The Borough of Ship Bottom had a population of 1,201 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ship Bottom: Arlington, Ship Bottom Beach.
|Population in Households||1,201|
|Population in Familes||891|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$75,174|
|Average Household Income||$114,950|
|Per Capita Income||$55,290|
|Total Housing Units||2,156 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||421 (19.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||159 ( 7.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,576 (73.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$654,861|
|Average Home Value||$734,501|
|Average Household Size||2.07|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||5.57%|
|Per Capita Income||4.37%|
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, 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||# 453||17th|
|Population Density||# 364||33rd|
|Diversity Index||# 360||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 325||41st|
|Per Capita Income||# 118||79th|
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