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ZIP Code 08317

Primary City:Dorothy, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Atlantic County
Timezone: Eastern (3:07am)
Coordinates:39.40, -74.83
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08317

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08317. 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 08317. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08317, 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:
Dorothy, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08317 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08317 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 08317 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08317 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,344
Population Density 186 people per sq mi
Housing Units 473
Median Home Value $252,700
Land Area 7.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 455
Median Household Income $83,409

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male304455553924353747767865392467164
Female31315258412927415779744434151317128
Total617510711380536278104155152109733919242812

Gender

 Male 681 51%
 Female 663 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,274 94.8%
 Black Or African American 41 3.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 7 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1237715310933216
Renter27965120
Total3308615911434236

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 285 63%
 Single Guardian 69 15%
 Singles 76 17%
 Singles With Roommate 25 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 290 64%
 Households with Kids 165 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male455127105139914118131077161512
Female5759575688881315171199127
Total912102112171019171722192128271816252719

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08317 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08317 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 08317 real estate data, the median home value of $252,700 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 08317. Rentals in 08317 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08317 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,337 99.5%
 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 7 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 332 70%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 91 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 32 7%
 Households Vacant 18 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 23 100%
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 $83,409 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08317 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. However, that is not the case in 08317. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 445 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 512 41%
 No Earnings 290 23%
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 445 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 512 41%
 No Earnings 290 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 702 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 1%
 Worked at Home 43 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 49 9%
 High School Graduate 309 58%
 Associate's degree 61 12%
 Bachelor's degree 84 16%
 Master's degree 16 3%
 Professional school degree 11 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 208 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08317

ZIP Code 08317 is in the Weymouth Township School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08317.

Weymouth Township Elementary School
1202 Eleventh Ave
Dorothy, NJ 08317
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Weymouth Township School District

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