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Overview

Introduction to Ventnor City, New Jersey

Ventnor City, New Jersey, in Atlantic county, is 31 miles E of Vineland, New Jersey and 55 miles SE of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The city is located in the Atlantic - Cape May metropolitan area.

Ventnor City History

In the January of 1889, this beautiful locality was named Ventnor after a place of the same name in England. At the time of its creation, Ventnor City was a part of the Egg Harbor Township, and had a population of 6,674. Over the years, these figures have gone up, and currently there are over 12,000 residents in this city.

Ventnor City and nearby Attractions

  • Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts/ Emlin Physick Estate
  • Brigantine Beach Historical Museum
  • Ocean Life Center
  • Cape May County Park
  • Atlantic City Cemetery
  • Leaming's Run Gardens

Things To Do In Ventnor City

There are various interesting sites near Ventnor City, including the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts, the Brigantine Beach Historical Museum, the Marine Mammal Stranding Center Museum, the Noyes Museum of Art, and the Ocean Life Center. For a day out with family and friends, the Leaming's Run Gardens or the Cape May County Park are the ideal places.

Ventnor City Transportation

The Atlantic City International Airport is close by.

Ventnor City Higher Education

The nearby institutes offering higher educational opportunities are The Richard Stockton College Of New Jersey and the Atlantic Cape Community College.

Demographics

People

Total Population10,505
Male Share of the Population46.5%
Female Share of the Population53.5%
Senior Citizens21.6%
Employed Population 16+4,499
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married42.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher29.5%
Median Earnings25+$28,357
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,858
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,399

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,614
% Above Poverty Level84.9%
% Below Poverty Level15.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.2%
% Using Public Transportation17.4%

Housing

People Living Alone35.1%
Median Gross Rent$1,075
Median House Value$292,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)38.5%
Italian18.2%
Irish12.5%
English8.4%
German7.6%
Russian3.6%
Polish2%
French Except Basque2%
Greek1.2%
Arab1.1%
Lebanese1%
Ukrainian0.8%
Scottish0.8%
Hungarian0.8%
Dutch0.7%
African0.7%
Turkish0.7%
Albanian0.6%
Austrian0.5%
Portuguese0.4%
Jamaican0.4%
West Indian0.4%
Welsh0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
Romanian0.3%
Bulgarian0.3%
Finnish0.2%
Moroccan0.2%
Nigerian0.2%
Guyanese0.1%
Canadian0.1%
Czech0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Norwegian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
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Ventnor City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Atlantic County
Standard Zip Codes8406
Phone Area Codes609
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.34
Approximate Longitude-74.48

Ventnor City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationATLANTIC CITY MARINA
Distance3.8 miles
Jan Temp29 to 41 F
Apr Temp45 to 58 F
Jul Temp70 to 81 F
Oct Temp53 to 65 F
Annual Precip38.3 inches
StationATLANTIC CITY AP
Distance9 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
StationTUCKERTON
Distance19.2 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Atlantic City39,306$31,809
Linwood7,009$104,706
Longport1,006$145,694
Margate City6,250$102,188
Northfield8,537$87,013
Pleasantville20,532$47,711
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