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Lower is a township in Cape May County, in the Ocean City metro area.

The latitude of Lower is 38.975N. The longitude is -74.9W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 7 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 22,945.


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Median household income
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$38,977
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Lower demographic reports
Lower is on Delaware Bay
Former and merged names include:
· New England Town
· Town Bank

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20% of Lower residents report German ancestry, and 26% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Lower ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Lower was $19,786, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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13% of Lower residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Lower, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $591.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,005.


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Cape May County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Lower political report.

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The average commute time for Lower workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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