Point Pleasant Information

Point Pleasant Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Point Pleasant, NJ

General Point Pleasant Information

State: New Jersey

County: Ocean County

Close cities: Mantoloking, NJ, Spring Lake Heights, NJ, Bay Head, NJ, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ, Manasquan, NJ, Brick, NJ, Brielle, NJ, Allenwood, NJ, Sea Girt, NJ, Ramtown, NJ

Point Pleasant Population (census data)
Total 19,961 (+2.8% since 2000)
Male 9,593 (48.1%)
Female 10,368 (51.9%)

Population Density: 5,647 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 126.8 (US Avg is 100)

Point Pleasant Elevation: 16 feet above sea level

Land Area: 3.53 square miles

Median Household Income: $67,847

Zip Codes: 08742.

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Point Pleasant Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.1%)
  • Hispanic (2.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (32.7%)
  • Italian (25.2%)
  • German (21.5%)
  • English (10.0%)
  • Polish (10.0%)
  • Scottish (2.9%)
Foriegn Born: 593 people (3.0%)
  • Europe (56.7%)
  • Latin America (26.7%)
  • Asia (16.7%)

Local Point Pleasant Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Philadelphia Phillies, Baltimore Orioles
NFL Football: Baltimore Ravens, Philadelphia Eagles
NBA Basketball: Philadelphia 76ers,
NHL Hockey: New Jersey Devils
NCAA Sports: Rutgers, State Univ of New Jersey, Monmouth University

Point Pleasant School Information

High Schools
Point Pleasant High (Laura Herbert Drive, Point Pleasant, NJ, 08742 - Point Pleasant Borough District)
Middle Schools
Memorial Middle School (Laura Herbert Drive, Point Pleasant, NJ, 08742 - Point Pleasant Borough District)
Elementary Schools
Nellie F Bennett Elementary School (Riviera Parkway, Point Pleasant, NJ, 08742 - Point Pleasant Borough District)
Ocean Road Elementary (Benedict Street, Point Pleasant, NJ, 08742 - Point Pleasant Borough District)

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