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Encyclopedia > Cape May County, New Jersey
Cape May County, New Jersey
Image:Cape May County Seal.gif
Map
Map of New Jersey highlighting Cape May County
Location in the state of New Jersey
Map of the USA highlighting New Jersey
New Jersey's location in the USA
Statistics
Founded 1685
Seat Cape May Court House
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

1,607 km² (620 mi²)
661 km² (255 mi²)
946 km² (365 mi²), 58.86%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

102,326
155/km² 
Website: www.co.cape-may.nj.us

Cape May County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. As of the 2000 Census, the population is 102,326. It is included in the ' Ocean City Metropolitan Statistical Area'. Its county seat is the Cape May Court House section of Middle Township6. Image File history File links Map_of_New_Jersey_highlighting_Cape_May_County. ... Official language(s) None, English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq mi (22,608 km²)  - Width 70 miles (110 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 14. ... Image File history File links Map_of_USA_NJ.svg‎ File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): New Jersey ... Events February 6 - James Stuart, Duke of York becomes King James II of England and Ireland and King James VII of Scotland. ... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... Cape May Court House is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Area is a physical quantity expressing the size of a part of a surface. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ... 2000 US Census logo The Twenty-Second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ... Population density by country, 2006 Population density is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume. ... A county is generally a sub-unit of regional self-government within a sovereign jurisdiction. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties Libertarian Party State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Counties, Cities, and Towns Other countries Politics Portal      A U.S. state is any one of the fifty subnational entities of... Official language(s) None, English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq mi (22,608 km²)  - Width 70 miles (110 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 14. ... The United States Census of year 2000, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ... Ocean City highlighted in Cape May County. ... In the United States, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has produced a formal definition of metropolitan areas, which are organized around county boundaries. ... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... Cape May Court House is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Middle Township highlighted in Cape May County. ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of encyclopedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ...


This county is part of the Delaware Valley area. The Delaware Valley, also known as the Philadelphia-Camden-Vineland, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Combined Statistical Area, is named for the Delaware River which flows through the region. ...

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,607 km² (620 mi²). 661 km² (255 mi²) of it is land and 946 km² (365 mi²) of it (58.86%) is water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ...


Most of the county is flat and coastal. Sea level is the lowest point; the highest elevation is found at three areas in Belleplain State Forest in the county's northern corner which are approximately 60 feet (18.2 m) above sea level.


Adjacent Counties

Atlantic County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Cumberland County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ...

Demographics

Historical populations
Census Pop.
1790 2,571
1800 3,066 19.3%
1810 3,632 18.5%
1820 4,265 17.4%
1830 4,936 15.7%
1840 5,324 7.9%
1850 6,433 20.8%
1860 7,130 10.8%
1870 8,349 17.1%
1880 9,765 17.0%
1890 11,268 15.4%
1900 13,201 17.2%
1910 19,745 49.6%
1920 19,460 -1.4%
1930 29,486 51.5%
1940 28,919 -1.9%
1950 37,131 28.4%
1960 48,555 30.8%
1970 59,554 22.7%
1980 82,266 38.1%
1990 95,089 15.6%
2000 102,326 7.6%
Est. 2005 99,286 [1] -3.0%
historical census data source: [2][3]

As of the census² of 2000, there were 102,326 people, 42,148 households, and 27,354 families residing in the county. The population density was 155/km² (401/mi²). There were 91,047 housing units at an average density of 138/km² (357/mi²). The racial makeup of the county was 91.57% White, 5.06% Black or African American, 0.18% Native American, 0.65% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 1.35% from other races, and 1.16% from two or more races. 3.30% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. The United States Census of 1790 was the first Census conducted in the United States. ... The United States Census of 1800 was the second Census conducted in the United States. ... The United States Census of 1810 was the third Census conducted in the United States. ... The United States Census of 1820 was the fourth Census conducted in the United States. ... The United States Census of 1830 was the fifth Census conducted in the United States. ... The Sixth Census of the United States, conducted by the Bureau of the Census, determined the resident population of the United States to be 17,069,453 — an increase of 32. ... The Seventh Census of the United States, conducted by the Bureau of the Census, determined the resident population of the United States to be 23,191,876 — an increase of 35. ... The United States Census of 1860 was the eighth Census conducted in the United States. ... The Ninth United States Census was taken in 1870. ... 1880 US Census The United States Census of 1880 was the tenth United States Census. ... The Eleventh United States Census was taken June 1, 1890. ... 1900 US Census The Twelfth United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 76,212,168, an increase of 21. ... The Thirteenth United States Census was taken in 1910. ... The Fourteenth United States Census was taken in 1920. ... 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The Twenty-first United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 248,709,873, an increase of 9. ... 2000 US Census logo The Twenty-Second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ... 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of encyclopedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... Race, as defined by the United States Census Bureau and the Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB), is a self-identification data item in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify. ... 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There were 42,148 households out of which 26.10% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.50% were married couples living together, 10.90% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.10% were non-families. 30.20% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.70% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.36 and the average family size was 2.94. “Matrimony” redirects here. ...


