Cape May County, New Jersey Basics:

Cape May County New Jersey - Government Site

Population: 96,415
Area: 251 square miles
County seat: Cape May Court House
Area code(s) in use: 609
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 89.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.6%
Median household income: $56,370
Persons in poverty: 9.7%
Home ownership rate: 74.4%
Mean travel time to work: 22.2 minutes

Adjacent counties:
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Map of the Cape May County area

Our detail map of Cape May County shows the Cape May County, New Jersey boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Cape May County, New Jersey

  Airports     show all on map

Cape May County Airport, Cape May County Gas Heliport, Ocean City Municipal Airport, Paramount Air Airport, Stone Harbor Golf Club Heliport, Woodbine Municipal Airport, Wuerkers New Acres Farm Heliport

  Bars     show all on map

Avalon Shoal, Brandywine Shoal, Brandywine Shoal, Crow Shoal, Crow Shoal, Deadman Shoal, Deadman Shoal, Deadman Shoal, Eph Shoal, Fishing Creek Shoal, Five Fathom Bank, McCrie Shoal, McCrie Shoal, Middle Shoal, Mud Hen Bar, North Shoal, Overfalls Shoal, Overfalls Shoal, Overfalls Shoal, Overfalls Shoal, Paddy Bar, Prissy Wicks Shoal, Round Shoal, Round Shoal, Ship John Shoal, Somer Shoal, The Lump, Turtle Gut Shoals

  Basins     show all on map

Ottens Basin, Post Creek Basin

  Bays     show all on map

Back o' th' Sound, Cape May Harbor, Cape May Inlet, Carnival Bay, Carnival Bayou, Clubhouse Lagoon, Corson Inlet, Corson Sound, Crooked Thorofare Cove, Genesis Bay, Grassy Sound, Great Egg Harbor Bay, Great Egg Harbor Inlet, Great Sound, Hann Cove, Hereford Inlet, Holmes Cove, Jarvis Sound, Jenkins Sound, Ludlam Bay, North Basin, Ottens Harbor, Paradise Bay, Peck Bay, Pennsylvania Harbor, Pleasure Bay, Princeton Harbor, Race Cove, Richardson Sound, Sanctuary Bay, Sand Marsh Cove, Shelter Haven, Side o' th' Bay, Skunk Sound, Snug Harbor, South Basin, South Harbor, Southwest Cove, Stites Sound, Stone Harbor, Strathmere Bay, Sunny Harbor, Taylor Sound, The Lagoon, The Lagoon, Townsend Sound, Townsends Inlet, Venetian Bayou

  Beaches     show all on map

Cooks Beach, Five Mile Beach, Higbee Beach, Kimbles Beach, Ludlam Beach, Miami Beach, Mile Beach, Peck Beach, Seven Mile Beach, Sunray Beach, Sunset Beach, Two Mile Beach, Whale Beach

