Atlantic City, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Atlantic City, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
37,999
Unemployment
12.6%
Poverty
37.1%
Median Home
$156,700
Median Income
$29,232
Median Rent
$904

Atlantic City SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
8

Atlantic City, NJ Crime Report

2,061
Total Crimes
5,482.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
121.36%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Atlantic City
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,061 5,482.4 1,542.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 323 859.2 206.9 366.7
Murder 11 29.3 2.9 5.0
Robbery 182 484.1 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 101 268.7 122.2 250.2
Property Crime 1,738 4,623.2 1,335.7 2,109.9
Burglary 130 345.8 184.6 340.5
Larceny 1,519 4,040.6 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 89 236.7 116.4 219.9

Atlantic City, NJ Cost Of Living

105
Atlantic City's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Atlantic City New Jersey National Average
Overall 105 123 100
Services 105 111 100
Groceries 117 110 100
Health 103 102 100
Housing 96 158 100
Transportation 115 110 100
Utilities 108 100 100

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Population over time in Atlantic City

Year Population % Change
2019 37,999 -1.0%
2018 38,372 -1.8%
2017 39,075 -0.6%
2016 39,306 -0.6%
2015 39,547 0.1%
2014 39,521 -0.2%
2013 39,591 -0.2%
2012 39,680 -0.4%
2011 39,848 -0.6%
2010 40,081 -

Race / Ethnicity in Atlantic City

White
15.6% (5,914)
African American
33.7% (12,798)
American Indian
0.3% (125)
Asian
16.5% (6,261)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (36)
Two Or More
2.8% (1,059)
Hispanic
31.1% (11,806)
Race Atlantic City NJ USA
White 15.6% 55.4% 60.7%
African American 33.7% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 16.5% 9.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 31.1% 20.2% 18.0%

Gender in Atlantic City

Female
49.6% (18,850)
Male
50.4% (19,148)
Gender Atlantic City NJ USA
Female 49.6% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 50.4% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Atlantic City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (3,799)
9-12th Grade
15.0% (5,699)
High School / GED
35.0% (13,299)
Some College
18.0% (6,839)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (1,899)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (4,179)
Master's Degree
4.0% (1,519)
Professional Degree
1.0% (379)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (379)
Education Atlantic City NJ USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 15.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Atlantic City, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
18.0% (684,540)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.5% (323,520)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.5% (663,217)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.4% (509,545)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.4% (510,525)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.7% (444,351)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.2% (274,992)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.7% (218,376)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (81,860)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (88,968)
Income Atlantic City NJ USA
Less than $10,000 18.0% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.5% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.5% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.4% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.4% 9.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.7% 14.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.2% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.7% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 10.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 14.0% 7.7%

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