NJ

National Population : 333,590,059
New Jersey State Population : 9,202,495

About Atlantic City, NJ

Atlantic City, NJ is located in Atlantic County in the state of New Jersey.

The total City Population for Atlantic City is about 46,417 with about 1,354 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 237,054.

The Average Home Value is $165,200.00, which is roughly 55% lower than the Average Home Value of $365,627.00 for the state of New Jersey, and roughly 12% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $27,786.00, which is roughly 70% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $93,038.00 for the state of New Jersey, and roughly 52% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Atlantic City is about 12.8%.

New Jersey is ranked #6 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 80.81 out of 100.

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Voting

Atlantic County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 12.69% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 52.71%
Republican: 46.02%
Libertarian: 0.68%
Other: 0.33%
Green: 0.26%


Nearby Locations

Ventnor City, NJ (2.70 mi.)
Brigantine, NJ (3.96 mi.)
Margate City, NJ (4.26 mi.)
Galloway, NJ (5.27 mi.)
Smithville, NJ (5.27 mi.)
Longport, NJ (6.21 mi.)
Northfield, NJ (6.40 mi.)
Absecon, NJ (6.78 mi.)
Linwood, NJ (7.72 mi.)
McKee City, NJ (7.75 mi.)
Egg Hbr Twp, NJ (8.16 mi.)
Somers Point, NJ (9.16 mi.)
Ocean City, NJ (10.54 mi.)
Port Republic, NJ (11.73 mi.)
Marmora, NJ (13.78 mi.)
Egg Hbr City, NJ (14.53 mi.)
Egg Harbor Cy, NJ (14.53 mi.)
Ltl Egg Hbr, NJ (16.31 mi.)
Tuckerton, NJ (16.31 mi.)
Mystic Islnds, NJ (16.31 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 08401
Latitude : 39.371579
Longitude : -74.452032
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 3 ft.
Area Code(s) : 609

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.50
Male Population Estimate : 41.78%
Female Population Estimate : 43.43%
Median Age : 36.3
Male Median Age : 35.8
Female Median Age : 36.8

White Population Estimate : 25.42%
Black Population Estimate : 34.27%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 25.95%
Asian Population Estimate : 14.12%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.18%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.32%
Other Population Estimate : 14.33%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Atlantic City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Atlantic County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Atlantic County: About 373 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Atlantic County is about 35% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 23% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.