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ZIP Code 08316

Primary City:Dorchester, NJ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
Neighborhood: Maurice River
County: Cumberland County
Timezone: Eastern (9:02pm)
Area code: 856 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.27, -74.96
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08316

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08316. 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 08316. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08316, 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:
Dorchester, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08316 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08316 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 08316 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08316 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 400
Population Density 106 people per sq mi
Housing Units 158
Median Home Value $114,900
Land Area 3.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 150
Median Household Income $55,313

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male121612111510152115189818711233
Female207191211111115101416512115735
Total322331232621263625322513301816968

Gender

 Male 206 52%
 Female 194 49%
Gender

Race

 White 378 94.5%
 Black Or African American 2 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.5%
 Asian 4 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 8 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner41424302820107
Renter25310110
Total61927312821117

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 81 54%
 Single Guardian 27 18%
 Singles 36 24%
 Singles With Roommate 6 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 96 64%
 Households with Kids 54 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male42133152532133440121
Female15650222143417303241
Total577833746755410743362

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08316 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08316 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 08316 real estate data, the median home value of $114,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08316 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08316 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08316 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 400 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 84 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 53 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 13 8%
 Households Vacant 8 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 38%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 100%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $55,313 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08316 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 08316 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 08316. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 44 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 33%
 No Earnings 146 51%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 44 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 33%
 No Earnings 146 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 91 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 83 61%
 High School Graduate 44 33%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 8 6%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 45 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 38%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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