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ZIP Code 07843

Primary City:Hopatcong, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Sussex County
Timezone: Eastern (3:11pm)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.94, -74.66
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07843

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07843. 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 07843. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07843, 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:
Hopatcong, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 07843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07843 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 07843 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 adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07843 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,241
Population Density 3,036 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,053
Median Home Value $245,700
Land Area 4.03 sq mi
Water Area 1.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,587
Median Household Income $85,400

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male361336394426358376395448520610524465384256142845728
Female348339408410313352400425524573522440377250153996876
Total7096758028366717287958731,0441,1831,046905761506295183125104

Gender

 Male 6,164 50%
 Female 6,077 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,123 90.9%
 Black Or African American 376 3.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.1%
 Asian 279 2.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 212 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 237 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner274608541,13090444818248
Renter271091321238234189
Total545699861,25398648220057

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,619 57%
 Single Guardian 680 15%
 Singles 995 22%
 Singles With Roommate 293 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,022 66%
 Households with Kids 1,565 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male67796672725274716782856976828793101697677
Female6872776462765970727178908782877498886360
Total135151143136134128133141139153163159163164174167199157139137

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07843 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07843 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 07843 real estate data, the median home value of $245,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07843 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07843 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07843 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,223 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 18 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,381 67%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 672 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 534 11%
 Households Vacant 466 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 8.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 73 15.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 211 45.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 128 27.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 51 14%
 1 Bedroom 33 9%
 2 Bedroom 69 19%
 3+ Bedroom 217 59%
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 $85,400 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07843 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. However, that is not the case in 07843. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,616 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,701 27%
 No Earnings 2,727 27%
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 4,616 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,701 27%
 No Earnings 2,727 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,957 92.0%
 Public transportation 190 2.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 24 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 61 0.9%
 Worked at Home 245 3.8%
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 233 5%
 High School Graduate 2,589 60%
 Associate's degree 303 7%
 Bachelor's degree 807 19%
 Master's degree 212 5%
 Professional school degree 102 2%
 Doctorate degree 50 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,728 76.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 398 17.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 136 6.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07843

ZIP Code 07843 is in the Hopatcong Borough School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07843.

Durban Avenue Elementary School
616 Durban Ave
Hopatcong, NJ 07843
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hopatcong Borough School District
Hudson Maxim Elementary School
452 Lakeside Blvd
Hopatcong, NJ 07843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hopatcong Borough School District
Tulsa Trail Elementary School
2 Tulsa Trail
Hopatcong, NJ 07843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hopatcong Borough School District
Hopatcong Middle School
1 David Rd
Hopatcong, NJ 07843
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hopatcong Borough School District
Hopatcong High School
2a Windsor Ave
Hopatcong, NJ 07843
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hopatcong Borough School District
West Side Child Care Center
16 Maxim Dr
Hopatcong, NJ 07843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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