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ZIP Code 08203

Primary City:Brigantine, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Atlantic County
Timezone: Eastern (7:15am)
Coordinates:39.43, -74.38
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08203

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08203. 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 08203. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08203, 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:
Brigantine, NJ
Unacceptable:
Brigantine City

Stats and Demographics for the 08203 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08203 is located in southeast 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 08203 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08203 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,454
Population Density 1,465 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,226
Median Home Value $383,400
Land Area 6.45 sq mi
Water Area 6.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,296
Median Household Income $64,516

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5195184379
5-9225196421
10-14242212454
15-19256224480
20-24251258509
25-29282302584
30-34213181394
35-39209228437
40-44260306566
45-49374399773
50-54446420866
55-59387407794
60-64358382740
65-69321332653
70-74247269516
75-79185219404
80-84100157257
85 Plus65162227

Gender

 Male 4,616 49%
 Female 4,838 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,256 87.3%
 Black Or African American 275 2.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.2%
 Asian 446 4.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 237 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 220 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2415108123
25-3488344432
35-44226293519
45-54650345995
55-64682217899
65-74611117728
75-8437979458
85 Plus10438142

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,860 43%
 Single Guardian 661 15%
 Singles 1,419 33%
 Singles With Roommate 356 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,408 79%
 Households with Kids 888 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1343569
2433477
3383371
4443781
5504292
6323971
7484391
8414384
9542983
10413677
11493483
12524597
135347100
14475097
156142103
16494190
175448102
185251103
19404282
20534396

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08203 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 08203 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 08203 real estate data, the median home value of $383,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 08203 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08203 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,450 100.0%
 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 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,788 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 967 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,541 17%
 Households Vacant 4,930 53%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 304 6.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 0.3%
 For Sale Only 166 3.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4,234 85.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 194 3.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 236 16.7%
 2 Bedroom 713 50.4%
 3+ Bedroom 458 32.4%
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 $64,516 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 08203 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. More commuters in 08203 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,083 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,297 28%
 No Earnings 2,913 35%
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 3,083 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,297 28%
 No Earnings 2,913 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,034 86%
 Public transportation 348 7%
 Taxicab 39 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 2%
 Worked at Home 193 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 213 6%
 High School Graduate 1,693 49%
 Associate's degree 283 8%
 Bachelor's degree 873 26%
 Master's degree 116 3%
 Professional school degree 90 3%
 Doctorate degree 154 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 813 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 164 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 120 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08203

ZIP Code 08203 is in the Brigantine Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08203.

Brigantine Elementary School
301 East Evans Blvd
Brigantine, NJ 08203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brigantine Public Schools
Brigantine North Middle School
301 East Evans Blvd
Brigantine, NJ 08203
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brigantine Public Schools

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