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ZIP Code 07848

Primary City:Lafayette, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Sussex County
Timezone: Eastern (12:59pm)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.10, -74.68
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07848

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07848. 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 07848. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07848, 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:
Lafayette, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 07848 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07848 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 07848 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07848 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,026
Population Density 212 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,757
Median Home Value $340,800
Land Area 23.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,679
Median Household Income $94,386

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1001461611839989102132174209257246193147110584335
Female951381751741039810013221023325020818515688696662
Total19528433635720218720226438444250745437830319812710997

Gender

 Male 2,484 49%
 Female 2,542 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,647 92.5%
 Black Or African American 160 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 104 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 39 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 70 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51042544383442148531
Renter123935454117150
Total1714328948338523110031

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,021 61%
 Single Guardian 220 13%
 Singles 362 22%
 Singles With Roommate 76 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,099 65%
 Households with Kids 580 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1718202328262532352826432935493935352520
Female2117232322303427253429463630443346272419
Total3835434650565959606255896565937281624939

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07848 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 07848 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 07848 real estate data, the median home value of $340,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 07848. Rentals in 07848 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07848 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,455 88.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 525 10.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 41 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,039 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 436 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 204 12%
 Households Vacant 78 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Sale Only 25 32%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 14%
 2 Bedroom 61 59%
 3+ Bedroom 28 27%
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 $94,386 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 07848 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 07848. 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 1,663 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 825 21%
 No Earnings 1,379 36%
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 1,663 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 825 21%
 No Earnings 1,379 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,014 91%
 Public transportation 26 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 44 2%
 Worked at Home 139 6%
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 165 10%
 High School Graduate 1,021 61%
 Associate's degree 82 5%
 Bachelor's degree 246 15%
 Master's degree 138 8%
 Professional school degree 14 1%
 Doctorate degree 18 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 576 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 167 21%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07848

ZIP Code 07848 is in the Lafayette Township School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07848.

Lafayette Township School
178 Beaver Run Rd
Lafayette, NJ 07848
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafayette Township School District
Lakeland-Andover School
67 Route 15
Lafayette, NJ 07848
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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