1. Home
  2. New Jersey
  3. Ocean City
  4. Apartments for rent in Ocean City, NJ

135 Apartments Available
1 - 20 of 135 Apartments< Previous Page Next Page >


See what Ocean City, NJ has to offer
View Local Guide

All About

Living In Ocean City, NJ

The town of Ocean City, New Jersey is home to approximately 11,000 people. It's a comfortable place to settle down, as retirees make up a greater percentage of the population (29%) here than they do nationally (14%), while young adults appear in smaller numbers. Overall, the city's residents, with an average age of just over 47, are older than most cities in New Jersey. Most residents own their homes in Ocean City, and 32% of residents rent. Renters in the city benefit from a relatively low average rent of $1,116/month, which is $156/month less than the state average.

Ocean City has a large percentage of residents over the age of 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 11% have earned a Master's degree or a Doctorate. Additionally, 24% have a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. Many Ocean City residents work in one of four industries: entertainment, education, healthcare, and retail. Together, these industries make up 23% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many residents work in sales, which ranks as the top career path in the city. Ocean City workers bring in an average annual income of almost $88K, about the same as the average New Jersey resident. However, Ocean City compares more favorably to the national average of $73,345.

Ocean City has an average commute time of about 29 minutes, quicker than the state average of about 34 minutes. Many residents (33%) drive their car to work, while public transportation is not extensively used. Relatively few commuters (3%) walk to work, though the number surpasses the national average.

Frequently Asked Questions About Ocean City

Looking for a cheap Ocean City apartment?

For the best deal, we recommend using our cheap apartments filter.

How Many Bedrooms Do You Need?

Are you living by yourself, with your family, or do you have roommates? Choose the number of bedrooms that match your needs: Studio, 1 Bedroom, 2 Bedroom, 3 Bedroom.

How Can I Tour Virtually During Covid19 & Social Distancing?

You can virtually tour any apartment by using our Ocean City, NJ Virtual Tours filter. All properties in this filter contain either a 3d tour or a video tour.

Do you need a pet-friendly Ocean City apartment?

If you have a dog or cat, you'll need to find an apartment in Ocean City that accepts pets. Apply Apartment Guide's pet friendly filter to see only Ocean City apartments that accept pets. Remember to read the apartment's specific guidelines for acceptable pet breeds and weights if applicable.

© 2020 RentPath, LLC. All rights reserved. All photos, videos, text and other content are the property of RentPath, LLC. APARTMENT GUIDE and the APARTMENT GUIDE Trade Dress are registered trademarks of RentPath, LLC or its affiliates.

Apple, the Apple logo, iPad, and iPhone are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.

Information is copyrighted and school data provided by GreatSchools.org. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Schools listed above are based on distance from the selected location and are just a sampling of the schools in the area. To find a particular school district, and how it relates to a specific apartment, please contact the apartment manager.

Download the ApartmentGuide.com app for Android and iOS