In 2019, Atlantic County, NJ had a population of 264k people with a median age of 41.9 and a median household income of $63,389. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Atlantic County, NJ declined from 265,429 to 263,670, a −0.663% decrease and its median household income grew from $61,212 to $63,389, a 3.56% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Atlantic County, NJ are White (Non-Hispanic) (55.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13.7%), Other (Hispanic) (9.68%), White (Hispanic) (8.13%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (7.77%). 0% of the households in Atlantic County, NJ speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 93% of the residents in Atlantic County, NJ are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Atlantic County, NJ are Stockton University (2,352 degrees awarded in 2019), Atlantic Cape Community College (663 degrees), and Prism Career Institute-West Atlantic City (126 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Atlantic County, NJ was $214,900, and the homeownership rate was 66.3%. Most people in Atlantic County, NJ drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Atlantic County, NJ was 2 cars per household.