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ZIP Code 08850

Primary City:Milltown, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (7:09am)
Coordinates:40.45, -74.44
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08850

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08850. 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 08850. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08850, 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:
Milltown, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08850 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08850 is located in central 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 08850 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 extremely 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 08850 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,281
Population Density 3,374 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,182
Median Home Value $358,300
Land Area 2.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,071
Median Household Income $97,120

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male245247286267221226203283295360352308234192113987373
Female219234242246209227238281318364362308259182141127132116
Total464481528513430453441564613724714616493374254225205189

Gender

 Male 4,076 49%
 Female 4,205 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,517 90.8%
 Black Or African American 100 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.2%
 Asian 410 5.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 138 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 103 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1187482665563337250123
Renter30120951006031198
Total31307577765623368269131

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,940 63%
 Single Guardian 387 13%
 Singles 586 19%
 Singles With Roommate 158 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,030 66%
 Households with Kids 1,041 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5853484450475927644752555874625560513940
Female4442503942444357485152523651555654443734
Total1029598839291102841129810410794125117111114957674

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08850 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08850 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 08850 real estate data, the median home value of $358,300 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 08850. Rentals in 08850 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08850 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,280 100.0%
 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 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,836 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 772 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 463 15%
 Households Vacant 111 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 32 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 193 32%
 2 Bedroom 324 54%
 3+ Bedroom 82 14%
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 $97,120 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08850 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 08850 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 08850 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 3,354 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,903 27%
 No Earnings 1,691 24%
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 3,354 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,903 27%
 No Earnings 1,691 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,961 86%
 Public transportation 297 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 174 4%
 Worked at Home 169 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 149 4.9%
 High School Graduate 1,313 43.5%
 Associate's degree 223 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 844 28.0%
 Master's degree 359 11.9%
 Professional school degree 116 3.8%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 966 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 299 23%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08850

ZIP Code 08850 is in the Milltown Borough Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08850.

Joyce Kilmer School
21 West Church St
Milltown, NJ 08850
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Milltown Borough Public Schools
Parkview Elementary School
80 Violet Terrace
Milltown, NJ 08850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milltown Borough Public Schools
Our Lady of Lourdes School
44 Cleveland Ave
Milltown, NJ 08850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Good Day Preschool & Kindergarten
7 W Lakewood Ave
Milltown, NJ 08850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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