The Borough of Wildwood Crest had a population of 3,036 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Wildwood Crest is located at latitude 38.9726 and longitude -74.8386 in Cape May County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Wildwood Crest (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. Cape May County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.
The Borough of Wildwood Crest (GNIS ID: 885445) 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.
|Population in Households||3,036|
|Population in Familes||2,336|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$56,362|
|Average Household Income||$88,754|
|Per Capita Income||$41,483|
|Total Housing Units||5,569 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||958 (17.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||461 ( 8.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||4,150 (74.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$473,864|
|Average Home Value||$547,965|
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.22%|
|Per Capita Income||3.73%|
The table below compares Wildwood Crest to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 343||37th|
|Population Density||# 260||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 387||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 450||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 259||53rd|
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