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Asbury Park, New Jersey

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Welcome to Asbury Park ...

The coastal city of Asbury Park is located in Monmouth County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Asbury Park has a population of 15,767 people<1> (see below for details).

Asbury Park is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: Asbury Park lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Asbury Park: (732) & (848)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Asbury Park had a population of 16,116 people. This makes Asbury Park the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Asbury Park represents 0.18% of the population of New Jersey (which has 8,791,894 people), making it the state's 35th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 16,116 people, the population of Asbury Park decreased 4.81% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 16,930 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Asbury Park had an population of 15,767 people. This is a decrease of 2.17% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.87% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Asbury Park.

Communities near Asbury Park ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Asbury Park and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Allaire Village - Historic   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Allenwood   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bucks Mill   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lincroft   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Long Branch   [Map]   30,762   N   5 miles [8 km]
Port-au-Peck   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Asbury Park.

Communities Also Named Asbury Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Asbury Park - they are located in Alabama, Florida and Ohio.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Asbury Park.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Asbury Park. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Asbury Park. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Asbury Park. Our list includes 15 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Asbury Park:

Websites for Asbury Park ...

Official Website:
Junior League:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asbury Park ...

Looking for more information about Asbury Park? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Asbury Park? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Asbury Park, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Asbury Park.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Monmouth County

About New Jersey

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Asbury Park:

The official website for Monmouth County:

The official website for State of New Jersey:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Asbury Park.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Asbury Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (848) is an overlay for area code (732).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Asbury Park) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Asbury Park. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Asbury Park

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asbury Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2204, Longitude: -74.0118     [Map].

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