Atlantic County, NJ has a population of 270,991 people with a median age of 40.6 and a median household income of $56,778. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Atlantic County, NJ declined from 274,219 to 270,991, a 1.18% decrease and its median household income grew from $54,052 to $56,778, a 5.04% increase.
The population of Atlantic County, NJ is 56.2% White, 18.8% Hispanic, and 14.6% Black. 28.7% of the people in Atlantic County, NJ speak a non-English language, and 92.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Atlantic County, NJ are The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, with 2,238 graduates, Atlantic Cape Community College, with 842 graduates, and Harris School of Business-Linwood Campus, with 213 graduates.
The median property value in Atlantic County, NJ is $215,100, and the homeownership rate is 67.6%. Most people in Atlantic County, NJ commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Atlantic County, NJ is 2 cars per household.
Atlantic County, NJ is the 15th most populated county in New Jersey and borders Burlington County, NJ; Camden County, NJ; Cape May County, NJ; Cumberland County, NJ; Gloucester County, NJ; and Ocean County, NJ& 1 more.