Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 07801

Primary City:Dover, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Morris County
Timezone: Eastern (7:49pm)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.89, -74.55
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07801

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07801. 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 07801. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07801, 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:
Dover, NJ
Unacceptable:
Victory Gardens

Stats and Demographics for the 07801 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07801 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 07801 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 slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07801 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,386
Population Density 2,591 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,495
Median Home Value $287,800
Land Area 9.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,133
Median Household Income $62,992

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58648251,689
5-97967601,556
10-147887161,504
15-198777641,641
20-241,0037971,800
25-291,1869062,092
30-341,1309252,055
35-391,0309081,938
40-441,1349342,068
45-491,0481,0062,054
50-548669221,788
55-597147111,425
60-645465671,113
65-69377439816
70-74235350585
75-79192286478
80-84151227378
85 Plus111295406

Gender

 Male 13,048 51%
 Female 12,338 49%
Gender

Race

 White 17,531 69.1%
 Black Or African American 1,628 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 138 0.5%
 Asian 972 3.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 4,121 16.2%
 Two Or More Races 987 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2422203225
25-343599291,288
35-448369611,797
45-541,0818501,931
55-648624951,357
65-74543268811
75-84360151511
85 Plus15756213

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,864 48%
 Single Guardian 1,915 24%
 Singles 1,802 22%
 Singles With Roommate 552 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,919 60%
 Households with Kids 3,214 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1166148314
2195174369
3178167345
4156166322
5165175340
6128158286
7182147329
8167134301
9154146300
10163145308
11140155295
12156146302
13171129300
14158141299
15156146302
16167182349
17187157344
18177131308
19190148338
20201141342

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07801 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07801 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 07801 real estate data, the median home value of $287,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07801 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07801 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ 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 07801 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,097 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 155 0.6%
 Other Institutional 25 0.1%
 College Student Housing 14 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 95 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,202 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,018 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,913 46%
 Households Vacant 362 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 144 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 4%
 For Sale Only 82 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 163 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,309 32%
 2 Bedroom 1,219 30%
 3+ Bedroom 1,375 34%
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 $62,992 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07801 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 07801 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 07801 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,907 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,346 30%
 No Earnings 4,689 22%
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 9,907 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,346 30%
 No Earnings 4,689 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,742 88%
 Public transportation 467 3%
 Taxicab 298 2%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 726 5%
 Worked at Home 213 1%
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 2,516 27.9%
 High School Graduate 4,595 51.0%
 Associate's degree 419 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,102 12.2%
 Master's degree 257 2.9%
 Professional school degree 49 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 67 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,293 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 298 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 362 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07801

ZIP Code 07801 is in the Dover Public School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07801.

Academy Street Elementary School
14 Academy St
Dover, NJ 07801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dover Public School District
East Dover Elementary School
302 East McFarlan St
Dover, NJ 07801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dover Public School District
North Dover Elementary School
51 Highland Ave
Dover, NJ 07801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dover Public School District
Birchwood Elementary School
1 Art St
Dover, NJ 07801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockaway Township School District
Dennis B O'Brien Elementary School
16 Mineral Spring Dr
Dover, NJ 07801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockaway Township School District
Dover Middle School
302 East McFarlan St
Dover, NJ 07801
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Dover Public School District
Dover High School
100 Grace St
Dover, NJ 07801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dover Public School District

Nearby ZIP Codes