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ZIP Code 08406

Primary City:Ventnor City, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Atlantic County
Timezone: Eastern (3:14am)
Coordinates:39.34, -74.48
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08406

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08406. 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 08406. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08406, 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:
Ventnor City, NJ
Unacceptable:
Atlantic City, Ventnor, Ventnor Heights

Stats and Demographics for the 08406 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08406 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 08406 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08406 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,650
Population Density 5,367 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,829
Median Home Value $326,200
Land Area 1.98 sq mi
Water Area 1.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,592
Median Household Income $53,609

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male267267307290337335283266330423453385354263180168148104
Female254243258273311306288272338422443425400334250235214224
Total521510565563648641571538668845896810754597430403362328

Gender

 Male 5,160 48%
 Female 5,490 52%
Gender

Race

 White 8,076 75.8%
 Black Or African American 453 4.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 0.5%
 Asian 924 8.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 860 8.1%
 Two Or More Races 282 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21125295612654490377179
Renter12434432039225317115085
Total1454696151,004907661527264

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,803 39%
 Single Guardian 841 18%
 Singles 1,590 35%
 Singles With Roommate 358 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,498 76%
 Households with Kids 1,094 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5564505044555656566659596756617573473457
Female5462445254504042575250494859615255564953
Total1091269410298105969811311810910811511512212712810383110

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08406 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 08406 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 08406 real estate data, the median home value of $326,200 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 08406. Rentals in 08406 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08406 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,644 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 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,735 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,018 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,839 23%
 Households Vacant 3,237 41%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 328 10.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 0.6%
 For Sale Only 118 3.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,584 79.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 161 5.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 2%
 1 Bedroom 680 40%
 2 Bedroom 346 21%
 3+ Bedroom 631 37%
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 $53,609 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08406 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. ZIP code 08406 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 08406 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 3,006 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,465 27%
 No Earnings 3,819 41%
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 3,006 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,465 27%
 No Earnings 3,819 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,721 76.9%
 Public transportation 745 15.4%
 Taxicab 42 0.9%
 Motorcycle 14 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 223 4.6%
 Worked at Home 93 1.9%
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 452 12%
 High School Graduate 1,929 49%
 Associate's degree 138 4%
 Bachelor's degree 890 23%
 Master's degree 253 6%
 Professional school degree 219 6%
 Doctorate degree 35 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,076 77.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 171 12.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 150 10.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08406

ZIP Code 08406 is in the Ventnor City School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08406.

Ventnor Middle School
Ventnor Educational Community
Ventnor, NJ 08406
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ventnor City School District
Ventnor Elementary School
400 North Lafayette Ave
Ventnor, NJ 08406
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ventnor City School District

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