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ZIP Code 07840

Primary City:Hackettstown, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Warren County
Timezone: Eastern (5:26am)
Area code: 908 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.87, -74.84
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07840. 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 07840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07840, 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:
Hackettstown, NJ
Unacceptable:
Allamuchy Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 07840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07840 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 07840 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07840 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,849
Population Density 854 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,373
Median Home Value $295,700
Land Area 34.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,614
Median Household Income $74,980

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8819599969898817818491,0311,1821,2181,186888752540373255210229
Female9229599991,0219687368791,0771,2381,2921,1471,022888656463369414599
Total1,8031,9181,9952,0101,8491,5171,7282,1082,4202,5102,3331,9101,6401,196836624624828

Gender

 Male 14,200 48%
 Female 15,649 52%
Gender

Race

 White 25,726 86.2%
 Black Or African American 907 3.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.2%
 Asian 1,711 5.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 877 2.9%
 Two Or More Races 569 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner276611,7192,1181,609981474163
Renter272691674714504303364340
Total2991,3522,3932,8322,1131,284838503

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,054 52%
 Single Guardian 1,518 13%
 Singles 3,356 29%
 Singles With Roommate 686 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,758 67%
 Households with Kids 3,856 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male159179188181186180201192200187226200186197202213190187197194
Female193176198197177199189194200203192204218182199176200216230217
Total352355386378363379390386400390418404404379401389390403427411

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07840 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07840 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 07840 real estate data, the median home value of $295,700 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 07840. Rentals in 07840 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,868 96.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 273 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 681 2.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 22 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,195 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,557 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,862 31%
 Households Vacant 759 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 412 54%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Sale Only 90 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 77 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 140 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 116 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,864 48%
 2 Bedroom 1,421 37%
 3+ Bedroom 484 12%
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 $74,980 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 07840 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 07840. 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 10,792 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,815 24%
 No Earnings 7,255 30%
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 10,792 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,815 24%
 No Earnings 7,255 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,957 88.3%
 Public transportation 298 2.0%
 Taxicab 15 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 437 3.0%
 Worked at Home 959 6.5%
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 943 10%
 High School Graduate 3,829 41%
 Associate's degree 842 9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,457 26%
 Master's degree 1,039 11%
 Professional school degree 173 2%
 Doctorate degree 125 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,832 87.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 520 9.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 186 3.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07840

ZIP Code 07840 is in the Hackettstown Public Schools. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07840.

Hackettstown Middle School
500 Washington St
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hackettstown Public Schools
Hatchery Hill Elementary School
398 5th Ave
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hackettstown Public Schools
Willow Grove Elementary School
601 Willow Grove St
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hackettstown Public Schools
Hackettstown High School
701 Warren St
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hackettstown Public Schools
St Mary'S School
159 Liberty St
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Friendship Center
420 Schooleys Mountain Rd
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kindercare Learning Center
7r Naughright Rd
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kiddie U
43 Newburgh Rd
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Stepping Stone Early Learning Academy
5a Doctors Park
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Deer Path Montessori School
425 Sand Shore Rd
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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