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ZIP Code 07885

Primary City:Wharton, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Morris County
Timezone: Eastern (10:30am)
Coordinates:40.93, -74.59
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07885

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07885. 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 07885. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07885, 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:
Wharton, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 07885 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07885 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 07885 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 higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07885 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,078
Population Density 670 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,983
Median Home Value $288,000
Land Area 15.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.72 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,743
Median Household Income $79,732

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male282335345351307309354366392429380318260170123927358
Female292286301351242325315360404475402342294233171136101104
Total574621646702549634669726796904782660554403294228174162

Gender

 Male 4,944 49%
 Female 5,134 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,200 81.4%
 Black Or African American 352 3.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.2%
 Asian 477 4.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 676 6.7%
 Two Or More Races 349 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1028447667352335520966
Renter38234268238178796250
Total48518744911701434271116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,858 50%
 Single Guardian 667 18%
 Singles 986 26%
 Singles With Roommate 232 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,459 66%
 Households with Kids 1,284 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5659536148816669716267607383717872656556
Female5860636159555756596273564664867773754054
Total114119116122107136123125130124140116119147157155145140105110

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07885 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07885 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 07885 real estate data, the median home value of $288,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07885 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07885 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07885 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,065 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 2 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,960 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 636 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,147 29%
 Households Vacant 240 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 83 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 68 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 329 31%
 2 Bedroom 462 43%
 3+ Bedroom 274 26%
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 $79,732 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07885 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. Most commuters in 07885 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,868 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,105 25%
 No Earnings 2,370 28%
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 3,868 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,105 25%
 No Earnings 2,370 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,745 90%
 Public transportation 195 4%
 Taxicab 62 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 77 1%
 Worked at Home 171 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 476 12.9%
 High School Graduate 1,991 54.0%
 Associate's degree 156 4.2%
 Bachelor's degree 807 21.9%
 Master's degree 231 6.3%
 Professional school degree 15 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,493 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 187 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 106 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07885

ZIP Code 07885 is in the Jefferson Township School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07885.

Arthur Stanlick Elementary School
121 B Shawnee Trail
Lake Shawnee Wharton, NJ 07885
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson Township School District
Catherine a Dwyer Elementary School
665 Mt Hope Ave
Wharton, NJ 07885
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockaway Township School District
Alfred C. Mackinnon Middle School
137 East Central Ave
Wharton, NJ 07885
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wharton Borough Board of Education School District
Marie V. Duffy Elementary School
137 East Central Ave
Wharton, NJ 07885
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wharton Borough Board of Education School District
Celebrate the Children
345 S Main St
Wharton, NJ 07885
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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