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ZIP Code 07874

Primary City:Stanhope, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Sussex County
Timezone: Eastern (11:44pm)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.92, -74.74
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07874

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07874. 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 07874. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07874, 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:
Stanhope, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 07874 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07874 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 07874 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07874 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,905
Population Density 704 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,347
Median Home Value $259,400
Land Area 12.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,194
Median Household Income $93,777

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
Male262269280382253203286325345419341354254173118583925
Female260276326302225214284331386409405358268203115635044
Total5225456066844784175706567318287467125223762331218969

Gender

 Male 4,386 49%
 Female 4,519 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,199 92.1%
 Black Or African American 166 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.2%
 Asian 218 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 155 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 152 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1928561079266236211934
Renter18787283351663
Total3736368287569737812537

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,980 62%
 Single Guardian 460 14%
 Singles 580 18%
 Singles With Roommate 174 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,002 63%
 Households with Kids 1,192 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4950656236545571534169586250858963757050
Female5159565657495360576866686460626179524836
Total1001091211189310310813111010913512612611014715014212711886

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07874 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07874 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 07874 real estate data, the median home value of $259,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07874 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07874 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07874 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,890 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,375 71%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 508 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 311 9%
 Households Vacant 153 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 5%
 For Sale Only 32 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 1%
 1 Bedroom 84 25%
 2 Bedroom 143 42%
 3+ Bedroom 109 32%
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 $93,777 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 07874 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 07874. 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 3,345 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,807 26%
 No Earnings 1,701 25%
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 3,345 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,807 26%
 No Earnings 1,701 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,269 93%
 Public transportation 61 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 42 1%
 Worked at Home 242 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 149 5.2%
 High School Graduate 1,551 53.9%
 Associate's degree 236 8.2%
 Bachelor's degree 716 24.9%
 Master's degree 132 4.6%
 Professional school degree 72 2.5%
 Doctorate degree 23 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,312 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 306 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 132 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07874

ZIP Code 07874 is in the Byram Township Board of Education School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07874.

Byram Lakes Elementary School
11 Mansfield Dr
Stanhope, NJ 07874
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Byram Township Board of Education School District
Byram Intermediate School
12 Mansfield Dr
Stanhope, NJ 07874
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Byram Township Board of Education School District
Linden Avenue School
19 Linden Ave
Stanhope, NJ 07874
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stanhope School District
Valley Road School
24 Valley Rd
Stanhope, NJ 07874
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stanhope School District
Lenape Valley Regional High School
28 Sparta Rd
Stanhope, NJ 07874
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lenape Valley Regional High School District

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