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ZIP Code 08759

Primary City:Manchester Township, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Ocean County
Timezone: Eastern (1:20pm)
Coordinates:39.9, -74.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08759

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08759. 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 08759. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08759, 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:
Manchester Township, NJ
Acceptable:
Lakehurst, Manchester, Manchester Tw, Whiting

Stats and Demographics for the 08759 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08759 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 08759 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 single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08759 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,263
Population Density 515 people per sq mi
Housing Units 21,962
Median Home Value $118,800
Land Area 64.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,201
Median Household Income $35,984

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 69Male Median Age: 68Female Median Age: 70

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2412893073403123022873374705185398131,2941,5781,7521,7111,4361,276
Female2532973213132963282693294374946091,1252,0132,6122,5002,4732,2112,581
Total4945866286536086305566669071,0121,1481,9383,3074,1904,2524,1843,6473,857

Gender

 Male 13,802 41%
 Female 19,461 59%
Gender

Race

 White 31,094 93.5%
 Black Or African American 1,190 3.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.1%
 Asian 424 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 225 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 296 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner131775197732,6695,1895,3572,584
Renter40189139146371297367371
Total533666589193,0405,4865,7242,955

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,815 41%
 Single Guardian 1,406 7%
 Singles 9,353 49%
 Singles With Roommate 627 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 18,015 94%
 Households with Kids 1,186 6%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4848475343466859735665595770826172705577
Female5240525564537154555263636776586478575654
Total100889910810799139113128108128122124146140125150127111131

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08759 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 08759 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 08759 real estate data, the median home value of $118,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08759 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08759 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08759 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,720 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 529 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,557 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 11,724 53%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,920 9%
 Households Vacant 2,761 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 252 9.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 0.3%
 For Sale Only 842 30.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 137 5.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 739 26.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 783 28.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 32 2%
 1 Bedroom 822 41%
 2 Bedroom 937 46%
 3+ Bedroom 234 12%
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 $35,984 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08759 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. However, that is not the case in 08759. 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 4,984 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,763 15%
 No Earnings 21,728 69%
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 4,984 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,763 15%
 No Earnings 21,728 69%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,772 95%
 Public transportation 92 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 124 2%
 Worked at Home 169 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,870 14.7%
 High School Graduate 7,941 62.6%
 Associate's degree 743 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,390 11.0%
 Master's degree 574 4.5%
 Professional school degree 99 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 75 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,269 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 139 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 136 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08759

ZIP Code 08759 is in the Manchester Township School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08759.

Ridgeway Elementary School
2861 Ridgeway Rd
Manchester, NJ 08759
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Manchester Township School District
Whiting Elementary School
412 Manchester Blvd
Whiting, NJ 08759
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Manchester Township School District
Manchester Township Middle School
2759 Ridgeway Rd
Manchester, NJ 08759
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Manchester Township School District
Manchester Township High School
101 South Colonial Dr
Manchester, NJ 08759
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Manchester Township School District

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