Cape May, New Jersey 

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Population

3,514

25% Decline

Unemployment Rate

6.8%

Median Income

$49,375

Avg. Home Price

$526,700

Best Places to Live in Cape May, New Jersey

Beach resort town - Southeastern New Jersey,10 miles south of Atlantic City
Pros
-Pleasant summers
-Calm ambience
-Beach areas
Cons
-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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: New Jersey
County: Cape May County
Metro Area: Ocean City Metro Area
City: Cape May
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 19 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Cape May is 6.8% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Cape May jobs have increased by 1.82%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Cape May's cost of living is 64.60% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Cape May's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Cape May's population is 3,514 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -24.72%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Cape May is $526,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -10.23%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Cape May public schools spend $23,717 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 8.1 students per teacher in Cape May. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Cape May

It's a good time to buy in Cape May. Home Appreciation is up 0.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Cape May Real Estate.

The median home price in Cape May is $526,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Cape May    2 Reviews
Cape May NJ - 12/27/2014
Cape May is a picturesque pleasant town with a increase in population in the summer months. As a tourist town a good deal of the people who live here make the bulk of... (Read More)

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Beautiful on the beach and the mainland - 9/26/2005
From the beaches of Cape May at the true south of New Jersey, to the vastness of the Wildwood beaches, to the shimmering water and clean sands of Avalon and Stone... (Read More)


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