Lakewood, NJ

Census Place

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Population
55,532
0.72% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bob Menendez
Democratic Party
US Senator
Cory Booker
Democratic Party
Median Age
17.3

Poverty Rate
34.1%

Median Household Income
$47,755
6.82% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$433,900
1.93% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
16,225
1.86% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, Lakewood, NJ had a population of 55.5k people with a median age of 17.3 and a median household income of $47,755. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Lakewood, NJ grew from 55,135 to 55,532, a 0.72% increase and its median household income grew from $44,708 to $47,755, a 6.82% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lakewood, NJ are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.7%), White (Hispanic) (9.59%), Other (Hispanic) (3.19%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.91%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.645%). 0% of the households in Lakewood, NJ speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 91.3% of the residents in Lakewood, NJ are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Lakewood, NJ are Beth Medrash Govoha (1,287 degrees awarded in 2019), Georgian Court University (644 degrees), and Yeshiva Gedola Tiferes Yerachmiel (33 degrees).

In 2018, the median property value in Lakewood, NJ was $433,900, and the homeownership rate was 34.4%. Most people in Lakewood, NJ drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Lakewood, NJ was 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Start Year
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-5.78%
Year-over-year decline
Employment change between November 2019 and November 2020

As of November 2020, there are 145M people employed in New Jersey. This represents a -5.78% decrease in employment when compared to November 2019.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in New Jersey.

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Community Mobility

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Ocean County, NJ went to Donald J. Trump with 65.3% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (31.8%), followed by Other (2.96%). The most partisan county was Essex County, NJ with 77.5% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

Bob Menendez and Cory Booker are the senators currently representing the state of New Jersey. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

New Jersey is currently represented by 12 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Ocean County, NJ
65.3% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in New Jersey
  1. 77.5% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  2. 74.7% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  3. 66.9% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in New Jersey was Essex County, NJ with 77.5% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

The following map shows the counties in New Jersey colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from New Jersey

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Bob Menendez
Senator from New Jersey1
Assumed office on January 17, 2006
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Jon Corzine, who had become Governor of New Jersey.
Cory Booker
Senator from New Jersey2
Assumed office on October 31, 2013
Elected to the seat to succeed Jeffrey Chiesa, who had been appointed to the seat following the death of Frank Lautenberg.

Bob Menendez and Cory Booker are the senators currently representing New Jersey.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from New Jersey

New Jersey is currently represented by 12 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for New Jersey have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Lakewood, NJ is home to a population of 55.5k people, from which 91.3% are citizens. As of 2018, 12.3% of Lakewood, NJ residents were born outside of the country (6.84k people).

In 2018, there were 8.73 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (46.5k people) in Lakewood, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 5.33k White (Hispanic) and 1.77k Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Lakewood, NJ
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    46.5k ± 1.35k
  2. White (Hispanic)
    5.33k ± 1.15k
  3. Other (Hispanic)
    1.77k ± 852
13.4%
Hispanic Population
7.46k people

In 2018, there were 8.73 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (46.5k people) in Lakewood, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 5.33k White (Hispanic) and 1.77k Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

13.4% of the people in Lakewood, NJ are hispanic (7.46k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Lakewood, NJ as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

12.3%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
6.84k people
13.9%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
7.66k people

As of 2018, 12.3% of Lakewood, NJ residents (6.84k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Lakewood, NJ was 13.9%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Age by Nativity

15
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
37
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.9

In 2018, the median age of all people in Lakewood, NJ was 17.3. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 15, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 37. But people in Lakewood, NJ are getting getting younger. In 2017, the average age of all Lakewood, NJ residents was 17.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. India
    256,930 ± 12,263 people
  2. Dominican Republic
    177,723 ± 10,246 people
  3. Mexico
    114,735 ± 8,262 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of New Jersey was India, the natal country of 256,930 New Jersey residents, followed by Dominican Republic with 177,723 and Mexico with 114,735.

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Citizenship

91.3%
2018 Citizenship
89.5%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 91.3% of Lakewood, NJ residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Lakewood, NJ was 89.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Korea
    59 ± 46
  2. Vietnam
    48 ± 55
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    36 ± 54

Lakewood, NJ has a large population of military personnel who served in Korea, 1.23 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Lakewood, NJ is $47,755. In 2018, the place with the highest Median Household Income in Lakewood, NJ was Census Tract 7154.01 with a value of $73,636, followed by Census Tract 7150 and Census Tract 7155, with respective values of $65,742 and $65,426.

