Ocean City Metro Area, New Jersey 

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Population

94,549

-3.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

12.5%

Median Income

$57,394

Median Home Price

$346,200

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Beach resort town - Southeastern New Jersey,10 miles south of Atlantic City. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in the Ocean City metro area, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Ocean City, NJ Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
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

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Country: United States
State: New Jersey
County:
Metro Area: Ocean City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Lower, Middle, 25 total
Zip Codes: 08204, 08210, 08260, 08226, 08251, 08270, 08230, 08223, 08242, 08243, 15 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 19 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Ocean City Metro Area is 12.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Ocean City Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Ocean City Metro Area's cost of living is 15.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Ocean City Metro Area's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, the Ocean City metro area remained very strongly Republican, 57.2% to 41.3%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Ocean City Metro Area's population is 94,549 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Ocean City Metro Area is Real Estate: $346,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.9%.

SCHOOLS
Ocean City Metro Area public schools spend $22,590 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11 students per teacher in Ocean City Metro Area. More Education



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Housing Market in Ocean City

It's a good time to buy in Ocean City. Home Appreciation is up 7.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Ocean City is $346,200.

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MAPS OF OCEAN CITY METRO AREA, NEW JERSEY
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ZIP CODES IN OCEAN CITY METRO AREA, NEW JERSEY
08204, 08210, 08260, 08226, 08251, 08270, 08230, 08223, 08242, 08243, 15 total

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