Needs Assessment Analysis: Lincoln Village

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[vcex_icon_box heading=”Housing” icon=”fa fa-home” heading_size=”20″ icon_color=”#00aeef”]A majority of Lincoln Village residents have been renting there for three or more years. Many believe that there should be more affordable housing across the city of Asbury Park.[/vcex_icon_box]
[vcex_spacing size=”20″][vcex_milestone number=”2.5″ decimals=”01″ caption=”Average Household Size” classes=”glance”][vcex_spacing size=”65px”][vcex_milestone number=”87″ caption=”…of Lincoln Village households have a female head of household” classes=”glance” after=”%”][vcex_spacing size=”65px”][vcex_milestone number=”70″ decimals=”” caption=”…of respondents believe affordable housing should be constructed throughout the City of Asbury Park” classes=”glance” after=”%”]

                             

Housing Tenure (%)

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[vcex_icon_box heading=”People” icon=”fa fa-users” heading_size=”20″ icon_color=”#00aeef”]Residents reported being under-employed and have had difficulty accessing jobs and after-school programs.[/vcex_icon_box]
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Schools

School Attendance (# of households with a student in the following schools)

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  • Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School
  • Barack Obama Elementary School
  • Thurgood Marshall Elementary
  • HOPE Academy Charter School
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[vcex_milestone number=”69″ caption=”…of respondents do not participate in after school programs” classes=”glance” after=”%”]

                               

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Employment

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[vcex_milestone number=”25″ caption=”…of respondents are retired” classes=”glance” after=”%”]
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Health

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Insurance Provider

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  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • "Obamacare"
  • NJ Family Care
  • Other
[vcex_spacing size=”25px”][vcex_milestone number=”65″ caption=”…of respondents who typically receive medical advice or health information from their own primary care doctor.” classes=”glance” after=”%” caption_size=”18″]

                              

[vcex_spacing size=”85px”][vcex_milestone number=”84″ caption=”…of households have someone who has been diagnosed with one of the following conditions: High Blood Pressure; Heart Disease; Asthma/Breathing Issues; Cancer; Diabetes; High Cholesterol; Lead Poisoning; Obesity; or Depression” classes=”glance” after=”%” caption_size=”18″]

                                

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Public Safety

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Top 5 Safety Issues

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Transportation

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[vcex_milestone number=”70″ caption=”…of households do not own a personal vehicle” classes=”glance” after=”%”]

                              

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Top 5 Neighborhood Issues

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Shared Values

Most important values for raising children

#1. Honesty

#2. Kindness

#3. Obediance