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ZIP Code 08098

Primary City:Woodstown, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Salem County
Timezone: Eastern (1:10am)
Area code: 856 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.6, -75.3
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08098

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08098. 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 08098. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08098, 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:
Woodstown, NJ
Acceptable:
Pilesgrove, Pilesgrove Township, Pilesgrv Twp
Unacceptable:
Sharptown

Stats and Demographics for the 08098 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08098 is located in southwest 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 08098 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 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 08098 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,090
Population Density 161 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,582
Median Home Value $261,500
Land Area 56.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,365
Median Household Income $76,274

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male20726031234030626426327429436035832332820114313210279
Female210258305328198228215263276403383318278206135153150237
Total417518617668504492478537570763741641606407278285252316

Gender

 Male 4,546 50%
 Female 4,544 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,717 84.9%
 Black Or African American 921 10.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.4%
 Asian 92 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 134 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 186 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1518639963759233824483
Renter431541421479173109112
Total58340541784683411353195

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,901 56%
 Single Guardian 475 14%
 Singles 816 24%
 Singles With Roommate 173 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,257 67%
 Households with Kids 1,108 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3642473744585560436560586168578871804460
Female3141484340556051524764725765736684574837
Total6783958084113115111951121241301181331301541551379297

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08098 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08098 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 08098 real estate data, the median home value of $261,500 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 08098. Rentals in 08098 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08098 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,618 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 287 3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 98 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 87 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,711 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 783 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 871 24%
 Households Vacant 217 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 71 32.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2.8%
 For Sale Only 58 26.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 8.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 6.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 50 23.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 4%
 1 Bedroom 298 43%
 2 Bedroom 183 26%
 3+ Bedroom 189 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 $76,274 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08098 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. Most commuters in 08098 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 2,681 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,934 26%
 No Earnings 2,719 37%
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 2,681 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,934 26%
 No Earnings 2,719 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,495 91.1%
 Public transportation 40 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 91 2.4%
 Worked at Home 195 5.1%
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 302 10%
 High School Graduate 1,603 51%
 Associate's degree 125 4%
 Bachelor's degree 834 26%
 Master's degree 182 6%
 Professional school degree 92 3%
 Doctorate degree 35 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,640 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 177 9.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 143 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08098

ZIP Code 08098 is in the Salem County Vocational Technical School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08098.

New Jersey Regional Day School at Mannington
35 Cheney Rd
Woodstown, NJ 08098
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Salem County Vocational Technical School District
Mary S Shoemaker School
Mary South Shoemaker School
Woodstown, NJ 08098
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Woodstown-Pilesgrove Regional School District
Woodstown Middle School
Woodstown Middle School
Woodstown, NJ 08098
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Woodstown-Pilesgrove Regional School District
Salem County Career and Technical High School
880 Route 45
Woodstown, NJ 08098
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salem County Vocational Technical School District
Woodstown High School
Woodstown High School
Woodstown, NJ 08098
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Woodstown-Pilesgrove Regional School District

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