Absecon is located in south New Jersey. Absecon is part of Atlantic County. Absecon has 5.40 square miles of land area and 1.90 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Absecon population is 8,400, which has grown 9.98% since 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 5.47% and is lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Absecon median household income is $61,199 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 9.78% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 30.67% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Absecon median house value is $222,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 80.49% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 87.30% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Absecon is close to the state average in quality. The Absecon area code is 609.