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ZIP Code 08640

Primary City:Fort Dix, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Burlington County
Timezone: Eastern (11:35am)
Coordinates:40.01, -74.62
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08640

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08640. 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 08640. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08640, 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:
Fort Dix, NJ
Unacceptable:
Ft Dix

Stats and Demographics for the 08640 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08640 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 08640 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely small. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08640 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,716
Population Density 361 people per sq mi
Housing Units 898
Land Area 21.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 784
Median Household Income $68,108

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 26

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male18815193791619316876851,00191564933540014061100
Female1741381006211219515512196452312500010
Total3622891931412731,1268428061,09796067234740514061110

Gender

 Male 6,477 84%
 Female 1,239 16%
Gender

Race

 White 4,056 52.6%
 Black Or African American 2,660 34.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.7%
 Asian 147 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.3%
 Other Race 468 6.1%
 Two Or More Races 310 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22011000
Renter962922869211100
Total982942869312100

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 500 64%
 Single Guardian 90 11%
 Singles 118 15%
 Singles With Roommate 76 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 314 40%
 Households with Kids 470 60%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male364340364028293123172418151924161314128
Female303437432737272621142919182011187151122
Total6677777967655657443153373339353420292330

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08640 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 08640 were primarily built in the 2000s. Rentals in 08640 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08640 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,391 31%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 5,325 69%
 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 4 0.4%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2 0.2%
 Renter Occupied Households 778 86.6%
 Households Vacant 114 12.7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 38 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 1%
 1 Bedroom 55 6%
 2 Bedroom 123 14%
 3+ Bedroom 682 78%
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 $68,108 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08640 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 08640 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 08640 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,880 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,335 21%
 No Earnings 3,110 49%
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 1,880 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,335 21%
 No Earnings 3,110 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,198 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 156 11%
 Worked at Home 82 6%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 676 13.3%
 High School Graduate 3,303 65.1%
 Associate's degree 422 8.3%
 Bachelor's degree 361 7.1%
 Master's degree 206 4.1%
 Professional school degree 92 1.8%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 660 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 46 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 177 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08640

ZIP Code 08640 is in the Pemberton Township School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08640.

Fort DIX Elementary School
1199 Fort DIX Juliustown Rd
Fort Dix, NJ 08640
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pemberton Township School District

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