The Borough of Ship Bottom had a population of 1,143 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Ship Bottom is located at latitude 39.6454 and longitude -74.183 in Ocean County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Ship Bottom (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.29 sq. miles. Ocean County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3 feet.
The Borough of Ship Bottom (GNIS ID: 885394) 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 Ship Bottom 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 Ship Bottom: Arlington, Ship Bottom Beach.
|Population in Households||1,143|
|Population in Familes||840|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.09|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,066 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||400 (19.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||148 ( 7.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,519 (73.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$668,874|
|Average Home Value||$705,375|
|Median Household Income||$63,916|
|Average Household Income||$96,537|
|Per Capita Income||$46,102|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.54%|
|Per Capita Income||1.74%|
The table below compares Ship Bottom 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||# 456||17th|
|Population Density1||# 370||32nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 356||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 366||33rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 159||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.