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ZIP Code 08865

Primary City:Phillipsburg, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Warren County
Timezone: Eastern (12:54am)
Area code: 908 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.7, -75.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08865

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08865. 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 08865. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08865, 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:
Phillipsburg, NJ
Acceptable:
Alpha
Unacceptable:
Delaware Park, Harmony Township, Lopatcong

Stats and Demographics for the 08865 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08865 is located in northwest 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 08865 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08865 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,840
Population Density 693 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,895
Median Home Value $208,300
Land Area 43.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,694
Median Household Income $55,599

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9941,0671,0681,0618167648128771,0441,2451,156897742590368331302229
Female9529259729857728788671,0041,1881,2571,229954822662486500458566
Total1,9461,9922,0402,0461,5881,6421,6791,8812,2322,5022,3851,8511,5641,252854831760795

Gender

 Male 14,363 48%
 Female 15,477 52%
Gender

Race

 White 26,177 87.7%
 Black Or African American 1,623 5.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 0.1%
 Asian 583 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 694 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 710 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner456961,4882,0861,513933741335
Renter258734744741521382337140
Total3031,4302,2322,8272,0341,3151,078475

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,585 48%
 Single Guardian 2,204 19%
 Singles 3,287 28%
 Singles With Roommate 618 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,826 67%
 Households with Kids 3,868 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male176230184224197211197225237223218202211214216230219207189207
Female191195202192176192194176187203193187190199212192216173192172
Total367425386416373403391401424426411389401413428422435380381379

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08865 has a slightly less than average 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 08865 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 08865 real estate data, the median home value of $208,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08865 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08865 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08865 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,450 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 350 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 34 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,673 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,164 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,857 30%
 Households Vacant 1,201 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 468 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1%
 For Sale Only 218 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 69 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 401 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 69 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,081 29%
 2 Bedroom 1,347 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,247 33%
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 $55,599 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08865 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 08865. 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 9,315 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,184 26%
 No Earnings 8,089 34%
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 9,315 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,184 26%
 No Earnings 8,089 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,429 91.7%
 Public transportation 206 1.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 433 3.2%
 Worked at Home 473 3.5%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,546 17.2%
 High School Graduate 5,203 57.7%
 Associate's degree 420 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,280 14.2%
 Master's degree 341 3.8%
 Professional school degree 65 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 158 1.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,090 84.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 377 6.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 530 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08865

ZIP Code 08865 is in the Alpha Borough Public School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08865.

Alpha Borough School
817 North Blvd
Alpha, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alpha Borough Public School District
Harmony Township School District
2551 Belvidere Rd
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harmony Township School District
Lopatcong Township Middle School
321 Stonehenge Dr
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lopatcong Township School District
Lopatcong Elementary School
263 Route 57
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lopatcong Township School District
Phillipsburg Early Childhood Learning Center
459 Center St
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Phillipsburg School District
Andover Morris Elementary School
712 South Main St
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Phillipsburg School District
Barber Elementary School
50 Sargent St
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Phillipsburg School District
Freeman Elementary School
120 Filmore St
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Phillipsburg School District
Green Street Elementary School
1000 Green St
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Phillipsburg School District
Phillipsburg Middle School
525 Warren St
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Phillipsburg School District
Pohatcong Township School
240 Rte 519
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pohatcong Township School District
Phillipsburg High School
200 Hillcrest Blvd
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Phillipsburg School District
Sts Philip & James School
137 Roseberry St
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Busy Bees Learning Center
205 Strykers Rd
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bright Horizons
424 State Route 57
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Phillipsburg Christian Academy
300 Cromwell St
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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