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ZIP Code 08302

Primary City:Bridgeton, NJ (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (7:18am)
Coordinates:39.4, -75.3
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08302

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08302. 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 08302. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08302, 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:
Bridgeton, NJ
Unacceptable:
Deerfield Twp, Fairfield Twp, Stow Creek Twp, Upper Deerfield Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 08302 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08302 is located in southwest New Jersey and covers a slightly higher 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 08302 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08302 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 46,872
Population Density 328 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,215
Median Home Value $165,000
Land Area 143.07 sq mi
Water Area 4.73 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,223
Median Household Income $49,654

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,8771,6461,4891,7332,0142,2042,1961,9491,8521,8801,5411,2311,096767542423317231
Female1,8471,6591,4791,4831,5841,5101,3521,3221,3051,4351,4141,2101,118857717554500538
Total3,7243,3052,9683,2163,5983,7143,5483,2713,1573,3152,9552,4412,2141,6241,259977817769

Gender

 Male 24,988 53%
 Female 21,884 47%
Gender

Race

 White 23,878 50.9%
 Black Or African American 12,524 26.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 887 1.9%
 Asian 443 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 7,382 15.7%
 Two Or More Races 1,746 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner817461,4192,0251,9381,387929384
Renter5651,3751,018915610422284125
Total6462,1212,4372,9402,5481,8091,213509

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,351 45%
 Single Guardian 3,809 27%
 Singles 3,393 24%
 Singles With Roommate 670 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,623 61%
 Households with Kids 5,600 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male372388386394351330328292345322318287311251337331384334347379
Female380353412357350314302359334314281283322279268319287316293335
Total752741798751701644630651679636599570633530605650671650640714

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08302 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 08302 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 08302 real estate data, the median home value of $165,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08302 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08302 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08302 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 42,193 90.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 4,257 9.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 29 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 190 0.4%
 Other Institutional 40 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 163 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,654 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,255 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,314 35%
 Households Vacant 992 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 317 32.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 1.8%
 For Sale Only 135 13.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 44 4.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 7.9%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 396 39.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 159 3%
 1 Bedroom 824 17%
 2 Bedroom 1,917 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,970 40%
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 $49,654 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08302 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 08302 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,836 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,964 27%
 No Earnings 15,738 42%
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 11,836 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,964 27%
 No Earnings 15,738 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,024 90.3%
 Public transportation 313 1.9%
 Taxicab 47 0.3%
 Motorcycle 8 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 959 5.8%
 Worked at Home 293 1.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4,894 28.3%
 High School Graduate 9,903 57.3%
 Associate's degree 715 4.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,217 7.0%
 Master's degree 331 1.9%
 Professional school degree 138 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 91 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,812 81.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 781 8.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,047 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08302

ZIP Code 08302 is in the Office of Education Juvenile Justice Commission School District. There are 24 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08302.

Cumberland Day
10 Washington St
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Office of Education Juvenile Justice Commission School District
Cumberland Campus
13 Ramah Rd
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Salem County Special Services School District
Geraldine O Foster Early Childhood Center
550 Buckshutem Rd
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeton Public Schools
Broad Street School
251 West Broad St
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeton Public Schools
Buckshutem Road School
550 Buckshutem Rd
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeton Public Schools
Cherry Street School
11 Cherry St
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeton Public Schools
Indian Ave School
399 Indian Ave
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeton Public Schools
Quarter Mile Land School
300 Quarter Mile Ln
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeton Public Schools
West Avenue School
51 North West Ave
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeton Public Schools
Fairfield Township School
375 Gouldtown Woodruff Rd
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfield Township School District
Hopewell Crest
122 Sewall Rd
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hopewell Township School District
Charles F. Seabrook School
1373 Hwy 77
Seabrook, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Upper Deerfield Township School District
Elizabeth F. Moore School
1361 Hwy 77
Seabrook, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Upper Deerfield Township School District
Woodruff Middle School
1385 Hwy 77
Seabrook, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Upper Deerfield Township School District
Southwoods State Prison
215 Burlington Rd
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Office of Educational Services Department of Corrections School District
Cumberland County Juv. Center
135 Sunny Slope Ln
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Office of Education Juvenile Justice Commission School District
Essex County Youth House
80 Duryea St
Newark, NJ 08302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Office of Education Juvenile Justice Commission School District
Bridgeton High School
111 North West Ave
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bridgeton Public Schools
Cumberland County Technical Education Center
601 Bridgeton Ave
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland County Board of Vocational Education School District
Cumberland Regional High School
90 Silver Lake Rd
Seabrook, NJ 08302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cumberland Regional School District
Bridgeton Christian School
27 Central Ave
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cohansey Christian School
256 Pecks Corner Cohansey Rd
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
Woodland Country Day School
1216 Roadstown Rd
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Devereux-Njca
198 Roadstown Rd
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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