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ZIP Code 08527

Primary City:Jackson, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Ocean County
Timezone: Eastern (9:24am)
Coordinates:40.1, -74.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08527

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08527. 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 08527. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08527, 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:
Jackson, NJ
Unacceptable:
Jackson Township, Jackson Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 08527 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08527 is located in east 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 08527 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08527 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 54,392
Population Density 638 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,193
Median Home Value $329,500
Land Area 85.26 sq mi
Water Area 1.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,275
Median Household Income $88,588

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5021,8502,1731,9911,4101,2021,2521,5582,0972,5302,2031,5721,4961,270932646429300
Female1,4101,8202,0081,9521,3111,2921,2841,8152,3682,6382,1321,7131,7181,5071,006726557722
Total2,9123,6704,1813,9432,7212,4942,5363,3734,4655,1684,3353,2853,2142,7771,9381,3729861,022

Gender

 Male 26,413 49%
 Female 27,979 51%
Gender

Race

 White 48,352 88.9%
 Black Or African American 2,635 4.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 57 0.1%
 Asian 1,607 3.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
 Other Race 689 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,039 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner811,2713,3314,6163,3972,5991,247263
Renter113441503543238159191282
Total1941,7123,8345,1593,6352,7581,438545

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 12,277 64%
 Single Guardian 2,639 14%
 Singles 3,529 18%
 Singles With Roommate 830 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 12,023 62%
 Households with Kids 7,252 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male257298320365346366380386372413473409446432432465420343331299
Female250283297326348356335401380384416389396423435465404326322276
Total507581617691694722715787752797889798842855867930824669653575

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08527 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08527 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 08527 real estate data, the median home value of $329,500 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 08527. Rentals in 08527 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08527 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 53,960 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 9 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 411 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 12,882 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,923 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,470 12%
 Households Vacant 918 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 223 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Sale Only 228 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 79 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 208 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 171 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 0.4%
 1 Bedroom 788 29.2%
 2 Bedroom 1,227 45.5%
 3+ Bedroom 672 24.9%
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 $88,588 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08527 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 08527. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 17,987 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,507 26%
 No Earnings 14,423 33%
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 17,987 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,507 26%
 No Earnings 14,423 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23,214 90.1%
 Public transportation 650 2.5%
 Taxicab 12 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 361 1.4%
 Worked at Home 1,530 5.9%
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 1,434 8%
 High School Graduate 10,040 55%
 Associate's degree 1,014 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,549 19%
 Master's degree 1,513 8%
 Professional school degree 384 2%
 Doctorate degree 300 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,732 82.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,178 11.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 678 6.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08527

ZIP Code 08527 is in the Manchester Township School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08527.

Manchester Regional Day School
890 Toms River Rd
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Manchester Township School District
Christa Mcauliffe Middle School
35 South Hope Chapel Rd
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jackson Township School District
Crawford-Rodriguez Elementary School
1025 Larsen Rd
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Township School District
Elms Elementary School
780 Patterson Rd
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Township School District
Sylvia Rosenauer Elementary School
60 Citadel Dr
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Township School District
Howard C. Johnson Elementary School
1021 Larsen Rd
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Township School District
Lucy N. Holman Elementary School
125 Manhattan St
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Township School District
Switlik Elementary School
75 West Veterans Hwy
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Township School District
Carl W. Goetz Middle School
835 Patterson Rd
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jackson Township School District
Jackson Liberty High School
125 North Hope Chapel Rd
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jackson Township School District
Jackson Memorial High School
101 Don Connor Blvd
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jackson Township School District
Ocean County Vocational Technical School Jackson C
850 Toms River Rd
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ocean County Vocational Technical School District
Jesus Harvest Time Academy
404 Freehold Rd
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Alpha School
2210 W County Line Rd
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hope Preparatory Academy
46 Bennetts Mills Road
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Jackson Academy
109 East Pleasant Grove Road
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Aloysius School
935 Bennetts Mills Rd
Jackson, NJ 08527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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