Living in Ocean City, NJ

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Ocean City SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
6

Ocean City, NJ Crime Report

288
Total Crimes
2,585.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
0.68%
Above National Average

Ocean City, NJ Cost Of Living

151
Ocean City's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average

Ocean City, New Jersey Info Snack

Ocean City is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the city's population was 11,701, reflecting a decline of 3,677 (-23.9%) from the 15,378 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn declined by 134 (-0.9%) from the 15,512 counted in the 1990 Census. In summer months, with an influx of tourists and second homeowners, there are estimated to be 115,000 to 130,000 within the city's borders.
Population
11,202
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
8.0%
Median Home
$582,100
Median Income
$70,871
Median Rent
$1,176

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Population over time in Ocean City

Year Population % Change
2017 11,202 -1.1%
2016 11,328 -0.9%
2015 11,430 -0.3%
2014 11,470 -0.4%
2013 11,520 -1.0%
2012 11,640 -1.3%
2011 11,790 -1.8%
2010 12,010 -2.3%
2009 12,289 -
Crime/100k Ocean City NJ USA
Violent Crime 44.9 208.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.2 5.0
Robbery 0.0 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 44.9 117.4 246.8
Property Crime 2540.9 1404.9 2199.5
Burglary 296.3 215.9 376.0
Larceny 2235.6 1065.1 1594.6
Car Theft 9.0 123.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Ocean City

White
85.4% (9,563)
African American
3.2% (354)
American Indian
0.0% (4)
Asian
1.8% (197)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.3% (262)
Hispanic
7.3% (822)
Race Ocean City NJ USA
White 85.4% 55.8% 61.1%
African American 3.2% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.8% 9.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.3% 19.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Ocean City, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
4.2% (47,473)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (56,201)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.0% (78,767)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.3% (93,456)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.7% (131,562)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.4% (172,649)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (146,677)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.4% (194,576)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.8% (76,212)
$200,000 or more
10.9% (122,621)
Income Ocean City NJ USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 3.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.0% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.3% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.7% 9.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.4% 14.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 12.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.4% 17.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.8% 9.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 10.9% 13.0% 7.0%

Gender in Ocean City

Female
53.8% (6,029)
Male
46.2% (5,173)
Gender Ocean City NJ USA
Female 53.8% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 46.2% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ocean City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (448)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (224)
High School / GED
24.0% (2,688)
Some College
15.0% (1,680)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (784)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (3,472)
Master's Degree
13.0% (1,456)
Professional Degree
3.0% (336)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (112)
Education Ocean City NJ USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Ocean City

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

Destiny Playz

I love ocean city! I live in delaware but it's the best!

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