhood stands out as being ranked among the lowest 0.0% of neighborhoods affected by this global issue.

In addition, one of the most interesting things about the Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr neighborhood is that it has a greater concentration of residents who live alone than most all neighborhoods in America. With 55.7% of the households here made up of people living alone, NeighborhoodScout's research reveals that this is a larger proportion of people living alone than in 98.6% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr neighborhood has more Italian and Lithuanian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 33.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Italian ancestry and 1.5% have Lithuanian ancestry.

Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Italian at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.0% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

The Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr neighborhood is very unique in that it has one of the highest proportions of one, two, or no bedroom real estate of any neighborhood in America. Most neighborhoods have a mixture of home or apartment sizes from small to large, but here the concentration of studios and other small living spaces is at near-record heights. With 95.1% of the real estate here of this small size, this most assuredly is a notable feature that makes this neighborhood unique, along with just a handful of other neighborhoods in the U.S. that share this characteristic.

In addition, owner-occupied real estate dominates the Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr neighborhood. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout research, the percentage of residential real estate occupied by its owner is higher here than in 98.7% of neighborhoods in America.

Furthermore, one of the notable things about Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr is that it is one of the quietest neighborhoods in America, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and quantitative rating of quietness. When you are here, you will find it to be very quiet. If quiet and peaceful are your cup of tea, you may have found a great place for you.

Also of note, most neighborhoods are composed of a mixture of ages of homes, but the Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr stands out as rather unique in having nearly all of its residential real estate built in one time period, namely between 1970 and 1999, generally considered to be established, but not old housing. What you'll sense when you look around or drive the streets of this neighborhood is that many of the residences look the same because of this similarity of age. In fact, 90.7% of the residential real estate here was built in this one time period.

Finally, the Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr neighborhood has earned the amazing distinction of having one of the highest rates of detached, single-family homes of any neighborhood in the U.S. With 98.2% of the residential real estate here made up of free-standing single-family homes, there is a greater proportion of single-family homes here than in 97.3% of all neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

Our research reveals that 93.9% of commuters who live in the Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr neighborhood get to work each day by driving alone in their automobiles, which is a higher proportion than 96.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr neighborhood in Toms River are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 84.5% of U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, 0.0% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 100.0% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr neighborhood, 29.9% of the working population is employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 25.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (24.7%), and 19.9% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr neighborhood in Toms River, NJ, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (33.3%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (19.6%), and residents who report German roots (14.3%), and some of the residents are also of Polish ancestry (11.0%), along with some English ancestry residents (10.1%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr neighborhood is English, spoken by 95.9% of households.

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (38.8% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

Here most residents (93.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (6.1%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr 0.101011101001110
Toms River 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55
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Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr 0.101011101001110
Toms River 0.101011101001110
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Westbrook Dr / Sheepshead Dr 0.101011101001110
Toms River 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 69

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

BERKELEY TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Jersey

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Better than of NJ school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

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
Bayville Elementary School
356 Atlantic City Blvd
Bayville, NJ, 08721
PK-04
Clara B. Worth Elementary School
57 Central Parkway
Bayville, NJ, 08721
KG-04
Berkeley Township Elementary School
10 Emory Road
Bayville, NJ, 08721
05-06
H & M Potter School
60 Veeder Lane
Bayville, NJ, 08721
PK-04

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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CENTRAL REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Jersey

(10 is best)

Better than of NJ school districts.

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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
Central Regional High School
509 Forest Hills Parkway
Bayville, NJ, 08721
09-12
Central Regional Middle School
509 Forest Hills Parkway
Bayville, NJ, 08721
07-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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