Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 07747

Primary City:Matawan, NJ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Monmouth
Timezone: Eastern (2:48pm)
Coordinates:40.41, -74.23
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07747

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07747. 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 07747. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07747, 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:
Matawan, NJ
Acceptable:
Aberdeen
Unacceptable:
Strathmore

Stats and Demographics for the 07747 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07747 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 07747 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 higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07747 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,770
Population Density 2,446 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,027
Median Home Value $346,800
Land Area 12.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,502
Median Household Income $94,328

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
Male9741,0111,0169777718169091,0241,2441,3231,2861,041828556374311235169
Female9099371,0129177239109991,1121,3191,3981,3661,029950646521427361369
Total1,8831,9482,0281,8941,4941,7261,9082,1362,5632,7212,6522,0701,7781,202895738596538

Gender

 Male 14,865 48%
 Female 15,905 52%
Gender

Race

 White 24,779 80.5%
 Black Or African American 1,764 5.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 57 0.2%
 Asian 2,951 9.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 580 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 630 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner317161,8402,4031,9021,102676240
Renter13868352854935116512949
Total1691,3992,3682,9522,2531,267805289

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,766 59%
 Single Guardian 1,446 13%
 Singles 2,671 23%
 Singles With Roommate 619 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,409 64%
 Households with Kids 4,093 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male193188202209202205212186206182211196201226184226236197134151
Female169178213170180192180200185188216191213204203208207163136128
Total362366415379382397392386391370427387414430387434443360270279

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07747 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07747 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 07747 real estate data, the median home value of $346,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07747 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07747 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07747 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,490 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 249 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 31 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,906 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,004 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,592 22%
 Households Vacant 525 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 165 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 201 38%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 103 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 76 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,343 53%
 2 Bedroom 746 29%
 3+ Bedroom 390 15%
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 $94,328 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 07747 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. ZIP code 07747 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 07747. 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 11,174 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,508 23%
 No Earnings 7,471 31%
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 11,174 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,508 23%
 No Earnings 7,471 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,792 79.9%
 Public transportation 1,838 12.5%
 Taxicab 65 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 164 1.1%
 Worked at Home 894 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 542 5%
 High School Graduate 4,061 41%
 Associate's degree 808 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,985 30%
 Master's degree 1,054 11%
 Professional school degree 294 3%
 Doctorate degree 216 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,893 67.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,530 26.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 378 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07747

ZIP Code 07747 is in the Old Bridge Township School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07747.

Cheesequake Elementary School
111 Route 34
Matawan, NJ 07747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Old Bridge Township School District
Cambridge Park Elementary School
One Crest Way
Aberdeen, NJ 07747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District
Lloyd Road Elementary School
401 Lloyd Rd
Aberdeen, NJ 07747
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District
Ravine Drive Elementary School
170 Ravine Dr
Matawan, NJ 07747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District
Strathmore Elementary School
282 Church St
Aberdeen, NJ 07747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District
Old Bridge High School
4209 Route 516
Matawan, NJ 07747
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Old Bridge Township School District
Matawan Regional High School
450 Atlantic Ave
Aberdeen, NJ 07747
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District
Home Away from Home Academy
1182 State Route 34
Aberdeen, NJ 07747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Goddard School of Old Bridge I
300 Belchase Ct
Matawan, NJ 07747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Minding Miracles Learning Center
90 Springhill Rd
Matawan, NJ 07747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Children of America Aberdeen
1360 State Route 34
Aberdeen, NJ 07747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kindercare Learning Center
1330 State Route 34
Aberdeen, NJ 07747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Matawan Montessori Academy
432 State Route 34 Ste 4
Matawan, NJ 07747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
First Friends Child Care School
269 State Route 34
Matawan, NJ 07747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

Nearby ZIP Codes