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ZIP Code 07462

Primary City:Vernon, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Sussex County
Timezone: Eastern (6:15pm)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.19, -74.49
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07462

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07462. 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 07462. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07462, 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:
Vernon, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 07462 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07462 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 07462 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07462 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,885
Population Density 408 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,356
Median Home Value $234,300
Land Area 16.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,700
Median Household Income $77,909

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male19022025129321020923622430532432224718710869442617
Female20620623223419621322526030030132124819210664402435
Total396426483527406422461484605625643495379214133845052

Gender

 Male 3,482 51%
 Female 3,403 49%
Gender

Race

 White 6,462 93.9%
 Black Or African American 114 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.1%
 Asian 66 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 121 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 111 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner132434415884511967319
Renter391631851608035104
Total524066267485312318323

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,374 51%
 Single Guardian 432 16%
 Singles 719 27%
 Singles With Roommate 175 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,742 65%
 Households with Kids 958 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4120414740454141535549384564567071445250
Female3742384741304053424246445545505746473443
Total786279948175819495979582100109106127117918693

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07462 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07462 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 07462 real estate data, the median home value of $234,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07462 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07462 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07462 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,881 99.9%
 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 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,686 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 338 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 676 20%
 Households Vacant 656 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 101 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 77 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 383 58%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 50 6%
 1 Bedroom 280 35%
 2 Bedroom 326 40%
 3+ Bedroom 152 19%
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 $77,909 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07462 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 07462 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 2,579 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,668 30%
 No Earnings 1,305 24%
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 2,579 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,668 30%
 No Earnings 1,305 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,394 91.1%
 Public transportation 19 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 2.3%
 Worked at Home 229 6.1%
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 210 9%
 High School Graduate 1,170 51%
 Associate's degree 152 7%
 Bachelor's degree 479 21%
 Master's degree 171 7%
 Professional school degree 42 2%
 Doctorate degree 65 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,296 83.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 211 13.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 51 3.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07462

ZIP Code 07462 is in the Vernon Township School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07462.

Lounsberry Hollow Middle School
30 Sammis Rd
Vernon, NJ 07462
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Vernon Township School District
Rolling Hills Primary School
60 Sammis Rd
Vernon, NJ 07462
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vernon Township School District
Walnut Ridge Primary School
625 Route 517
Vernon, NJ 07462
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vernon Township School District
Cedar Mountain Primary School
17 Sammis Rd
Vernon, NJ 07462
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vernon Township School District
Vernon Township High School
1832 Route 565
Vernon, NJ 07462
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vernon Township School District
Glen Meadow Middle School
7 Sammis Rd
Vernon, NJ 07462
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Vernon Township School District
Fields of Green Montessori School
58 Sand Hill Rd
Vernon, NJ 07462
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Footprints Montessori School
305 State Rt 94
Vernon, NJ 07462
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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