Ocean City Information

Ocean City Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Ocean City, NJ

General Ocean City Information

State: New Jersey

County: Cape May County

Close cities: Ocean View, NJ, Corbin City, NJ, Marmora, NJ, Northfield, NJ, Ventnor City, NJ, Strathmere, NJ, Linwood, NJ, Egg Harbor Township, NJ, Margate City, NJ, Longport, NJ, Somers Point, NJ

Ocean City Population (census data)
Total 14,923 (-1.8% since 2000)
Male 6,918 (46.4%)
Female 8,005 (53.6%)

Population Density: 2,157 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 125.4 (US Avg is 100)

Ocean City Elevation: 6 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.92 square miles

Median Household Income: $55,204

Zip Codes: 08226.

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Ocean City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.4%)
  • Black (4.3%)
  • Hispanic (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (27.7%)
  • German (22.5%)
  • Italian (19.3%)
  • English (14.9%)
  • United States (3.5%)
  • Polish (3.2%)
Foriegn Born: 561 people (3.8%)
  • Europe (45.7%)
  • Asia (22.9%)
  • Africa (17.1%)
  • Latin America (14.3%)

Local Ocean City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Philadelphia Phillies
NFL Football: Philadelphia Eagles
NBA Basketball: Philadelphia 76ers,
NHL Hockey: New Jersey Devils
NCAA Sports: Rider University, Princeton University

Ocean City School Information

High Schools
Ocean City High (6th Street & Atlantic Avenue, Ocean City, NJ, 08226 - Ocean City District)
Ocean City High School AOF (501 Atlantic Avenue, Ocean City, NJ, 08226 - Ocean City School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Intermediate (19th & Bay Avenue, Ocean City, NJ, 08226 - Ocean City District)
Primary (550 West Avenue, Ocean City, NJ, 08226 - Ocean City District)

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