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ZIP Code 08720

Post Office City:Allenwood, NJ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Monmouth County
Timezone: Eastern (6:21pm)
Coordinates:40.13, -74.11
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08720

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Primary/preferred city:
Allenwood, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08720 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08720 is located in eastern 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 08720 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08720 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 843
Population Density 602 people per sq mi
Housing Units 250
Median Home Value $448,300
Land Area 1.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 245
Median Household Income $104,310

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 50

Under 5181533
85 Plus125769


 Male 395 47%
 Female 448 53%


 White 823 97.6%
 Black Or African American 4 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 8 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.5%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus606

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 181 74%
 Single Guardian 21 9%
 Singles 35 14%
 Singles With Roommate 8 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 150 61%
 Households with Kids 95 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08720 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 08720 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 08720 real estate data, the median home value of $448,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 08720. Rentals in 08720 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08720 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 725 86%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 118 14%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 167 67%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 65 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 13 5%
 Households Vacant 5 2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 60%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 54 100%
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 $104,310 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08720 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 08720 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. More commuters in 08720 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 285 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 198 25%
 No Earnings 299 38%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 285 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 198 25%
 No Earnings 299 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 364 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 55 13%
 Worked at Home 15 3%
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.

For more information, see Allenwood, NJ public school enrollment.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 29 5%
 High School Graduate 292 49%
 Associate's degree 45 8%
 Bachelor's degree 146 24%
 Master's degree 69 12%
 Professional school degree 8 1%
 Doctorate degree 9 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 180 64%
 Enrolled in Private School 45 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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