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ZIP Code 08852

Primary City:Monmouth Junction, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (6:37pm)
Coordinates:40.39, -74.54
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08852

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08852. 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 08852. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08852, 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:
Monmouth Junction, NJ
Acceptable:
Monmouth Jct

Stats and Demographics for the 08852 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08852 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 08852 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 08852 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,220
Population Density 1,224 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,492
Median Home Value $371,400
Land Area 14.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,136
Median Household Income $102,950

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55445691,113
5-97856851,470
10-147667061,472
15-195755801,155
20-24355382737
25-29410568978
30-345267231,249
35-397468371,583
40-448518311,682
45-497927811,573
50-546526591,311
55-59449516965
60-64319347666
65-69214238452
70-74158152310
75-7999112211
80-846994163
85 Plus4585130

Gender

 Male 8,355 49%
 Female 8,865 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,001 46.5%
 Black Or African American 1,694 9.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.2%
 Asian 6,725 39.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 250 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 512 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24225476
25-34369588957
35-441,1226341,756
45-541,3533601,713
55-64796189985
65-7430090390
75-8412572197
85 Plus422062

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,725 61%
 Single Guardian 788 13%
 Singles 1,364 22%
 Singles With Roommate 259 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,258 53%
 Households with Kids 2,878 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
19993192
2103127230
3119121240
4128113241
5166139305
6152132284
7146144290
8150132282
9171138309
10152161313
11140148288
12171124295
13141134275
14162139301
15154136290
16129146275
17135135270
188499183
197364137
207672148

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08852 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 08852 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 08852 real estate data, the median home value of $371,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08852 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08852 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08852 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,168 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 51 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,328 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 801 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,007 31%
 Households Vacant 356 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 209 59%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 52 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 759 36%
 2 Bedroom 1,059 50%
 3+ Bedroom 280 13%
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 $102,950 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08852 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 08852 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 08852. 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 6,756 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,950 22%
 No Earnings 3,683 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 6,756 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,950 22%
 No Earnings 3,683 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,940 90.8%
 Public transportation 594 6.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 44 0.5%
 Worked at Home 154 1.8%
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 362 6%
 High School Graduate 1,463 26%
 Associate's degree 249 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,034 36%
 Master's degree 1,149 20%
 Professional school degree 155 3%
 Doctorate degree 269 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,443 84.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 449 11.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 162 4.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08852

ZIP Code 08852 is in the South Brunswick Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08852.

Crossroads North Middle School
635 Georges Rd
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Brunswick Public Schools
Brooks Crossing Elementary School
50 Deans Hall Rd
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Brunswick Public Schools
Crossroads South Middle School
195 Major Rd
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Brunswick Public Schools
Monmouth Junction Elementary School
630 Ridge Rd
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Brunswick Public Schools
South Brunswick High School
750 Ridge Rd
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Brunswick Public Schools
Noor-Ul-Iman School
4145 Us Highway 1
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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