Statewide Claims to Fame

Margate City is 3rd in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Margate City is 4th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Margate City is 5th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - White

Margate City is 17th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Female residents

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Margate City Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 6,328 167th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 1.4 223rd 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,490.5 103rd 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Margate City Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 3.0% 254th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 14.0% 251st 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 31.7% 3rd 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Margate City Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 94.2% 70th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 41.4% 92nd 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Margate City Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 96.4% 5th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.7% 248th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 154th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.0% 237th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 91st 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.1% 246th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.8% 245th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 94.8% 4th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Margate City Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 53.1% 17th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 8.0% 210th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Margate City Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 7,114 60th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 32.6% 106th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 3,173 164th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 77.2% 99th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $516,600 49th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.1 249th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Margate City Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $52,084 42nd $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $73,290 134th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.2% 65th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Margate City Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 931 125th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $61,595 143rd $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $7,239 120th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $20,841 74th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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