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Apartments for rent in Island Heights, NJ

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See what Island Heights, NJ has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Island Heights Demographics

Education

High School

28%

Associate's

29%

Bachelor's

25%

Master's

16%

Doctorate

3%

Family Size

2 people

61%

3 people

15%

4 people

8%

5 people

13%

6+ people

2%

Household Income

0-50k

20%

50-100k

35%

100-150k

28%

150-200k

11%

200k+

6%

Age

0-10

9%

10-20

10%

20-45

27%

45-65

27%

65+

27%

Getting Around Island Heights

Island Heights Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

28%

15-30 Mins

28%

30-40 Mins

13%

40-60 Mins

14%

60+ Mins

16%

Top Scores: Grocery, Restaurant, Health

Things To Do In Island Heights

Top Score

Grocery Stores

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Got a hunch you'll be dialing for lunch.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 100% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 100% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of restaurants here may leave a bad taste in your mouth.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 99% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 25% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Island Heights ain't pulling its weight. A low score for fitness.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 100% fewer gyms than average
  3. 100% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Pets may want to go elsewhere for their fur-ever home.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Pretty sketchy when it comes to fine art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 75% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. Significantly more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The gas stations here are few and far between.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 87% fewer gas stations than average
  3. Significantly more gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Island Heights Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 9 of 9 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 9 of 9 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 8 of 9 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 8 of 9 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 8 of 9 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 8 of 9 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 7 of 9 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 7 of 9 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 7 of 9 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 6 of 9 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 5 of 9 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 5 of 9 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 5 of 9 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 5 of 9 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 5 of 9 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 7 of 9 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 8 of 9 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 8 of 9 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 8 of 9 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 9 of 9 renters

Island Heights Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Island Heights

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All About

Living in Island Heights, NJ

Island Heights is a small town in New Jersey with a population of approximately 2,000. Retirees can expect to feel right at home, as they make up 25% of the population compared to 14% nationally, while young adults are less well-represented. At an average age of just under 45, the town's residents are older than most cities in New Jersey. Renters tend to be in the minority in Island Heights, and 80% of residents own their homes. Relatively high rent costs may be a contributing factor, as the average rent of $1,529 a month is substantially higher than the state average of $1,272.

Island Heights has a large number of residents older than 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 13% possess a Master's degree or a Doctorate. Further, 19% possess a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. There are three primary industries in Island Heights: healthcare, retail, and entertainment. Together, these industries make up 21% of the town's workforce. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many residents work in management, as 8% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. Island Heights workers bring in an average annual income of around $93K, slightly more than the average New Jersey resident. Island Heights's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345.

Island Heights has an average commute time of about 32 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the typical way to get to work, selected by 44% of workers, while public transit is not extensively used. A small percentage of residents walk to work.