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ZIP Code 08701

Primary City:Lakewood, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Ocean County
Timezone: Eastern (2:55pm)
Coordinates:40.07, -74.21
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08701

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08701. 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 08701. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08701, 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:
Lakewood, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08701 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08701 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 08701 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08701 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 92,843
Population Density 3,775 people per sq mi
Housing Units 26,337
Median Home Value $280,100
Land Area 24.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 24,283
Median Household Income $40,240

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 24Male Median Age: 23Female Median Age: 24

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8,2795,9753,9402,8163,5634,6033,5912,3761,7081,4061,2681,1621,156957947948778642
Female7,8985,6813,5842,8623,8094,0912,9872,0091,4811,2641,2411,3831,4241,4591,4561,4281,2201,451
Total16,17711,6567,5245,6787,3728,6946,5784,3853,1892,6702,5092,5452,5802,4162,4032,3761,9982,093

Gender

 Male 46,115 50%
 Female 46,728 50%
Gender

Race

 White 78,290 84.3%
 Black Or African American 5,898 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 276 0.3%
 Asian 777 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.0%
 Other Race 6,199 6.7%
 Two Or More Races 1,389 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1081,7281,5691,2711,9202,4562,4821,036
Renter1,1624,5802,1051,3421,000584505435
Total1,2706,3083,6742,6132,9203,0402,9871,471

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 14,215 59%
 Single Guardian 3,149 13%
 Singles 5,982 25%
 Singles With Roommate 937 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 13,186 54%
 Households with Kids 11,097 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1,6911,6521,6231,4721,3511,3431,2021,111968931820794730665605572578542519526
Female1,6031,6101,4651,4361,3441,2471,1121,041937869753724639599611558561522610691
Total3,2943,2623,0882,9082,6952,5902,3142,1521,9051,8001,5731,5181,3691,2641,2161,1301,1391,0641,1291,217

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08701 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08701 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 08701 real estate data, the median home value of $280,100 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 08701. Rentals in 08701 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08701 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 90,483 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 14 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 679 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,261 1.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 406 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,572 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,998 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,713 44%
 Households Vacant 2,054 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 584 28.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 48 2.3%
 For Sale Only 431 21.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 69 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 360 17.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 561 27.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 141 1%
 1 Bedroom 2,409 20%
 2 Bedroom 4,278 36%
 3+ Bedroom 4,930 42%
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 $40,240 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08701 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. 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 08701 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 13,183 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 16,618 31%
 No Earnings 24,222 45%
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 13,183 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 16,618 31%
 No Earnings 24,222 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 19,522 77%
 Public transportation 862 3%
 Taxicab 669 3%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,110 8%
 Worked at Home 2,197 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 3,673 17%
 High School Graduate 10,636 50%
 Associate's degree 680 3%
 Bachelor's degree 3,926 18%
 Master's degree 1,722 8%
 Professional school degree 385 2%
 Doctorate degree 224 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,241 17%
 Enrolled in Private School 22,011 72%
 Not Enrolled in School 3,454 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08701

ZIP Code 08701 is in the Lakewood Township School District. There are 52 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08701.

Clifton Ave Grade School
625 Clifton Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakewood Township School District
Ella G Clarke Elementary School
455 Manetta Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakewood Township School District
Spruce Street Elementary School
90 Spruce St
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakewood Township School District
Oak Street Elementary School
75 Oak St
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakewood Township School District
Lakewood High School
855 Somerset Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lakewood Township School District
Lakewood Middle School
755 Somerset Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Lakewood Township School District
Holy Family School
1141 E County Line Rd
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bais Kaila Torah Preparatory High School for Girls
100 Bais Kaila Ln
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
New Road School
810 Towbin Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bnos Bina Girls School
1 E 13th St
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshiva Masoras Avos
23 Congress St S
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bais Faiga School for Girls
350 Courtney Rd
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshiva Birchas Chaim
915 N Hampshire Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Yeshiva Orchos Chaim
410 Oberlin Ave S
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshiva Toras Chaim
999 Ridge Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Bais Reuvain Kaminetz of Lakewood
299 Monmouth Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Talmud Torah Ohr Elchonon
805 Cross St Ste 1
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshiva Nesivos Ohr
525 Oberlin Ave S
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshiva Toras Emes
500 Atlantic Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshiva Keren Hatorah
1083 Brook Rd
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Yeshivas Ohr Yissochor
300 Cross St
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Bnos Brocha
763 River Ave Ste 1
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bnos Melech
685 River Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cheder Bnai Torah
166 Main St
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Satmar Cheder/United Talmudical Academy
800 Princeton Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshiva Toras Aron
285 River Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cheder Toras Zev
123 Delaware Trail
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mesivta Nachlas Yisroel
1395 Central Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Mesivta of Lakewood
801 W Kennedy Blvd
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Mikor Hatorah
1536 Massachusetts Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Oros Bais Yakov
613 Oak St
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
School for Children with Hidden Intelligence
345 Oak St
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Yeshiva Bais Pinchos
1951 New Central Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Yeshiva Chayei Olam
1000 Bennett Blvd Unit 8
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Yeshiva Gedolah Meor Hatorah
1015 Park Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Yeshiva Shaarei Orah
1990 Swarthmore Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private
Yeshiva Toras Menachem
1990 Swarthmore Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Jewish Education for Girls
509 Joe Parker Rd
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshivas Emek Hatorah
235 Hearth Ct W
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private
Yeshiva Oros Yisroel
500 Summer Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Yeshiva Yesodei Hatorah
2 Yesodei Ct
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Bais Rochel
115 Carey St
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bais Rivka Rochel School
285 River Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Calvary Academy
1133 E County Line Rd
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Tashbar of Lakewood
655 Princeton Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bais Shaindel High School for Girls
685 River Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Lehmann School & Tech Ed Center
1100 Airport Rd
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Talmud Torah Bais Avrohom
915 New Hampshire Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bais Yaakov High School of Lakewood
277 James St
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Tiferes Bais Yaakov
613 Oak St
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshiva K'Tana of Lakewood
120 2nd St
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bnos Yaakon Elementary School
2 Kent Rd
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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