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ZIP Code 07856

Primary City:Mount Arlington, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Morris County
Timezone: Eastern (10:43am)
Coordinates:40.92, -74.64
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07856

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07856. 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 07856. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07856, 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:
Mount Arlington, NJ
Acceptable:
Mt Arlington

Stats and Demographics for the 07856 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07856 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 07856 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07856 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,944
Population Density 1,124 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,119
Median Home Value $328,100
Land Area 3.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,881
Median Household Income $81,330

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male103869388691078411114316112714012411866825042
Female6985758479105102135157172163168202154116989492
Total172171168172148212186246300333290308326272182180144134

Gender

 Male 1,794 45%
 Female 2,150 55%
Gender

Race

 White 3,607 91.5%
 Black Or African American 82 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 127 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 42 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 75 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner19022828433223514545
Renter1674837476587862
Total17164311358408293223107

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 836 44%
 Single Guardian 204 11%
 Singles 711 38%
 Singles With Roommate 130 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,511 80%
 Households with Kids 370 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1323222013171623171816192317201922111610
Female91313219231524141115101524161919191115
Total2236354122403147312931293841363841302725

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07856 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07856 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 07856 real estate data, the median home value of $328,100 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 07856. Rentals in 07856 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07856 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,940 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 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,012 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 348 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 521 25%
 Households Vacant 238 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 50 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 30 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 109 46%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 5%
 1 Bedroom 210 56%
 2 Bedroom 116 31%
 3+ Bedroom 30 8%
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 $81,330 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07856 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 07856. 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 1,314 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 756 23%
 No Earnings 1,166 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 1,314 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 756 23%
 No Earnings 1,166 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,601 88%
 Public transportation 39 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 1%
 Worked at Home 159 9%
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 109 9%
 High School Graduate 639 50%
 Associate's degree 24 2%
 Bachelor's degree 337 27%
 Master's degree 108 9%
 Professional school degree 50 4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 202 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 76 27%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07856

ZIP Code 07856 is in the Mount Arlington Public School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07856.

Edith M. Decker Elementary School
446 Howard Blvd
Mount Arlington, NJ 07856
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mount Arlington Public School District
Mount Arlington Public School
235 Howard Blvd
Mount Arlington, NJ 07856
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mount Arlington Public School District
Kindercare Learning Center
181 Howard Blvd
Mount Arlington, NJ 07856
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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