Holiday Heights, New Jersey

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Holiday Heights, New Jersey
Census-designated place
Map of Holiday Heights CDP in Ocean County. Inset: Location of Ocean County in New Jersey.
Map of Holiday Heights CDP in Ocean County. Inset: Location of Ocean County in New Jersey.
Coordinates: 39°56′22″N 74°15′26″W / 39.939383°N 74.257272°W / 39.939383; -74.257272Coordinates: 39°56′22″N 74°15′26″W / 39.939383°N 74.257272°W / 39.939383; -74.257272
Country United States
State New Jersey
County Ocean
Township Berkeley
Area[1]
 • Total 4.944 sq mi (12.804 km2)
 • Land 4.944 sq mi (12.804 km2)
 • Water 0.000 sq mi (0.000 km2)  0.00%
Elevation[2] 66 ft (20 m)
Population (2010 Census)[3]
 • Total 2,099
 • Density 424.6/sq mi (163.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) Eastern (EDT) (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 609
FIPS code 3432424[4]
GNIS feature ID 02389943[5]

Holiday Heights is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated community located within Berkeley Township, in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States.[6][7][8] As of the 2010 United States Census, the CDP's population was 2,099.[3]

Geography[edit]

Holiday Heights is located at 39°56′22″N 74°15′26″W / 39.939383°N 74.257272°W / 39.939383; -74.257272 (39.939383,-74.257272). According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP had a total area of 4.944 square miles (12.804 km2), all of which was land.[1][9]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1990 703
2000 2,389 239.8%
2010 2,099 −12.1%
Sources: 1990-2010[8] 2000[10] 2010[3]

Census 2010[edit]

At the 2010 United States Census, there were 2,099 people, 1,311 households, and 689.6 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 424.6 per square mile (163.9/km2). There were 1,417 housing units at an average density of 286.6 per square mile (110.7/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 98.28% (2,063) White, 0.81% (17) Black or African American, 0.05% (1) Native American, 0.57% (12) Asian, 0.00% (0) Pacific Islander, 0.10% (2) from other races, and 0.19% (4) from two or more races. Hispanics or Latinos of any race were 1.86% (39) of the population.[3]

There were 1,311 households, of which 0.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.1% were married couples living together, 3.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 47.4% were non-families. 44.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 40.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.60 and the average family size was 2.08.[3]

In the CDP, 0.7% of the population were under the age of 18, 0.3% from 18 to 24, 2.1% from 25 to 44, 11.7% from 45 to 64, and 85.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 77.8 years. For every 100 females there were 70.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 70.7 males.[3]

Census 2000[edit]

As of the 2000 United States Census[4] there were 2,389 people, 1,369 households, and 941 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 184.5/km2 (477.9/mi2). There were 1,393 housing units at an average density of 107.6/km2 (278.7/mi2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 99.16% White, 0.46% African American, 0.25% Asian, and 0.13% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.30% of the population.[10]

There were 1,369 households out of which 0.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.7% were married couples living together, 3.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.2% were non-families. 29.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 27.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.75 and the average family size was 2.06.[10]

In the CDP the population was spread out with 0.3% under the age of 18, 0.1% from 18 to 24, 2.0% from 25 to 44, 10.8% from 45 to 64, and 86.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 73 years. For every 100 females there were 78.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 78.3 males.[10]

The median income for a household in the CDP was $30,025, and the median income for a family was $33,360. Males had a median income of $45,573 versus $25,313 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $19,062. About 2.3% of families and 2.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 2.3% of those age 65 or over.[10]

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