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ZIP Code 08247

Primary City:Stone Harbor, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Cape May County
Timezone: Eastern (11:04pm)
Area code: 609 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.05, -74.78
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08247

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08247. 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 08247. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08247, 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:
Stone Harbor, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08247 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08247 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 08247 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08247 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 925
Population Density 187 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,361
Median Home Value $1,000,001
Land Area 4.95 sq mi
Water Area 4.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 471
Median Household Income $66,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 61Male Median Age: 60Female Median Age: 62

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15171321121791412262839445639292325
Female7121612169131714243549576131384035
Total22292933282622312650638810111770676360

Gender

 Male 439 47%
 Female 486 53%
Gender

Race

 White 898 97.1%
 Black Or African American 14 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner081356105987639
Renter2121361214710
Total22026621171128349

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 235 50%
 Single Guardian 39 8%
 Singles 176 37%
 Singles With Roommate 21 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 419 89%
 Households with Kids 52 11%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male44110505713333384423
Female12211135213354222331
Total5632163109266875106754

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08247 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 08247 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 08247 real estate data, the median home value of $1,000,001 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 08247. Rentals in 08247 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 08247 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 924 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 207 6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 188 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 76 2%
 Households Vacant 2,890 86%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 115 4.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 18 0.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,748 95.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 0.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 8%
 2 Bedroom 30 50%
 3+ Bedroom 25 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 $66,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08247 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. 08247 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 08247 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 08247 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 223 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 127 18%
 No Earnings 366 51%
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 223 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 127 18%
 No Earnings 366 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 216 71%
 Public transportation 3 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 53 17%
 Worked at Home 33 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 08247 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 13 4%
 High School Graduate 76 24%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 137 43%
 Master's degree 45 14%
 Professional school degree 36 11%
 Doctorate degree 12 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 40 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08247

ZIP Code 08247 is in the Stone Harbor Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08247.

Stone Harbor Elementary School
275 93rd St
Stone Harbor, NJ 08247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stone Harbor Elementary School District

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