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ZIP Code 08734

Primary City:Lanoka Harbor, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Ocean County
Timezone: Eastern (4:58am)
Coordinates:39.86, -74.17
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08734

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08734. 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 08734. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08734, 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:
Lanoka Harbor, NJ
Unacceptable:
Lacey Township

Stats and Demographics for the 08734 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08734 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 08734 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08734 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,651
Population Density 1,338 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,998
Median Home Value $290,600
Land Area 5.72 sq mi
Water Area 1.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,655
Median Household Income $86,357

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male223236284296229179169228275341294289229188113715130
Female198258289281217162200227321367344286249193107816878
Total421494573577446341369455596708638575478381220152119108

Gender

 Male 3,725 49%
 Female 3,926 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,331 95.8%
 Black Or African American 41 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.2%
 Asian 65 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 104 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 96 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner917744367956131813927
Renter652475230343546
Total1522949073159135217473

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,738 65%
 Single Guardian 366 14%
 Singles 437 16%
 Singles With Roommate 114 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,632 61%
 Households with Kids 1,023 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4749414946514645486154536056717661444452
Female3939424355505648494952596366438162593657
Total86888392101101102939711010611212312211415712310380109

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08734 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08734 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 08734 real estate data, the median home value of $290,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 08734. Rentals in 08734 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08734 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,640 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,867 62%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 486 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 302 10%
 Households Vacant 343 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 47 13.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 42 12.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 3.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 208 60.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 9.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 71 26%
 1 Bedroom 67 24%
 2 Bedroom 35 13%
 3+ Bedroom 105 38%
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 $86,357 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08734 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 08734. 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 2,542 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,043 32%
 No Earnings 1,839 29%
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 2,542 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,043 32%
 No Earnings 1,839 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,780 94.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 0.7%
 Worked at Home 176 4.4%
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 130 5%
 High School Graduate 1,765 64%
 Associate's degree 126 5%
 Bachelor's degree 531 19%
 Master's degree 126 5%
 Professional school degree 43 2%
 Doctorate degree 26 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,409 90.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 61 3.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 89 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08734

ZIP Code 08734 is in the Lacey Township School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08734.

Lanoka Harbor Elementary School
281 Manchester Ave
Lanoka Harbor, NJ 08734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lacey Township School District
Mill Pond Elementary School
210 Western Blvd
Lanoka Harbor, NJ 08734
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lacey Township School District
Cedar Creek Elementary School
220 Western Blvd
Lanoka Harbor, NJ 08734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lacey Township School District
Lacey Township High School
73 Haines St
Lanoka Harbor, NJ 08734
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lacey Township School District
Pigwiggen School
22 Easy St
Lanoka Harbor, NJ 08734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Education Academy
505 Us Highway 9
Lanoka Harbor, NJ 08734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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