Forked River, NJ Real Estate
Forked River, New Jersey is located in Ocean County. Nearby cities and towns include Waretown, Barnegat, Barnegat Light, Beachwood, Ocean Gate, Pine Beach, Ocean Acres, South Toms River, Island Heights, Holiday Heights, Seaside Park, Harvey Cedars, Holiday City South, Silver Ridge, Manahawkin, Seaside Heights, Dover Beaches South, Holiday City-Berkeley, Beach Haven West, Surf City, Lavallette, Pine Ridge at Crestwood, Toms River, Ship Bottom, Crestwood Village, Pine Lake Park, Dover Beaches North, Leisure Village West, Cedar Glen Lakes, Leisure Knoll, Leisure Village East, Lakehurst, Leisure Village, North Beach Haven, Cedar Glen West, Mantoloking, Tuckerton, Bay Head, Point Pleasant, Beach Haven, Lakewood, Point Pleasant Beach, Ramtown, Brielle, Country Lake Estates, Mystic Island, Presidential Lakes Estates, Manasquan, Allenwood, Sea Girt, Browns Mills, Spring Lake Heights, Spring Lake, Vista Center, and New Egypt. Forked River is a suburban community with a population of 5,317. The median household income is $71,992. In Forked River, 46% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 30% of the households. Half the population of Forked River commutes 30 minutes or less to work, with 60% of residents holding white collar jobs and 40% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Forked River, NJ is 25 years, with 66% of those homes owned, 12% rented, and 22% not occupied. In the previous year, 78 Forked River properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Forked River in the previous year was $227,826.