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ZIP Code 08005

Primary City:Barnegat, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Ocean County
Timezone: Eastern (9:38am)
Coordinates:39.8, -74.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08005

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08005. 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 08005. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08005, 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:
Barnegat, NJ
Unacceptable:
Barnegat Township, Warren Grove

Stats and Demographics for the 08005 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08005 is located in east 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 08005 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 08005 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,448
Population Density 474 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,866
Median Home Value $258,300
Land Area 47.36 sq mi
Water Area 1.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,716
Median Household Income $63,295

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male586624703757555524543563668758660617787768661493306177
Female547614702683509515541631716819766764971955740538384303
Total1,1331,2381,4051,4401,0641,0391,0841,1941,3841,5771,4261,3811,7581,7231,4011,031690480

Gender

 Male 10,750 48%
 Female 11,698 52%
Gender

Race

 White 20,663 92.0%
 Black Or African American 694 3.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.2%
 Asian 381 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 270 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 403 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner445021,0191,4131,6001,7721,069251
Renter77252259200114606024
Total1217541,2781,6131,7141,8321,129275

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,332 61%
 Single Guardian 1,132 13%
 Singles 1,892 22%
 Singles With Roommate 360 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,257 72%
 Households with Kids 2,459 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male123112116129122116137113136146130153138136173142164151127120
Female107122106106118111120114151139140160136127153138137144111107
Total230234222235240227257227287285270313274263326280301295238227

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08005 has a slightly less than average 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 08005 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 08005 real estate data, the median home value of $258,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 08005. Rentals in 08005 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08005 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,330 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 109 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,983 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,687 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,046 11%
 Households Vacant 1,150 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 72 6.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.4%
 For Sale Only 185 16.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 52 4.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 683 59.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 153 13.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 248 26%
 2 Bedroom 287 30%
 3+ Bedroom 429 45%
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 $63,295 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08005 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 08005. 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 6,660 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,058 22%
 No Earnings 7,856 42%
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 6,660 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,058 22%
 No Earnings 7,856 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,811 93%
 Public transportation 244 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 121 1%
 Worked at Home 280 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 899 12.1%
 High School Graduate 4,127 55.4%
 Associate's degree 468 6.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,294 17.4%
 Master's degree 565 7.6%
 Professional school degree 87 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,380 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 311 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 281 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08005

ZIP Code 08005 is in the Barnegat Township School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08005.

Robert L. Horbelt Elementary School
104 Burr St
Barnegat, NJ 08005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Barnegat Township School District
Joseph T. Donahue Elementary School
200 Bengal Blvd
Barnegat, NJ 08005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Barnegat Township School District
Lillian M. Dunfee Elementary
128 Barnegat Blvd
Barnegat, NJ 08005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Barnegat Township School District
Cecil S Collins Elementary
570 Barnegat Blvd North
Barnegat, NJ 08005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Barnegat Township School District
Russell O. Brackman Middle School
600 Barnegat Blvd North
Barnegat, NJ 08005
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Barnegat Township School District
Barnegat High School
180 Bengal Blvd
Barnegat, NJ 08005
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Barnegat Township School District

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