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ZIP Code 08534

Primary City:Pennington, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Mercer County
Timezone: Eastern (8:09pm)
Area code: 609 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.33, -74.79
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08534

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08534. 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 08534. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08534, 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:
Pennington, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08534 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08534 is located in central 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 08534 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 parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08534 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,929
Population Density 591 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,964
Median Home Value $458,500
Land Area 21.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,775
Median Household Income $144,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male362506603490200164225354484625555498367253172152132100
Female309483565441190169291404575711594477385291206186184226
Total6719891,1689313903335167581,0591,3361,149975752544378338316326

Gender

 Male 6,242 48%
 Female 6,687 52%
Gender

Race

 White 10,986 85.0%
 Black Or African American 320 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 1,321 10.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 70 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 222 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner82348241,228935511401161
Renter7628910365285069
Total152969131,3311,000539451230

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,227 68%
 Single Guardian 440 9%
 Singles 966 20%
 Singles With Roommate 142 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,824 59%
 Households with Kids 1,951 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male72708677102100929611611011312411813812597140834535
Female5071657591941049698101122117118107126113104732534
Total1221411511521931941961922142112352412362452512102441567069

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08534 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08534 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 08534 real estate data, the median home value of $458,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 08534. Rentals in 08534 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08534 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,863 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 66 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,171 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,131 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 473 10%
 Households Vacant 189 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 17.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 41 21.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 9.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 19.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 31.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 2%
 1 Bedroom 151 45%
 2 Bedroom 93 28%
 3+ Bedroom 87 26%
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 $144,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08534 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 08534 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,863 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,454 24%
 No Earnings 2,984 29%
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 4,863 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,454 24%
 No Earnings 2,984 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,713 87%
 Public transportation 271 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 235 4%
 Worked at Home 321 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 08534 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 96 2%
 High School Graduate 754 17%
 Associate's degree 226 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,310 30%
 Master's degree 985 23%
 Professional school degree 391 9%
 Doctorate degree 552 13%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,598 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 665 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08534

ZIP Code 08534 is in the Hopewell Valley Regional School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08534.

Stony Brook Elementary School
20 Stephenson Rd
Pennington, NJ 08534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hopewell Valley Regional School District
Toll Gate Grammar School
275 So Main St
Pennington, NJ 08534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hopewell Valley Regional School District
Timberlane Middle School
51 South Timberlane Dr
Pennington, NJ 08534
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hopewell Valley Regional School District
Hopewell Valley Central High School
259 Pennington Titusville Rd
Pennington, NJ 08534
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hopewell Valley Regional School District
Mcvs Arthur R. Sypek Center
129 Bull Run Rd
Pennington, NJ 08534
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Area Vocational Technical Schools of Mercer County School District
The Pennington School
112 W Delaware Ave
Pennington, NJ 08534
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Toddler Village Learning Center-Stony
15 Yard Rd
Pennington, NJ 08534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Child Development Center Bms
311 Pennington Rocky Hill Rd
Pennington, NJ 08534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Pennington Montessori School
4 Tree Farm Rd
Pennington, NJ 08534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Learning Experience
795 Denow Rd Bldg B
Pennington, NJ 08534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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