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ZIP Code 08087

Primary City:Tuckerton, NJ (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (5:18am)
Coordinates:39.6, -74.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08087

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08087. 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 08087. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08087, 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:
Tuckerton, NJ
Acceptable:
Little Egg Harbor, Little Egg Harbor Twp, Ltl Egg Hbr, Mystic Islands, Mystic Islnds
Unacceptable:
Leh, Parkertown, Tuckerton Boro, West Tuckerton

Stats and Demographics for the 08087 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08087 is located in southeast 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 08087 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08087 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,104
Population Density 482 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,509
Median Home Value $235,000
Land Area 49.97 sq mi
Water Area 6.85 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,713
Median Household Income $57,308

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male661695724716602577667669750877909765816749615417263191
Female638633653698613638690669782919947843965819699469387379
Total1,2991,3281,3771,4141,2151,2151,3571,3381,5321,7961,8561,6081,7811,5681,314886650570

Gender

 Male 11,663 48%
 Female 12,441 52%
Gender

Race

 White 22,713 94.2%
 Black Or African American 296 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.2%
 Asian 289 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 377 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 390 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner536541,1381,6471,7291,641881255
Renter11937634135022014910753
Total1721,0301,4791,9971,9491,790988308

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,262 54%
 Single Guardian 1,484 15%
 Singles 2,424 25%
 Singles With Roommate 543 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,988 72%
 Households with Kids 2,725 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male127141126124159126122139149118151148149158143161162138112125
Female115136152128133111121139129119135137154108157156147112126131
Total242277278252292237243278278237286285303266300317309250238256

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08087 has a slightly higher 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 08087 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 08087 real estate data, the median home value of $235,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08087 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08087 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 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 08087 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,827 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 269 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,640 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,358 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,715 14%
 Households Vacant 2,796 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 124 4.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.1%
 For Sale Only 281 10.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,082 74.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 256 9.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 25 1%
 1 Bedroom 241 13%
 2 Bedroom 806 43%
 3+ Bedroom 790 42%
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 $57,308 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08087 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. However, that is not the case in 08087. 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 6,470 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,346 28%
 No Earnings 7,568 39%
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 6,470 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,346 28%
 No Earnings 7,568 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,944 91.9%
 Public transportation 169 1.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 36 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 136 1.4%
 Worked at Home 452 4.6%
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 1,024 12.7%
 High School Graduate 4,790 59.2%
 Associate's degree 649 8.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,063 13.1%
 Master's degree 404 5.0%
 Professional school degree 107 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 57 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,766 88.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 230 5.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 252 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08087

ZIP Code 08087 is in the Little Egg Harbor Township School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08087.

Robert C. Wood Sr Early Childhood Center
950 Route 539
Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Little Egg Harbor Township School District
George J. Mitchell Elementary School
950 Route 539
Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Little Egg Harbor Township School District
Frog Pond Elementary School
305 Frog Pond Rd
Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Little Egg Harbor Township School District
Tuckerton Elementary School
Marine St
Tuckerton, NJ 08087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tuckerton Borough School District
Pinelands Regional High School
565 Nugentown Rd
Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pinelands Regional Board of Education School District
Pinelands Regional Hjunior High School
590 Nugentown Rd
Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Pinelands Regional Board of Education School District

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