Ocean County Population 2018

Ocean County's estimated population is 597,943 with a growth rate of 0.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ocean County is the 6th largest county in New Jersey.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017597,9434,9990.84%
2016592,9444,2370.72%
2015588,7072,8970.49%
2014585,8102,7200.47%
2013583,0902,5010.43%
2012580,5891,4270.25%
2011579,1621,5410.27%
2010577,621144,41833.34%
1990433,20387,16525.19%
1980346,038137,56865.99%
1970208,470100,22992.60%
1960108,24151,61991.16%
195056,62218,91650.17%
194037,7064,63714.02%
193033,06910,91449.26%
192022,1558373.93%
191021,3181,5717.96%
190019,7473,77323.62%
189015,9741,51910.51%
188014,4558276.07%
187013,6282,45221.94%
186011,1761,14411.40%
185010,0320.00%

Ocean County Population Growth

Population Data via

Ocean County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White547,49291.56%
Black or African American20,3013.40%
Asian11,5071.92%
Two or More Races7,6891.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,5520.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2500.04%

Ocean County Population Pyramid

0k5k10k15k20k Male Population0k5k10k15k20k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990