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ZIP Code 08836

Primary City:Martinsville, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Somerset County
Timezone: Eastern (10:05pm)
Coordinates:40.60, -74.55
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08836

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08836. 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 08836. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08836, 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:
Martinsville, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08836 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08836 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 08836 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08836 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,845
Population Density 815 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,412
Median Home Value $603,800
Land Area 4.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,377
Median Household Income $135,547

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male68104164155804744741432031981921118569543518
Female96126180140734851971552282261701119071604336
Total16423034429515395951712984314243622221751401147854

Gender

 Male 1,844 48%
 Female 2,001 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,396 88.3%
 Black Or African American 42 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 323 8.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 69 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner53820242132817311633
Renter31012255150
Total84821444633317412133

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,014 74%
 Single Guardian 132 10%
 Singles 200 15%
 Singles With Roommate 31 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 847 62%
 Households with Kids 530 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male161712142321232611253731343730474227921
Female1220223021272626264329373140431640291211
Total2837344444484952376866686577736382562132

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08836 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08836 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 08836 real estate data, the median home value of $603,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 08836. Rentals in 08836 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08836 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,837 99.8%
 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 8 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 933 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 383 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 61 4%
 Households Vacant 35 2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 15 43%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $135,547 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08836 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 08836 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 08836 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 08836 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,530 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 673 22%
 No Earnings 853 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 1,530 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 673 22%
 No Earnings 853 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,637 82.4%
 Public transportation 121 6.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 0.1%
 Worked at Home 228 11.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 08836 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 26 2%
 High School Graduate 234 19%
 Associate's degree 21 2%
 Bachelor's degree 439 35%
 Master's degree 350 28%
 Professional school degree 112 9%
 Doctorate degree 82 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 657 86.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 85 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 1.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08836

ZIP Code 08836 is in the Private. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08836.

The Giving Nest Preschool in Martinsville
1949 Washington Valley Rd
Martinsville, NJ 08836
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Nicholas Montessori School
817 Chimney Rock Rd
Martinsville, NJ 08836
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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