Census Tract 7154.02, Lakewood, New Jersey

Census Tract 7154.02 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Lakewood, New Jersey.

This 0.4 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 5,700and is one of 11 Opportunity Zones in Ocean County.

The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in New Jersey.

Census Tract 7154.02 Demographics

The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:

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Median Household Income

$30K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $30,000, which is 65% lowerthan the median household income for the state of New Jersey of $86,000.

Poverty Rate

45%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 45%, which is 36% higherthan the rate for the state of New Jersey of 9.2%.

Median Home Value

$525K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $530,000, which is 51% higherthan the median home value for the state of New Jersey of $350,000.

Education

95%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 95%, which is 5% higherthan the rate for the state of New Jersey of 90%.

Median Age

19

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 19, which is 52% lowerthan the median age for the state of New Jersey of 40.

New Jersey OZ Funds

There are 6QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify New Jerseyas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in New Jersey; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

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