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|People QuickFacts||Atlantic County||New Jersey|
|Population, 2013 estimate||275,862||8,899,339|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||274,549||8,791,909|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||0.5%||1.2%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.1%||6.0%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||22.4%||22.7%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||15.4%||14.4%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||51.4%||51.2%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||71.4%||73.4%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||17.3%||14.7%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.7%||0.6%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||8.1%||9.2%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||2.5%||2.0%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||18.2%||18.9%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||57.2%||57.6%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||88.6%||90.0%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||16.2%||20.8%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||25.6%||29.6%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||83.7%||87.9%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||24.1%||35.4%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||23.7||30.3|
|Housing units, 2013||127,278||3,578,141|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||69.6%||66.2%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||31.8%||35.9%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$248,100||$337,900|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.63||2.70|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$27,227||$35,928|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$54,559||$71,637|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||12.8%||9.9%|
|Business QuickFacts||Atlantic County||New Jersey|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||6,449||228,2891|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||116,805||3,440,4701|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||5.2%||1.9%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||15,749||620,282|
|Total number of firms, 2007||21,027||781,622|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||7.0%||7.7%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||0.4%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||7.4%||8.7%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||8.7%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||27.8%||27.3%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||D||116,608,094|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||1,342,162||233,413,004|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||4,429,395||124,813,580|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$16,409||$14,453|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||6,093,042||19,993,613|
|Building permits, 2012||441||17,939|
|Geography QuickFacts||Atlantic County||New Jersey|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||555.70||7,354.22|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||494.1||1,195.5|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metro Area|