Males in New Jersey have an average income that is 1.38 times higher than the average income of females, which is $65,705. The income inequality in New Jersey (measured using the Gini index) is 0.493, which is higher than than the national average.

The economy of Lakewood, NJ employs 16.2k people. The largest industries in Lakewood, NJ are Educational Services (4,162 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (2,486 people), and Retail Trade (1,508 people), and the highest paying industries are Information ($85,556), Finance & Insurance ($74,038), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($55,727).

Wages

Median Household Income

$47,755
2018 value
± $3,876
6.82%
1 Year Growth
± 10.6%

Households in Lakewood, NJ have a median annual income of $47,755, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $44,708 in 2017, which represents a 6.82% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$90,674
Average Male Salary in New Jersey
± $1,740
$65,705
Average Female Salary in New Jersey
± $1,243

In 2019, full-time male employees in New Jersey made 1.38 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in New Jersey
  1. Asian
    $87,067 ± $3,382
  2. White
    $72,672 ± $1,251
  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    $57,744 ± $41,155

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of New Jersey workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.2 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in New Jersey.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Lakewood, NJ is from New Jersey.
0.493
2019 Wage GINI in New Jersey
0.492
2018 Wage GINI in New Jersey

In 2019, the income inequality in New Jersey was 0.493 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0623% growth from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for New Jersey was higher than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in New Jersey in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 7154.01
  2. Census Tract 7150
  3. Census Tract 7155

In 2018, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Lakewood, NJ was Census Tract 7154.01 with a value of $73,636, followed by Census Tract 7150 and Census Tract 7155, with respective values of $65,742 and $65,426.

The following map shows all of the places in Lakewood, NJ colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females < 5
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

34.1% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Lakewood, NJ (18.4k out of 53.9k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females < 5, followed by Males < 5 and then Females 6 - 11.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    17,685 ± 956
  2. Hispanic
    1,781 ± 336
  3. Black
    334 ± 158

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Lakewood, NJ is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

16.2k
2018 Value
± 890
1.86%
1 Year growth
± 7.89%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Lakewood, NJ grew at a rate of 1.86%, from 15.9k employees to 16.2k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Lakewood, NJ, are Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (3,454 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,439 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (1,391 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Lakewood, NJ.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Lakewood, NJ, by number of employees, are Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (3,454 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,439 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (1,391 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Lakewood, NJ has an unusually high number of residents working as Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (3.53 times higher than expected), Personal Care & Service Occupations (2.34 times), and Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (1.62 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Lakewood, NJ, by median earnings, are Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors ($101,184), Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations ($84,464), and Legal Occupations ($78,977).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

16.2k
2018 Value
± 890
1.86%
1 Year growth
± 7.89%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Lakewood, NJ grew at a rate of 1.86%, from 15.9k employees to 16.2k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Lakewood, NJ, are Educational Services (4,162 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (2,486 people), and Retail Trade (1,508 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Lakewood, NJ, though some of these residents may live in Lakewood, NJ and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Lakewood, NJ, by number of employees, are Educational Services (4,162 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (2,486 people), and Retail Trade (1,508 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Lakewood, NJ has an unusually high number of Educational Services (2.77 times higher than expected), Real Estate & Rental & Leasing (1.78 times), and Construction (1.42 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Lakewood, NJ, by median earnings, are Information ($85,556), Finance & Insurance ($74,038), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($55,727).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from New Jersey to other states, or from other states to New Jersey.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $57.4B
  2. $52.6B
  3. $51.9B

In 2018, the top outbound New Jersey product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $57.4B, followed by Electronics ($52.6B) and Pharmaceuticals ($51.9B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound New Jersey products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$660B
2018 Value in New Jersey
$1.36T
Projected 2045 Value in New Jersey
105% growth

In 2018, total outbound New Jersey trade was $660B. This is expected to increase 105% to $1.36T by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound New Jersey trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from New Jersey to other states, or from other states to New Jersey.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $115B
  2. $64.9B
  3. $23.7B

In 2018, the top outbound New Jersey domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New York with $115B, followed by Pennsylvania with $64.9B and California and $23.7B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that New Jersey shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Education

In 2019, universities in Lakewood, NJ awarded 2,027 degrees. The student population of Lakewood, NJ is skewed towards men, with 7,898 male students and 1,788 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Lakewood, NJ are White (1,809 and 90.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (70 and 3.49%), Unknown (51 and 2.54%), and Black or African American (45 and 2.24%).

