Census Tract 7158, Lakewood, New Jersey

Census Tract 7158 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Lakewood, New Jersey.

This 4.9 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 8,700and is one of 11 Opportunity Zones in Ocean County.

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

Census Tract 7158 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

$68K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $68,000, which is 21% lowerthan the median household income for the state of New Jersey of $86,000.

Poverty Rate

14%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 14%, which is 5% higherthan the rate for the state of New Jersey of 9.2%.

Median Home Value

$408K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $410,000, which is 17% higherthan the median home value for the state of New Jersey of $350,000.

Education

92%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 92%, which is 2% higherthan the rate for the state of New Jersey of 90%.

Median Age

12

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 12, which is 70% 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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