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-Pleasant summers
-Calm ambience
-Beach areas


-Cost of living
-Tourist impact
-Dependence on tourism

What Bert Has To Say About Ocean City Metro Area

Ocean City is just south of the bustling and quite-different Atlantic City and has been an established family-oriented resort and tourist destination for years. Unlike Atlantic City, it isn’t on the national and international radar but is mostly enjoyed by vacationers from nearby East Coast cities, the nearest of which is Philadelphia.


  • Location: Southeastern New Jersey,10 miles south of Atlantic City
  • Country: United States
  • State: New Jersey
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  • Metro Area: Ocean City Metro Area

Quick Facts About Ocean City

    The unemployment rate in Ocean City Metro Area is 11.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Ocean City Metro Area jobs have Increased by 5.03 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Ocean City Metro Area's cost of living is 34.00% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Ocean City Metro Area's population is 96,987 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -2.74 percent.
    Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Ocean City Metro Area is $309,300. Home appreciation the last year has been 0.30 percent.
    Ocean City Metro Area public schools spend $22,270 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 10.3 students per teacher in Ocean City Metro Area.

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