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ZIP Code 08230

Primary City:Ocean View, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Cape May County
Timezone: Eastern (5:18pm)
Area code: 609 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.21, -74.72
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08230

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08230. 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 08230. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08230, 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:
Ocean View, NJ
Unacceptable:
Palermo, Seaville

Stats and Demographics for the 08230 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08230 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 08230 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 08230 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,599
Population Density 445 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,648
Median Home Value $337,400
Land Area 12.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,035
Median Household Income $76,563

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13115522423615310510413316023325222719712472685648
Female13414220520814511110313118627230424019214110384101119
Total265297429444298216207264346505556467389265175152157167

Gender

 Male 2,678 48%
 Female 2,921 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,395 96.4%
 Black Or African American 36 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 48 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 50 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 63 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner119424752247323913953
Renter2542373437232930
Total3613628455651026216883

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,253 62%
 Single Guardian 283 14%
 Singles 428 21%
 Singles With Roommate 71 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,323 65%
 Households with Kids 712 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3330182829363426304041375650505359403435
Female2126323121183430396025443937464542502530
Total545650595054685669100668195879698101905965

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08230 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 08230 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 08230 real estate data, the median home value of $337,400 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 08230. Rentals in 08230 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08230 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,488 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 103 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,295 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 483 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 257 10%
 Households Vacant 613 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 3.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 37 6.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 514 83.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 6.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 12%
 1 Bedroom 61 24%
 2 Bedroom 50 19%
 3+ Bedroom 116 45%
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 $76,563 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08230 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 08230 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,685 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,375 29%
 No Earnings 1,636 35%
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 1,685 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,375 29%
 No Earnings 1,636 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,460 95.1%
 Public transportation 19 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 1.2%
 Worked at Home 76 2.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 08230 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 51 3%
 High School Graduate 970 52%
 Associate's degree 161 9%
 Bachelor's degree 530 29%
 Master's degree 71 4%
 Professional school degree 52 3%
 Doctorate degree 17 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 827 87.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 67 7.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 54 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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