Ocean City, Florida Population 2022

6,249
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Ocean City is a city located in Florida. Ocean City has a 2020 population of 6,249. Ocean City is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 12.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,550 in 2010.

The average household income in Ocean City is $72,645 with a poverty rate of 17.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $947 per month, and the median house value is $174,800. The median age in Ocean City is 36.8 years, 37.5 years for males, and 36.6 years for females.

Ocean City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ocean Citywas:

  • White: 67.77%
  • Black or African American: 13.63%
  • Other race: 10.88%
  • Two or more races: 5.90%
  • Asian: 1.65%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ocean City, Florida is 6,249 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,249.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,550.

Ocean City, Florida Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,23567.77%
Black or African American85213.63%
Some Other Race68010.88%
Two or More Races3695.90%
Asian1031.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.16%
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Ocean City Population by Race

Ocean City Population Pyramid $2022

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Ocean City Median Age

36.8


Total

37.5


Male

36.6


Female

Ocean City Adults

There are 5,006 adults, (943 of whom are seniors) in Ocean City.

Ocean City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Ocean City Sex Ratio

Female

3,226

51.62%

Male

3,023

48.38%

Ocean City Population by Age

Ocean City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ocean City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male42%58%
Female45.3%54.7%
Non Family46.5%53.5%
All53.5%46.5%
Married66%34%

53.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ocean City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6402.3753.5
Non Family1,1561.1946.5
Married9863.1266
Female4173.4745.3
Male814.2742

3.09

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Ocean City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2575.85%
9th to 12th Grade3006.83%
High School Graduate97522.20%
Some College1,31129.86%
Associates Degree3618.22%
Bachelors Degree78117.79%
Graduate Degree4069.25%
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Ocean City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ocean City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,0262,756970
Hispanic58536943
Black514459102
Other Race38520821
2+ Races23123155
Asian937729
Native American1010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 32.06%.

Ocean City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,006$31,012$27,006
Less Than 9th Grade$$11,212$
High School Graduate$27,067$26,290$30,156
Some College$26,109$28,261$25,670
Bachelors Degree$40,492$76,591$31,172
Graduate Degree$82,969$84,427$60,833

$30,006

Average Earnings

$31,012

Average Male

$27,006

Average Female

Ocean City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ocean City Language by Age

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Ocean City Language

85.35% of Ocean City residents speak only English, while 14.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.89% of the population.

Ocean City Language

Ocean City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,06353213.09%
Hispanic96842944.32%
Other378NaN%
Black852687.98%
Multiple3694512.20%
Native1010100.00%
Asian10365.83%

17.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.69%

Male Poverty Rate

16.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ocean City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ocean City is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ocean City is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.01%.

Ocean City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.45%
High School20.72%
Some College7.06%
Bachelors or Greater4.55%

Ocean City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed85.00%
Male Employed14.13%
Female Employed11.67%

Ocean City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ocean City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,310$72,645
Families$61,765$86,295
Married Families$74,853-
Non Families$40,111$51,291
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Income by Household Type

Ocean City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Ocean City Married by Age and Sex

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Ocean City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Ocean City Marital Status by Race

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Ocean City Marital Status

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917

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam310
Second Gulf War234
First Gulf War230
Korea139
World War II

Ocean City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64279
75+200
35 to 54191
65 to 74167
18 to 3480

Ocean City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White76422.00%
Black12320.78%
Hispanic274.22%
2+ Races207.94%
Asian1011.49%

Ocean City Veterans by Race

Ocean City Veterans by Education

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7.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ocean City Veterans by Education

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61.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Ocean City Employment by Age

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Ocean City Employment by Race

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Ocean City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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35.62%

Born in Ocean City

91.07%

Native Born

8.93%

Foreign Born

6.50%

Non Citizen

2.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.07% of Ocean City residents were born in the United States, with 35.62% having been born in Florida. 6.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Ocean City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20226,2490.00%
20216,2490.00%
20206,2490.00%
20196,2493005.04%
20185,949-278-4.46%
20176,227-78-1.24%
20166,3051853.02%
20156,1202193.71%
20145,9013726.73%
20135,529671.23%
20125,4624328.59%
20115,030-520-9.37%
20105,5500.00%

Ocean City Population by Year