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Morganville, New Jersey
Along northbound Route 79
Map of Morganville CDP in Monmouth County. Inset: Location of Monmouth County in New Jersey.
|• Total||5.429 sq mi (14.061 km2)|
|• Land||5.423 sq mi (14.045 km2)|
|• Water||0.006 sq mi (0.016 km2) 0.11%|
|Elevation||190 ft (58 m)|
|• Density||929.4/sq mi (358.8/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (Eastern (EDT))|
|GNIS feature ID||02389505|
Morganville is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) within Marlboro Township, in Monmouth County, New Jersey. As of the 2010 United States Census, the CDP's population was 5,040.
According to the United States Census Bureau, Morganville had a total area of 5.429 square miles (14.061 km2), including 5.423 square miles (14.045 km2) of land and 0.006 square miles (0.016 km2) of water (0.11%).
1990-2010 2000 2010
As of the census of 2010, there were 5,040 people, 1,526 households, and 1,370 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 929.4 per square mile (358.8/km2). There were 1,583 housing units at an average density of 291.9 per square mile (112.7/km2)*. The racial makeup of the CDP was 75.12% (3,786) White, 3.27% (165) Black or African American, 0.14% (7) Native American, 18.53% (934) Asian, 0.00% (0) Pacific Islander, 1.07% (54) from other races, and 1.87% (94) from two or more races. [[Hispanic (U.S. Census)|Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.00% (252) of the population.
There were 1,526 households out of which 52.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 80.9% were married couples living together, 5.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 10.2% were non-families. 8.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 4.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.29 and the average family size was 3.49.
In the CDP, the population was spread out with 30.7% under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 21.8% from 25 to 44, 32.6% from 45 to 64, and 8.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40.7 years. For every 100 females there were 100.9 males. For every 100 females ages 18 and old there were 98.8 males.
Based on data from the Census Bureau's 2010-2014 American Community Survey, the median income for a household in the CDP was $119,215, and the median income for a family was $126,213. Males had a median income of $126,208 versus $62,326 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $50,942. About 0.9% of families and 0.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 0.8% of those under age 18 and 0.0% of those age 65 or over.
As of the 2000 United States Census there were 11,255 people, 3,642 households, and 3,270 families living in the CDP. The population density was 1,892.0 people per square mile (730.3/km2). There were 3,723 housing units at an average density of 625.8/sq mi (241.6/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 87.27% White, 1.71% African American, 0.01% Native American, 9.76% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.50% from other races, and 0.71% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.94% of the population.
There were 3,642 households, out of which 45.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 82.1% were married couples living together, 6.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 10.2% were non-families. 8.9% of all households were made up of individuals, and 4.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.09 and the average family size was 3.29.
In the CDP the population was spread out, with 27.9% under the age of 18, 5.9% from 18 to 24, 26.0% from 25 to 44, 32.2% from 45 to 64, and 8.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 95.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.4 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $99,035, and the median income for a family was $107,081. Males had a median income of $75,067 versus $41,861 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $39,802. About 1.3% of families and 1.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.1% of those under age 18 and 0.8% of those age 65 or over.
As Morganville is located in Marlboro Township, students in public school are served by the Marlboro Township Public School District. Children in Morganville go to Robertsville Elementary School, Frank Defino Elementary School, and Asher Holmes Elementary School.
People who were born in, residents of, or otherwise closely associated with Morganville include:
- Monica Aksamit (born 1990), saber fencer who won a bronze medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics in the Women's Saber Team competition.
- Jeff Feuerzeig (born 1964), film screenwriter and director.
- Elmer H. Geran (1875-1954), politician who represented New Jersey's 3rd congressional district from 1923 to 1925.
- Ellen Karcher (born 1964), member of the New Jersey Senate from 2004 to 2008.
- Akash Modi (born 1995), artistic gymnast who represented the United States at the 2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships.
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