Public Information

One of the most common tasks of the Planning Department is to provide information to the public. The topics listed below are just a few examples of the information available.

Demographics and Statistics:

If you have any questions or need data about Cape May County, please call the office at (609) 465-1080.  Information is available from the US Census Bureau and our partners that include demographics and population projections.

Information on Geography and Physical Characteristics:

For information on wetlands, flood zones, aerial photography, or other physical characteristics of Cape May County, please visit our website at: ims.capemaycountynj.gov or call our GIS office at (609)465-1083.

Cape May County Data Book


The Planning Department is the single point-of-contact for the latest Census information on population, housing and income. Information from past Censuses is also available in the Cape May County Data Book.

Flood Insurance Rates are based on Flood Zones


To find out the flood zone of your property, please call our office and provide us with your tax block and lot. This service is free of charge!