|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Atlantic City is 38,466. Atlantic City, New Jersey is the 1,035th largest city in the US.
Atlantic City is located entirely in Atlantic County.
The peak population of Atlantic City was in 2000, when its population was 40,449. In 2000, Atlantic City was the 792nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,035th largest city in the US. Atlantic City is currently 4.9% smaller than it was in 2000.
Atlantic City has shrunk 4.9% since the year 2000. Atlantic City, New Jersey's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Atlantic City has a population density of 3,680.8 people per square mile.
|761||West New York||52,242||13.6%|
|1030||San Gabriel, California||38,670||-3.0%|
|1032||Bell Gardens, California||38,552||-12.6%|
|1035||Atlantic City, New Jersey||38,466||-4.9%|
|1036||Phenix City, Alabama||38,428||35.2%|
|1037||Spartanburg, South Carolina||38,401||-4.3%|
|1038||Winter Springs, Florida||38,317||23.0%|
|1041||La Quinta, California||38,181||55.3%|
The total voting age population of Atlantic City, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 22,513. The voting age population is 50.4% male and 49.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.0% of the residents of Atlantic City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Atlantic City are 35.0% Black, 29.6% White, 16.5% Asian, 14.7% Other, 3.7% Two or more races and 0.4% American Indian. Additionally, 31.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Atlantic City, 37.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 54.2%. On a per-household basis, 31.9% of families are below the poverty line in Atlantic City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.3% of Atlantic City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 73.7% of Atlantic City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.2% have a bachelor's degree and 5.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Atlantic City residents aged 5 and older, 48.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 28.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 11.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 6.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Atlantic City is 12.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Atlantic City, 9.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Atlantic City is $29,232.
In Atlantic City, 27.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 72.8% of housing units in Atlantic City.
Of all the housing units in Atlantic City, 32.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Atlantic City, 7.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,500 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Atlantic City is $904.
In Atlantic City, 66.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.