Ocean City Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Ocean City Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
6,944

Age

Under 5 Years:
1.5%
5 - 17:
5.3%
18 - 24:
9.5%
25 - 34:
11.3%
35 - 54:
19.8%
55 - 64:
18.7%
Over 65 Years:
33.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.8%
3.8%
High School Graduates
91.1%
91.1%
College Graduated
32.2%
32.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Ocean City
$42,371
$42,371
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Ocean City
$54,014
$54,014
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
7.6%

Employment Industries in Ocean City

 
Accommodation
30.2%
30.2%
Retail
13.6%
13.6%
Construction
9.3%
9.3%
Real estate
6.7%
6.7%
Healthcare
5.4%
5.4%
Education
4.8%
4.8%
Administration
4.4%
4.4%
Other
4.2%
4.2%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
3.8%
3.8%
Public Service
3.3%
3.3%
Finance
3.2%
3.2%
Manufacturing
2.7%
2.7%
Arts
2.4%
2.4%
Wholesale
2.3%
2.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
88.9%
88.9%
Black Or African American
1.6%
1.6%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.0%
0.0%
Asian
0.1%
0.1%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.1%
3.1%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
6.3%
6.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
24.8%
24.8%
German
19.8%
19.8%
English
12.8%
12.8%
Italian
10.8%
10.8%
Polish
6.5%
6.5%
French
2.0%
2.0%
Russian
1.8%
1.8%
Dutch
1.4%
1.4%
Greek
1.4%
1.4%
European
1.4%
1.4%
Scottish
1.1%
1.1%
British
1.0%
1.0%
Ukrainian
1.0%
1.0%
Welsh
0.7%
0.7%
Swedish
0.7%
0.7%
Scots-Irish
0.7%
0.7%
Austrian
0.7%
0.7%
Slovak
0.7%
0.7%
Macedonian
0.7%
0.7%
Finnish
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
91.4%
91.4%
Spanish
3.9%
3.9%
Greek
1.6%
1.6%
Other Indo-European
1.0%
1.0%
Italian
0.9%
0.9%
Slavic languages
0.8%
0.8%
Russian
0.5%
0.5%
French
0.1%
0.1%
Arabic
0.1%
0.1%
Polish
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Tagalog
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Vietnamese
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Thai
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Ocean City Residents:
8.5%


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