Actual numbers came in below projections for the Cape May County Sheriff’s Office. Through the last payroll of the year the department was under budget at 95.35%. With reimbursements for services they are at 77.16% of total budget allotted. The average number of inmates for the year was 257.6 that is 32.7 more daily inmates than last year. The average number of inmates was the biggest number for the Cape May County Jail since 2009. A new jail is set to begin to be built this year.