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Roosevelt is a borough in Monmouth County, in the New York metro area.
The community was renamed after Franklin Delano Roosevelt after the president's death
[NOTE: This is not the only community in New Jersey named Roosevelt. For links to other places called Roosevelt, NJ, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Roosevelt is 40.22N. The longitude is -74.473W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 154 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 936.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Roosevelt demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Monmouth County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 08555 ZIP code.
12% of Roosevelt residents report German ancestry, and 19% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Roosevelt ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Roosevelt was $24,892, compared with $21,587 nationally.
44% of Roosevelt residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in Roosevelt include Jersey Homesteads Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Roosevelt, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $657. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,541.
Monmouth County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Roosevelt political report.
The average commute time for Roosevelt workers is 32 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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