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ZIP Code 08055

Primary City:Medford, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Burlington County
Timezone: Eastern (8:54pm)
Coordinates:39.86, -74.81
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08055. 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 08055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08055, 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:
Medford, NJ
Acceptable:
Medford Lakes
Unacceptable:
Medford Lakes Boro, Medford Township

Stats and Demographics for the 08055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08055 is located in central 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 08055 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 08055 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,179
Population Density 678 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,195
Median Home Value $359,700
Land Area 40.08 sq mi
Water Area 1.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,760
Median Household Income $108,036

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6791,0091,2041,0514985034597061,0601,1751,203994959653390268217192
Female7139661,1489365134465078171,1881,3701,2241,053975694419321275394
Total1,3921,9752,3521,9871,0119499661,5232,2482,5452,4272,0471,9341,347809589492586

Gender

 Male 13,220 49%
 Female 13,959 51%
Gender

Race

 White 25,761 94.8%
 Black Or African American 372 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.2%
 Asian 507 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 146 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 344 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner204341,6182,4212,0811,196556163
Renter6123423223814879123156
Total816681,8502,6592,2291,275679319

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,589 68%
 Single Guardian 1,052 11%
 Singles 1,738 18%
 Singles With Roommate 381 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,019 62%
 Households with Kids 3,741 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male122138146172163213203206224237253241220253225253228211134105
Female11515315817418920719718219122519622726123921422723715310587
Total237291304346352420400388415462449468481492439480465364239192

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08055 has a small 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 08055 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 08055 real estate data, the median home value of $359,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 08055. Rentals in 08055 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 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 08055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,959 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 177 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 43 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,524 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,965 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,271 12%
 Households Vacant 435 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 154 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 99 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 65 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 89 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 71 5%
 1 Bedroom 487 35%
 2 Bedroom 379 28%
 3+ Bedroom 438 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 $108,036 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08055 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 08055. 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 9,537 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,226 24%
 No Earnings 6,657 31%
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 9,537 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,226 24%
 No Earnings 6,657 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,613 86.8%
 Public transportation 371 2.8%
 Taxicab 7 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 496 3.7%
 Worked at Home 885 6.6%
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 417 5%
 High School Graduate 2,812 32%
 Associate's degree 625 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,821 32%
 Master's degree 1,336 15%
 Professional school degree 570 6%
 Doctorate degree 325 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,651 77.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,066 17.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 315 5.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08055

ZIP Code 08055 is in the Medford Lakes School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08055.

Neeta School
44 Neeta Trail
Medford Lakes, NJ 08055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medford Lakes School District
Nokomis School
135 Mudjekeewis Trail
Medford Lakes, NJ 08055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medford Lakes School District
Kirby'S Mill Elementary School
151 Hartford Rd
Medford, NJ 08055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medford Township Public Schools
Cranberry Pines Elementary
400 Fairview Rd
Medford, NJ 08055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medford Township Public Schools
Haines Sixth Grade Center
162 Stokes Rd
Medford, NJ 08055
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Medford Township Public Schools
Milton H. Allen Elementary School
24 Allen Ave
Medford, NJ 08055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medford Township Public Schools
Taunton Forge Elementary School
32 Evergreen Trail
Medford, NJ 08055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medford Township Public Schools
Chairville Elementary School
36 Chairville Rd
Medford, NJ 08055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medford Township Public Schools
Burlington County Inst of Tech
10 Hawkins Rd
Medford, NJ 08055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Burlington County Institute of Technology School District
Lenape High School
235 Hartford Rd
Medford, NJ 08055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lenape Regional High School District
Shawnee High School
600 Tabernacle Rd
Medford, NJ 08055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lenape Regional High School District
Medford Memorial Middle School
55 Mill St
Medford, NJ 08055
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Medford Township Public Schools
St Mary of the Lakes School
196 Route 70
Medford, NJ 08055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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