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ZIP Code 08857

Primary City:Old Bridge, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (11:08am)
Coordinates:40.40, -74.33
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 08857

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 08857. 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 08857. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 08857, 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:
Old Bridge, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 08857 ZIP Code

ZIP code 08857 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 08857 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 extremely 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 08857 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,898
Population Density 1,645 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,997
Median Home Value $348,400
Land Area 24.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,505
Median Household Income $92,725

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1411,1502,291
5-91,2411,2372,478
10-141,3701,2262,596
15-191,3731,2612,634
20-241,1471,0832,230
25-291,1881,2062,394
30-341,2341,2742,508
35-391,3741,4572,831
40-441,4961,5713,067
45-491,7371,8423,579
50-541,6581,7553,413
55-591,3141,3812,695
60-641,0791,1812,260
65-697308291,559
70-744936311,124
75-793906181,008
80-84267415682
85 Plus162387549

Gender

 Male 19,394 49%
 Female 20,504 51%
Gender

Race

 White 30,298 75.9%
 Black Or African American 2,205 5.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 76 0.2%
 Asian 5,305 13.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 1,087 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 918 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2434175209
25-348719981,869
35-442,1928183,010
45-542,8839003,783
55-642,2295922,821
65-741,1533921,545
75-84658327985
85 Plus146137283

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,566 59%
 Single Guardian 1,977 14%
 Singles 3,296 23%
 Singles With Roommate 666 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,252 64%
 Households with Kids 5,253 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1219232451
2204227431
3236237473
4251244495
5247242489
6236258494
7240233473
8252248500
9266256522
10246243489
11272249521
12268234502
13270239509
14314261575
15291267558
16317282599
17293274567
18243233476
19229205434
20216198414

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 08857 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 08857 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 08857 real estate data, the median home value of $348,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 08857 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 08857 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 08857 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,558 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 241 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 99 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,056 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,110 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,339 29%
 Households Vacant 492 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 208 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 111 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 91 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 74 2%
 1 Bedroom 2,497 55%
 2 Bedroom 1,553 34%
 3+ Bedroom 443 10%
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 $92,725 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 08857 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. ZIP code 08857 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 08857. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 15,422 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,349 23%
 No Earnings 9,832 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 15,422 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,349 23%
 No Earnings 9,832 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,701 81.6%
 Public transportation 2,170 10.6%
 Taxicab 33 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 390 1.9%
 Worked at Home 1,176 5.7%
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 1,200 9%
 High School Graduate 6,536 48%
 Associate's degree 1,046 8%
 Bachelor's degree 3,153 23%
 Master's degree 1,266 9%
 Professional school degree 281 2%
 Doctorate degree 131 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,467 74.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,344 18.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 577 7.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 08857

ZIP Code 08857 is in the Old Bridge Township School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 08857.

William A. Miller Elementary School
2 Old Matawan Rd
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Old Bridge Township School District
Alan B. Shepard Elementary School
33 Bushnell Rd
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Old Bridge Township School District
Carl Sandburg Middle School
3439 Route 516
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Old Bridge Township School District
James A. Mcdivitt Elementary School
1 Manny Martin Way
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Old Bridge Township School District
Jonas Salk Middle School
155 West Greystone Rd
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Old Bridge Township School District
M. Scott Carpenter Elementary School
One Par Ave
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Old Bridge Township School District
Raymond E. Voorhees Elementary School
11 Liberty St
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Old Bridge Township School District
Southwood Elementary School
64 Southwood Dr
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Old Bridge Township School District
Virgil I. Grissom Elementary School
One Sims Ave
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Old Bridge Township School District
Walter M. Schirra Elementary School
One Awn St
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Old Bridge Township School District
St Thomas the Apostle School
333 State Route 18
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Ambrose School
81 Throckmorton Ln
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kids Count Child Center
1308 Englishtown Rd Ste 1
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kindercare Learning Center
83 Ferry Rd
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Calvary Christian School
123 White Oak Ln
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Goddard School of Old Bridge II
1480 Englishtown Rd
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Apple Hill Academy Learning Center
2500 Us Highway 9
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Good Shepherd Childrens Center
3139 Highway 516
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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