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ZIP Code 08005

Primary City:Barnegat, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Ocean County
Timezone: Eastern (11:55am)
Coordinates:39.8, -74.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08005

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08005. 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 08005. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08005, 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:
Barnegat, NJ
Unacceptable:
Barnegat Township, Warren Grove

Stats and Demographics for the 08005 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08005 is located in east 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 08005 are primarily white. The number of seniors 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 08005 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,448
Population Density 474 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,866
Median Home Value $258,300
Land Area 47.36 sq mi
Water Area 1.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,716
Median Household Income $63,295

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55865471,133
5-96246141,238
10-147037021,405
15-197576831,440
20-245555091,064
25-295245151,039
30-345435411,084
35-395636311,194
40-446687161,384
45-497588191,577
50-546607661,426
55-596177641,381
60-647879711,758
65-697689551,723
70-746617401,401
75-794935381,031
80-84306384690
85 Plus177303480

Gender

 Male 10,750 48%
 Female 11,698 52%
Gender

Race

 White 20,663 92.0%
 Black Or African American 694 3.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.2%
 Asian 381 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 270 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 403 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-244477121
25-34502252754
35-441,0192591,278
45-541,4132001,613
55-641,6001141,714
65-741,772601,832
75-841,069601,129
85 Plus25124275

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,332 61%
 Single Guardian 1,132 13%
 Singles 1,892 22%
 Singles With Roommate 360 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,257 72%
 Households with Kids 2,459 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1123107230
2112122234
3116106222
4129106235
5122118240
6116111227
7137120257
8113114227
9136151287
10146139285
11130140270
12153160313
13138136274
14136127263
15173153326
16142138280
17164137301
18151144295
19127111238
20120107227

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08005 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 08005 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 08005 real estate data, the median home value of $258,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08005 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08005 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08005 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,330 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 109 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,983 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,687 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,046 11%
 Households Vacant 1,150 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 72 6.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.4%
 For Sale Only 185 16.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 52 4.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 683 59.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 153 13.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 248 26%
 2 Bedroom 287 30%
 3+ Bedroom 429 45%
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 $63,295 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08005 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. 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 08005. 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 6,660 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,058 22%
 No Earnings 7,856 42%
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 6,660 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,058 22%
 No Earnings 7,856 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,811 93%
 Public transportation 244 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 121 1%
 Worked at Home 280 3%
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 899 12.1%
 High School Graduate 4,127 55.4%
 Associate's degree 468 6.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,294 17.4%
 Master's degree 565 7.6%
 Professional school degree 87 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,380 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 311 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 281 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08005

ZIP Code 08005 is in the Barnegat Township School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08005.

Robert L. Horbelt Elementary School
104 Burr St
Barnegat, NJ 08005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Barnegat Township School District
Joseph T. Donahue Elementary School
200 Bengal Blvd
Barnegat, NJ 08005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Barnegat Township School District
Lillian M. Dunfee Elementary
128 Barnegat Blvd
Barnegat, NJ 08005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Barnegat Township School District
Cecil S Collins Elementary
570 Barnegat Blvd North
Barnegat, NJ 08005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Barnegat Township School District
Russell O. Brackman Middle School
600 Barnegat Blvd North
Barnegat, NJ 08005
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Barnegat Township School District
Barnegat High School
180 Bengal Blvd
Barnegat, NJ 08005
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Barnegat Township School District

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