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Total population: 5,338 (Urban population: 3,758, Rural population: 946 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 2,669 (2,126 occupied: 1,522 owner occupied, 602 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

28%
State:

37%

Housing density: 297 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $85,903.

Median contract rent in 2016: $559 (lower quartile is $454, upper quartile is $647)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $2,842


Median gross rent in Cape May Court House, NJ in 2016: $713

Housing units in Cape May Court House with a mortgage: 1,089 (0 second mortgage, 149 home equity loan, 9 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 433

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $83,441

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $64,630

Median monthly housing costs: $1,356


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Cape May Court House, New Jersey Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $263,686 (it was $121,300 in 2000)
Cape May Court House:

$263,686
New Jersey:

$328,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $207,015 - $351,597
Median year house/condo built: 1984

Median year apartment built: 1975

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,435
  • In family households: 4,202 (776 male householders, 579 female householders)
    1,180 spouses, 1,320 children (1,345 natural, 0 adopted, 0 stepchildren), 76 grandchildren, 22 brothers or sisters, 56 parents, 38 other relatives, 95 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,005 (351 male householders (309 living alone)), 418 female householders (333 living alone)), 233 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 224

Size of family households: 592 2-persons, 329 3-persons, 233 4-persons, 160 5-persons, 14 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 640 1-person, 106 2-persons, 29 6-persons.

813 married couples with children.
86 single-parent households (52 men, 34 women).

93.9% of residents of Cape May Court House speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (86% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
2.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (64% speak English very well, 36% speak English well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (56% speak English very well, 44% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 77 (1.4%)
(81.8% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.3
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.9
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Cape May Court House, New Jersey:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 281 bedroom
  • 2852 bedrooms
  • 8023 bedrooms
  • 3554 bedrooms
  • 545+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Cape May Court House population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Cape May Court House, New Jersey:

  • 131no bedroom
  • 1331 bedroom
  • 1242 bedrooms
  • 1683 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Cape May Court House population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Cape May Court House in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 28no vehicle
  • 2421 vehicle
  • 8542 vehicles
  • 3193 vehicles
  • 1014 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Cape May Court House population

Cars and other vehicles available in Cape May Court House in renter-occupied apartments

  • 118no vehicle
  • 2921 vehicle
  • 1132 vehicles
  • 613 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Cape May Court House population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Cape May Court House, New Jersey:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 453 rooms
  • 1524 rooms
  • 3035 rooms
  • 3256 rooms
  • 2687 rooms
  • 1878 rooms
  • 2259+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Cape May Court House population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Cape May Court House, New Jersey:

  • 1421 room
  • 122 rooms
  • 943 rooms
  • 884 rooms
  • 1055 rooms
  • 746 rooms
  • 137 rooms
  • 238 rooms
  • 119+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Cape May Court House population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Cape May Court House, NJ household income distribution

  • Cape May Court House, NJ household income distribution
  • 142Less than $10,000
  • 88$10,000 to $14,999
  • 93$15,000 to $19,999
  • 71$20,000 to $24,999
  • 218$25,000 to $29,999
  • 48$30,000 to $34,999
  • 89$35,000 to $39,999
  • 56$40,000 to $44,999
  • 25$45,000 to $49,999
  • 184$50,000 to $59,999
  • 210$60,000 to $74,999
  • 175$75,000 to $99,999
  • 233$100,000 to $124,999
  • 193$125,000 to $149,999
  • 246$150,000 to $199,999
  • 62$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Cape May Court House, NJ

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Cape May Court House, NJ
  • 26Less than $10,000
  • 32$20,000 to $24,999
  • 39$40,000 to $49,999
  • 4$80,000 to $89,999
  • 14$90,000 to $99,999
  • 9$125,000 to $149,999
  • 45$150,000 to $174,999
  • 78$175,000 to $199,999
  • 374$200,000 to $249,999
  • 287$250,000 to $299,999
  • 328$300,000 to $399,999
  • 97$400,000 to $499,999
  • 104$500,000 to $749,999
  • 11$750,000 to $999,999
  • 6$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Cape May Court House, NJ

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Cape May Court House, NJ
  • 9$400 to $449
  • 7$450 to $499
  • 40$650 to $699
  • 8$700 to $749
  • 36$750 to $799
  • 85$800 to $899
  • 266$1,000 to $1,249
  • 23$1,250 to $1,499
  • 64$3,000 to $3,499
  • 13No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 131990 to 1999
  • 581980 to 1989
  • 61970 to 1979
  • 74Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Cape May Court House population
Cape May Court House commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 140
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 543
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 352
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 216
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 556
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 126
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 77
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 24
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 132
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 17
  • 90 or more minutes: 0
Cape May Court House, NJ Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 87.9%
Number of people working at home: 64 (2.9% of all workers)

Cape May Court House mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 3,860 (91%)
  • Carpooled: 255 (6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 33 (1%)
  • Taxi: 19 (0%)
  • Walked: 75 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 64 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Irish: 390
 English: 319
 American: 244
 Italian: 240
 German: 168
 Greek: 165
 Polish: 76
 Lebanese: 71
 Norwegian: 34
 Swedish: 17
 French (except Basque): 10
 French Canadian: 10
 Pennsylvania German: 10
 Portuguese: 10
 Dutch: 9
 Scottish: 9
 Danish: 8
 Canadian: 7
 Scotch-Irish: 6

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 34%Korea
  • 29%Greece
  • 12%Panama
  • 10%Canada
  • 9%France
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 3,586
  • Other state: 1,833
  • Northeast: 1,481
  • Midwest: 92
  • South: 227
  • West: 28

93% of Cape May Court House residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 14% lived in New Jersey.

Cape May Court House:

93.0%
State average:

89.6%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 37
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 133
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 34
  • 11th grade: 68
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 24
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 677
  • Less than 1 year of college: 58
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 196
  • Associate degree: 152
  • Bachelor's degree: 399
  • Master's degree: 194
  • Professional school degree: 14
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 43
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 7
  • 7th and 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 97
  • 10th grade: 33
  • 11th grade: 42
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 578
  • Less than 1 year of college: 80
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 260
  • Associate degree: 165
  • Bachelor's degree: 642
  • Master's degree: 195
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.6%Males
  • 8.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 25.9%Males
Cape May Court House marital status for males
Cape May Court House marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,738
  • One, attached: 236
  • Two: 275
  • 3 or 4: 20
  • 5 to 9: 7
  • 50 or more: 72
  • Mobile homes: 236

Median worth of mobile homes: $15,712

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.9%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.8%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Cape May Court House:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Cape May Court House
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (83.3%)
  • Electricity (12.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.7%)
  • Other fuel (1.5%)
  • Utility gas (60.8%)
  • Electricity (35.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 36
Here:

9.3%
New Jersey:

10.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 38
Here:

35.5%
New Jersey:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
New Jersey:

25.9%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)