Living in Cape May, NJ

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Cape May SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

Cape May, NJ Crime Report

76
Total Crimes
2,194.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-14.55%
Below National Average

Cape May, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
3,491
Unemployment
2.0%
Poverty
6.7%
Median Home
$658,400
Median Income
$56,530
Median Rent
$1,011

Cape May, NJ Photos

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Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Cape May in New Jersey

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Map Of Cape May, NJ

Population over time in Cape May

Year Population % Change
2017 3,491 -0.3%
2016 3,500 -0.8%
2015 3,529 -0.7%
2014 3,553 -0.6%
2013 3,576 -0.3%
2012 3,585 -0.8%
2011 3,613 -1.0%
2010 3,651 -1.0%
2009 3,687 -
Crime/100k Cape May NJ USA
Violent Crime 115.5 208.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.2 5.0
Robbery 0.0 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 86.6 117.4 246.8
Property Crime 2079.1 1404.9 2199.5
Burglary 231.0 215.9 376.0
Larceny 1790.4 1065.1 1594.6
Car Theft 57.8 123.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Cape May

White
78.8% (2,751)
African American
2.5% (86)
American Indian
0.3% (10)
Asian
0.1% (3)
Hawaiian
0.2% (7)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (23)
Hispanic
17.5% (611)
Race Cape May NJ USA
White 78.8% 55.8% 61.1%
African American 2.5% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 9.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 17.5% 19.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Cape May, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
10.0% (35,059)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.2% (4,226)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.1% (17,653)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.8% (51,718)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (41,026)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.2% (52,961)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.7% (30,334)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.6% (44,010)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.9% (38,042)
$200,000 or more
9.8% (34,064)
Income Cape May NJ USA
Less than $10,000 10.0% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.2% 3.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.1% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.8% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 9.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.2% 14.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.7% 12.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.6% 17.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.9% 9.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 9.8% 13.0% 7.0%

Gender in Cape May

Female
45.5% (1,588)
Male
54.5% (1,902)
Gender Cape May NJ USA
Female 45.5% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 54.5% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cape May for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (104)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (174)
High School / GED
16.0% (558)
Some College
17.0% (593)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (279)
Bachelor's Degree
35.0% (1,221)
Master's Degree
12.0% (418)
Professional Degree
3.0% (104)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (34)
Education Cape May NJ USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 16.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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