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ZIP Code 08620

Primary City:Trenton, NJ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Trenton
County: Mercer County
Timezone: Eastern (9:21am)
Area code: 609 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.17, -74.65
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08620

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08620. 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 08620. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08620, 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:
Trenton, NJ
Acceptable:
Hamilton
Unacceptable:
Groveville, Hamilton Township, Hamilton Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 08620 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08620 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 08620 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08620 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,693
Population Density 1,645 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,556
Median Home Value $291,200
Land Area 8.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,398
Median Household Income $88,438

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3073343986512,67571326734042651652041840224017515010876
Female295324360359332296305356484500544429408282209185167142
Total6026587581,0103,0071,0095726969101,0161,064847810522384335275218

Gender

 Male 8,716 59%
 Female 5,977 41%
Gender

Race

 White 11,057 75.3%
 Black Or African American 2,465 16.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 0.3%
 Asian 350 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 502 3.4%
 Two Or More Races 268 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner13257660940822480344107
Renter56169141155120545327
Total694268011,095942534397134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,678 61%
 Single Guardian 644 15%
 Singles 879 20%
 Singles With Roommate 197 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,944 67%
 Households with Kids 1,454 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male635366725654806777747469102797893124119237412
Female5067735365647573477164737676597781727057
Total113120139125121118155140124145138142178155137170205191307469

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08620 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08620 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 08620 real estate data, the median home value of $291,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08620 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08620 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08620 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,629 79.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3,036 20.7%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,585 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,038 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 775 17%
 Households Vacant 158 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 65 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Sale Only 29 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 2%
 1 Bedroom 473 54%
 2 Bedroom 240 28%
 3+ Bedroom 141 16%
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 $88,438 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08620 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 08620 has very few people that work at home. 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 08620 can expect to fall in that range. 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 4,262 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,480 24%
 No Earnings 3,585 35%
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 4,262 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,480 24%
 No Earnings 3,585 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,714 96.4%
 Public transportation 128 2.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 41 0.7%
 Worked at Home 43 0.7%
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 267 6.9%
 High School Graduate 2,169 56.0%
 Associate's degree 329 8.5%
 Bachelor's degree 720 18.6%
 Master's degree 289 7.5%
 Professional school degree 19 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 83 2.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,116 86.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 281 11.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 54 2.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08620

ZIP Code 08620 is in the Hamilton Township School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08620.

Sunnybrae Elementary School
166 Elton Ave
Hamilton, NJ 08620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamilton Township School District
Yardville Elementary School
450 Yardville Allentown Rd
Hamilton, NJ 08620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamilton Township School District
Yardville Heights Elementary School
3880 South Broad St
Hamilton, NJ 08620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamilton Township School District
Garden State Correctional Facility
Highbridge Rd
Yardville, NJ 08620
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Office of Educational Services Department of Corrections School District

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