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ZIP Code 07740

Primary City:Long Branch, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Monmouth County
Timezone: Eastern (9:29pm)
Coordinates:40.30, -73.99
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07740

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07740. 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 07740. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07740, 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:
Long Branch, NJ
Unacceptable:
Elberon, West End

Stats and Demographics for the 07740 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07740 is located in east New Jersey and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 07740 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07740 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,038
Population Density 5,713 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,295
Median Home Value $339,800
Land Area 5.43 sq mi
Water Area 1.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,864
Median Household Income $49,482

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1609758199761,5091,5571,3681,1299731,0231,014885726486308249202183
Female1,0709028088541,4361,3831,1841,0169859701,058945793558438364346386
Total2,2301,8771,6271,8302,9452,9402,5522,1451,9581,9932,0721,8301,5191,044746613548569

Gender

 Male 15,542 50%
 Female 15,496 50%
Gender

Race

 White 20,355 65.6%
 Black Or African American 4,367 14.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 176 0.6%
 Asian 663 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.1%
 Other Race 4,067 13.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,386 4.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner574017561,1361,205713505265
Renter7511,8561,3071,161841470280160
Total8082,2572,0632,2972,0461,183785425

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,328 36%
 Single Guardian 2,634 22%
 Singles 3,661 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1,241 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,294 70%
 Households with Kids 3,570 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male232221246228200202218179176164163172163157174185185237195311
Female212217233202212185178172155172177153159147171128157187211263
Total444438479430412387396351331336340325322304345313342424406574

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07740 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 07740 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 07740 real estate data, the median home value of $339,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07740 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07740 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07740 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,854 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 70 0.2%
 Other Institutional 5 0.0%
 College Student Housing 39 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 70 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,649 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,389 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,826 48%
 Households Vacant 2,431 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 551 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 58 2%
 For Sale Only 177 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,343 55%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 264 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 259 4%
 1 Bedroom 3,030 42%
 2 Bedroom 2,360 32%
 3+ Bedroom 1,647 23%
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 $49,482 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07740 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. Residents in ZIP code 07740 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 07740 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,582 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,266 29%
 No Earnings 7,784 32%
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 9,582 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,266 29%
 No Earnings 7,784 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,948 81.2%
 Public transportation 996 6.8%
 Taxicab 169 1.1%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 989 6.7%
 Worked at Home 604 4.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 2,115 20.4%
 High School Graduate 5,031 48.4%
 Associate's degree 340 3.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,929 18.6%
 Master's degree 594 5.7%
 Professional school degree 300 2.9%
 Doctorate degree 82 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,564 83.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 428 7.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 476 8.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07740

ZIP Code 07740 is in the Long Branch Public Schools. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07740.

Joseph M. Ferraina Early Childhood Learning Center
80 Avenel Blvd
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long Branch Public Schools
Long Branch Middle School
350 Indiana Ave
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Long Branch Public Schools
A a Anastasia Elementary School
92 Seventh Ave
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long Branch Public Schools
Morris Avenue Elementry School
318 Morris Ave
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long Branch Public Schools
Audrey W. Clark Elementary School
192 Garfield Ave
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long Branch Public Schools
Gregory Elementary School
201 Monmouth Ave
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long Branch Public Schools
Lenna W. Conrow Elementary School
335 Long Branch Ave
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long Branch Public Schools
West End Elementary School
132 West End Ave
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long Branch Public Schools
Long Branch High School
404 Indiana Ave
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Long Branch Public Schools
Academy of Law & Public Safety
255 West End Ave
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Monmouth County Vocational School District
Ma'Or Yeshiva High School for Boys
250 Park Ave
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Seashore School
410 Broadway 404 Broadway
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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