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Asbury Park
  • Suburb in New Jersey

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade D minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade C
  6. Diversity
    grade A+
  7. Jobs
    grade C minus
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Asbury Park is a suburb of New York City with a population of 15,245. Asbury Park is in Monmouth County. Living in Asbury Park offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Asbury Park there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Asbury Park and residents tend to be liberal.

About

About Asbury Park...
Population
15,245

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$455,000
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,554
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    69%
  • Own
    31%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    789
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    19.7
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    59.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    210.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    585.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,879.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    157.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    8%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    21%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    26%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    national  11%

Working in Asbury Park

Jobs
grade C minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$63,461
National
$75,149

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