Cape May Point, New Jersey

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Population in 2014: 284 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +17.8%
Males: 113  (39.8%)
Females: 171  (60.2%)
Median resident age:  74.2 years
New Jersey median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 08212.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $51,058 (it was $55,313 in 2000)
Cape May Point:

$51,058
NJ:

$76,126

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $42,268 (it was $52,689 in 2000)

Cape May Point borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $722,583 (it was $310,000 in 2000)
Cape May Point:

$722,583
NJ:

$328,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $391,241; Detached houses: $386,628; Townhouses or other attached units: $492,270; In 2-unit structures: $521,877; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $343,989; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $343,288; Mobile homes: $63,585

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,271.

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  • Races in Cape May Point, NJ (2010)

    Cape May Point races chart
    • 27594.5%White alone
    • 82.7%Black alone
    • 51.7%Two or more races
    • 10.3%Asian alone
    • 10.3%Other race alone
    • 10.3%Hispanic

Races in Cape May Point detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cape May Point: 116.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (29.3%), English (9.8%), German (8.1%), Italian (5.7%), American (3.3%), Norwegian (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 5 feet

Land area: 0.29 square miles.

Population density: 966 people per square mile   (low).

Cape May Point,NJ real estate house value index trend

Cape May Point, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Cape May Point:

  • High school or higher: 99.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 67.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 38.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cape May Point borough:

  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 15.4%
  • Divorced: 6.4%

3 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.4%
New Jersey:

21.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $4,136 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,964 (0.6%)

Cape May Point satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Vineland, NJ (37.7 miles , pop. 56,271).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (74.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: West Cape May borough, NJ (1.3 miles ), Cape May, NJ (1.7 miles ), North Cape May, NJ (1.7 miles ), Villas, NJ (2.4 miles ), Erma, NJ (2.5 miles ), Diamond Beach, NJ (2.5 miles ), Rio Grande, NJ (2.7 miles ), Wildwood Crest borough, NJ (2.7 miles ).

Latitude: 38.94 N, Longitude: 74.97 W

Cape May Point household income distribution Cape May Point home values distribution

Crime rates in Cape May Point by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 010000000000000
per 100,000 0.0411.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 323843058502100
per 100,000 1,219.5823.01,229.53,333.31,694.91,310.00.02,262.43,619.91,712.30.0699.3352.10.00.0
Theft 11338257212258713650
per 100,000 4,471.51,234.61,229.53,333.310,593.23,056.89,417.09,954.82,262.42,739.72,413.84,545.52,112.71,773.00.0
Auto thefts 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5) 275.0197.0140.8366.7542.4214.0376.7556.6343.9229.596.6230.8109.270.90.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Cape May Point detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.1%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -41 (-14.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (41%)
  • Information (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Educational services (30%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Community and social service occupations (18%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (6%)
  • Legal occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (25%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Community and social service occupations (10%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Cape May Point: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Cape May Point, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Cape May Point, New Jersey average temperatures Cape May Point, New Jersey average precipitation Cape May Point, New Jersey humidity Cape May Point, New Jersey wind speed Cape May Point, New Jersey snowfall Cape May Point, New Jersey sunshine Cape May Point, New Jersey clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Cape May Point-area historical tornado activity is below New Jersey state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1956, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 22.8 miles away from the Cape May Point borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/31/1992, a category F2 tornado 25.8 miles away from the borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cape May Point-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 112.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 111.0 miles away from Cape May Point center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 184.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 249.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 348.4 miles away from Cape May Point center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 336.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cape May County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 6, Snowstorms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Winds: 2, Tropical Depression: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cape May Point topographic map

Birthplace of: Mary O'Hara (author) - Author.