In the county the population was spread out with 22.30% under the age of 18, 6.40% from 18 to 24, 25.50% from 25 to 44, 25.60% from 45 to 64, and 20.20% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 92.60 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.80 males.


The median income for a household in the county was $41,591, and the median income for a family was $51,402. Males had a median income of $39,340 versus $27,621 for females. The per capita income for the county was $24,172. About 6.40% of families and 8.60% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.70% of those under age 18 and 7.30% of those age 65 or over. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Government

Cape May County Government is governed by a Board of Chosen Freeholders consisting of five members. These individuals are elected at large by the citizens of Cape May County in partisan elections and serve staggered 3-year terms. Cape May County's Freeholders are:[4] The Board of Chosen Freeholders is the legislative body in each of the 21 counties in New Jersey. ...

  • Daniel Beyel (Freeholder Director, term expires December 31, 2008),
  • Ralph E. Sheets, Jr. (Freeholder Vice-Director, 2008)
  • Ralph E. Bakley, Sr. (2007)
  • Leonard C. Desiderio (2006)
  • Gerald M. Thornton (2007)

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Industry

The majority of Cape May County's industry is tourism, due to its beaches and location between the Delaware Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. During the summer season (which traditionally ranges from Memorial Day to Labor Day), tourists often outnumber "locals" 9 to 1. Delaware Bay Delaware Bay is a large esturarial inlet of the Atlantic Ocean at the mouth of the Delaware River along the coast of the United States. ... Relatives and others traditionally place flags near veterans headstones on Memorial Day Memorial Day is a United States federal holiday that is observed on the last Monday of May (most recently observed May 29, 2006). ... Labor Day is a United States federal holiday that takes place on the first Monday of September. ...


Municipalities

Index map of Cape May County Municipalities (click to see index key)

The following municipalities are located in Cape May County. The municipality type is listed in parentheses after the name, except where the type is included as part of the name. Census-designated places and other unincorporated communities are listed under their municipalities. Image File history File links Cape_May_County,_New_Jersey_Municipalities. ... Image File history File links Cape_May_County,_New_Jersey_Municipalities. ... A census-designated place (CDP) is an area identified by the United States Census Bureau for statistical reporting. ... In United States law, a region of land is unincorporated if it is not a part of any municipality. ...

Avalon Borough highlighted in Cape May County. ... Part of Cape May Point as viewed from the top of the Cape May Lighthouse Cape May Point is a Walsh Act borough located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Cape May City highlighted in Cape May County. ... Dennis Township highlighted in Cape May County. ... Lower Township highlighted in Cape May County. ... Diamond Beach is a census-designated place and place in Lower Township, Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Erma is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... North Cape May is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Villas is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Middle Township highlighted in Cape May County. ... Cape May Court House is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Rio Grande is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Whitesboro-Burleigh is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... North Wildwood City highlighted in Cape May County. ... Ocean City highlighted in Cape May County. ... Sea Isle City highlighted in Cape May County. ... Stone Harbor Borough highlighted in Cape May County. ... Upper Township highlighted in Cape May County. ... Marmora is an unincorporated place in Upper Township, in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. ... Map of Strathmere CDP in Cape May County Strathmere is a census-designated place and unincorporated area located within Upper Township, in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... West Cape May Borough highlighted in Cape May County. ... West Wildwood Borough highlighted in Cape May County. ... Wildwood Crest Borough highlighted in Cape May County. ... Map of Cape May County Panorama of the Wildwood boardwalk, facing north Wildwood is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. ... Woodbine Borough highlighted in Cape May County. ...

Education

Atlantic Cape Community College, founded in 1964 with campuses in Mays Landing and Cape May Court House, serves students from both Atlantic County and Cape May County. Atlantic Cape Community College is an accredited, co-educational, two-year, public, community college located in Atlantic County, New Jersey. ... Mays Landing is a census-designated place located in Atlantic County, New Jersey. ... Cape May Court House is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Atlantic County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ...


