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Demographics

People

Total Population955
Male Share of the Population51.8%
Female Share of the Population48.2%
Senior Citizens25.2%
Employed Population 16+441
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married47.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher39.6%
Median Earnings25+$29,297
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,319
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,113

Wealth

Median Family Income$77,083
% Above Poverty Level86.3%
% Below Poverty Level13.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work26.1%
% Using Public Transportation2.3%

Housing

People Living Alone26.7%
Median Gross Rent$1,050
Median House Value$476,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)25.3%
Irish23.2%
English15.6%
Italian9.9%
Swedish5%
French Except Basque3.7%
Polish3%
Scottish1.8%
Norwegian1.5%
Ukrainian1%
Welsh1%
Portuguese0.9%
Lithuanian0.9%
Danishn0.7%
Russian0.7%
Romanian0.7%
US/American0.7%
Swiss0.5%
African0.4%
Slovak0.4%
Albanian0.3%
Dutch0.3%
German0.2%
Canadian0.1%
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West Cape May Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cape May County
Standard Zip Codes8204
Phone Area Codes609
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.94
Approximate Longitude-74.9

West Cape May Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCAPE MAY 2 NW
Distance0.9 miles
Jan Temp27 to 42 F
Apr Temp43 to 60 F
Jul Temp67 to 84 F
Oct Temp49 to 66 F
Annual Precip41.3 inches
StationBELLEPLAIN ST FOREST
Distance21.9 miles
Jan Temp22 to 44 F
Apr Temp38 to 66 F
Jul Temp63 to 88 F
Oct Temp43 to 70 F
Annual Precip44.5 inches
StationDOVER
Distance34.1 miles
Jan Temp27 to 44 F
Apr Temp44 to 65 F
Jul Temp68 to 87 F
Oct Temp49 to 69 F
Annual Precip46.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cape May3,529$99,250
Cape May Point214$78,750
North Wildwood3,943$63,205
West Wildwood500$56,875
Wildwood5,192$28,894
Wildwood Crest3,210$66,758

West Cape May Public Schools

West Cape May Elementary School
301 Moore Street
ZIP: 8204
(609) 884-4614
Primary
Total Enrollment 80
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