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Demographics

People

Total Population880
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.3%
Senior Citizens40.9%
Employed Population 16+378
Age of the Population62

Families

% of people married63%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher46.2%
Median Earnings25+$47,857
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,875

Wealth

Median Family Income$88,472
% Above Poverty Level97.3%
% Below Poverty Level2.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time35 minutes
% Working from Home5.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation4%

Housing

People Living Alone26.8%
Median Gross Rent$979
Median House Value$600,300

Ancestry

Irish26.9%
Italian24.5%
Polish8.8%
English8.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.7%
Scottish2.7%
Norwegian1.8%
Lithuanian1.8%
Greek1.8%
Slovak1.7%
French Except Basque1.6%
Syrian1.5%
Arab1.5%
Russian1.3%
Hungarian1.1%
Dutch0.8%
Danishn0.7%
Czech0.7%
West Indian0.5%
Jamaican0.5%
Swedish0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Welsh0.3%
Romanian0.3%
Croatian0.3%
German0.3%
Portuguese0.2%
US/American0.2%
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Ship Bottom Almanac

CategoryValue
County Ocean County
Standard Zip Codes8008
Phone Area Codes609
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.54
Approximate Longitude-74.3

Ship Bottom Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationTUCKERTON
Distance9.5 miles
Jan Temp23 to 42 F
Apr Temp40 to 62 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.9 inches
StationATLANTIC CITY AP
Distance24.5 miles
Jan Temp23 to 41 F
Apr Temp40 to 61 F
Jul Temp65 to 85 F
Oct Temp44 to 66 F
Annual Precip40.5 inches
StationINDIAN MILLS 2 W
Distance33.9 miles
Jan Temp23 to 42 F
Apr Temp40 to 65 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp43 to 68 F
Annual Precip47.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Barnegat21,829$72,734
Beach Haven1,022$106,250
Harvey Cedars430$103,750
Long Beach3,051$111,806
Tuckerton3,367$75,021

Ship Bottom Public Schools

Long Beach Island Grade School
201 20th Street
ZIP: 8008
(609) 494-8851
Primary
Total Enrollment 122
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