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ZIP Code 08321

Primary City:Fortescue, NJ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
Neighborhood: Downe
County: Cumberland County
Timezone: Eastern (8:00am)
Area code: 856 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.240, -75.171
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08321

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08321. 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 08321. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08321, 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:
Fortescue, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08321 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08321 is located in southwest 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 08321 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08321 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 247
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 317
Median Home Value $210,000
Land Area 9.40 sq mi
Water Area 1.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 136
Median Household Income $41,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 62Male Median Age: 64Female Median Age: 61

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


 Male 126 51%
 Female 121 49%


 White 237 96.0%
 Black Or African American 5 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 4 1.6%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 60 44%
 Single Guardian 11 8%
 Singles 50 37%
 Singles With Roommate 15 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 124 91%
 Households with Kids 12 9%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08321 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 08321 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 08321 real estate data, the median home value of $210,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 08321 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08321 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 247 100%
 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 51 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 75 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 10 3%
 Households Vacant 181 57%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 148 82%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 2 100%
 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 $41,250 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. A higher percentage of people in 08321 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 08321 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 29 29%
 No Earnings 57 56%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 29 29%
 No Earnings 57 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 28 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 6 18%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 9 15%
 High School Graduate 35 58%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 16 27%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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