Ocean County, New Jersey's estimated population is 624,310 with a growth rate of 0.92% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ocean County, New Jersey is the 7th largest county in New Jersey. The 2010 Population was 577,564 and has seen a growth of 8.09% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 57.21%.
87.90% of Ocean County, New Jersey residents speak only English, while 12.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.85% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Ocean County, New Jersey is Islander, with 79.85% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Ocean County, New Jersey is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.60%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Ocean County, New Jersey
92.22% of Ocean County, New Jersey residents were born in the United States, with 67.20% having been born in New Jersey. 2.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.