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Census Data for Toms River ...

As far as we can tell, Toms River<1> has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Toms River, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Neptune City
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neptune City
    • Neptune City lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the northeast of Toms River.
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  • Asbury Park
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Asbury Park
    • Asbury Park lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the northeast of Toms River.
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  • Loch Arbour
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loch Arbour
    • Loch Arbour lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the northeast of Toms River.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loch Arbour have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Long Branch
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    • Long Branch lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<2> to the northeast of Toms River.
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  • Bordentown
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bordentown
    • Bordentown lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Toms River.
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  • Port Republic
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    • Port Republic lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Toms River.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Republic have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Trenton
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    • Trenton lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Toms River.
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  • Egg Harbor City
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Egg Harbor City
    • Egg Harbor City lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Toms River.
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  • Morrisville
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    • Morrisville lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Toms River.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrisville<4>
  • Tullytown
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tullytown
    • Tullytown lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<2> to the west of Toms River.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tullytown have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Burlington
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    • Burlington lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<2> to the west of Toms River.
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  • South Amboy
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    • South Amboy lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<2> to the north of Toms River.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Amboy have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bristol
    • Brigantine
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      • Brigantine lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<2> to the south of Toms River.
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    • Hammonton
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      • Hammonton lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<2> to the southwest of Toms River.
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Ocean County ...

Toms River is located in Ocean County<5> and is the County Seat for Ocean County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Ocean County.

Miscellaneous Information for Toms River ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Ocean County or the community of Toms River:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Toms River:
    • GNIS ID for Toms River: 881210
    • GNIS ID for Ocean County: 882279
    • GNIS ID for State of New Jersey: 1779795
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Toms River is located in Census Region #1 (the Northeast Region) and Division #2 (the Middle Atlantic Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Toms River.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Toms River. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Ocean County: www.oceancountygov.com/

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

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Toms River may originally have been Tom's River. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Toms River might be written as Tom River. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Toms River.
<2>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- Toms River) 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 Toms River. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Toms RiverOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Toms River. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9537, Longitude: -74.1979       In this case, the coordinates for Toms River have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Ocean, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

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