Port-au-peck, New Jersey

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Port-au-peck, New Jersey
Unincorporated community
Port-au-peck, New Jersey is located in Monmouth County, New Jersey
Port-au-peck, New Jersey
Port-au-peck, New Jersey
Port-au-Peck's location in Monmouth County (Inset: Monmouth County in New Jersey)
Coordinates: 40°18′54″N 74°00′28″W / 40.31500°N 74.00778°W / 40.31500; -74.00778Coordinates: 40°18′54″N 74°00′28″W / 40.31500°N 74.00778°W / 40.31500; -74.00778
Country United States
State New Jersey
County Monmouth
Borough Oceanport
Elevation 20 ft (6 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Zip code 07757
GNIS feature ID 882544[1]

Port-au-peck is a local name for the northern part of the borough of Oceanport, New Jersey. It is not a CDP. It is merely just a local name.

Geography[edit]

Port-au-peck is approximately half of Oceanport (3.9 sq mi.) It is the area north-north-east of the New Jersey Transit Monmouth Park line. It forms a peninsula jutting into the Shrewsbury River and is formed in the shape of a mitten or to some a fox.

Demography[edit]

While no specific data is taken for Port-au-peck (as it is not census recognized) the neighborhood would be considered by most to be middle class to upper-middle class and is mostly, almost 100% white. Port-au-peck is higher income and more residential than the Eatontown side of Oceanport proper.

ZIP Code[edit]

Port-au-peck uses the same ZIP Code (07757) as Oceanport. The town of Oceanport has only one post office. Because of this Port-au-peck has been somewhat forgotten in the past years. Few residents in Oceanport use Port-au-peck as a mailing address.

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