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ZIP Code 08028

Primary City:Glassboro, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Gloucester County
Timezone: Eastern (2:22pm)
Area code: 856 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.70, -75.12
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08028

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08028. 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 08028. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08028, 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:
Glassboro, NJ
Unacceptable:
Aura

Stats and Demographics for the 08028 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08028 is located in west 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 08028 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08028 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,078
Population Density 1,311 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,121
Median Home Value $210,900
Land Area 15.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,637
Median Household Income $63,353

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6075275659772,08361554248346060463649439727421615811099
Female5714815549531,786607551508533677711568463369249225205220
Total1,1781,0081,1191,9303,8691,2221,0939919931,2811,3471,062860643465383315319

Gender

 Male 9,847 49%
 Female 10,231 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,201 70.7%
 Black Or African American 4,065 20.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.2%
 Asian 555 2.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 606 3.0%
 Two Or More Races 606 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner425357531,130887560352141
Renter72941726033620411310276
Total7719521,0131,4661,091673454217

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,965 45%
 Single Guardian 1,357 20%
 Singles 1,490 22%
 Singles With Roommate 825 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,460 67%
 Households with Kids 2,177 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13411513110911711610584105128102101113121122126131202396571
Female10311812399110841059191111102113117111124118127179405523
Total2372332542082272002101751962392042142302322462442583818011,094

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08028 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08028 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 08028 real estate data, the median home value of $210,900 is slightly higher than average 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 08028. Rentals in 08028 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08028 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,834 88.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 16 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2,001 10.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 212 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,373 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,027 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,237 31%
 Households Vacant 484 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 187 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 3%
 For Sale Only 81 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 172 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 76 4%
 1 Bedroom 611 30%
 2 Bedroom 790 39%
 3+ Bedroom 534 27%
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 $63,353 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08028 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 08028 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 5,124 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,952 36%
 No Earnings 5,452 33%
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 5,124 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,952 36%
 No Earnings 5,452 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,694 85%
 Public transportation 154 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 739 8%
 Worked at Home 458 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 478 10%
 High School Graduate 2,832 58%
 Associate's degree 288 6%
 Bachelor's degree 731 15%
 Master's degree 377 8%
 Professional school degree 82 2%
 Doctorate degree 111 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,632 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 596 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 243 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08028

ZIP Code 08028 is in the Elk Township School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08028.

Aura Elementary School
100 Unionville Rd
Glassboro, NJ 08028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elk Township School District
Dorthy L. Bullock School
370 East New St
Glassboro, NJ 08028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Glassboro Public Schools
J. Harvey Rodgers School
301 Georgetown Rd
Glassboro, NJ 08028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Glassboro Public Schools
Thomas E. Bowe School
Carpenter St and Mancuso Ln
Glassboro, NJ 08028
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Glassboro Public Schools
Glassboro High School
560 Joseph L Bowe Blvd
Glassboro, NJ 08028
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Glassboro Public Schools
Glassboro Intermediate School
202 North Delsea Dr
Glassboro, NJ 08028
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Glassboro Public Schools
Ambassador Christian Academy
535 Mullica Hill Rd
Glassboro, NJ 08028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Healing Wings Christian Daycare Center
520 Stranger Ave
Glassboro, NJ 08028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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