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ZIP Code 08201

Primary City:Absecon, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Atlantic County
Timezone: Eastern (10:57pm)
Area code: 609 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.42, -74.50
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08201

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08201. 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 08201. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08201, 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:
Absecon, NJ
Unacceptable:
Absecon City, Absecon Heights, Absecon Highlands, Galloway, Galloway Township, Pinehurst, Smithville

Stats and Demographics for the 08201 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08201 is located in south 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 08201 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08201 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,007
Population Density 1,775 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,091
Median Home Value $233,400
Land Area 5.64 sq mi
Water Area 1.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,856
Median Household Income $57,822

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3123282992773042823012873393514133153201891801119783
Female321279276275335316329308338428423378355236180160150132
Total633607575552639598630595677779836693675425360271247215

Gender

 Male 4,788 48%
 Female 5,219 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,914 69.1%
 Black Or African American 1,567 15.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.4%
 Asian 759 7.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 435 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 293 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1821744167366138027097
Renter124285223207142733213
Total142502664880803453302110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,881 49%
 Single Guardian 769 20%
 Singles 928 24%
 Singles With Roommate 278 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,640 68%
 Households with Kids 1,216 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7550557181706161556452477660575254555949
Female6064646164525053606055465956555062535568
Total13511411913214512211111411512410793135116112102116108114117

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08201 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 08201 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1980s. Looking at 08201 real estate data, the median home value of $233,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 08201. Rentals in 08201 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08201 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,857 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 136 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,018 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 739 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,099 27%
 Households Vacant 235 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 73 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 47 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 73 6%
 1 Bedroom 260 21%
 2 Bedroom 647 53%
 3+ Bedroom 247 20%
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 $57,822 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08201 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. More commuters in 08201 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,504 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,320 28%
 No Earnings 2,322 29%
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 3,504 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,320 28%
 No Earnings 2,322 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,505 89.9%
 Public transportation 244 4.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 111 2.2%
 Worked at Home 147 2.9%
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 444 13%
 High School Graduate 1,859 53%
 Associate's degree 261 8%
 Bachelor's degree 629 18%
 Master's degree 186 5%
 Professional school degree 64 2%
 Doctorate degree 37 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,497 72.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 297 14.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 277 13.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08201

ZIP Code 08201 is in the Absecon Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08201.

Emma C Attales
800 Irelan Ave
Absecon, NJ 08201
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Absecon Public Schools
H Ashton Marsh
800 Irelan Ave
Absecon, NJ 08201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Absecon Public Schools
Holy Spirit High School
500 S New Rd
Absecon, NJ 08201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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