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Ocean City is a city in Cape May County.
The latitude of Ocean City is 39.277N. The longitude is -74.575W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 10 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 15,558.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Ocean City demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Cape May County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Atlantic-Cape May area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 08226 ZIP code.
18% of Ocean City residents report German ancestry, and 23% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Ocean City ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Ocean City was $33,217, compared with $21,587 nationally.
33% of Ocean City residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Ocean City, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $632. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,416.
Libraries in Ocean City include Ocean City Free Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Ocean City include Ocean City Gazette
National Public Radio programming is carried locally by WRTQ.
Cape May County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Ocean City political report.
The average commute time for Ocean City workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 1 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Ocean City between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of .7 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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