  Bridges     show all on map

Bascule Bridge, Nancys Bridge, Petticoat Bridge, Scotch Bonnet Bridge, Stone Harbor Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Avalon Police Department, Avalon Rescue Squad, Avalon Volunteer Fire Department, Belleplain Emergency Corps, Belleplain Volunteer Fire Company, Bureau of Fire Inspection, Cape May Beach Patrol, Cape May County Correctional Center, Cape May County Fire Academy, Cape May County Fire Marshal's Office, Cape May County Sheriff's Office, Cape May Fire Department, Cape May Fire Department Fire Chief, Cape May Point Volunteer Fire Company, Cape May Police Academy, Cape May Police Department, Coast Guard Fire Department, Cresthaven County Home, Dennis Township Volunteer Fire Company, Erma Volunteer Fire Company, Goshen Volunteer Fire Company, Green Creek Volunteer Fire Company 3, Lower Township Bureau of Fire Safety, Lower Township Police Department, Lower Township Rescue Squad, Lower Township Rescue Squad, Lower Township Rescue Squad, Marmora Volunteer Fire Company, Middle Township Ambulance Corps, Middle Township Fire District 1, Middle Township Fire District 1 Station 2, Middle Township Fire District 1 Station 2, Middle Township Fire District 2 Rio Grand Fire Station 72, Middle Township Police Department, New Jersey State Police Troop A Woodbine Station, North Wildwood Fire Department, North Wildwood Fire Department Anglesea Volunteer Fire Company, North Wildwood Police Department North Wildwood, North Wildwood Police Department Wildwood, North Wildwood Volunteer Fire Company, Ocean City Fire and Rescue Services Department Headquarters, Ocean City Fire and Rescue Services Department Station 2, Ocean City Fire and Rescue Services Department Station 3, Ocean City Police Department, Ocean View Volunteer Fire Company, Ocean View Volunteer Fire Department, Rio Grande Rescue Squad, Sea Isle City Beach Patrol, Sea Isle City Beach Patrol, Sea Isle City Fire Department, Sea Isle City Police Department, Sea Isle City Volunteer Fire Department Townsends Inlet, Sea Isle Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Seaville Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company, Stone Harbor Fire Official, Stone Harbor Police Department, Stone Harbor Rescue Squad, Stone Harbor Volunteer Fire Company 1, Strathmere Volunteer Fire Company, Town Bank Volunteer Fire Company, Tuckahoe Volunteer Fire Company, Upper Township Beach Patrol, Upper Township Rescue Squad, Villas Volunteer Fire Company, West Cape May Police Department, West Cape May Volunteer Fire Company, West Wildwood Fire Department, West Wildwood Police Department, Wildwood Crest Borough Emergency Management Services, Wildwood Crest Emergency Medical Services / Rescue, Wildwood Crest Police Department, Wildwood Crest Volunteer Fire Company 1, Wildwood Fire Department Station 3 - 1 Holly Beach Volunteer Fire Company 1, Wildwood Fire Department Station 3 - 2 Wildwood Volunteer Fire Company 1, Wildwood Fire Department Station 3 Headquarters, Wildwood Police Department, Woodbine Volunteer Fire Company

  Canals     show all on map

Cape May Canal, Harbor Canal, Hoffman Canal, Ottens Canal, Wildwood Canal

  Capes     show all on map

Balson Point, Beach Creek Point, Cape May, Champagne Island, Crooked Thorofare Point, Dead Thorofare Point, Devils Wedge, Folly Point, Fort Point, Golders Point, Grassy Point, Gunners Point, Halfmile Point, Hann Point, Haulover Point, Herring Point, Ike's Point, Inner Point, Jenkins Point, Jimmys Point, Linger Point, Long Point, Mud Creek Point, Narrows Point, Nichols Point, North Point, Old Turtle Point, Old Turtle Point, Oyster Creek Point, Powells Point, Punyard Point, Rachael Point, Seven Mile Point, Sewell Point, South West Cove Point, Southeast Point, Southwest Cove Point, Stingaree Point, Sturgeon Point, Swain Point, Taugh Point, Tick Neck, Townsend Point, Warren Point, White Island Point

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Fairview Memorial Cemetery, John Wesley Cemetery, Seaside Cemetery, Tiffereth Israel Cemetery, United Brotherhood Cemetery, Woodland Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Belleplain Census Designated Place, Burleigh Census Designated Place, Cape May Court House Census Designated Place, Diamond Beach Census Designated Place, Erma Census Designated Place, North Cape May Census Designated Place, Rio Grande Census Designated Place, Strathmere Census Designated Place, Villas Census Designated Place, Whitesboro Census Designated Place, Whitesboro-Burleigh Census Designated Place (historical)

