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Manahawkin is in Ocean County, in the New York metro area.

One tradition says the name derives from Algonquian for "small island." A second translation is "good corn land"

The latitude of Manahawkin is 39.695N. The longitude is -74.259W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 20 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 2,004.


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Median household income
Local
$59,663
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Manahawkin demographic reports
Manahawkin is on Manahawkin Lake
Local festivals include:
  • Heritage Weekend - Sept. 21-23, 2007
Dates often change. Check Manahawkin web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Heritage Park

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Manahawkin demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Ocean County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 08050 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

19% of Manahawkin residents report German ancestry, and 21% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Manahawkin ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Manahawkin was $22,875, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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19% of Manahawkin residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Manahawkin, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $565.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,398.


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Libraries in Manahawkin include Stafford Branch Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Manahawkin include Times Beacon

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Ocean County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Manahawkin political report.

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The average commute time for Manahawkin workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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