References

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Municipalities of Cape May County, New Jersey
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Boroughs Avalon | Cape May Point | Stone Harbor | West Cape May | West Wildwood | Wildwood Crest | Woodbine
Cities Cape May | North Wildwood | Ocean City | Sea Isle City | Wildwood
Townships Dennis Township | Lower Township | Middle Township | Upper Township
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communities
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State of New Jersey
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Regions

Central Jersey | Delaware Valley | Jersey Shore | Meadowlands | North Jersey | Pine Barrens | Shore Region | Skylands Region | South Jersey | New York metro area | Tri‑State Region A municipality or general-purpose district (compare with: special-purpose district) is an administrative local area generally composed of a clearly defined territory and commonly referring to a city, town, or village government. ... Official language(s) None, English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq mi (22,608 km²)  - Width 70 miles (110 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 14. ... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... Cape May Court House is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... A Borough (sometimes spelled Boro on road signage) in the context of New Jersey local government refers to one of five types and one of twelve forms of municipal government. ... Avalon Borough highlighted in Cape May County. ... Part of Cape May Point as viewed from the top of the Cape May Lighthouse Cape May Point is a Walsh Act borough located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Stone Harbor Borough highlighted in Cape May County. ... West Cape May Borough highlighted in Cape May County. ... West Wildwood Borough highlighted in Cape May County. ... Wildwood Crest Borough highlighted in Cape May County. ... Woodbine Borough highlighted in Cape May County. ... Image File history File links Map_of_New_Jersey_highlighting_Cape_May_County. ... Modern forms of municipal government Walsh Act/Commission 1923 Municipal Manager Faulkner Act forms of municipal government Mayor-Council Council-Manager Small Municipality Mayor-Council-Administrator A City in the context of New Jersey local government refers to one of five types and one of eleven forms of municipal government. ... Cape May City highlighted in Cape May County. ... North Wildwood City highlighted in Cape May County. ... Ocean City highlighted in Cape May County. ... Sea Isle City highlighted in Cape May County. ... Map of Cape May County Panorama of the Wildwood boardwalk, facing north Wildwood is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. ... Modern forms of municipal government Walsh Act/Commission 1923 Municipal Manager Faulkner Act forms of municipal government Mayor-Council Council-Manager Small Municipality Mayor-Council-Administrator A township, in the context of New Jersey local government, refers to one of five types and one of eleven forms of municipal government. ... Dennis Township highlighted in Cape May County. ... Lower Township highlighted in Cape May County. ... Middle Township highlighted in Cape May County. ... Upper Township highlighted in Cape May County. ... A census-designated place (CDP) is an area identified by the United States Census Bureau for statistical reporting. ... Cape May Court House is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Diamond Beach is a census-designated place and place in Lower Township, Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Erma is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Marmora is an unincorporated place in Upper Township, in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. ... North Cape May is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Map of Strathmere CDP in Cape May County Strathmere is a census-designated place and unincorporated area located within Upper Township, in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Rio Grande is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Villas is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Whitesboro-Burleigh is a census-designated place located in Cape May County, New Jersey. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_New_Jersey. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties Libertarian Party State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Counties, Cities, and Towns Other countries Politics Portal      A U.S. state is any one of the fifty subnational entities of... Official language(s) None, English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq mi (22,608 km²)  - Width 70 miles (110 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 14. ... Nickname: Trent, T-Town Location of Trenton inside of Mercer County Coordinates: Country United States State New Jersey County Mercer County Founded circa 1719 Mayor Douglas H. Palmer Area    - City 21. ... Independence Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, site of first U.S. capital. ... 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Cities

