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ZIP Code 08848

Primary City:Milford, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Hunterdon County
Timezone: Eastern (10:54am)
Coordinates:40.59, -75.10
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08848

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08848. 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 08848. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08848, 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:
Milford, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08848 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08848 is located in northwest 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 08848 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08848 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,435
Population Density 253 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,317
Median Home Value $370,500
Land Area 33.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,156
Median Household Income $102,852

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5207180387
5-9257248505
10-14347350697
15-19330297627
20-24202171373
25-29131117248
30-34166165331
35-39210227437
40-44318333651
45-49412463875
50-54369430799
55-59360332692
60-64293295588
65-69216229445
70-74129124253
75-7999115214
80-8472104176
85 Plus5285137

Gender

 Male 4,170 49%
 Female 4,265 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,207 97.3%
 Black Or African American 85 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 68 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 47 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24111526
25-3414558203
35-4445871529
45-5480888896
55-6467064734
65-7441037447
75-8421225237
85 Plus741084

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,109 67%
 Single Guardian 305 10%
 Singles 597 19%
 Singles With Roommate 145 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,039 65%
 Households with Kids 1,117 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1492877
2373774
3454287
4374077
5435295
6444185
7463985
85961120
96555120
107367140
116675141
126959128
136574139
147475149
157768145
167060130
179384177
184858106
19422769
20382967

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08848 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 08848 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 08848 real estate data, the median home value of $370,500 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 08848. Rentals in 08848 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08848 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,429 99.9%
 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 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,071 62%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 717 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 368 11%
 Households Vacant 161 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 27 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 1%
 1 Bedroom 83 27%
 2 Bedroom 131 43%
 3+ Bedroom 90 29%
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 $102,852 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08848 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. In 08848 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,977 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,857 28%
 No Earnings 1,888 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 2,977 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,857 28%
 No Earnings 1,888 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,989 92%
 Public transportation 53 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 49 1%
 Worked at Home 248 6%
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 126 4%
 High School Graduate 1,525 51%
 Associate's degree 107 4%
 Bachelor's degree 792 27%
 Master's degree 312 10%
 Professional school degree 34 1%
 Doctorate degree 77 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,508 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 142 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08848

ZIP Code 08848 is in the Holland Township School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08848.

Holland Township Elementary School
714 Milford Warren Glen Rd
Milford, NJ 08848
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Holland Township School District
Milford School
7 Hillside Ave
Milford, NJ 08848
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milford Boro School District

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