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ZIP Code 08221

Primary City:Linwood, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Atlantic County
Timezone: Eastern (3:05pm)
Coordinates:39.34, -74.57
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08221

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08221. 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 08221. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08221, 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:
Linwood, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08221 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08221 is located in south 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 08221 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 08221 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,092
Population Density 1,820 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,798
Median Home Value $322,000
Land Area 3.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,653
Median Household Income $88,214

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5176147323
5-9248217465
10-14291279570
15-19288289577
20-24130120250
25-299493187
30-34106108214
35-39158198356
40-44226294520
45-49272339611
50-54357351708
55-59276267543
60-64246237483
65-69140164304
70-74112145257
75-7989117206
80-8472169241
85 Plus80197277

Gender

 Male 3,361 47%
 Female 3,731 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,608 93.2%
 Black Or African American 69 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 269 3.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 38 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 103 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2413417
25-3410143144
35-4436952421
45-5464942691
55-6455235587
65-7431025335
75-8425245297
85 Plus9665161

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,598 60%
 Single Guardian 361 14%
 Singles 610 23%
 Singles With Roommate 84 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,712 65%
 Households with Kids 941 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1283159
2402969
3442468
4364480
5373370
6455196
7534194
85547102
95845103
104762109
117137108
125058108
136161122
146261123
157266138
166178139
176365128
186053113
19322759
20232245

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08221 has a small 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 08221 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1980s. Looking at 08221 real estate data, the median home value of $322,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08221 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08221 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08221 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,957 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 127 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,614 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 728 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 311 11%
 Households Vacant 145 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 25 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 43 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 54 17%
 1 Bedroom 16 5%
 2 Bedroom 97 30%
 3+ Bedroom 157 48%
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 $88,214 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08221 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. More commuters in 08221 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,147 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,821 33%
 No Earnings 1,567 28%
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 2,147 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,821 33%
 No Earnings 1,567 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,095 91%
 Public transportation 64 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 114 3%
 Worked at Home 146 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 160 6%
 High School Graduate 935 38%
 Associate's degree 119 5%
 Bachelor's degree 732 30%
 Master's degree 237 10%
 Professional school degree 209 8%
 Doctorate degree 77 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,216 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 190 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 115 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08221

ZIP Code 08221 is in the Linwood City School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08221.

Belhaven Middle School
51 Belhaven Ave
Linwood, NJ 08221
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Linwood City School District
Seaview Elementary School
2013 Wabash Ave
Linwood, NJ 08221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Linwood City School District
Mainland Regional High School
1301 Oak Ave
Linwood, NJ 08221
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mainland Regional High School District
Creative Learning Pre School
515 Hamilton Ave
Linwood, NJ 08221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gospel of Grace Christian School
2115 New Rd
Linwood, NJ 08221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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