In a recent Patch article NJBIZ released the wealthiest towns in New Jersey by zip code. Only two Jersey Shore towns made the top 25 overall: Colts Neck (13) and Holmdel (25).  No towns in Ocean County made the Top 50, but Mantoloking was tops coming in at (91).  The Number 1 wealthiest town in New Jersey is... Short Hills!

There are several factors that go into ranking zip codes, including average household income and average net worth.

Here are the Top 10 in Ocean County:

  1. Mantoloking 08738 (91)
  2. Beach Haven 08008 (146)
  3. Lavallette 08735 (168)
  4. Barnegat Light 08006 (182)
  5. Jackson 08527 (185)
  6. Lanoka Harbor 08734 (212)
  7. Toms River 08755 (219)
  8. Waretown 08758 (233)
  9. Point Pleasant 08742 (242)
  10. Island Heights 08732 (247)

CLICK HERE to see the map and individual town rankings (interactive map was created by Esri) and to check out towns throughout Ocean and Monmouth Counties and around the State.

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