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ZIP Code 08721

Primary City:Bayville, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Ocean County
Timezone: Eastern (9:02pm)
Coordinates:39.9, -74.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08721

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08721. 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 08721. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08721, 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:
Bayville, NJ
Unacceptable:
Berkeley Township, Berkeley Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 08721 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08721 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 08721 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 large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08721 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,512
Population Density 1,326 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,420
Median Home Value $271,300
Land Area 15.47 sq mi
Water Area 4.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,407
Median Household Income $78,847

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male590700682697598543609699805771811649597466297231204106
Female611642634627539545628737814820853650662483373327222290
Total1,2011,3421,3161,3241,1371,0881,2371,4361,6191,5911,6641,2991,259949670558426396

Gender

 Male 10,055 49%
 Female 10,457 51%
Gender

Race

 White 19,058 92.9%
 Black Or African American 384 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.2%
 Asian 324 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 397 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 316 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner345701,2351,5121,252845567147
Renter582972632631271177941
Total928671,4981,7751,379962646188

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,272 58%
 Single Guardian 1,187 16%
 Singles 1,575 21%
 Singles With Roommate 373 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,790 65%
 Households with Kids 2,617 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male114128120129144149141138128121154131134142135144144149125144
Female115123125135124124129138127131135114126128125122126122132103
Total229251245264268273270276255252289245260270260266270271257247

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08721 has a slightly less than average 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 08721 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 08721 real estate data, the median home value of $271,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08721 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08721 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08721 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,117 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 391 1.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,722 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,440 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,245 15%
 Households Vacant 1,013 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 86 8.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.7%
 For Sale Only 122 12.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 677 66.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 98 9.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 378 33%
 2 Bedroom 414 37%
 3+ Bedroom 341 30%
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 $78,847 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08721 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 08721. 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 7,189 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,938 23%
 No Earnings 5,646 34%
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 7,189 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,938 23%
 No Earnings 5,646 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,217 93.8%
 Public transportation 105 1.1%
 Taxicab 20 0.2%
 Motorcycle 15 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 99 1.0%
 Worked at Home 373 3.8%
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 537 7.5%
 High School Graduate 4,735 66.1%
 Associate's degree 515 7.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,005 14.0%
 Master's degree 291 4.1%
 Professional school degree 22 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 54 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,289 82.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 339 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 373 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08721

ZIP Code 08721 is in the Berkeley Township School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08721.

Bayville Elementary School
356 Atlantic City Blvd
Bayville, NJ 08721
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Berkeley Township School District
Clara B. Worth Elementary School
57 Central Parkway
Bayville, NJ 08721
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Berkeley Township School District
H & M Potter School
60 Veeder Ln
Bayville, NJ 08721
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Berkeley Township School District
Berkeley Township Elementary School
10 Emory Rd
Bayville, NJ 08721
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Berkeley Township School District
Central Regional High School
509 Forest Hills Parkway
Bayville, NJ 08721
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Central Regional School District
Central Regional Middle School
509 Forest Hills Parkway
Bayville, NJ 08721
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Central Regional School District
Ocean Academy
160 Atlantic City Blvd
Bayville, NJ 08721
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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