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ZIP Code 08830

Primary City:Iselin, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (9:02pm)
Coordinates:40.57, -74.31
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08830

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08830. 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 08830. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08830, 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:
Iselin, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08830 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08830 is located in northeast 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 08830 are primarily Asian. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08830 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,459
Population Density 5,808 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,642
Median Home Value $310,400
Land Area 3.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,368
Median Household Income $83,581

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male556526494579562679777669600685686605500346264222154122
Female617515517502485790717594586686682664583392341310246206
Total1,1731,0411,0111,0811,0471,4691,4941,2631,1861,3711,3681,2691,083738605532400328

Gender

 Male 9,026 49%
 Female 9,433 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,585 41.1%
 Black Or African American 1,231 6.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 59 0.3%
 Asian 8,588 46.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 419 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 577 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner263397501,146929489409159
Renter5156543225933625116661
Total779041,1821,4051,265740575220

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,969 62%
 Single Guardian 860 14%
 Singles 1,322 21%
 Singles With Roommate 217 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,064 64%
 Households with Kids 2,304 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10611610611094110105108109929411110196100110139129101102
Female1181191341111071109410210291999911011895111921099587
Total224235240221201220199210211183193210211214195221231238196189

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08830 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08830 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 08830 real estate data, the median home value of $310,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08830 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08830 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 08830 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,455 100.0%
 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 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,032 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,215 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,121 32%
 Households Vacant 274 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 107 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 48 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 58 2%
 1 Bedroom 949 41%
 2 Bedroom 888 38%
 3+ Bedroom 427 18%
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 $83,581 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08830 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. ZIP code 08830 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 08830 has very few people that work at home. 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 08830. 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 6,711 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,053 20%
 No Earnings 5,534 36%
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 6,711 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,053 20%
 No Earnings 5,534 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,897 77.9%
 Public transportation 1,502 17.0%
 Taxicab 49 0.6%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 332 3.7%
 Worked at Home 76 0.9%
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 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 752 11%
 High School Graduate 2,606 40%
 Associate's degree 257 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,007 31%
 Master's degree 698 11%
 Professional school degree 169 3%
 Doctorate degree 84 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,570 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 423 13.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 189 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08830

ZIP Code 08830 is in the Woodbridge Township School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08830.

Iselin Middle School
900 Woodruff St
Iselin, NJ 08830
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Woodbridge Township School District
Robert Mascenick Elementary School
300 Benjamin Ave
Iselin, NJ 08830
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Woodbridge Township School District
Indiana Avenue Elementary School
Indiana Ave
Iselin, NJ 08830
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Woodbridge Township School District
Kennedy Park Elementary School
Goodrich Ave
Iselin, NJ 08830
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Woodbridge Township School District
John F. Kennedy High School
200 Washington Ave
Iselin, NJ 08830
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Woodbridge Township School District
St Cecelia School
45 Wilus Way
Iselin, NJ 08830
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Goddard School of Woodbridge
400 Gill Ln
Iselin, NJ 08830
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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