  Channels     show all on map

Back Creek, Bay Shore Channel, Ben Hands Thorofare, Brandywine Range, Brandywine Range, Bull Thorofare, Burroughs Hole, Cape May Channel, Clem Thorofare, Cresse Thorofare, Crooked Thorofare, Dead Thorofare, Deep Thorofare, Drum Creek, Drum Thorofare, Dung Thorofare, Elbow Thorofare, Garrett Thorofare, Grassy Sound Channel, Gravens Thorofare, Great Channel, Great Flat Thorofare, Gull Island Thorofare, Hetty Creek, Ingram Thorofare, Intracoastal Waterway, Island Thorofare, Jacovy Creek, Jarvis Sound Thorofare, Jenkins Channel, Kitts Thorofare, Leonard Thorofare, Little Dung Thorofare, Little Finger Channel, Lower Thorofare, Ludlam Thorofare, Main Channel, Middle Thorofare, Middle Thorofare, Middle Thorofare, Middle Thorofare, Mill Thorofare, Mud Thorofare, Nichols Channel, North Channel, North Channel, Old Lower Thorofare, Old Turtle Reach, Old Turtle Thorofare, Oyster Creek, Paddy Thorofare, Post Creek, Rainbow Channel, Rainbow Thorofare, Reubens Thorofare, Richardson Channel, Shaw Cutoff, Shell Thorofare, South Channel, Sturgeon Hole, Swain Channel, Terrapin Thorofare, Through Channel, Through Creek, Townsend Channel, Upland Thorofare, Upper Thorofare, Ware Thorofare, Willis Thorofare

  Churches     show all on map

Asbury Church, Burleigh Church, Cold Spring Church, Fishing Creek Church, Palermo Church, Saint Elizabeths Church, Saint Rita Chapel, Saint Stevens Church, Seaville Church, Second Church, Trinity Church, Wesley Church

  Crossings     show all on map

Interchange 13, Interchange Number 10, Interchange Number 12, Interchange Number 4, Interchange Number 6

  Dams     show all on map

East Creek Pond Dam, Johnson Pond Dam, Ludlams Pond Dam, Magnolia Lake Dam, Tuckahoe Dam

  Flats     show all on map

Great Flat, Poor House Flat

  Forests     show all on map

Belleplain State Forest

  Guts     show all on map

Beach Creek, Bills Gut, Bluefish Brothers, Bluefish Creek, Brothers Creek, Cat Run, Cedar Creek, Cornell Harbor, Crook Horn Creek, Crooked Creek, Crookhorn Creek, Devils Reach, Dickenson Creek, Downs Gut, Drum Island Gut, Duck Gut, East Fork Oldman Creek, Flat Creek, Go Through Creek, Go Through Gut, Go Through Thorofare, Goth Creek, Hammock Creek, Haulover Creek, Little Cedar Creek, Little Elder Creek, Little Finger Channel, Little Oyster Creek, Little Scotch Bonnet, Little Turtle Gut, Long Reach, Lower Long Reach, Ludlum Gut, Mat Gut, Mud Hen Gut, Muddy Hole, Nummy Island Creek, Old Turtle Creek, Oldman Creek, Oyster Creek, Punyard Creek, Rachael Creek, Rachel Gut, Ring Island Creek, S Creek, Salt Creek, Scotch Bonnet, Skunk Sound Ditch, Slaughter Gut, Stites Creek, Stone Harbor Canal, Stone Harbor Hole, Sunks Creek, Turtle Gut, Voorhees Creek, West Fork Oldman Creek, Whale Creek

  Harbors     show all on map

Blue Fish Harbor, Cape Island Marina, South Harbor, Sunny Harbor, Whale Harbor, Yale Harbor

