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ZIP Code 08757

Primary City:Toms River, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Ocean County
Timezone: Eastern (9:17am)
Area code: 732 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.97, -74.26
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08757

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08757. 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 08757. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08757, 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:
Toms River, NJ
Unacceptable:
Berkeley, Berkeley Township, Berkeley Twp, S Toms River, South Toms River

Stats and Demographics for the 08757 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08757 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 08757 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08757 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,217
Population Density 1,290 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,816
Median Home Value $156,500
Land Area 25.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,211
Median Household Income $36,595

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 65Male Median Age: 62Female Median Age: 67

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4854824935294224855085796096487458631,0891,2011,1661,4171,3351,297
Female4644774554864825035155685756848401,1471,6601,7681,7862,0142,0712,369
Total9499599481,0159049881,0231,1471,1841,3321,5852,0102,7492,9692,9523,4313,4063,666

Gender

 Male 14,353 43%
 Female 18,864 57%
Gender

Race

 White 30,114 90.7%
 Black Or African American 1,499 4.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 46 0.1%
 Asian 501 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 575 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 475 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner464658321,1312,3703,5314,5662,530
Renter31148157198424295276211
Total776139891,3292,7943,8264,8422,741

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,255 42%
 Single Guardian 1,916 11%
 Singles 7,415 43%
 Singles With Roommate 625 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 15,315 89%
 Households with Kids 1,896 11%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9099103859488961149099101104100891031191081099082
Female83116721158911481949910310276731011081049010282100
Total173215175200183202177208189202203180173190211223198211172182

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08757 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 08757 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 08757 real estate data, the median home value of $156,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08757 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08757 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08757 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,838 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 292 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 87 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,945 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 8,526 45%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,740 9%
 Households Vacant 1,605 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 125 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1%
 For Sale Only 434 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 68 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 366 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 598 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 199 11.7%
 2 Bedroom 1,140 67.2%
 3+ Bedroom 348 20.5%
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 $36,595 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08757 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 08757 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 5,885 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,961 17%
 No Earnings 18,698 63%
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 5,885 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,961 17%
 No Earnings 18,698 63%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,722 93.7%
 Public transportation 123 1.3%
 Taxicab 54 0.6%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 138 1.5%
 Worked at Home 269 2.9%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,388 20.8%
 High School Graduate 7,164 62.3%
 Associate's degree 605 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,056 9.2%
 Master's degree 151 1.3%
 Professional school degree 106 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 29 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,832 85.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 134 4.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 365 11.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08757

ZIP Code 08757 is in the Toms River Regional School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08757.

South Toms River Elementary School
419 Dover Rd
South Toms River, NJ 08757
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Toms River Regional School District
Hilltop Nursery School & Kindergarten
1917 Route 37 W
Toms River, NJ 08757
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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