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ZIP Code 08826

Primary City:Glen Gardner, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Hunterdon County
Timezone: Eastern (11:32am)
Coordinates:40.71, -74.90
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08826

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08826. 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 08826. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08826, 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:
Glen Gardner, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08826 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08826 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 08826 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 large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08826 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,838
Population Density 282 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,230
Median Home Value $368,400
Land Area 20.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,103
Median Household Income $97,452

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10817722626512112812015522828931423318015794624427
Female11617819518412610212115024729834721417916080686580
Total224355421449247230241305475587661447359317174130109107

Gender

 Male 2,928 50%
 Female 2,910 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,514 94.5%
 Black Or African American 131 2.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 80 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 38 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 70 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner81163295923902079329
Renter1256718755271714
Total2017240067944523411043

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,319 63%
 Single Guardian 202 10%
 Singles 458 22%
 Singles With Roommate 124 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,382 66%
 Households with Kids 721 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2320291520393051375047463944585068523724
Female2326213029273943404141344039365239322516
Total464650454966699477918880798394102107846240

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08826 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08826 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 08826 real estate data, the median home value of $368,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08826 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08826 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 08826 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,480 93.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 16 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 33 0.6%
 Other Institutional 272 4.7%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 37 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,417 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 347 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 339 15%
 Households Vacant 127 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Sale Only 22 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 5%
 1 Bedroom 145 38%
 2 Bedroom 181 47%
 3+ Bedroom 41 11%
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 $97,452 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08826 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 08826. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,300 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,221 25%
 No Earnings 1,326 27%
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 2,300 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,221 25%
 No Earnings 1,326 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,920 93%
 Public transportation 45 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 1%
 Worked at Home 135 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 105 5%
 High School Graduate 1,029 50%
 Associate's degree 134 7%
 Bachelor's degree 494 24%
 Master's degree 202 10%
 Professional school degree 30 1%
 Doctorate degree 54 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 913 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 110 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 52 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08826

ZIP Code 08826 is in the Office of Education Department of Children and Families School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08826.

Hagedorn Psychiatric Hospital
200 Sanatorium Rd
Glen Gardner, NJ 08826
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Office of Education Department of Children and Families School District
Voorhees Rgc
201route 513
Glen Gardner, NJ 08826
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Office of Education Juvenile Justice Commission School District
Voorhees High School
256 County Route 513
Glen Gardner, NJ 08826
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North Hunterdon-Voorhees Regional High School District

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