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ZIP Code 07438

Primary City:Oak Ridge, NJ (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (3:43pm)
Coordinates:41.01, -74.51
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07438

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07438. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 07438. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07438, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Oak Ridge, NJ
Unacceptable:
Cozy Lake, Jefferson Township, Jefferson Twp, Lake Swannanoa

Stats and Demographics for the 07438 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07438 is located in north New Jersey and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 07438 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07438 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,559
Population Density 421 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,386
Median Home Value $351,000
Land Area 27.44 sq mi
Water Area 1.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,113
Median Household Income $102,452

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3574134524632652372413595015735204383232461601006635
Female31939042540827422625341251156755040634025117012311075
Total6768038778715394634947711,0121,1401,070844663497330223176110

Gender

 Male 5,749 50%
 Female 5,810 50%
Gender

Race

 White 10,936 94.6%
 Black Or African American 112 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.1%
 Asian 209 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 118 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 174 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner162607991,09980444821755
Renter16628011055383123
Total323228791,20985948624878

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,781 68%
 Single Guardian 443 11%
 Singles 743 18%
 Singles With Roommate 146 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,512 61%
 Households with Kids 1,601 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male598179916283809098889395799712290941055256
Female61627876647089917695736697949397104724248
Total12014315716712615316918117418316616117619121518719817794104

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07438 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07438 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1990s. Looking at 07438 real estate data, the median home value of $351,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 07438. Rentals in 07438 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07438 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,529 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 30 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,881 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 817 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 415 9%
 Households Vacant 273 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 28 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 142 52%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 163 54%
 2 Bedroom 30 10%
 3+ Bedroom 107 36%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $102,452 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 07438 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 07438 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,343 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,066 23%
 No Earnings 2,552 28%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,343 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,066 23%
 No Earnings 2,552 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,235 92.6%
 Public transportation 137 2.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 0.6%
 Worked at Home 250 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 262 6.6%
 High School Graduate 2,017 50.7%
 Associate's degree 326 8.2%
 Bachelor's degree 927 23.3%
 Master's degree 381 9.6%
 Professional school degree 19 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 45 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,097 86.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 176 7.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 162 6.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07438

ZIP Code 07438 is in the Jefferson Township School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07438.

Cozy Lake Elementary School
205 Cozy Lake Rd
Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson Township School District
Jefferson Township Middle School
1000 Weldon Rd
Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jefferson Township School District
Milton Elementary School
52 Schoolhouse Rd
Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson Township School District
White Rock Elementary School
2 Francine Place
Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson Township School District
Paradise Knoll Elementary School
103 Paradise Rd
Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Milford Township Public Schools
Jefferson Township High School
1010 Weldon Rd Rd2
Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson Township School District
Alpine Montessori - Oakridge
5676 Berkshire Valley Rd Ste 3
Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Elements of Learning
5554 Berkshire Valley Rd
Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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