Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 08724

Primary City:Brick, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Ocean County
Timezone: Eastern (11:43pm)
Area code: 732 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.10, -74.11
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08724

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08724. 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 08724. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08724, 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:
Brick, NJ
Acceptable:
Wall Township
Unacceptable:
Bricktown, Wall, Wall Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 08724 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08724 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 08724 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08724 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 42,352
Population Density 3,110 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,036
Median Home Value $266,600
Land Area 13.62 sq mi
Water Area 1.85 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,868
Median Household Income $69,797

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1071,1951,3911,4141,0461,1101,1081,1991,4301,7761,6801,4121,161818717576483384
Female1,0311,1831,3241,2691,0501,1411,1361,3281,5641,9221,8581,5141,3341,0719228888021,008
Total2,1382,3782,7152,6832,0962,2512,2442,5272,9943,6983,5382,9262,4951,8891,6391,4641,2851,392

Gender

 Male 20,007 47%
 Female 22,345 53%
Gender

Race

 White 39,522 93.3%
 Black Or African American 1,041 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.1%
 Asian 645 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 501 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 584 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner731,1992,3233,4982,9312,0941,690717
Renter117523453430289141174216
Total1901,7222,7763,9283,2202,2351,864933

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,845 52%
 Single Guardian 2,509 15%
 Singles 4,660 28%
 Singles With Roommate 854 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,752 70%
 Households with Kids 5,116 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male215232225228217256240260222280262262301286291339279263242212
Female213214195237230220215254264263231275279276293279274217206215
Total428446420465447476455514486543493537580562584618553480448427

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08724 has a small 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 08724 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 08724 real estate data, the median home value of $266,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08724 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08724 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08724 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,896 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 376 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 80 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 10,524 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,001 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,343 13%
 Households Vacant 1,168 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 167 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1%
 For Sale Only 243 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 59 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 454 39%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 233 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 139 6%
 1 Bedroom 476 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,187 52%
 3+ Bedroom 495 22%
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 $69,797 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08724 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. Most commuters in 08724 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 13,649 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,636 28%
 No Earnings 11,725 33%
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 13,649 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,636 28%
 No Earnings 11,725 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,542 91.6%
 Public transportation 368 1.8%
 Taxicab 24 0.1%
 Motorcycle 13 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 175 0.9%
 Worked at Home 1,112 5.5%
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 725 5.2%
 High School Graduate 8,160 59.0%
 Associate's degree 969 7.0%
 Bachelor's degree 2,934 21.2%
 Master's degree 808 5.8%
 Professional school degree 157 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 79 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,171 78.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,050 13.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 651 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08724

ZIP Code 08724 is in the Brick Township Public Schools. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08724.

Herbertsville Elementary School
2282 Lns Mill Rd
Brick, NJ 08724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brick Township Public Schools
Lanes Mill Elementary School
1891 Lns Mill Rd
Brick, NJ 08724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brick Township Public Schools
Midstreams Elementary School
500 Midstreams Rd
Brick Town, NJ 08724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brick Township Public Schools
Veterans Memorial Elementary School
103 Hendrickson Ave
Brick, NJ 08724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brick Township Public Schools
Veterans Memorial Middle School
105 Hendrickson Ave
Brick Town, NJ 08724
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brick Township Public Schools
Brick Township Memorial High School
2001 Lns Mill Rd
Brick, NJ 08724
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brick Township Public Schools
St Dominic School
250 Old Squan Rd Ste 1
Brick, NJ 08724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Olde Riverside Farm Day School
561 Herbertsville Rd
Brick, NJ 08724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Paul'S Christian School
714 Herbertsville Rd
Brick, NJ 08724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ocean Early Childhood Center
58 Princeton Ave
Brick, NJ 08724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

Nearby ZIP Codes