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ZIP Code 08805

Primary City:Bound Brook, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Somerset County
Timezone: Eastern (6:08pm)
Coordinates:40.57, -74.54
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08805

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08805. 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 08805. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08805, 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:
Bound Brook, NJ
Unacceptable:
Bound Brk

Stats and Demographics for the 08805 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08805 is located in north New Jersey and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 08805 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 slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08805 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,254
Population Density 4,336 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,602
Median Home Value $302,100
Land Area 2.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,329
Median Household Income $67,040

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male40542237941742358052452849953441934824215813312910780
Female420365283337337488467445447485382342267186139182166189
Total8257876627547601,0689919739461,019801690509344272311273269

Gender

 Male 6,327 52%
 Female 5,927 48%
Gender

Race

 White 8,916 72.8%
 Black Or African American 656 5.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 58 0.5%
 Asian 347 2.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 1,838 15.0%
 Two Or More Races 434 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10233445545435284303124
Renter119501465410215868173
Total129734910955650370384197

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,006 46%
 Single Guardian 901 21%
 Singles 1,048 24%
 Singles With Roommate 374 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,776 64%
 Households with Kids 1,553 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8672838585929284697565846986829094826982
Female10385786979708361725553546061776377665452
Total189157161154164162175145141130118138129147159153171148123134

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08805 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 08805 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 08805 real estate data, the median home value of $302,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08805 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08805 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08805 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,166 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 63 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 25 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,644 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 735 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,950 42%
 Households Vacant 273 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 113 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 56 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 83 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 97 6%
 1 Bedroom 614 40%
 2 Bedroom 571 37%
 3+ Bedroom 263 17%
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 $67,040 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08805 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 08805 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 4,984 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,198 22%
 No Earnings 2,776 28%
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 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,198 22%
 No Earnings 2,776 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,373 83.5%
 Public transportation 315 4.9%
 Taxicab 12 0.2%
 Motorcycle 24 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 498 7.7%
 Worked at Home 216 3.4%
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. 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 868 19%
 High School Graduate 2,345 53%
 Associate's degree 177 4%
 Bachelor's degree 672 15%
 Master's degree 268 6%
 Professional school degree 55 1%
 Doctorate degree 70 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,430 70.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 332 16.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 270 13.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08805

ZIP Code 08805 is in the Bound Brook School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08805.

Bound Brook Elementary School
Cherry Ave
Bound Brook, NJ 08805
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bound Brook School District
Bound Brook High School
West Union Ave
Bound Brook, NJ 08805
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bound Brook School District
Green Brook Academy
151 Vosseller Ave
Bound Brook, NJ 08805
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Wee People Preschool & Kindergarten
317 Winsor St
Bound Brook, NJ 08805
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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