Living in Point Pleasant, NJ

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Point Pleasant, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
18,598
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
2.7%
Median Home
$386,200
Median Income
$98,401
Median Rent
$1,634

Point Pleasant SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
5

Point Pleasant, NJ Crime Report

131
Total Crimes
701.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-71.69%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Point Pleasant
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 131 701.1 1,542.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 15 80.3 206.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 15 80.3 122.2 250.2
Property Crime 116 620.9 1,335.7 2,109.9
Burglary 24 128.5 184.6 340.5
Larceny 87 465.6 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 5 26.8 116.4 219.9

Point Pleasant, NJ Cost Of Living

132
Point Pleasant's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Point Pleasant New Jersey National Average
Overall 132 123 100
Services 114 111 100
Groceries 107 110 100
Health 104 102 100
Housing 183 158 100
Transportation 107 110 100
Utilities 104 100 100

Rankings for Point Pleasant in New Jersey

Map Of Point Pleasant, NJ

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Population over time in Point Pleasant

Year Population % Change
2019 18,598 0.4%
2018 18,523 0.0%
2017 18,519 0.3%
2016 18,464 0.2%
2015 18,426 -0.3%
2014 18,481 0.1%
2013 18,466 -0.2%
2012 18,499 -0.5%
2011 18,590 -0.6%
2010 18,704 -

Race / Ethnicity in Point Pleasant

White
89.8% (16,701)
African American
0.2% (32)
American Indian
0.0% (9)
Asian
0.1% (21)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (17)
Two Or More
0.4% (75)
Hispanic
9.4% (1,743)
Race Point Pleasant NJ USA
White 89.8% 55.4% 60.7%
African American 0.2% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 9.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.4% 20.2% 18.0%

Gender in Point Pleasant

Female
51.0% (9,481)
Male
49.0% (9,116)
Gender Point Pleasant NJ USA
Female 51.0% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Point Pleasant for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (185)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (557)
High School / GED
25.0% (4,649)
Some College
20.0% (3,719)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,673)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (5,021)
Master's Degree
12.0% (2,231)
Professional Degree
2.0% (371)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (185)
Education Point Pleasant NJ USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Point Pleasant, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
2.0% (37,707)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.7% (13,159)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.9% (54,409)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.1% (76,426)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.0% (166,772)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.4% (285,967)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.3% (302,416)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.0% (426,926)
$150,000 to $199,999
14.3% (265,974)
$200,000 or more
12.4% (230,039)
Income Point Pleasant NJ USA
Less than $10,000 2.0% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.7% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.9% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.1% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.0% 9.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.4% 14.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.3% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.0% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 14.3% 10.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 12.4% 14.0% 7.7%

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