The City of Somers Point had a population of 10,695 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Somers Point is located at latitude 39.3161 and longitude -74.6068 in Atlantic County. The formal boundaries for the City of Somers Point (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.03 sq. miles and a water area of 1.13 sq. miles. Atlantic County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 30 feet.
The City of Somers Point (GNIS ID: 885397) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Somers Point population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Somers Point: Job's Point, Somers Ferry.
|Population in Households||10,685|
|Population in Familes||8,114|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||10|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||5,612 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,365 (42.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,222 (39.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,025 (18.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$235,622|
|Average Home Value||$247,167|
|Median Household Income||$47,037|
|Average Household Income||$64,586|
|Per Capita Income||$27,736|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-1.39%|
|Per Capita Income||0.89%|
The table below compares Somers Point to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 130||76th|
|Population Density1||# 259||53rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 197||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 490||10th|
|Per Capita Income||# 441||19th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.