  Hospitals     show all on map

Cape Regional Medical Center

  Islands     show all on map

Anglesea Island, Blackman Island, Bonds Bar Island, Buck Island, Cedar Island, Coover Island, Cowpens Island, Cresse Island, Devils Island, Drum Island, Ephraim Island, Firman Island, Flower Mound, Gull Island, Gull Island, Hickory Island, Middle Thorofare Island, Mud Island, Muddy Hole Island, No Mans Island, Nummy Island, Outer Island, Phillip Shields Islands, Rainbow Islands, Ring Island, Sassafras Island, Sedge Island, Sedge Island, Shaw Island, Shell Pile, Shooting Island, Shooting Island, Skeeter Island, Stipson Island, Sturgeon Island, Thorofare Island, Upper Island, West Island, White Island, Wishbone Island

  Lakes     show all on map

Clint Millpond, Daveys Lake, Kay Pond, Lake Lily, Lido Pond, Lighthouse Pond, Little Sound, Ludlum Pond, Miller Pond, North Channel Pond, Pennsylvania Ponds, Pierces Point Pond, Sunset Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Avalon Yacht Club, Cold Spring Harbor Dock, Goshen Landing, Marcy Landing (historical), Mosquito Landing, North Jetty Light, Reubens Wharf, Seaville Camp, South Jetty Light, Wildwood Golf Course

  Military     show all on map

Coast Guard Station Cape May, Coast Guard Training Center Cape May, Naval Air Station Cape May (historical), Naval Air Station Wildwood (historical), Palermo Air Force Station (historical)

  Parks     show all on map

Beaver Swamp Fish and Wildlife Management Area, Cape May County Park, Dennis Creek Fish and Wildlife Management Area, Stone Harbor Bird Sanctuary

  Populated Places     show all on map

Anglesea, Avalon, Beesleys Point, Belleplain, Bennett, Bennys Landing, Bowman Manor, Buck Landing, Burleigh, Cape May, Cape May Court House, Cape May Point, Cedar Grove, Cedar Springs, Clermont, Cold Spring, Del Haven, Dennisville, Diamond Beach, Dias Creek, East Creek (historical), Eldora, Erma, Erma Park, Fishing Creek, Goshen, Goshen Crossing, Grassy Sound, Green Creek, Greenfield, Highs Beach, Kimbles Beach, Kimseytown, King Crab Landing, Marlyn Manor, Marmora, Marshallville, Mayville, Miami Beach, Middletown, Mount Pleasant, Norburys Landing, North Cape May, North Dennis, North Highlands Beach, North Wildwood, Nummytown, Ocean City, Ocean View, Palermo, Petersburg, Pierces, Pierces Point, Potato Island, Reeds Beach, Rio Grande, Sally Marshall Crossing, Schellenger Landing, Scotch Bonnet, Sea Isle City, Seaville, Shawcrest, Shellbed Landing, South Dennis, South Seaville, Steelmantown, Stone Harbor, Stone Harbor Manor, Strathmere, Sunset Beach, Swain, Swainton, Town Bank, Townsends Inlet, Tuckahoe, Villas, Weeks Landing, West Cape May, West Wildwood, Whitesboro, Wildwood, Wildwood Crest, Wildwood Gables, Wildwood Gardens, Wildwood Highlands Beach, Wildwood Junction, Woodbine, Woodbine Junction

  Reservoirs     show all on map

East Creek Pond, Johnson Pond, Lake Nummy, Ludlams Pond, Magnolia Lake, Pickle Factory Pond, Pumping Station Pond, Tuckahoe Lake

