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Ocean City (zip 08226), New Jersey   Add Favorite    0 Reviews | Review This Place

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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.

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  • Profile: Beach resort town
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 19
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Ocean City
  • Zip Codes: Ocean City (zip 08226)

Quick Facts About Ocean City

    The unemployment rate in Ocean City (zip 08226) is 6.80 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Ocean City (zip 08226) jobs have Increased by 1.82 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Ocean City (zip 08226)'s cost of living is 60.80% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Ocean City (zip 08226)'s population is 11,520 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -25.73 percent.
    Average Commute time is 29 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Ocean City (zip 08226) is $504,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.05%.
    Ocean City (zip 08226) public schools spend $19,421 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.9 students per teacher in Ocean City (zip 08226).

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It's a good time to buy in Ocean City. Home Appreciation is up 1.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Ocean City Real Estate.
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