The table below compares Atlantic County to the other 21 counties and county equivalents in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 15||33rd|
|Population Density1||# 15||33rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 8||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 19||14th|
|Per Capita Income||# 19||14th|
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|Population in Households||268,356|
|Population in Familes||217,524|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6,003|
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||127,169 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||67,903 (53.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||34,566 (27.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||24,700 (19.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$225,728|
|Average Home Value||$272,535|
|Median Household Income||$52,665|
|Average Household Income||$69,227|
|Per Capita Income||$26,237|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.47%|
|Per Capita Income||2.85%|
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