|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Margate City is 5,247. Margate City, New Jersey is the 4,669th largest city in the US.
Margate City is located entirely in Atlantic County.
The peak population of Margate City was in 1990, when its population was 8,450. In 1990, Margate City was the 2,801st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,669th largest city in the US. Margate City is currently 37.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Margate City has shrunk 35.9% since the year 2000. Margate City, New Jersey's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Margate City has a population density of 4,490.5 people per square mile.
|4663||Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania||5,258||-4.9%|
|4666||Batesburg-Leesville, South Carolina||5,250||-5.1%|
|4669||Margate City, New Jersey||5,247||-35.9%|
|4670||Chester, South Carolina||5,245||-18.7%|
|4673||Hickory Creek, Texas||5,244||147.7%|
The total voting age population of Margate City, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,238. The voting age population is 50.0% male and 50.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 37.4% of the residents of Margate City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Margate City are 94.2% White, 2.0% Black, 2.0% Two or more races, 1.0% Asian, 0.4% Other, 0.3% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 1.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Margate City, 4.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.8%. On a per-household basis, 1.6% of families are below the poverty line in Margate City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.2% of Margate City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.6% of Margate City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 52.4% have a bachelor's degree and 27.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Margate City residents aged 5 and older, 6.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Margate City is 3.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Margate City, 21.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Margate City is $83,045.
In Margate City, 81.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 18.9% of housing units in Margate City.
Of all the housing units in Margate City, 15.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Margate City, 14.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Margate City is $1,315.
In Margate City, 85.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.