U.S. Beacon November 29, 2021

West Long Branch, NJ

Monmouth County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.289985     Longitude: -74.016717
Population 8,286 (2005)
Elevation of West Long Branch, New Jersey: 20 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3479310, place: West Long Branch borough, New Jersey)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 3,366 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 175 (5.2%)
Kindergarten: 168 (4.99%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 826 (24.54%)
High school (grades 9-12): 481 (14.29%)
College or graduate school: 1,716 (50.98%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 4,722 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 220 (4.66%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 389 (8.24%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 1,304 (27.62%)
Some college, no degree: 929 (19.67%)
Associate degree: 233 (4.93%)
Bachelor's degree: 973 (20.61%)
Graduate or professional degree: 674 (14.27%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 87.1%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 34.9%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 6,780 (100%)
Never married: 2,067 (30.49%)
Now married, except separated: 3,796 (55.99%)
Separated: 83 (1.22%)
Total Widowed: 487 (7.18%)
Widowed Female: 366 (5.4%)
Total Divorced: 347 (5.12%)
Divorced Female: 216 (3.19%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 123 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 21 (17.07%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 6,472 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 759 (11.73%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 2,693 (100%)
--With a disability: 137 (5.09%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 3,902 (100%)
--With a disability: 617 (15.81%)
----Percent employed: 60.5%
--No disability: 3,285 (84.19%)
----Percent employed: 72.9%
Population 65 years and over: 1,235 (100%)
--With a disability: 422 (34.17%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 7,849 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 4,984 (63.5%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 2,645 (33.7%)
--Same county: 1,624 (20.69%)
--Different county: 1,021 (13.01%)
----Same state: 841 (10.71%)
----Different state: 180 (2.29%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 220 (2.8%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 8,258 (100%)
Native: 7,676 (92.95%)
--Born in United States: 7,622 (100%)
----State of residence: 5,531 (66.98%)
----Different state: 2,091 (25.32%)
--Born outside United States: 54 (0.65%)
Foreign born: 582 (7.05%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 80 (0.97%)
--Naturalized citizen: 383 (4.64%)
--Not a citizen: 199 (2.41%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 582 (100%)
Europe: 397 (68.21%)
Asia: 29 (4.98%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 156 (26.8%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 7,849 (100%)
English only: 6,929 (88.28%)
Language other than English: 920 (11.72%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 297 (3.78%)
--Spanish: 229 (2.92%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 57 (0.73%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 643 (8.19%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 210 (2.68%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 28 (0.36%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 23 (0.29%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 8,258 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 9,786% (118.5%)
Arab: 77 (0.93%)
Czech: 57 (0.69%)
Danish: 70 (0.85%)
Dutch: 201 (2.43%)
English: 599 (7.25%)
French (except Basque): 28 (0.34%)
French Canadian: 58 (0.7%)
German: 1,106 (13.39%)
Greek: 53 (0.64%)
Hungarian: 50 (0.61%)
Irish: 1,689 (20.45%)
Italian: 2,984 (36.13%)
Lithuanian: 0 (0%)
Norwegian: 0 (0%)
Polish: 497 (6.02%)
Portuguese: 48 (0.58%)
Russian: 283 (3.43%)
Scotch-Irish: 92 (1.11%)
Scottish: 144 (1.74%)
Slovak: 107 (1.3%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 108 (1.31%)
Swiss: 0 (0%)
Ukrainian: 70 (0.85%)
United States or American: 410 (4.96%)
Welsh: 8 (0.1%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 1,047 (12.68%)

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