Hospitals and medical centers near Cape May Point:

  • VICTORIA MANOR NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CAPE MAY, NJ)
  • EASTERN SHORE NURSING/REHAB (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, NJ)
  • RCG CAPE MAY DC (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, NJ)
  • OCEANA REHABILITATION AND NC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, NJ)
  • COURTHOUSE CONV CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, NJ)
  • CREST HAVEN HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, NJ)
  • CREST HAVEN NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, NJ)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cape May Point:

  • Delaware Technical Community College-Owens (about 30 miles; Georgetown, DE; Full-time enrollment: 3,159)
  • Cumberland County College (about 36 miles; Vineland, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • Delaware State University (about 36 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 4,087)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry (about 37 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 2,239)
  • Atlantic Cape Community College (about 40 miles; Mays Landing, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,392)
  • The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey (about 45 miles; Galloway, NJ; FT enrollment: 8,360)
  • Wor-Wic Community College (about 49 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 2,256)

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Notable location: Cape May Point Volunteer Fire Company (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake: Lake Lily (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Cape May Bird Observatory (Nature Centers; 701 East Lake Drive).

Cape May County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 69.9. This is about average.

City:

69.9
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.32. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.32
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.378. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.378
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.8
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 20.6%
(19.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  1.8 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  61.0%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  3.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
New Jersey average:

12.6

Cape May Point travel time to work - commute Cape May Point mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cape May Point borough (based on Cape May County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic35,54114
Mainline Protestant9,21545
Evangelical Protestant6,82230
Black Protestant7197
Orthodox5001
Other3394
None44,129-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 38
Cape May County:

3.94 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 29
Cape May County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Cape May County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 238
Here:

24.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.0%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Cape May County:

25.1%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.6%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.8%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cape May Point:

47.8%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Cape May Point:

28.4
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cape May Point:

21.2%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cape May Point:

5.7%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Cape May Point:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Cape May Point:

31.3%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

56.9%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Cape May Point:

84.1%
State:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cape May Point, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,230$38,7603$3,230
Other Government Administration 1$4,590$55,0804$1,190
Streets and Highways 1$2,848$34,1762$2,040
Sewerage 0$0 1$298
Parks and Recreation 0$0 32$3,009
Water Supply 0$0 1$298
Other and Unallocable 0$0 5$2,380
Totals for Government 3$10,668$42,67248$12,445

Cape May Point government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $119,000 ($419.01)
    Regular Highways: $113,000 ($397.89)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $239,000 ($841.55)
    Police Protection: $194,000 ($683.10)
    Sewerage: $191,000 ($672.54)
    General - Other: $154,000 ($542.25)
    Parks and Recreation: $135,000 ($475.35)
    Financial Administration: $95,000 ($334.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $80,000 ($281.69)
    Regular Highways: $59,000 ($207.75)
    Central Staff Services: $53,000 ($186.62)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $41,000 ($144.37)
    General Public Buildings: $29,000 ($102.11)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $24,000 ($84.51)
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000 ($24.65)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($3.52)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $177,000 ($623.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $64,000 ($225.35)
    Regular Highways: $28,000 ($98.59)
    General - Other: $23,000 ($80.99)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $346,000 ($1218.31)

Cape May Point government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $240,000 ($845.07)
    Parks and Recreation: $108,000 ($380.28)
    All Other: $7,000 ($24.65)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($3.52)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $28,000 ($98.59)
    General Revenue, NEC: $8,000 ($28.17)
    Donations From Private Sources: $6,000 ($21.13)
    Sale of Property: $2,000 ($7.04)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($7.04)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $321,000 ($1130.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $33,000 ($116.20)
    All Other: $9,000 ($31.69)
  • Tax - Property: $1,060,000 ($3732.39)
    Other License: $37,000 ($130.28)
    Public Utilities Sales: $5,000 ($17.61)

Cape May Point government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,586,000 ($12626.76)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,350,000 ($11795.77)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $236,000 ($830.99)

Cape May Point government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $110,000 ($387.32)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $968,000 ($3408.45)

4.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,895 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.96%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,281 average AGI)
Cape May County:

0.14%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Atlantic County, NJ  0.87% ($40,826 average AGI)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.33% ($53,143)
from Camden County, NJ  0.30% ($59,392)


5.59% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,024 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.59%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($342 average AGI)
Cape May County:

0.09%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Atlantic County, NJ  1.10% ($40,178 average AGI)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.28% ($85,946)
to Cumberland County, NJ  0.28% ($39,919)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cape May Point:

  • WJWL (900 AM; 11 kW; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WCMC (1230 AM; 1 kW; WILDWOOD, NJ; Owner: EQUITY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cape May Point:

  • WDOX (106.7 FM; NORTH CAPE MAY, NJ; Owner: WJNN, INC.)
  • WBNJ (93.1 FM; WILDWOOD CREST, NJ; Owner: EQUITY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WCZT (98.7 FM; VILLAS, NJ; Owner: WZK, LLC)
  • WWCJ (89.1 FM; CAPE MAY, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WGBZ (105.5 FM; CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, NJ; Owner: EQUITY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WZXL (100.7 FM; WILDWOOD, NJ; Owner: EQUITY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WNJZ (90.3 FM; CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WWZK (94.3 FM; AVALON, NJ; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WJNE (103.5 FM; BETHANY BEACH, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WXJN (105.9 FM; LEWES, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIXM (97.3 FM; MILLVILLE, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM ATLANTIC CITY II LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WGMD (92.7 FM; REHOBOTH BEACH, DE; Owner: RESORT BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTKU (98.3 FM; OCEAN CITY, NJ; Owner: SOUTH JERSEY RADIO, INC.)
  • WKOE (106.3 FM; OCEAN CITY, NJ; Owner: OCEAN COMMUNICATIONS)
  • W222AL (92.3 FM; CAPE MAY, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cape May Point:

  • W05AX (Channel 5; CAPE MAY, NJ; Owner: WILDWOOD FIVE TELEVISION)
  • WMGM-TV (Channel 40; WILDWOOD, NJ; Owner: SOUTH JERSEY RADIO, INC.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Yale Ave Fire House (Lat: 38.933444 Lon: -74.951833), Call Sign: KNJX317
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.745 MHzGrant Date: 06/05/2014, Expiration Date: 08/18/2024Registrant: County Of Cape May, 4 Moore Road, Cape May Courthouse, NJ 08210, Phone: (609) 465-1035, Fax: (609) 465-1418, Email:
  • Fire House Yale Ave (Lat: 38.933444 Lon: -74.951833), Call Sign: KWQ674
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.085 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/2014, Expiration Date: 03/01/2024Registrant: County Of Cape May Dn4, 4 Moore Road, Cape May Courthouse, NJ 08210, Phone: (609) 465-1035, Fax: (609) 465-1418, Email:
  • Lighthouse & Yale Ave (Lat: 38.932889 Lon: -74.960444), Call Sign: WYC538
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.085 MHzGrant Date: 08/20/2013, Expiration Date: 11/04/2023Registrant: Ted Kingston, Inc., 5 E. Willard Rd., Strathmere, NJ 08248, Phone: (609) 263-8739, Email:
  • Lighthouse Ave (Lat: 38.937611 Lon: -74.957944), Call Sign: WNHD825
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.375 MHz, 159.405 MHz, 159.465 MHzGrant Date: 07/23/2011, Expiration Date: 09/29/2021Registrant: New Jersey Forest Fire Service, 501 East State St. Mail Code 501-04, Trenton, NJ 08625-0420, Phone: (609) 292-2977, Fax: (609) 984-0378, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB2FWX, Grant Date: 11/15/1988, Expiration Date: 11/15/1998, Cancellation Date: 11/16/2000, Registrant: Peter W Thomas, 207 Harvard Ave, Cape May Point, NJ 08212
  • Call Sign: N2PUW, Previous Call Sign: KB2NWV, Grant Date: 03/03/1992, Expiration Date: 03/03/2002, Cancellation Date: 03/04/2004, Registrant: James N Handley, 321 Stites Ave, Cape May Point, NJ 08212

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$368,7906$268,0824$287,708
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$154,7600$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$344,5051$331,990
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$202,7700$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0219.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2000
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$74,160
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0219.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Cape May Point and their reported violations in the past:

CAPE MAY POINT BORO WATE (Population served: 4,000, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-06-2007), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-26-2009)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2005)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Solar energy (3%)

Cape May Point compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Cape May Point on our top lists:

  • #80 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest residents"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
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