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ZIP Code 08215

Post Office City:Egg Harbor City, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Atlantic County
Timezone: Eastern (3:15pm)
Area code: 609 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.6, -74.6
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08215

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 08215. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 08215 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Egg Harbor City, NJ
Acceptable:
Egg Harbor Cy, Egg Hbr City
Unacceptable:
Devonshire, Egg Harbor, Germania, Green Bank, Lower Bank, South Egg Harbor, Weekstown

Stats and Demographics for the 08215 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08215 is located in southern New Jersey and covers a slightly higher 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 08215 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 08215 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,442
Population Density 116 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,624
Median Home Value $236,000
Land Area 115.85 sq mi
Water Area 3.58 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,199
Median Household Income $56,932

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5376367743
5-9399361760
10-14462427889
15-19478448926
20-24437402839
25-29365373738
30-34364347711
35-39380378758
40-44418481899
45-495466211,167
50-546205891,209
55-59464490954
60-64417402819
65-69311306617
70-74211244455
75-79154219373
80-84126193319
85 Plus86180266

Gender

 Male 6,614 49%
 Female 6,828 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,667 79.4%
 Black Or African American 1,357 10.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.3%
 Asian 299 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 731 5.4%
 Two Or More Races 346 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-242590115
25-34294250544
35-44557269826
45-541,0312921,323
55-648161941,010
65-74560165725
75-84307157464
85 Plus14052192

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,526 49%
 Single Guardian 1,001 19%
 Singles 1,347 26%
 Singles With Roommate 325 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,539 68%
 Households with Kids 1,660 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18258140
28288170
36889157
47374147
56276138
67362135
78074154
88676162
99873171
109481175
118875163
129284176
138282164
14106105211
1510398201
169897195
1711498212
189077167
197378151
209892190

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08215 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08215 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 08215 real estate data, the median home value of $236,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 08215. Rentals in 08215 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 08215 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,396 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 20 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 26 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,585 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,145 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,469 26%
 Households Vacant 425 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 141 33.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1.9%
 For Sale Only 77 18.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 79 18.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 110 25.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 396 34%
 2 Bedroom 370 32%
 3+ Bedroom 396 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 $56,932 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08215 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. Most commuters in 08215 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.

For more information, see Egg Harbor City, NJ transportation.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,887 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,438 30%
 No Earnings 4,124 36%
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 3,887 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,438 30%
 No Earnings 4,124 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,409 89%
 Public transportation 276 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 217 4%
 Worked at Home 155 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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 1,338 15%
 High School Graduate 5,248 57%
 Associate's degree 604 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,335 15%
 Master's degree 498 5%
 Professional school degree 84 1%
 Doctorate degree 90 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,005 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 402 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 266 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08215

ZIP Code 08215 is in the following school districts: Egg Harbor City School District, Galloway Township Public Schools, Washington Township School District, Office of Education Juvenile Justice Commission School District, Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District, and Private. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08215.

Charles L. Spragg School
601 Buffalo Ave
Egg Harbor City, NJ 08215
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Egg Harbor City School District
Egg Harbor City Community School
730 Havana Avenue
Egg Harbor City, NJ 08215
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Egg Harbor City School District
Pomona Preschool
400 S Genoa Avenue
Egg Harbor, NJ 08215
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Galloway Township Public Schools
Washington Twp. - Green Bank School
2434 Route 563
Egg Harbor, NJ 08215
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washington Township School District
Atlantic County Juv Det Center
800 Buffalo Avenue
Egg Harbor City, NJ 08215
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Office of Education Juvenile Justice Commission School District
Southern Rgc
800a Buffalo Ave
Egg Harbor, NJ 08215
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Office of Education Juvenile Justice Commission School District
Cedar Creek High School
1701 New York Ave.
Egg Harbor City, NJ 08215
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District
The Pilgrim Academy
301 West Moss Mill Road
Egg Harbor City, NJ 08215
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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