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ZIP Code 08824

Primary City:Kendall Park, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (9:32pm)
Coordinates:40.42, -74.55
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08824

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08824. 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 08824. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08824, 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:
Kendall Park, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08824 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08824 is located in central 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 08824 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 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 08824 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,115
Population Density 3,124 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,002
Median Home Value $396,300
Land Area 3.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,935
Median Household Income $117,863

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5282289571
5-9478464942
10-145955621,157
15-19487496983
20-24274265539
25-29200194394
30-34185268453
35-39405481886
40-445065551,061
45-495886481,236
50-545965851,181
55-59391370761
60-64295296591
65-69210248458
70-74149154303
75-79109176285
80-848594179
85 Plus4392135

Gender

 Male 5,878 49%
 Female 6,237 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,495 61.9%
 Black Or African American 621 5.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.2%
 Asian 3,609 29.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 110 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 259 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-246511
25-3414464208
35-4486674940
45-541,178591,237
55-6472653779
65-7437539414
75-8422037257
85 Plus553489

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,936 75%
 Single Guardian 394 10%
 Singles 506 13%
 Singles With Roommate 99 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,044 52%
 Households with Kids 1,891 48%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1474491
26161122
36763130
46980149
57491165
69696192
79987186
810391194
910699205
10119122241
11118110228
12113121234
13118111229
1412798225
15116143259
16132111243
17114118232
188077157
19454792
205859117

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08824 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08824 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 08824 real estate data, the median home value of $396,300 is extremely 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 08824. Rentals in 08824 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 08824 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,111 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,817 70%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 753 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 365 9%
 Households Vacant 67 2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 18 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 179 42%
 2 Bedroom 48 11%
 3+ Bedroom 196 46%
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 $117,863 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08824 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. Residents in ZIP code 08824 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 08824. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 4,673 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,823 20%
 No Earnings 2,794 30%
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 4,673 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,823 20%
 No Earnings 2,794 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,326 87%
 Public transportation 547 9%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 74 1%
 Worked at Home 147 2%
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 176 4%
 High School Graduate 1,254 31%
 Associate's degree 298 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,283 32%
 Master's degree 707 18%
 Professional school degree 169 4%
 Doctorate degree 151 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,626 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 229 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 219 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08824

ZIP Code 08824 is in the South Brunswick Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08824.

Brunswick Acres Elementary School
41 Kory Dr
Kendall Park, NJ 08824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Brunswick Public Schools
Cambridge Elementary School
35 Cambridge Rd
Kendall Park, NJ 08824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Brunswick Public Schools
Constable Elementary School
29 Constable Rd
Kendall Park, NJ 08824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Brunswick Public Schools
Greenbrook Elementary School
23 Roberts St
Kendall Park, NJ 08824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Brunswick Public Schools

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