Yorketown, New Jersey

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Yorketown, New Jersey
Census-designated place
Map of Yorketown highlighted within Monmouth County. Right: Location of Monmouth County in New Jersey.
Map of Yorketown highlighted within Monmouth County. Right: Location of Monmouth County in New Jersey.
Coordinates: 40°18′21″N 74°20′20″W / 40.305904°N 74.338899°W / 40.305904; -74.338899Coordinates: 40°18′21″N 74°20′20″W / 40.305904°N 74.338899°W / 40.305904; -74.338899
Country United States
State New Jersey
County Monmouth
Township Manalapan
Area[1]
 • Total 2.397 sq mi (6.210 km2)
 • Land 2.388 sq mi (6.186 km2)
 • Water 0.009 sq mi (0.024 km2)  0.39%
Elevation[2] 95 ft (29 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 6,535
 • Density 2,736.3/sq mi (1,056.5/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) Eastern (EDT) (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 732/848
FIPS code 3483245[4]
GNIS feature ID 02390550[5]

Yorketown is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated community within Manalapan Township, in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States.[6][7] As of the 2010 United States Census, the CDP's population was 6,535.[3]

Geography[edit]

Yorketown is located at 40°18′21″N 74°20′20″W / 40.305904°N 74.338899°W / 40.305904; -74.338899 (40.305904,-74.338899). According to the United States Census Bureau, Yorketown had a total area of 2.397 square miles (6.210 km2), of which, 2.388 square miles (6.186 km2) of it is land and 0.009 square miles (0.024 km2) of it (0.39%) is water.[1][8]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1990 6,313
2000 6,712 6.3%
2010 6,535 −2.6%
Population sources:
1990-2010[6] 2000[9] 2010[3]

Census 2010[edit]

At the 2010 United States Census, there were 6,535 people, 1,976 households, and 1,769 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 2,736.3 per square mile (1,056.5/km2). There were 2,014 housing units at an average density of 843.3 per square mile (325.6/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 93.66% (6,121) White, 1.78% (116) Black or African American, 0.06% (4) Native American, 3.00% (196) Asian, 0.02% (1) Pacific Islander, 0.55% (36) from other races, and 0.93% (61) from two or more races. Hispanics or Latinos of any race were 5.39% (352) of the population.[3]

There were 1,976 households, of which 47.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 78.4% were married couples living together, 8.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 10.5% were non-families. 9.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 3.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.24 and the average family size was 3.46.[3]

In the CDP, 27.6% of the population were under the age of 18, 7.9% from 18 to 24, 22.3% from 25 to 44, 31.7% from 45 to 64, and 10.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40.2 years. For every 100 females there were 95.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.9 males.[3]

Census 2000[edit]

As of the 2000 United States Census[4] there were 6,712 people, 1,950 households, and 1,790 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 1,079.8/km² (2,791.5/mi²). There were 1,967 housing units at an average density of 316.4/km² (818.1/mi²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 93.79% White, 2.22% African American, 0.04% Native American, 2.53% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.33% from other races, and 1.04% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.52% of the population.[9]

There were 1,950 households out of which 53.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 82.4% were married couples living together, 7.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 8.2% were non-families. 6.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.40 and the average family size was 3.56.[9]

In the CDP the population was spread out with 31.3% under the age of 18, 6.2% from 18 to 24, 29.1% from 25 to 44, 25.5% from 45 to 64, and 7.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 95.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.9 males.[9]

The median income for a household in the CDP was $89,351, and the median income for a family was $95,430. Males had a median income of $70,789 versus $42,295 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $31,132. About 2.0% of families and 2.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.9% of those under age 18 and 8.2% of those age 65 or over.[9]

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