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ZIP Code 08102

Primary City:Camden, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Camden County
Timezone: Eastern (7:15am)
Area code: 856 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.95, -75.12
ZIP (~1600 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08102

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08102. 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 08102. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08102, 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:
Camden, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08102 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08102 is located in west New Jersey and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 08102 are primarily other race. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08102 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,565
Population Density 7,951 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,824
Median Home Value $90,100
Land Area 0.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,487
Median Household Income $18,696

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5295289584
5-9286263549
10-14230254484
15-19345366711
20-24473436909
25-29292291583
30-34223255478
35-39197203400
40-44261235496
45-49218246464
50-54220241461
55-59188228416
60-64172170342
65-69103115218
70-7478106184
75-795973132
80-84315283
85 Plus215071

Gender

 Male 3,692 49%
 Female 3,873 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,702 22.5%
 Black Or African American 2,651 35.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 63 0.8%
 Asian 79 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 2,755 36.4%
 Two Or More Races 312 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2416203219
25-3481346427
35-44124314438
45-54154343497
55-64150329479
65-74107154261
75-847458132
85 Plus102434

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 434 17%
 Single Guardian 994 40%
 Singles 838 34%
 Singles With Roommate 221 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,566 63%
 Households with Kids 921 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16862130
24062102
36457121
45855113
56460124
65559114
7554398
85256108
96045105
105449103
11415596
12425496
13514798
14424991
15445498
165150101
176258120
187699175
19112105217
209595190

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08102 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 08102 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 08102 real estate data, the median home value of $90,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08102 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08102 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08102 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,805 90%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 74 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 173 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 423 6%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 90 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 312 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 404 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,771 63%
 Households Vacant 337 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 190 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 11 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 118 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 250 14%
 1 Bedroom 466 27%
 2 Bedroom 483 28%
 3+ Bedroom 543 31%
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 $18,696 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08102 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. ZIP code 08102 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 08102 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 08102 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 1,243 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,144 20%
 No Earnings 3,245 58%
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 1,243 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,144 20%
 No Earnings 3,245 58%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,134 65%
 Public transportation 271 16%
 Taxicab 30 2%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 196 11%
 Worked at Home 109 6%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 763 42.4%
 High School Graduate 897 49.9%
 Associate's degree 67 3.7%
 Bachelor's degree 63 3.5%
 Master's degree 5 0.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,356 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 81 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 96 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08102

ZIP Code 08102 is in the Leap Academy University Charter School. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08102.

Leap Academy University Charter School
549 Cooper St
Camden, NJ 08102
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Leap Academy University Charter School
Environment Community Opportunity (eco) Charter Sc
817 Carpenter St
Camden, NJ 08102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Environment Community Opportunity (Eco) Charter School District
Pyne Poynt Middle School
800 Erie St
Camden, NJ 08102
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Camden City Public Schools
Cooper'S Poynt Family School
201 State St
Camden, NJ 08102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Camden City Public Schools
Rafael Cordero Molina Elementary School
601 Vine St
Camden, NJ 08102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Camden City Public Schools
Holy Name School
700 N 5th St
Camden, NJ 08102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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