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ZIP Code 07461

Primary City:Sussex, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Sussex County
Timezone: Eastern (3:36pm)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -74.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07461

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07461. 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 07461. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07461, 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:
Sussex, NJ
Acceptable:
Wantage
Unacceptable:
Beemerville, Colesville, High Point, High Point Park, Wallkill Lake, Wantage Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 07461 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07461 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 07461 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 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 07461 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,563
Population Density 232 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,297
Median Home Value $296,200
Land Area 84.16 sq mi
Water Area 1.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,848
Median Household Income $84,470

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male50867882781561044143154474789092978258542326015511674
Female465625717804523413452617795940927725562446248192156141
Total9731,3031,5441,6191,1338548831,1611,5421,8301,8561,5071,147869508347272215

Gender

 Male 9,815 50%
 Female 9,748 50%
Gender

Race

 White 18,519 94.7%
 Black Or African American 279 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.1%
 Asian 207 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 204 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 314 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner233981,0791,7561,354710334108
Renter581932142351831136525
Total815911,2931,9911,537823399133

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,381 64%
 Single Guardian 950 14%
 Singles 1,235 18%
 Singles With Roommate 282 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,257 62%
 Households with Kids 2,591 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10290114130116119125143175155175164151182165182158169141138
Female8410692102112136125115137138138148152141164191172147130112
Total186196206232228255250258312293313312303323329373330316271250

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07461 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07461 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 07461 real estate data, the median home value of $296,200 is 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 07461. Rentals in 07461 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07461 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,476 99.6%
 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 87 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,516 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,246 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,086 13%
 Households Vacant 1,449 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 110 7.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.2%
 For Sale Only 110 7.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,054 72.7%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 149 10.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 0.4%
 1 Bedroom 301 31.9%
 2 Bedroom 384 40.6%
 3+ Bedroom 256 27.1%
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 $84,470 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 07461 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. However, that is not the case in 07461. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 6,263 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,645 30%
 No Earnings 4,516 29%
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 6,263 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,645 30%
 No Earnings 4,516 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,746 93.1%
 Public transportation 67 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 213 2.3%
 Worked at Home 351 3.7%
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 565 8.6%
 High School Graduate 3,899 59.6%
 Associate's degree 516 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,122 17.1%
 Master's degree 335 5.1%
 Professional school degree 65 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 45 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,493 87.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 356 8.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 164 4.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07461

ZIP Code 07461 is in the Sussex-Wantage Regional School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07461.

Sussex Middle School
10 Loomis Ave
Sussex, NJ 07461
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sussex-Wantage Regional School District
Wantage Elementary School
815 Route 23
Wantage, NJ 07461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sussex-Wantage Regional School District
Clifton E Lawrence
31 Ryan Rd
Wantage, NJ 07461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sussex-Wantage Regional School District
High Point Regional High School
299 Pidgeon Hill Rd
Sussex, NJ 07461
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: High Point Regional High School District
Sussex Christian School
51 Unionville Ave
Sussex, NJ 07461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kiddie Academy of Wantage
9 Boulder Hills Blvd
Wantage, NJ 07461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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