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ZIP Code 08732

Post Office City:Island Heights, NJ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Ocean County
Timezone: Eastern (4:42am)
Coordinates:39.94, -74.15
ZIP (~1500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08732

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 08732. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 08732 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:
Island Heights, NJ
Island Hgts

Stats and Demographics for the 08732 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08732 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 08732 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08732 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,484
Population Density 2,738 people per sq mi
Housing Units 751
Median Home Value $401,500
Land Area 0.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 611
Median Household Income $74,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 5402969
85 Plus161834


 Male 711 48%
 Female 773 52%


 White 1,421 95.8%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 21 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 30 2.0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus26127

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 345 56%
 Single Guardian 92 15%
 Singles 135 22%
 Singles With Roommate 39 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 449 73%
 Households with Kids 162 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08732 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08732 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 08732 real estate data, the median home value of $401,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 08732. Rentals in 08732 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08732 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Island Heights, NJ rent prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,484 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 368 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 162 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 81 11%
 Households Vacant 140 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 19 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 91 65%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 15%
 2 Bedroom 12 17%
 3+ Bedroom 48 68%
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 $74,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 08732 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 08732 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 416 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 399 30%
 No Earnings 529 39%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 416 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 399 30%
 No Earnings 529 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 593 87%
 Public transportation 15 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 4%
 Worked at Home 47 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 08732 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 28 2%
 High School Graduate 476 41%
 Associate's degree 124 11%
 Bachelor's degree 331 29%
 Master's degree 131 11%
 Professional school degree 53 5%
 Doctorate degree 17 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 202 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08732

ZIP Code 08732 is in the Island Heights School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08732.

Island Heights Elementary School
115 Summit Ave
Island Heights, NJ 08732
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Island Heights School District

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