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ZIP Code 08755

Primary City:Toms River, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Ocean County
Timezone: Eastern (12:12am)
Area code: 732 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.00, -74.23
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08755

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08755. 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 08755. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08755, 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:
Toms River, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08755 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08755 is located in east 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 08755 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08755 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,302
Population Density 1,588 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,526
Median Home Value $283,900
Land Area 15.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,886
Median Household Income $68,109

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55605871,147
5-96827371,419
10-148568391,695
15-198027481,550
20-245795981,177
25-295055681,073
30-345115531,064
35-396027221,324
40-448609651,825
45-499381,0181,956
50-549049941,898
55-597358481,583
60-647407711,511
65-695356961,231
70-745017301,231
75-795477971,344
80-845356981,233
85 Plus3516901,041

Gender

 Male 11,743 46%
 Female 13,559 54%
Gender

Race

 White 22,069 87.2%
 Black Or African American 961 3.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.2%
 Asian 1,364 5.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 469 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 395 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243190121
25-34504252756
35-441,2802761,556
45-541,7592662,025
55-641,5851321,717
65-741,350871,437
75-841,559931,652
85 Plus430192622

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,360 54%
 Single Guardian 1,373 14%
 Singles 2,736 28%
 Singles With Roommate 417 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,028 71%
 Households with Kids 2,858 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1121110231
2125112237
3100127227
4120125245
5114157271
6133170303
7133114247
8161145306
9141151292
10182160342
11168145313
12156171327
13165165330
14185198383
15167169336
16187162349
17177181358
18153127280
19118109227
20122125247

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08755 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08755 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 08755 real estate data, the median home value of $283,900 is 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 08755. Rentals in 08755 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08755 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,622 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 31 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 638 2.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,198 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,300 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,388 13%
 Households Vacant 640 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 195 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 176 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 116 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 115 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 79 6%
 1 Bedroom 195 15%
 2 Bedroom 773 58%
 3+ Bedroom 277 21%
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 $68,109 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08755 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 08755 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,523 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,822 23%
 No Earnings 8,496 41%
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 7,523 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,822 23%
 No Earnings 8,496 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,092 94.1%
 Public transportation 188 1.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 29 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 113 1.1%
 Worked at Home 305 2.8%
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 865 10%
 High School Graduate 4,137 50%
 Associate's degree 445 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,019 24%
 Master's degree 463 6%
 Professional school degree 286 3%
 Doctorate degree 134 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,728 76.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 885 18.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 279 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08755

ZIP Code 08755 is in the Toms River Regional School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08755.

Joseph A. Citta Elementary School
2050 Lakewood Rd
Toms River, NJ 08755
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Toms River Regional School District
Dover Country Day School
1172 Church Rd
Toms River, NJ 08755
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Grace & Peace Academy
1563 Old Freehold Rd
Toms River, NJ 08755
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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