- Interlaken, New Jersey
official_name = Interlaken, New Jersey
settlement_type = Borough
mapsize = 250x200px
map_caption = Map of Interlaken in Monmouth County. Inset: Location of Monmouth County highlighted in the State of New Jersey.
mapsize1 = 250x200px
map_caption1 = Census Bureau map of Interlaken, New Jersey
subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_type1 = State
subdivision_type2 = County
subdivision_name2 = Monmouth
Borough (New Jersey)
unit_pref = Imperial
area_total_km2 = 1.0
area_land_km2 = 0.9
area_water_km2 = 0.1
area_total_sq_mi = 0.4
area_land_sq_mi = 0.4
area_water_sq_mi = 0.0
population_as_of = 2000
population_total = 900
population_density_km2 = 987.0
population_density_sq_mi = 2556.2
timezone = Eastern (EST)
utc_offset = -5
timezone_DST = EDT
utc_offset_DST = -4
elevation_m = 5
elevation_ft = 16
latd = 40 |latm = 14 |lats = 8 |latNS = N
longd = 74 |longm = 0 |longs = 54 |longEW = W
postal_code = 07712
area_code = 732
blank_name = FIPS code
blank_info = 34-34200GR|2 [ [http://mcdc2.missouri.edu/webrepts/commoncodes/ccc_nj.html A Cure for the Common Codes: New Jersey] , Missouri Census Data Center. Accessed
July 14, 2008.]
blank1_name = GNIS feature ID
blank1_info = 0877346GR|3
Interlaken is a Borough in Monmouth County,
New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 900.
Interlaken was formed as a Borough by an Act of the
New Jersey Legislatureon March 11, 1922, from portions of Ocean Township, based on the results of a referendum held on May 3, 1922."The Story of New Jersey's Civil Boundaries: 1606-1968", John P. Snyder, Bureau of Geology and Topography; Trenton, New Jersey; 1969. p. 180.]
Interlaken is located at coor dms|40|14|8|N|74|0|54|W|city (40.235522, -74.014930)GR|1.
According to the
United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 km²), of which, 0.3 square miles (0.9 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (10.00%) is water.
estref= [http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/SAFFPopulation?_event=Search&geo_id=16000US3419510&_geoContext=01000US%7C04000US34%7C16000US3419510&_street=&_county=Interlaken&_cityTown=Interlaken&_state=04000US34&_zip=&_lang=en&_sse=on&ActiveGeoDiv=geoSelect&_useEV=&pctxt=fph&pgsl=160&_submenuId=population_0&ds_name=null&_ci_nbr=null&qr_name=null®=null%3Anull&_keyword=&_industry= Census data for Interlaken borough] ,
United States Census Bureau. Accessed September 3, 2007.]
footnote=Population 1930 - 1990. [ [http://www.wnjpin.net/OneStopCareerCenter/LaborMarketInformation/lmi01/poptrd6.htm New Jersey Resident Population by Municipality: 1930 - 1990] , Workforce New Jersey Public Information Network. Accessed
March 1, 2007.] As of the censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 900 people, 386 households, and 260 families residing in the borough. The population densitywas 2,556.2 people per square mile (992.8/km²). There were 397 housing units at an average density of 1,127.6/sq mi (438.0/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 98.67% White, 0.22% Asian, 0.11% Pacific Islander, and 1.00% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.11% of the population.
There were 386 households out of which 21.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.1% were married couples living together, 6.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.4% were non-families. 27.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.33 and the average family size was 2.86.
In the borough the population was spread out with 17.9% under the age of 18, 4.0% from 18 to 24, 21.9% from 25 to 44, 33.4% from 45 to 64, and 22.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 48 years. For every 100 females there were 93.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 89.0 males.
The median income for a household in the borough was $82,842, and the median income for a family was $104,618. Males had a median income of $81,203 versus $59,063 for females. The
per capita incomefor the borough was $47,307. About 1.5% of families and 3.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.7% of those under age 18 and 2.0% of those age 65 or over.
Interlaken is governed under the Borough form of New Jersey municipal government. The government consists of a Mayor and a Borough Council comprising six council members, with all positions elected at large. A Mayor is elected directly by the voters to a four-year term of office. The Borough Council consists of six members elected to serve three-year terms on a staggered basis, with two seats coming up for election each year."2005 New Jersey Legislative District Data Book",
Rutgers University Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, April 2005, p. 58.]
Federal, state and county representation
Interlaken is in the Sixth Congressional District and is part of New Jersey's 11th Legislative District. [ [http://www.lwvnj.org/pubs/CG06.pdf 2006 New Jersey Citizen's Guide to Government] , New Jersey
League of Women Voters, p. 59. Accessed August 30, 2006.]
Interlaken is a non-operating school district. Students attend public school in Asbury Park, as part of a
sending/receiving relationshipwith the Asbury Park Public Schools. [Mullen, Shannon; Shields, Nancy; and Matheson, Kathy. [http://orig.app.com/rebuildingasbury/story/0,21822,1188109,00.html "Crime, school solutions costly as city seeks rebirth"] , " Asbury Park Press", January 27, 2005. Accessed September 3, 2007. "Academy Charter, now in its seventh year, is free to students in Asbury Park and the seven nearby towns that are sending districts for Asbury Park High School: Allenhurst, Avon, Belmar, Bradley Beach, Deal, Interlaken and Lake Como, formerly South Belmar."]
Students may also attend
Academy Charter High School, located in Lake Como, which serves residents of Allenhurst, Asbury Park, Avon-by-the-Sea, Belmar, Bradley Beach, Deal, Interlaken and Lake Como, and accepts students on a lottery basis. [ [http://education.state.nj.us/rc/rc07/narrative/80/6010/80-6010-910.html Academy Charter High School 2007 Report Card Narrative] , New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed March 12, 2008.]
* [http://asburypark.usschoolnet.com Asbury Park Public Schools]
*NJReportCard|25|0100|0|Asbury Park Public Schools
* [http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/schoolsearch/school_list.asp?Search=1&DistrictID=3400930 Data for the Asbury Park Public Schools] ,
National Center for Education Statistics
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