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ZIP Code 07981

Primary City:Whippany, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Morris County
Timezone: Eastern (3:28pm)
Coordinates:40.82, -74.42
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07981

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07981. 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 07981. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07981, 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:
Whippany, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 07981 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07981 is located in northeast 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 07981 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07981 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,865
Population Density 1,314 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,580
Median Home Value $466,300
Land Area 6.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,452
Median Household Income $106,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male22227032625117619419726938239131926624719215111698120
Female204262336246173164214301392430360291297234173167167267
Total426532662497349358411570774821679557544426324283265387

Gender

 Male 4,187 47%
 Female 4,678 53%
Gender

Race

 White 7,575 85.4%
 Black Or African American 76 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 977 11.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 108 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 123 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9168578796594404286133
Renter4548447382173163
Total13222662843632425359296

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,050 59%
 Single Guardian 376 11%
 Singles 905 26%
 Singles With Roommate 121 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,328 67%
 Households with Kids 1,124 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5343523953485652616563636669616163392725
Female4040404738555359577671715761625465372824
Total9383928691103109111118141134134123130123115128765549

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07981 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07981 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1990s. Looking at 07981 real estate data, the median home value of $466,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07981 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07981 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07981 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,854 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 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,054 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 914 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 484 14%
 Households Vacant 128 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 36 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 33 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 14%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 9%
 1 Bedroom 101 26%
 2 Bedroom 71 18%
 3+ Bedroom 182 47%
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 $106,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 07981 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 07981 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,198 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,938 26%
 No Earnings 2,223 30%
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 3,198 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,938 26%
 No Earnings 2,223 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,206 93.7%
 Public transportation 94 2.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 0.3%
 Worked at Home 177 3.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 07981 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 94 3%
 High School Graduate 1,334 44%
 Associate's degree 221 7%
 Bachelor's degree 821 27%
 Master's degree 341 11%
 Professional school degree 114 4%
 Doctorate degree 116 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,538 78.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 325 16.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 99 5.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07981

ZIP Code 07981 is in the Hanover Township Board of Education School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07981.

Bee Meadow School
120 Reynolds Ave
Whippany, NJ 07981
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hanover Township Board of Education School District
Memorial Junior School
61 Highland Ave
Whippany, NJ 07981
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hanover Township Board of Education School District
Salem Drive School
29 Salem Dr
Whippany, NJ 07981
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hanover Township Board of Education School District
Whippany Park High School
165 Whippany Rd
Whippany, NJ 07981
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hanover Park Regional High School District
Calais School
45 Highland Ave
Whippany, NJ 07981
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Inspire Kids
718 State Route 10
Whippany, NJ 07981
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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