Atlantic City | Bayonne | Camden | Cherry Hill | Clifton | East Orange | Edison | Elizabeth | Hackensack | Hoboken | Jersey City | Linden | Long Branch | New Brunswick | Newark | Passaic | Paterson | Perth Amboy | Plainfield | Princeton | Toms River | Trenton | Union City | Vineland Map of Atlantic City in Atlantic County Coordinates: Country United States State New Jersey County Atlantic Incorporated March 1854  - Mayor Bob Levy Area    - City 44. ... Seal of Bayonne Bayonne is a city in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States. ... The City of Camden is the county seat of Camden County, New Jersey in the United States. ... Cherry Hill highlighted in Camden County Cherry Hill Township is a township located in Camden County, New Jersey. ... Map of Clifton in Passaic County Clifton is a city in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States. ... Map of East Orange in Essex County East Orange is a city in Essex County, New Jersey, USA. As of the United States 2000 Census, the city had a total population of 69,824. ... The Edison Memorial Tower, one of Edison Townships notable landmarks. ... Map of Elizabeth in Union County Union County Court House Elizabeth is a City in Union County, New Jersey, in the United States. ... Hackensack is a city in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States and the county seat of Bergen CountyGR6. ... Map of New Jersey highlighting Hoboken Image of Hoboken taken by NASA (red line shows where Hoboken is). ... Location of Jersey City within New Jersey. ... Linden is a city located in Union County, New Jersey. ... Map of Long Branch in Monmouth County Long Branch is a City located in Monmouth County, New Jersey. ... Nickname: Hub CityThe Healthcare City Coordinates: Country United States of America State New Jersey County Middlesex Established 1714 Incorporated {{{established_date2}}} Government type Faulkner Act Mayor James Cahill Area    - City 14. ... Nickname: The Brick City Map of Newark in Essex County Coordinates: County Essex Founded/Incorporated 1666/1836  - Mayor Cory Booker, term of office 2006–2010 Area [1]    - City 67. ... Passaic is a city in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States. ... The skyline of Paterson, New Jersey, showing the canyon of the Passaic River in the foreground. ... The Perth Amboy National Bank Building, and a view of the 5 Corners downtown area (Intersections of State and Smith Sts. ... Map of Plainfield in Union County Plainfield is a City in Union County, New Jersey, United States. ... Nassau Street, Princetons main street. ... The Township of Toms River is a township in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States, and the county seat of Ocean CountyGR6. ... Nickname: Trent, T-Town Location of Trenton inside of Mercer County Coordinates: Country United States State New Jersey County Mercer County Founded circa 1719 Mayor Douglas H. Palmer Area    - City 21. ... Spectators viewing the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks from across the Hudson River, in the terrace courtyard of the Union City Boxing Club. ... Vineland highlighted in Cumberland County. ...

Counties

Atlantic | Bergen | Burlington | Camden | Cape May | Cumberland | Essex | Gloucester | Hudson | Hunterdon | Mercer | Middlesex | Monmouth | Morris | Ocean | Passaic | Salem | Somerset | Sussex | Union | Warren List of New Jersey counties: New Jersey counties Atlantic County: formed in 1837 from part of Gloucester County. ... Atlantic County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Bergen County is the most populous county of the state of New Jersey, United States. ... Location in the state of New Jersey Formed 1694 Seat Mount Holly Area  - Total  - Water 2,122 km² (819 mi²) 38 km² (15 mi²) 1. ... Camden County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Cumberland County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Essex County is a county located in the northeastern part of the state of New Jersey. ... Gloucester County is a county located in the state of New Jersey. ... The skyline of Jersey City, as seen from Lower New York Bay. ... Hunterdon County is a county located in the state of New Jersey. ... {{Infobox U.S. CoiirjhtfnEGEYWnfv state = New Jersey | seal = Mc-m f seal. ... Middlesex County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Monmouth County is a county located in the state of New Jersey. ... Morris County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey, about 25 mi (40 km) west of New York City. ... Ocean County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Passaic County is a county located in the state of New Jersey. ... Salem County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Somerset County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... The County of Sussex (also known as Sussex County) is the northernmost county in the State of New Jersey. ... Union County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Warren County is a county located in the state of New Jersey. ...


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Cape May County, New Jersey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (611 words)
Cape May County is a county located in the state of New Jersey.
In the county the population was spread out with 22.30% under the age of 18, 6.40% from 18 to 24, 25.50% from 25 to 44, 25.60% from 45 to 64, and 20.20% who were 65 years of age or older.
Cape May County Government is governed by a Board of Chosen Freeholders consisting of five members.
Cape May, New Jersey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1626 words)
Cape May, is a town at the tip of the Cape May Peninsula in Cape May County, New Jersey with a population of 4,034 year-round residents (as of the United States 2000 Census) that is located at the southern tip of New Jersey, where the Delaware Bay meets the Atlantic Ocean.
Cape May claims to be the oldest seaside resort in the United States (The city's official motto is "The Nation's Oldest Seashore Resort"); it first became popular in the 18th century and was considered one of the finest resorts in America by the 19th century.
The 1st legislative district of the New Jersey Legislature is represented in the State Senate by Nicholas Asselta (R) and in the Assembly by Nelson Albano (D, Vineland) and Jeff Van Drew (D, Dennis Township).
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