The largest universities in Lakewood, NJ by number of degrees awarded are Beth Medrash Govoha (1,287 and 63.5%), Georgian Court University (644 and 31.8%), and Yeshiva Gedola Tiferes Yerachmiel (33 and 1.63%).

The most popular majors in Lakewood, NJ are Talmudic Studies (1,383 and 68.2%), General Education (87 and 4.29%), and Educational, Instructional, & Curriculum Supervision (65 and 3.21%).

The median tuition costs in Lakewood, NJ are $9,600 for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 507 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 53 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 53 degree-majorss awarded

In 2018, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Lakewood, NJ was Talmudic Studies with 507 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Lakewood, NJ according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 1,287 degrees awarded
  2. 644 degrees awarded
  3. 33 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$9,600
Median Private

In 2019, the Lakewood, NJ institution with the largest number of graduating students was Beth Medrash Govoha with 1,287 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

1,519
Degrees Awarded to Men
508
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 1,519 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Lakewood, NJ, which is 2.99 times more than the 508 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 institutions in Lakewood, NJ by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,809 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    70 degrees awarded
  3. Unknown
    51 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Lakewood, NJ was White students. These 1,809 degrees mean that there were 25.8 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 70 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Lakewood, NJ was $433,900 in 2018, which is 1.89 times larger than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $425,700 to $433,900, a 1.93% increase. The homeownership rate in Lakewood, NJ is 34.4%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Lakewood, NJ have an average commute time of 17.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Lakewood, NJ is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$433,900
2018 Median
± $23,089
$425,700
2017 Median
± $18,671

In 2018, the median property value in Lakewood, NJ grew to to $433,900 from the previous year's value of $425,700.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Lakewood, NJ compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Lakewood, NJ the largest share of households have a property value in the $500k - $750k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$47,755
Median Household Income
± $3,876
10.4k
Number of Households
± 679

In 2018, the median household income of the 10.4k households in Lakewood, NJ grew to $47,755 from the previous year's value of $44,708.

The following chart displays the households in Lakewood, NJ distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $60k - $75k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Lakewood, NJ distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Lakewood, NJ the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

34.4%
2018 Homeownership
34.2%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 34.4% of the housing units in Lakewood, NJ were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 34.2%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Lakewood, NJ compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

17.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Lakewood, NJ have a shorter commute time (17.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 4.4% of the workforce in Lakewood, NJ have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2018
  1. Drove Alone (56.2%)
  2. Carpooled (19.7%)
  3. Worked At Home (9.76%)

In 2018, 56.2% of workers in Lakewood, NJ drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (19.7%) and those who worked at home (9.76%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Lakewood, NJ distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Lakewood, NJ have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Health

90.5% of the population of Lakewood, NJ has health coverage, with 20.8% on employee plans, 55.2% on Medicaid, 3.2% on Medicare, 11.2% on non-group plans, and 0.113% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in New Jersey was $8,859 in 2014. This is a 4.91% increase from the previous year ($8,444).

Primary care physicians in Ocean County, NJ see 2332 patients per year on average, which represents a 2.55% increase from the previous year (2274 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1569 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 602 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Salem County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (15.6%). Additionally, Salem County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the country level. Showing data for Ocean County, NJ.
2,332 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Ocean County, NJ

Primary care physicians in Ocean County, NJ see an average of 2,332 patients per year. This represents a 2.55% increase from the previous year (2,274 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Ocean County, NJ in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$8,859
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in New Jersey
$5,081
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$8,049
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$12,614
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in New Jersey (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.91%, from $8,444 to $8,859.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

9.52%
Uninsured
20.8%
Employer Coverage
55.2%
Medicaid
3.2%
Medicare
11.2%
Non-Group
0.113%
Military or VA

Between 2017 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Lakewood, NJ declined by 15.9% from 11.3% to 9.52%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Lakewood, NJ changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 15.6% prevalence
  2. 13.4% prevalence
  3. 13.2% prevalence

Salem County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in New Jersey, at 15.6%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in New Jersey by county over multiple years.

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