Forked River, NJ
Forked River is located in southeast New Jersey. Forked River is part of Ocean County. Forked River has 2.72 square miles of land area and 7.61 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Forked River population is 5,199, which has grown 5.80% since 2000. The population growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 5.47% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Forked River median household income is $69,583 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 25.53% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 30.67% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Forked River median house value is $261,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 98.26% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 87.30% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Forked River is close to the state average in quality. The Forked River area code is 609.