  Schools     show all on map

Atlantic Cape Community College - Cape May Campus, Avalon Elementary School, Bishop McHugh Regional Catholic School, Cape Christian Academy Elementary School, Cape May City Elementary School, Cape May County Alternative High School, Cape May County Evening High and Vocational School, Cape May County Technical High School, Carl T Mitnick Elementary School, Crest Memorial Elementary School, Dennis Township Elementary School, Dennis Township Middle School, Eldora School, Fishing Creek School, Glenwood Avenue Elementary School, Intermediate Elementary School, Lillian Whitfield Seveth Day Adventist School, Lower Cape May Regional High School, Ludlams School, Margaret Mace Elementary School, Maud H Abrams Elementary School, Memorial Elementary School, Middle Township 1 Elementary School, Middle Township 2 Elementary School, Middle Township 4 Middle School, Middle Township High School, Ocean Academy School, Ocean City High School, Our Lady Star of the Sea School, Primary Elementary School, Richard M Teitelman Middle School, Saint Ann Regional Elementary School, Saint Augustine Regional Elementary School, Saint Raymond Regional Elementary School, Sandman Consolidated Elementary School, Sea Isle City Public Elementary School, Stone Harbor Elementary School, Township Middle School, Township School, Upper Township Elementary School, West Cape May Elementary School, Wildwood Catholic High School, Wildwood High, Wildwood Middle School, Woodbine Elementary School

  Streams     show all on map

Aaron Denny Creek, Back Run, Banks Creek, Beach Creek, Ben Elders Creek, Bennett Creek, Bidwell Creek, Big Elder Creek, Bog Branch Creek, Bottle Creek, Bradley Run, Bridge Creek, Bridge Creek (historical), Cape Island Creek, Carino Creek, Cedar Swamp Creek, Charles Creek, Clubhouse Creek, Cox Hall Creek, Cresse Creek, Crow Creek, Deep Creek, Dennis Creek, Devauls Creek, Dias Creek, East Creek, Edward Creek, Fishing Creek, Flat Creek, Flat Creek, Ford Creek, Fulling Mill Stream, Gar Creek, Goshen Creek, Granny Creek, Gravelly Run, Green Creek, Ground Creek, Halfway Creek, Hall Creek, Holmes Creek, Hughes Creek, Jacobs Creek, Job Creek, Jonadab Creek, Jones Creek, Josh Creek, Jug Creek, Little Mill Creek, Ludlam Creek, Maple Swamp, Marshalls Creek, Meadow Creek, Mickels Run, Mill Creek, Mill Creek, Mill Creek, Mill Creek, Mill Creek, Miller Creek, Mirey Run, Mommy Teel Creek, Mud Creek, Mulford Creek, Narrows Creek, Old Robins Branch, Otter Creek, Pond Creek, Roaring Ditch, Run Creek, Savages Run, Schellenger Creek, Schooner Creek, Scraggy Creek, Sedge Creek, Shark Creek, Shellbed Creek, Skeeter Island Creek, Slab Creek, Sluice Creek, Sluice Creek, Sluice Creek, South Creek, Southeast Creek, Spicer Creek, Stingaree Creek, Stone Harbor Creek, Sugar Farm Creek, Swimming Creek, Tarkiln Brook, Taugh Creek, Taylor Creek, Tempe Creek, Through Creek, Uncle Aarons Creek, Warren Creek, Weakfish Creek, West Creek, Wilsons Run, York Creek

  Summits     show all on map

Potato Island

  Swamps     show all on map

Anglesea Marsh, Beach Creek Meadow, Grassy Sound Meadow, Great Cedar Swamp, Halfmile Point Meadow, Hildreth Meadow, Little Sound Meadow, Mulford Creek Meadow, Old Bogs, Oldman Creek Meadow, Sand Marsh, Timber and Beaver Swamp

  Towers     show all on map

WBNJ-FM (Cape May Court House), WCMC-AM (Wildwood), WDOX-FM (Wildwood Crest), WIBG-AM (Ocean City), WKTU-FM (Ocean City), WLQE-FM (Villas), WMGM-TV (Wildwood), WSJL-FM (Cape May), WSLT-FM (Ocean City), WWOC-FM (Avalon), WZXL-FM (Wildwood),

Cape May County, New Jersey Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteCape May County White population 88,60588,605  
BlackCape May County Black population 4,8214,820
MixedCape May County Mixed population 1,6391,639
AsianCape May County Asian population 964964
American IndianCape May County American Indian population 289289
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderCape May County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 9696

Additional population tables :
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