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Welcome to Neptune City ...

Neptune City is located in Monmouth County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Neptune City has a population of 4,603 people<2> (see below for details).

While we don't have a date for the establishment of Neptune City, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated in 1881.

Neptune City is near sea level<3>.

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

Area codes for Neptune City: (732) & (848)<4>

The ZIP code for Neptune City: 07753<5>

Websites for Neptune City ...

Official Website:   www.neptunecitynj.com/

Junior League:   www.jlmc.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Neptune City had an population of 4,603 people. This is a decrease of 5.46% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.79% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Neptune City had a population of 4,869 people.

The population of Neptune City represents 0.06% of the total population of New Jersey (which has 8,791,894 people).

With a 2010 count of 4,869 people, the population of Neptune City decreased 6.69% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,218 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Neptune City.

Communities Also Named Neptune City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Neptune City - it's located in Nevada.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Neptune City.

Communities near Neptune City ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Neptune City.

  • Long Branch [Monmouth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Branch
    • Long Branch [Monmouth County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Neptune City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,210 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Branch
  • Shrewsbury [Monmouth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shrewsbury
    • Shrewsbury [Monmouth County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Neptune City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,040 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shrewsbury
  • Elberon Park [Monmouth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elberon Park
    • Elberon Park [Monmouth County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the north of Neptune City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elberon Park
  • Oakhurst [Monmouth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakhurst
    • Oakhurst [Monmouth County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the north of Neptune City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakhurst have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakhurst
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Allaire Village [Monmouth County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allaire Village
      • Allaire Village [Monmouth County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southwest of Neptune City
      • Allaire Village has also been known as:
      • Allaire
    • Allenwood [Monmouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allenwood
      • Allenwood [Monmouth County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southwest of Neptune City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Allenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allenwood
    • Elberon [Monmouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elberon
      • Elberon [Monmouth County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northeast of Neptune City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elberon
    • Squankum [Monmouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Squankum
      • Squankum [Monmouth County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Neptune City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Squankum
    • Branchport [Monmouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Branchport
      • Branchport [Monmouth County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Neptune City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Branchport
    • Winding River Village [Ocean County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winding River Village
      • Winding River Village [Ocean County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Neptune City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winding River Village have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winding River Village

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Neptune City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Neptune City.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Neptune City. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Neptune City.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Neptune City. See our Newspapers Page for Neptune City.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Neptune City ...

Looking for more information about Neptune City? 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 Neptune City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Neptune City.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for New Jersey

About Monmouth County

About New Jersey

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Neptune City: www.neptunecitynj.com/

The official website for Monmouth County: www.co.monmouth.nj.us/

The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Monmouth, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Neptune City.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Neptune City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (848) is an overlay for area code (732).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Neptune City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Neptune City or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Neptune City) 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 Neptune City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Neptune CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Neptune City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2005, Longitude: -74.0307    
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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